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Senior Home Health Aide

Carol & Daniel Goodman

Jan 2005 - Mar 2016

Both of my care-receivers have suffered with the effects of Alzheimers, and depression that (generally) went along with the disease. I connected with them in ways that helped them to, enjoyably, connect with reality. It was great, taking them on delightful outings throughout, beautiful, Palm Beach County; preparing their favorite meals and desserts; and recording their favorite television shows, so that we can watch them together (later on, when it's closer to bed time). There were other things, of course, that my care-giving included, like; helping them with personal care; helping them to keep their balance and their safety; scheduling and taking them to their appointments; keeping record of all medications, allergies, and other important medical information; making sure their home is in order, and properly secure; scheduling the other HHA staff and reporting directly to the insurance company to make sure payment is sent out in a timely manner. It was a truly harmonious home and companionship with the Goodmans was mutually special, as I really enjoyed their companionship, as much as they did mine. ... more