Grace O.

$15.00 / hr

When I was very young I despised dirt and still do till now: I always will wash my hands, handle things that are filthy away from my body, and this made my brothers call me "Doctor in the house". I wanted to be a Medical Doctor but the death of my mom changed my course of life for me. I took care of my dad till old age before he passed, also took care of a friend that was diagnosed with HIV before she passed; I have since 2008 became a certified caregiver in order to walk in my passion despite my degrees in computer science and being an Accountant for some years. Giving care to people that needs help, c ommunicating with them that needs someone to talk to, encouraging hope, and been there when needed is what I love to do. ... more

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  • Jobs I'm seeking
    Part Time
    Short Term
    Either live-in or live-out

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

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  • Hourly rate
    $15.00Wages
    $4.97Taxes & Fees
    $19.97You pay
Work
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Florida Hospital

Oct 2015 - Present

Take Vital Signs, Assist with ADLs, Toileting, Transferring assistance, Medication Reminder, Meal preparation, Feeding, Incontinent care, Range of Motion, etc

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Patient Care Technician

South Lake Hospital

Aug 2015 - Present

Collect Vital Signs, Blood drawn for labs, Collect Specimens, do EKG leads, Measure Intake and Output, Assist with ADLs, Toileting, Transferring assistance, Feeding, Incontinent care, etc

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Arbor Medical Staffing

May 2015 - Present

Collect Vital Signs, Blood drawn for labs, Collect Specimens, do EKG leads, Measure Intake and Output, Assist with ADLs, Toileting, Transferring assistance, Feeding, Incontinent care, etc

Vitas Innovative Hospice Care

Dec 2010 - Aug 2015

Take Vital Signs, Assist with ADLs, Toileting, Medication Reminder, Meal preparation, Feeding, Incontinent care, Comfort care, Repositioning in bed, Cooling measure if fever arises, Postmortem care, etc

Certifications / Licenses
certification

Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

certification

Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT)

Education
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Techni-Pro Institute

Registered Nursing

2012 - 2014

Registered Nursing

2011 - 2012 Milwaukee WI

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Rosedale Technical Institute

License Practical Nursing

2010 - 2011 Pittsburgh PA

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Matrix Educational Center

Patient Care Technician

2008 - 2009

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Matrix Educational Center

Certified Nursing Assistance

2008 - 2008