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Laura J.

Laura J.

$18.00 / hr

Gurnee, IL

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About Laura

I have a very cherry disposition and get along great with people especially seniors. I have worked as a Caregiver for over 10 years, including 3 family members who were in Hospice. I am very organized, which makes me great with medication management. I always type list of medications, doctors, etc. for my clients. I have also set up in care doctors and podiatrist. I love to make people laugh and learn from them. I also have extensive experience with dementia. Pretty much I have done it all. I am very punctual and dependable. I take my responsibilities and I treat my clients as if they were my own family.

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

  • Medication Reminders
  • Meal Prep
  • Groceries & Shopping
  • Transportation
  • Housekeeping
  • Companionship

Job Interests

  • Full Time
  • Part Time

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
  • Arthritis
  • Cancer Recovery
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Home Health Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Post Surgery Recovery
  • Stroke
  • Tracheotomy / Ventilation
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care

Languages

  • English

Experience & Education

Caregiver

Mar 2014 - Oct 2016
Joann
I was the caregiver for Joann's father. He was 87 years old when I started taking care of him he had severe back problems and we went through several back surgeries together. I was responsible for coordinating all his doctors medication and hospital stays. I was not only his caregiver but I Was His companion and his friend.
Mar 2014 - Oct 2016

College of Lake County

Jan 2013 - Jan 2015
Grayslake, IL
Jan 2013 - Jan 2015
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