Sylvia M.

$17.00 / hr

Astor, FL

About Sylvia

I have always wanted to care for people that needed special care and have done it all my life. I like being a caregiver because I want to give everyone a better quality of life when they cannot provide it themselves.I became a licensed practical nurse . I started working as a nurses aide in 1968 under the supervision of a LPN.I noticed even then the need for caregivers Always.many patients and not enough help,I jumped in and have been doing it ever since I am 67 years young and an active.energetic practicing nurse who just lost a client and is seeking another.

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

  • Bathing
  • Dressing & Grooming
  • Toileting
  • Medication Reminders
  • Meal Prep
  • Transferring & Mobility
  • Housekeeping
  • Companionship

Job Interests

    Caregivers that work non-full-time jobs or irregular shifts can negotiate extra compensation in addition to their standard hourly wage.

    Skills & Expertise

    • Alzheimer's Disease
    • Cardiovascular Disorders
    • Diabetes
    • Gastrointestinal Disorders
    • Hospice Care
    • Neurological Disorders
    • Orthopedic Care
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Post Surgery Recovery
    • Respiratory Disorders
    • Skin Disorders
    • Stroke
    • Senior Care
    • Elder Care
    • Home Care

    Languages

    • English

    Experience & Education

    Private Duty Nurse

    Feb 2011 - Apr 2015
    Marion Georgi
    All persoanl care meal preparation, toileting and mobility assist Patient assessment, transportation to doctors visits, Physical Therapy
    Feb 2011 - Apr 2015

    Private Duty Nurse

    May 2005 - Aug 2011
    James Powell
    Showering, oral hygiene, toileting, assist with ambulation, personal care ,ordering and administering medication, transporting to Dr. appointments, beauty appointments, travel companion and meal preparation and housekeeping,.Physical therapy
    May 2005 - Aug 2011

    D Russell Lee Vocational School, Hamilton, Ohio

    Jun 1991 - Jun 1992
    Jun 1991 - Jun 1992
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