Elmedina K.

$20.00 / hr

Chicago, IL

About Elmedina

Full-time, 36 year old senior caregiver from Chicago, IL (60626) with 10 + years of experience and a background check is available upon request. $0-0/hr*Comfortable with petsHas own transportationWilling to travel up to 30 miles 0 Reviews Full-time Caregiver I am coming from Bosnia where I have finished high school and college. In 1995 I came to Germany where I first started going to school to become a CNA, and started working in a nursing home. In 1999 I moved to WA State and in 2002 moved to NY and to become a CNA. My first job as a CNA in the USA was in Presbyterian Nursing Home, Clinton NY. Since then I have worked in different facilities: Nursing homes, hospitals, agencies and private care. I have worked with different types of clients, Dementia, Alzheimer, and Cancer. My skills include:assists in shower, sponge bath and personal hygiene. I can provide personal grooming, nails, hair and oral care. I am able to transfer the client from bed to wheelchair and offer toileting assistance and incontinence care. I encourage activities in accordance with client's needs and capabilities. I maintain a professional image and demonstrate personal growth. I can work with lift machines, monitor vital signs, blood pressure, pulse, temperature and respiration. I provide documentation of the client's care in appropriate forms. I am able to remind clients of prescribed and/or over the counter medication and report sudden changes of the client's physical, mental or emotional h

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

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

    • Alzheimer's Disease
    • Cancer Recovery
    • Cardiovascular Disorders
    • Diabetes
    • Hospice Care
    • Multiple Sclerosis
    • Neurological Disorders
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Post Surgery Recovery
    • Renal and Urological Disorders
    • Respiratory Disorders
    • Skin Disorders
    • Stroke
    • Senior Care
    • Elder Care
    • Home Care

    Languages

    • German

    Experience & Education

    Care giver

    Dec 2012 - Present
    Home care assistance
    Client personal care,companion,shopping,cooking,doctor appoitmats,medication reminder ...
    Dec 2012 - Present

    Jovan Ducic Bosnia

    Jan 1991 - Aug 1995
    Jan 1991 - Aug 1995
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