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I'm an RN with a current NY nursing license. I have over 30 yrs. experience in various fields of nursing, including geriatrics and psychiatry. I previously started my own foot-care business, which provided in-home foot treatment to house-bound clients for 10 yrs. I'm caring, compassionate, flexible, and have a good sense of humor. I'm particularly gifted in relating to senior clients. My personal interests include reading, playing piano, and travel, which can stimulate conversation with clients, as well entertain them. I can provide excellent personal references on request.
I believe that I am a great caregiver because this term represents two different concepts that I am passionate about: care and giving. One of the most vital characteristics of a dedicated caregiver is the ability to provide comfort to individuals who need it most, and the most rewarding byproduct of this field is the gratitude and appreciation I perceive from the patients. I became a caregiver for two main reasons; primarily because the ability to assist others appeals to me. The other reason why I entered this field is because ever since I was young, I have appreciated the efforts of caregivers around me who altruistically performed their duties for both relatives and acquaintances. There's a difference between providing a service and providing a service with a full heart and with the intent to not only perform a duty, but to also be human. I recognize that this is a stressful time in the client lives, and that during the present, it is most important to give them the attention that they require in order to heal both physically and even mentally. What I am particularly proud of in terms of my achievements are that I achieved my intended goals and wanting to obtain an Associate Degree as a registered nurse. This is something that I always wanted to accomplish, and as I am currently working on my BSN. My perseverance have surprised even myself, as I did not know that I was this passionate about my career and that expanding it to its full potential would give me so much pleas
I am very compassionate and caring. I choose to be a caregiver after one of my family members passed away. I was the one that took care of him and I found helping him through his illness help him so much. Not only physically, but psychologically. And I know by helping others, I will benefit from it. In the future somebody else will take care of me too.
I'm a Registered Nurse with 3 years of experience. I've worked in the Emergency Room for 2 years and I've also worked as a camp nurse in Massachusetts the last two summers with kids from the ages of 7-15. I love helping people and hope to be considered for a care job with your family!
My sole aspiration was always to become a trained professional in the health care field; basically to help people recover in health, regain independence or live with their health challenges whether physically, psychologically or emotionally. I am an empathetic and compassionate individual, with an urging desire to help people in need of excellent healthcare services. As a health care professional, I always place myself in others situation despite age, color, gender or sexual orientation. Furthermore, I believe that everyone should be treated as equal with respect and dignity. Working with people from different walks of life, I developed a patience and caring nature. Some of the patients I cared for lacked the ability to be fully independent; at times they lashed out with frustration. Patience is a virtue and vital to the role of care giving. Hence, I am able to separate myself from potential anger not taking the situation personal, yet still providing quality healthcare. Reliability has always been one of the many traits; I strive continually to be on time in order to conduct my duties responsibly. Furthermore, I am a trustworthy individual that respects others property and will not take advantage of anyone venerability. Also, I am aware of and understand HIPAA privacy regulations in the medical field. With life ups and downs the needs for care may change due to unforeseen circumstances. As a responsible and reliable care giver; I am flexible and prepare to schedule my
I'm capable of approaching any situation with patience and great care. My academic and professional experiences have provided me with excellent observational skills, assessment skills, and therapeutic communication. I became a caregiver because I truly enjoy helping others. Knowing that I can help people by doing little everyday things for them, brings me joy.
After seeing so many catastrophes and needs in our world, I decided I wanted to make a difference and give my particular skill set, ethics, compassion and pride to those who are in need. I have been working in Home Care in NYC and enjoy the people I meet, working to keep them at their optimum level of health and remain in their own home. Working with families is essential to assure total care in a holistic and whole mind/body manner. I have been a Registered Nurse for two years. This is my mid-life change career after working in the Entertainment/Television Industry. Nursing and HealthCare have been in my mind since my teens.
I am a responsible, sweet, polite and caring professional with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree and a New York State Registered Nurse license. I have first aid and CPR certification for health care providers. I have been employed as an aide at a physical therapy and rehabilitation clinic for two years and am also a Red Cross volunteer nurse. I am looking to provide temporary part-time senior care and companionship. My recent work experience was with an in-home care agency. I have catered to different client needs and conditions--physical limitations, dementia, renal failure, diabetes with glucose monitoring and insulin injections, stroke, heart diseases, post-operative care needs, wound care, colostomy, tube feedings, terminal illness and other special needs. I have established great working relationships with their families as well. The most rewarding part of working in long-term care is being able to see the progress my clients make. I firmly believe in providing adequate quality care and companionship without compromising independence and dignity. I love taking walks with my clients, as well as listening to their stories and experiences. I also perform medication administration, light housekeeping, hygiene assistance, laundry and meal preparation. I do not smoke and am comfortable around pets.
I like giving care to the sick. As a Caregiver I like to see that I can be able to help alleviate pain and discomfort. I am very proud taking over a bedridden client and be able to see that client regain optimum health or even find some comfort and happiness with my care and presence. I am a Nurse from Guyana, South America, where I worked as Nurse in charge of the High Dependency Unit and The Medical Outpatient Unit. Although I am not yet a licensed nurse in the USA, I have applied for my LPN License here and studying for my State Board Exam. I am a Certified HHA/PCA in NY and also have a Diploma in Medical Office Assistant. I have been working with the sick for over 25yrs and love my job. I cannot see myself doing anything else. I worked as a Privated live out HHA/PCA in Manhattan NY for two years, until my client moved upstate to a Nursing home in Tuxedo. I am Now looking for a job closer to home.
I have 4 years Patient Aide experience in Dubai, United Arab Emirates generally looking after the welfare of pre and post orthopedic operation of elderly patients. It is really my passion to care for people who are in need of care, especially those who can't attend their activities of daily living. In my experience working in an orthepedic hospital where in almost our patients were dependent on us, I feel very happy seeing our patients being discharge recovered in their operation and in a good health condition.
I think that we were put on this earth to help each other. It was a trait that my siblings and myself received from our parents. I just love spending time with the elderly. I think they are full of knowledge and very helpful to us. I enjoy assisting them and making them feel as though they are a contributing member of society and not just a cast away. I will help them to feel that they still have more to live for and that life is still worth living.