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Deborah A.

Deborah A.

$15.00 / hr

Chicago, IL

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About Deborah

I have worked for 17 years as a Certified Nursing Assistant and have assisted hundreds of patients that have dealt with life limiting and/or fatal diagnoses. I have learned so much about compassion, kindness, and empathy and I have tried to incorporate those qualities not only into my work but also into my personal life. Working as a Certified Hospice Palliative Nursing Assistant has taught me to be grateful that I get to help the patient and their family at the end of their life. I have worked with a wide range of personalities and have proven interpersonal team building, leadership and motivational skills.

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

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

Job Interests

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

    Skills & Expertise

    • ALS
    • Alzheimer's Disease
    • Blood Disorders
    • Cancer Recovery
    • Cardiovascular Disorders
    • Diabetes
    • Gastrointestinal Disorders
    • HIV/AIDS
    • Hospice Care
    • Multiple Sclerosis
    • Neurological Disorders
    • Orthopedic Care
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Post Surgery Recovery
    • Renal and Urological Disorders
    • Respiratory Disorders
    • Skin Disorders
    • Stroke
    • Senior Care
    • Elder Care
    • Home Care

    Languages

    • English

    Experience & Education

    Hospice Aide

    Nov 2013 - Jul 2014
    Hospice Advantage
    Assist patient with everyday care, bathing and meal prep
    Nov 2013 - Jul 2014

    Central YMCA

    Sep 1974 - Jul 1977
    Sep 1974 - Jul 1977
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