Diamond tier

Chris V.

$17.00 / hr

Chicago, IL

About Chris

I was in the restaurant business for twenty years before my father became ill. I chose to quit my job and take care of him until he passed away. It was the best, most rewarding experience of my life and I would like to continue taking care of others.

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

  • Bathing
  • Dressing & Grooming
  • Toileting
  • Medication Reminders
  • Meal Prep
  • Groceries & Shopping
  • Transferring & Mobility
  • Exercise
  • Transportation
  • Housekeeping
  • Companionship

Job Interests

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Short Term
  • Overnight
  • Weekend Live-In
  • Holiday Shifts

Caregivers that work non-full-time jobs or irregular shifts can negotiate extra compensation in addition to their standard hourly wage.

Skills & Expertise

  • Cardiovascular Disorders
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Gastrointestinal Disorders
  • Home Health Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Neurological Disorders
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Post Surgery Recovery
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care

Languages

  • English

Experience & Education

Home Health Aid

May 2018 - Present
Senior Solutions Homecare
Caregiver and Home Health Aid for Senior Solutions Homecare in Park Ridge, Il.
May 2018 - Present

Caregiver

Jan 2009 - May 2017
Self Employed
Provided 24 hour care for father who had advanced Parkinson's and Lewy body dementia. Provided all aspects of care from companion care all the way to in home hospice.
Jan 2009 - May 2017

Manager

Jun 2000 - Jan 2009
Maggiano's Little Italy
Responsible for all restaurant operations on a shiftly basis.
Jun 2000 - Jan 2009

University of Illinois at Chicago

Jan 1994 - Jan 1998
Chicago, IL
Jan 1994 - Jan 1998
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