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My name is Holly and I have been Registered Professional In-Home Healthcare Provider for 19 Years! Mainly focusing on Geriatrics, Mobility Issues, Alzheimer's, Sundowner Syndrome, Dementia, Senility, Cardiomyopathy, CHF, Atrial Fibrillation, Tachycardia, Cardiac Implants, Heart Attack Recovery, Renal Failure, Dialysis, Stroke, High and Low Blood Pressure, Diabetes, Cancer, Respiratory Diseases, Fall Risks, Respite Care, Palliative Care and End of Life Care. I pride myself on being a hardworking, trustworthy, very well educated and DEPENDABLE PROFESSIONAL. As such, I have an abundance of deeply heartfelt compassion, true companionship, emotional and physical support to offer you or your loved one. I treat each and every patient like a member of my family. Regarding daily living, I assist with, or do on my own, anything the patient needs. Including, but not limited to; showering, bathing, sponge baths, grooming, assist with toileting, diaper changes, catheters, dressing, changing pads or bags ,laundering towels, clothing, bedding and folding them. Meal preparation, modified diets and hand feeding, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, established exercise routine assistance, all forms of patient transfer: including hoyer lifts, gait belt and slide boards. light housework, laundry and moderate transportation. I am TB tested yearly and up to date on all my vaccinations. List of my most relevant certifications: HEALTHCARE PROVIDER BLS, CPR/AED, ASHA APPROVED CARE PROVIDER, MEDICATION MANAGEMENT, ADVANCED FIRST AID, WOUND/ PRESSURE SORE PREVENTION and CARE, BLOOD BOURNE PATHOGENS, F.A.S.T, RECOGNITION, ALZHEIMERS, DEMENTIA, SUNDOWNER SYNDROME and SENILITY. I am also a Licensed EMT II (Emergency Medical Technician), PHYSICAL THERAPIST. OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST with NEUROLOGICAL THERAPIES STUDIES IN ADVANCED EDUCATION (DEGREES I-VI) and RESPIRATORY DEVICES. FURTHERMORE, I HAVE OVER 30 ADDITIONAL ADVANCED CONTINUING EDUCATIONAL CERTIFICATIONS.
I am a French/African woman. I took care of my grandparents and parents until they passed away. Highly-dependable, nurturing caregiver who has good values, compassionate nature and 8 years extensive experience in providing prompt and friendly care. A warm-hearted individual with good judgment and emotional maturity. Eager to make a difference in client's everyday life. Along with my elderly care training, CPR/AED and First Aid certifications and 8 years of work experience as a caregiver with different private homes, I am eager to leverage my compassion and experience to contribute to your bottom line. Through my past experiences, I acquired skills and abilities highly relevant to the Caregiver position : * Track record of providing assistance to elderly in activities of daily living. * Well-versed in motivating clients to enjoy their independence. * Committed to perform housekeeping tasks; washing clothes and dishes, cleaning bathroom and making beds. * Competent at creating a tidy living environment for clients through sanitation, ventilation, proper lighting and furnishings arrangement. * Adept at implementing care plans provided by the care manager and client's family. * G-tube experience. * 10 (ten) years experience as an Administrative Assistant. * 05 years experience in Alzheimer, Dementia, Parkinson, Stroke, Cancer, Diabetes. * 06 months as a Medical Assistant. SPECIAL SKILLS * Meal Preparation * Ambulation * Transportation * Bath Assistance * Personal Hygiene * Soft and Gentle Massage * Light Housekeeping * Laundry * Record Keeping * Errands Running and Shopping * Communication * Customer Service * Sanitation * Medication reminders and vital signs monitoring procedures * Companion care * Recreational activities