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I became a caregiver to make a difference in the lives of the elderly and kids with special needs. What I like most about being a caregiver is the opportunity it provides to take care of people that are in need of my assistance. The personal achievement that I am most proud of is my certificate in home health, which allows me to care for the people that are in need of my help. I am hardworking, trustworthy, and dependable. flexible, enthusiastic, awesome customer service skills
Because I have a heart for the Elderly and They need Help with what thay cant do for themselves anymore .I Love the joy that I know I can bring to their life and well being.Im the CARING HANDS AND COMPASSIONATE PERSON .IM ALSO PASSIONATE FOR ALL ETHICS . LOVE WORKING WITH PEOPLE ,HAVE A JOY TO HELP OTHERS .HAVE MY OWN TRANSPORTATION CAN START TO WORK AS SOON AS POSSIBLE. I PREFER TO WORK IN THE MORNING OR NIGHT SHIFT .
I grew up taking care of my grand mom, the love and compassion I had taking care of her made chose to be a caregiver. she inspired my work today. I find great joy taking care of the old, disabled and children because of my experience. As Compassionate caregiver and home health aide HHA with 2+ years experience providing in-home patient care. I have consistently maintained client reviews in excess of 94% positive. I Achieved the high end of the pay scale based on client reviews of 96% "excellent." Awarded 100% ratings for punctuality, efficiency, and compassion. Receive regular commendations for efficiency and Provided non-medical home care service to elderly/disabled patients. Focused on personal care, companionship, homemaking, and transportation.Received personal letters from clients and their families thanking me for the quality of my meals, referencing both enjoyability and nutrition.Maintained 100% clean driving record while transporting clients to appointments shopping, and accompanying them to museums and so on
One of the best qualities that I have as a caregiver is a sense of empathy. Whether I'm caring for a small child in a daycare or helping an elderly person recover from surgery, a sense of personal understanding and connection is vital. I understand the elderly may feel vulnerable, scared, confused and uncomfortable, and being able to identify and allay those fears can create a sense of calm and trust for those that I care for. Patience is also vital to the role of caregiver, I'm able to separate myself from potential anger and resentment and not take the situation personally, all while still providing high-quality care services. I can keep calm and soothe them in their time of distress or anxiety and being a a voice of encouragement. I'm reliable because I know that they depend on us and often feel a sense of personal attachment. I'm continually on time, particularly if administering food or medical care. The job of a caregiver is challenging yet rewarding. I do this because I am following a dream of helping others. Providing care to people, who cannot look after themselves, while maintaining their dignity, is an accomplishment in itself. I thrive helping people who cannot help themselves.
I'm a dedicated person that cared for my grandmother while she was bedridden for years. Also I've had several personal clients whom I worked for. It would be my pleasure to be able to share an provide my skills to such families an client's that's looking for the needs of assisting bathing an grooming, errands prepare meals assist with medication reminder, light housekeeping transfer mobility,toileting an excellent communication work skills,outstanding companionship and being a punctual worker that's willing to achieve putting a smile on someone's face. All being in the comfort of their own home while allowing them to be at ease. ep on going an not give up.
I am patient, caring, empathy,loving and pay attention to details concerning the privacy of my client. Being a compassionate person attracted my to being a caregiver. When my client is satisfied with my job and has a smile on her/his face. When my client was on her dead bed and her last request was to see her angel and hug her for the last time. When she was asked who the angel is, she said is Jane. As soon as I walked in her room, my client gave me a big hug and a smile, and she said, that's my angel, take care of her.
What makes me a great care giver is my experience. Before becoming a home health aide I too care of my grand mom who was disabled. Helping her through that stage made me think of becoming a nurse so I can have help people like my grandmother. My best part I enjoy in my job is actually making a client happy and safe in their environment which is my priority because a clients comes first.
