Aloha, my name is Jonalinn and I have over 12 years of caregiving experience. I have had CNA and Home Health Aide training. I am compassionate, caring and calm. Helping people is part of my nature, so working in this profession has been rewarding for me. I have worked with patients of different backgrounds and developed great relationships with them. I'm excited for an opportunity to provide personal and committed caregiving.
My abilities include, but are not limited to light housekeeping, medication management, running household tasks, companionship, discussion, meal preparation, eating assistance, personal care assistance, bathing, dressing and grooming, engaging patient in activates such as games, talk story, and light exercise. I can live in or out.
I am a 52 years, with 12 years experience working with many different clients, including parkinson's stroke, multiple sclerosis, dementia, and hospice clients. I am considered a great companion by many. My experience includes assisting with transfers, including from sit to stand, wheelchair assistance, and bathing, and Hoyer lift help with bathing or showering, or bed bathing, dressing, toileting, and incontinence care. Taking clients in my car or theirs to appointments and errands, Help with meal planning, meal prep, cooking, and feeding, for multiple sclerosis clients. Remind clients when to take their medication. I am bonded, a clean driving record, a clean TB test. I am a registered home health aide. I also have a certification in Alzheimer's through the Alzheimer's Association. And dementia certification, the different levels of dementia and how to apply the appropriate care. As a private caregiver, I provide the highest form of constant support at a cost-effective rate. My care for clients includes activities to support their quality of life as well. Record keeping daily for family members to be informed. A weekly graph that shows various progress/concerns of your loved one. I believe by my staying in your own home makes the most sense! I will meet all your needs to ensure that you age gracefully in an environment that you prefer the most.
My Service as a Live in Caregiver will provide you
1. Discreet personal care, assistance with bathing, oral hygiene, eating, dressing and toileting 2. Physical assistance with transfers and ambulation - ( hoyer lift, bed board or stand assist) 3. Help with household chores: cooking. light housekeeping, and laundry. 4. Transportation to doctor's appointments or other activities 5. Medication reminders, errands...and much more