Kimberly L.

$25.00 / hr

Caregiving became my passion when I was asked to help a family member whose health was deteriorating and would not allow an unknown caregiver to help. I am very warm and compassionate by nature, with empathy and understanding of what someone must feel knowing they have lost their independence...of sorts, so I make it a point to make them feel that they are strong and independent I am there to just assist them in what they want to do. I have been fortunate to have a way of helping a person who doesn't want help to welcome it with encouragement and praise. My proudest achievement to date was to get a man the has severe Parkinson's, who could walk but just had no desire too try, as it was just to much effort, too walk daily and now rarely uses a wheelchair.. just his walker. The joy on the face of someone who looks forward to the time they have with you I priceless. ... more

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Private caregiiver

Harold Fleishman

Nov 2012 - Present

This client is a Canadian Man that stays in Hawaii from Nov. to April yearly. He has severe Parkinson's disease. I fly to Canada, pick him up, assist him on the plane, and care for him while he stays in Hawaii. I hire and train an entire staff for his stay as well as he needs 24 hour assist. Assist in all daily duties, bathe, feed, cook, clean, massage, ROM, and administer all medications. At the end of the visit, I fly back to Canada and get him settled there before returning to Hawaii ... more

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Private caregiver

Jeanne Detour

Jun 2013 - Jul 2015

Care for a woman with Diabetes, and trouble walking . Assist in daily duties, clean, cook, laundry, take to appointments, shopping. Responsible for medications, and administering insulin shots and blood tests.

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Caregiver

Caring Manoa

Feb 2013 - Jan 2015

To care for 8 residents in the care home. Assist in walking, exercise, bathing, feeding, All aspects of daily life.

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private in home caregiver

Mary Moranha

Oct 2008 - Feb 2014

Care for an elderly woman with dementia, expressive aphasia, and severe rheumatoid arthritis, in her home. Bath, exercise, feed, take to appointments, cook, clean, and assist in all daily activities

Certifications / Licenses
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Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

Education
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Health Care School of Hawaii

CNA

2011 - 2011