What makes me a great caregiver is that I am able to find the good in any situation which helps people feel more comfortable and relaxed when stressful situation occur .I became a caregiver because of my grandmother , when u was younger I had to take care of her as she developed alzheimers . I gained temporary hospice care over her as time went on, she forgot how to swallow and to do many other things as time went on .so we decided put a feeding tube in her stomach so that we know she was getting enough food and that's when I learnt how to do G-tube feeding .what I like about being a caregiver is that you learn something new everyday and that everybody needs are different so being patient and actually listen to the person feelings and needs helps them with their daily living
The reason I become a caregiver because I enjoy taking care of the elderly, sick, and handicapped. I enjoy making sure client are safe, healthy, and comfortable and will treat my clients and family members with respect. I started home health aide in 2000 and I have excellent letters of recommendation from clients and my past work history. I am dependable, honest, work well under pressure, I enjoy doing activities with my clients, and playing educational games. I have been during home health aide for eight years and currently working with my current client. I am certified in American Heart Association, Certified in under the DC Board of Nursing in Home Health Aide and also have a certificate in activities assistant. I graduated from Penn Foster Career School for physical therapy aide at www.pennfoster.edu. I am a very good caregiver and to do the best job that I can. God bless You! Have a nice day. I am also a Reiki Level Practitioner 1 and also studying for my Reiki Level 2 and Master Certification. One of the greatest Reiki healing, health benefits is stress reduction and relaxation, which triggers the body's natural healing abilities (immune system), aids in better sleep and improves and maintains health. Reiki also balances the mind and emotions.
I am a caregiver with more than 14 years of experience with seniors and people with special needs. I provide safe, respectful, loving, skilled care towards every one of my patients. I will deliver peace of mind to family members by keeping their loved ones safe while also protecting their independence and preserving their dignity. I give detailed information and pay close attention to my clients and to the families' needs. I have taken care of many people from family members, friends, and clients in facilities to group home members and privately cared for patients. Whatever the needs may be, I strive to go above and beyond my call of duty. Life is a treasure and if I can provide life or encouragement to anyone, or let them know that they are still loved and living with grace and dignity, I am that Angel. Many people lose their independence and feel lost. I can give clients, as well as their families, peace of mind knowing that things will work out fine. I have CPR/First Aid certification, Certified Home Health Aide, Certified Nurses Aide (CNA), Certified Medical Aide (CMA), am a residential counselor, provide individual service/support plans, behavior plans, & have experience with dysphasia, Alzheimer's & Dementia and much more. I have achieved more than 50 certificates and extensive training over the last decade. All families need a break from the worry and stress of caring for loved ones. Please call me to talk about what I can do for your family!
I am Dawn Harvey, a Caregiver in the D.C metropolitan area. I am a compassionate person about my clients and their families. Having been in the field for four years, I've learned that one must be attentive and dependable as you are giving care to someone's life. Aspiring to become a Psychologist, providing homecare gives me the one on one experience to make a difference in someone's life. When I first began my journey in homecare I never imagined I would touch the lives of so many others, creating bonds and memories to last a life time.
I have always longed to help out people since childhood especially the elderly. Just reminding myself that they were once able to do everything by themselves ,drives me to wholeheartedly help them out in their activities of daily living. I want to see them live a better life than I found them . Always living a smile on their faces , bringing back hope of living in their hearts. My personality of being loving, caring , passionate and servanthood spirit are the driving forces which led me to this profession. One of my personal achievements is the fact that I have been able as a CNA to professionally and successfully work in an Assisted living facility on patients with dementia, alzeimers, combative behaviors etc.
I am a very dedicated, compassionate, and well-qualified caregiver with ten years of experience in providing care. I became a caregiver after taking care of my own mother for three years, seeing and experiencing how a caregiver can help and change so much the environment of not only the client, but also the family gave me the inspiration to help more people in the same situation I was in before. Throughout the years, helping my clients and families and seeing them happy, makes me very happy as well.
My name is Kwyaisa Smith , I've been in the healthcare field for about 5 years . I have Hha Experience, Dedicated Aide , Direct Support Professional experience . I have worked in a children's hospital, Assisted living homes and Residential homes . I assist with Adls and hand over hand motion . I have a passion for helping people in need . Seeing them satisfied brings joy to my heart and wants me to coninue my journey Ive Been Sent out on .