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I became a Caregiver in 1998 because i enjoy helping others. I enjoy talking to and listening to the awesome stories that clients tell about their life. You began to get to know one another and build a bond. I am currently CPR and First Aid Certified. I have over 20+ years as a CNA.I am currently in school to finish my degree in Education. I hope that in the future, i will finish my goals and become what i always wanted to be. An Educator
I genuinely care about others, no matter the age. Outside of my wishes of being a medical assistant, I wanted to be a caregiver because I would have one-on-one time with the person. This desire of mine grew as I started working for Clark Lindsey. As a waitress, I get to know the residents to an extent. The reason I joined Synergy (home health care), was to be a companion to residents that may not have that or any type of care as they used to. Knowing that they don't get to see their loved ones as much as they want to, I feel even closer to them because I feel like I can be that person for them-someone who is close to them, cares for them, provides safety, and to really listen and have interest in them. For the client that I currently have as well as others in the past, I learn a lot of life experiences from them and I love to see their eyes light up when they tell me parts of their past as if they are reliving it again and again. Lastly, my personal achievements that I'm proud of happens at Clark Lindsey and with a client I used to have. At Clark Lindsey, when residents would come up to me (when I'm working, or just visiting) telling me that they always enjoy seeing me, always makes my day. Also, recently with a client, I aided in the recovery of one walking again. Even though, I don't see him anymore, I'm happy that he is with his wife and truly happy.
I'm very caring and personable. I look forward in getting my resident better and feeling and looking better. Taking care of my il grandfather at a young age, attracted me to being a caregiver. I enjoy making my resident or the person I'm taking care of smile and happy and just comfortable. I love seeing them progress and grow strong. A Personal Achievement of mine is, I finished High School with my CNA certificate.
I am a very caring person and sometimes I do you take things to heart... I do a lot of different things but I really enjoy taking care of people.. I am not married or have children ..I am Efficient and reliable C.N.A. with twelve (12) years of experience, who is patient-focused and an empathetic caregiver with an extensive knowledge of geriatric needs. I have assisted with technical nursing treatments, supported diagnostic procedures and charted resident records. I am seeking a career opportunity in a full- time capacity as a Certified Nursing Assistant in a clinical setting, long-term care or rehabilitation facility. I have an advanced knowledge of Alzheimer's and Dementia, and am well-equipped to provide emotional support in a comfortable and soothing environment. I am a compassionate healthcare provider who is adept at bathing, grooming and feeding elderly and disabled patients, as well as being familiar with advanced medical terminology and procedures. I have a highly effective communication style and am an efficient worker who demonstrates strong time management and prioritization skills. I am a level-headed professional who remains calm, composed and have an effective and professional demeanor in extremely difficult and stressful situations. I demonstrate a strong belief in the importance of companionship and support in patient care. * Computer Proficient * * CPR / First Aid Certified * * Detail Oriented * Adept Multi-Tasker * * Proficient with tube feedings & administering medications * Professional Accomplishments Certified Nursing Assistant / Healthcare Dedicated Hospice Care Provider Compassionate Caregiver Emotional Support Wound Care Provider Promotes Positive Behavior
My personality traits that makes me a great caregiver are having (Patience), (compassion), (attentiveness), (dependability), & trustworthiness! What attracted me to being a caregiver was caring for my disabled sister before she passed away. I enjoy making my clients happy and all around making there day! Cleaning for them and just making sure they have no worries! A personal achievement I am proud of was providing exceptional palliative care to elderly patients, provided them with a happy and comfortable life.
I used to care for my grandmother back home. This is my first time applying for a caregiver job here in the United States but I have took a CNA course and did my clinical hours. I am also currently in Nursing School so I have experienced taking care of patients so I do think, I will be a great fit for this job. I love taking care of people and that is the main reason why I decided to go into nursing and also become a caregiver. I am very proud of the fact that I have made it through two semesters of Nursing School, because nursing school is very hard and even though I have thought about giving up so many times I am still pushing through. I enjoying seeing my patients smile. I love when they are happy to see me which makes me feel like I am doing a great job taking care of them. I love seeing my patients get the best care that they need. I am very compassionate, patient, trustworthy, dependable and attentive so I do think this will be a very good fit for me.
I have been in homecare for 15 years and I love my job and I love working with people,if you need someone that has only miss one day off work for 15 years I am here for you and would love to hear from you. Everyone so far likes me I work hard and enjoy it, and what attracted me to been a caregiver I use to go to work with my grandmother in the nursing home.i would love to get a homecare job back in Oklahoma so I can be closer to my kids
Iam very kind,polite gentle love to take care people and the elderly. Understand Physiological and psychological processes and have knowledge about Disease , Nursing care. Specialist Urology and ENT system. Used to be RN-nurse in Thailand 25 years Experience In USA. : currently work at home care Dementia person work at home care Parkinson's person and currently work (past time) at weekends stay over night
Over 6 years of caregiving experience. I really got into homecare after my son was in an accident. While being trained to care for him I decided this was something that I really enjoyed it doing. I spent a lot of my time with great-grandmother in the south and by her being elderly; I learned a lot from her and also assisted her in the kitchen where I took up a love for cooking. I love caring for people and being a companion when needed; making a client as comfortable as possible and providing grooming can really make a difference in how one is able to cope with their day. I don't mind going the extra to make a person feel special, this is just they way that I was raised.
People always need to be treated with dignity and respect but particularly so when they are ill or injured. I am an excellent listener and communicator as these are skills necessary to help someone who needs care to be trusting of my abilities. My CPR and first aid certifications expired in Aug. but I would be more than willing to renew these if offered a position. I have been a caregiver previously and performed Phys Therapy exercises, bathing, dressing, cooking, transportation to social events and doctors and hospital testing appointments, cleaning and many other necessities.
I love taking care of people that cannot take care of themselves we often need someone to talk to to live with even just to smell when your love was cannot be there I feel I am a replacement need someone to talk to to live with even just to smell when your love was cannot be there I feel I am a replacement daughter niece granddaughter whatever they need at that time I love to look at myself as that person that they love for one reason. Trust trust is a Big issue I have work for company call help at home it is a wonderful home care agency and I was sad to leave but incise we have to make moves now I'm trying to move in another direction and I'm looking for a new home so hopefully you will find me a fit for me to come aboard thank you
I absolutely love elders they are so adorable and sweet and kind and i just love being around them and helping them when they cant do things on they own. I never asked or thought about being a caregiver at the age i started but i liked it anyways because it was with my grandma till she died but i had other family members too and every since then any time i had of my own i would help willingly.