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I was a Librarian back in the Philippines but when I came to the US in 2006, my friend encouraged me to try working with the elderly as a caregiver. Since then, I have been working as a caregiver and I developed the love and passion in taking care of the elderly. I had experienced.taking care.of elderly with different health issues such as Alzheimers, Dementia, diabetis, heart diseases (ie. CHF), Lung or respiratory disease, Stroke, non-ambulatory, bed bound elderly, etc. I assist them with their activities of daily living, prepare meals, laundry, do light housekeeping, medication reminder, assist with their errands and there were some elderly who asked me to organize their bills, do grocery and run other errands for them. I was not only a caregiver.but also a personal assistant. I am proud of being a caregiver because I know I make a difference in the lives of the elderly and I become part of the last journey of their lives. My nationality is Filipino, married, with 4 grown up children and 12 grandchildren who live in the Philippines.
I am a responsible, dependable, compassionate , and hardworking individual. I hold a strong work ethic and always strive to do my best in any work situation. In my professional career I have always focused on direct patient care and supporting the integrity, dignity, and privacy of my patients. My attributes in patient care include: feeding, toileting, bathing, ADLs, grooming, diabetes accu check, ambulating, transferring, hoyer lifts, positioning/repositioning, non-ambulatory care, stroke deficits, dementia, post surgery care, providing clean and safe environment.
Have 25years experianced. I respect and love being caregiver. Respect for elderly. I have hha/as good cna. I have 20 years od experiance with mental disabled and sick and senoir caregiving work....I was voulenteer for local hospital when younger too. Very nice. Compassionate and stable I will go down price if need to. Work hard. Very compassionate.. On time! good good references. Love pets..Respect and love to help others. I can ,,,,. Owned a caregiver biz with my grandma in past . Have a hha. we can work on prices..if too high I have worked with down town people and have good people skills and good caregiving skills. Rose M sheick
Summer Update [?]: I am free and available for the entire summer until day after Labor Day, in which afterwards, I go back to my schedule below. After Labor Day Availability: I am available late evenings, overnight til 4am w/sleep, & some weekends can be negotiated. What makes me a great caregiver is my patience and ability to take the lead to discern when a situation needs action or not. I have had many clients whose demands were very different but I adjusted right away bc I do understand the need for each person to have dignity and still feel as though they have a level of independence. I have serviced those as young as 38 with terminal cancer to those who were a mature age of 88 with heart, mobility, and respiratory issues, dementia, Alzheimer's, and bed-ritten, so I am well-rounded. I am a mother of 2 boys now young men and I am married but I have still devoted countless hours for my clients, even living in with them 24/7 and working 12 to 24 hour days, 7 days a week. I do not mind at all. I am gracious and love people too much. I will be a promising catch.
I have always enjoyed waiting on, taking care of, and the company of the elderly, I also like lightening the load of the family. The things that I like about being a Caregiver, is the personal satisfaction I get out of being where I'm needed and receiving so many letters of appreciation from so many families, and office staff. I am a very loving 61-year-old CNA/Home Health Aide (10 years), Caregiver, Companion/Sitter, with 26 years of Home Healthcare under my belt. I am empathetic, full of compassion, kind and have (so I've been told), possess a wonderful sense of humor. I enjoy being helpful and have loads of energy, which helps a lot, considering I love to stay busy. I am computer savvy, and can perform certain duties online. My client's and their families become very comfortable around and with me. They soon realize that I enjoy challenges, and I have a great working relationship with other members of the medical team. I am a great cook, and have so much experience in the home healthcare field, that I can handle pretty much anything that comes my way. All in all, myself, and others that matter, believe that this is my niche in life; and I am excellent at it. Proficient in Alzheimer's/Dementia, Cancer, Hospice, and Incontinent Care. I specialize in couples. General Housekeeping and laundry provided, depending on the case.
I am a nursing student and working as a caregiver . My job gives my the pleasure to learn and care more about people health needs .I am very caring and loving my mom had a stroke in my youth and is Paraplegic . Her condition had helped me to become more caring, loving and have a personal passion for caregiving . I enjoy making others life easier and making a difference everyday. I have achieved many life changing situations in my clients from their health to their mental well being .
Every since I was young, my goal has always been to become a nurse. The older I got the more the passion grew on me. Now I am a Certified Nurse Aide, I love the one-on-one companionship. The joy I bring back in love ones eyes. The relationship me and the patient establish is beautiful. Being an extra hand, voice, and friend without enabling them, but bring life back into them. I am also taking online class to further my education in healthcare. I love what I do.
I took care of my sick mom in Nigeria before she passed on and ever since I have dedicated my self to helping people who are unable to fend for themselves. I have worked with people with diabetes, multiple sclerosis, blind or visually impaired patients and I must say it's been an honor working with them. I must confess it's challenging but what makes it amazing is the smiles I get to see on their faces when I take care of them. I assist them with activities of daily living like bathing, oral care, feeding, toileting, dressing, mobility and transfers including any other tasks they requested for.
I am fun, loving, enthusiastic and full of positive energy. Being a caregiver isn't just a job for me, it's more than just assisting with daily task, it's a way of life. I love to be that support system that someone needs, or just to make someone smile or feel good about themselves, or accomplish a new goal. I am proud to say I have never had a client who didn't love me and become like family, because to me that's what care giving means.
I'm a great caring person who loves people my smile tells it all I'm an person of abilities an I love to share an help everyone that I can. I learned a lot of things through out my years of living I say that to say I'm a first time an the experience is lovely an dreamy might I add, I also had the ability to help my father with his disadvantages with Ditebties an other disabilities he had. Let me help I know it can be hard at times but with some help it wil. Be alright.
Can deliver Patient care in a professional metter which ensures patient trust and coperation i order to biuld and mantain a solid appropiated relation ship. Im a caregiver since I get my CNA Certification 7years a go. I love being caregiver because my passion is care for people need my help. Im a very pasient person specialty in a dificult situation wen people is not in a good mood. I always trying the best to make them feeling confortable and happy with my job as caregiver. I'm currently Nurse Technician and phlebotomis at Holy Cross Hospital Plus I'm Certified Medical assistant too!