Ehis S.

$15.00 / hr

In 1998 my aunt, who was 89yrs, suffered undiagnosed Alzheimer and dementia and why she was in that crises, I was her caregiver. I was her caregiver because I care for her, showed her kindness, passion and was patient with her to understand she was not herself. Then I was interested to find out the reason for her current status so I became a CNA. I have a passion for putting others first. Seeing someone with an intellectual disability able to lead a happy, safe and fulfilling life is enough to make it all worthwhile. In essence, it’s about making small changes to everyday life to make major beneficial changes to someone with an intellectual disease . Seeing the care and love that shapes it - provokes me to help them feel comfortable. I love providing home caregiving services to those that would otherwise not be able to do so. The smile on their faces is overwhelming and makes me feel I have done my job right. I have always enjoyed helping people. I love meeting new people and providing caregiving services that they can no longer do for themselves. I also enjoy the opportunity to impact clients’ lives and make a difference in their lives. I appreciate the chance to get to know clients and their families and become an integral part of their lives. I strive to give 100% and be the best in what I do, with no exceptions or excuses. I also try to bring a sense of humor to my work. If I can add a smile or laugh to a client’s day, that means a lot to me. I am passionate, resp ... more

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CNA

Westmont Manor Care Nursing Home

Aug 2013 - Mar 2016

Grooming, feeding, incontinent & continent care, dressing, undressing, bathing, caring for patients with asthma, cancer, dementia, ambulatory, multiply sclerosis, hospice, GO, daibetes, recovery cardiovascular, Alzheimer, stroke, post surgery recovery, Parkinson, respiratory and so on...

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Custom Home Care

Sep 2005 - Jan 2016

Alzheimer, daibetes, hospice, Parkinson Grooming, bathing, meals preparation, light housekeeping, laundry, driving to dr. appt., ambulatory, stroke, post surgery recovery, dressing, meds reminder and so on....

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CNA

Jackson Park Hospital

May 2006 - Dec 2008

Meds management, bathing, grooming, incontinent & continent care, ambulatory, feeding, GI, respiratory, Parkinson, stroke, Alzheimer, recovery cardiovascular and so on....

Certifications / Licenses
certification

Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

Education

Bachelor in Healthcare Leadership

2008 - 2012 Chicago IL

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Kennedy King College, Chicago, IL

Assiociate

2004 - 2006