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Shirley H.

Shirley H.

$1.00 / hr

Chicago, IL

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About Shirley

I became a caregiver to begin my journey to fulfill my dream of becoming a practitioner. I enjoy what I do and have a sense of accomplishment if I can enhance one's quality of life. I am an advocate for those choosing to remain I. Their homes and am here to assist you in every way possible. My philosophy is organic, holistic. And integrative.

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

    • ALS
    • Alzheimer's Disease
    • Cancer Recovery
    • Cardiovascular Disorders
    • Diabetes
    • Gastrointestinal Disorders
    • HIV/AIDS
    • 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

    • English

    Experience & Education

    Harold Washington CC

    Jan 2016 - Mar 2015
    Jan 2016 - Mar 2015

    Agency CNA/Patient Care Tech

    Apr 2011 - Feb 2015
    Hospital Stafflink Network
    Performed CNA/PCT duties under the supervision of Nurse Practitioner, RN, or PA in various settings including LTC facilities, hospitals, residential care homes, rehabilitation centers, heart hospitals, and hospice settings.
    Apr 2011 - Feb 2015

    American Red Cross

    May 3012 - May 2014
    May 3012 - May 2014

    Patient Care Coordinator/Staffing Manager

    Apr 2009 - Sep 2013
    Wesley & Edwin Community Based Homecare
    Coordinated services and care for clients remaining in their homes. Oversaw scheduling of aides, housekeepers, and landscapers. Consulted with Nutritionist regarding meal planning and execution. Provided respite care to aides.
    Apr 2009 - Sep 2013

    University of New Mexico

    Aug 2001 - May 2004
    Aug 2001 - May 2004
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