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i am a happy person and always willing to help, what attracted me to be a care giver my mom has Alzheimer's for about 17 years and i took care of her and my boyfriend had multiple sclerosis took care of him for 6 years until passed away . i enjoy seeing a smile on my clients face in spite of their illness. my personal achievement is buying my home and help feeding the homeless.
My Names Nina, I'm reliable, work well under pressure, have great work ethic skills, extremely patient, listener, mentor, honest, caring, loving, outgoing, consistent,trustworthy, punctual, reliable, flexible, outgoing and a great companion. I love the feeling of knowing I can help put a smile and ease ones lifestyle by giving that extra hand needed. I can cook, help prep meals, assist in bathing, experience using different transfer techniques, licensed, babe my own transportation if needed, It makes me feel so appreciated because it feels good to make ones life easier letting them know they're not alone & everything's going to be ok. I took special training classes to further my skills on different ways to transport, correct and incorrect ways to shower (depending on ones situation),change bedding, diapers, clothing, clients with aggression, and dementia. I go above and beyond for all my clients, they all love me and always tell me how wonderful I am :)
Summer Update [?]: I am free and available for the entire summer until day after Labor Day, in which afterwards, I go back to my schedule below. After Labor Day Availability: I am available late evenings, overnight til 4am w/sleep, & some weekends can be negotiated. What makes me a great caregiver is my patience and ability to take the lead to discern when a situation needs action or not. I have had many clients whose demands were very different but I adjusted right away bc I do understand the need for each person to have dignity and still feel as though they have a level of independence. I have serviced those as young as 38 with terminal cancer to those who were a mature age of 88 with heart, mobility, and respiratory issues, dementia, Alzheimer's, and bed-ritten, so I am well-rounded. I am a mother of 2 boys now young men and I am married but I have still devoted countless hours for my clients, even living in with them 24/7 and working 12 to 24 hour days, 7 days a week. I do not mind at all. I am gracious and love people too much. I will be a promising catch.
I have a good writing and communication skills, a good team player and the ability to adapt quickly to changes in work environment. I am a good listener and also very patient and compassionate. I have the ability to remain calm under pressure and i also have I.T and driving skills. I have over ten years experience in this profession.
I have been a caregiver for over 17 years. I most certainly love what I do. What makes me a great caregiver is that i am very patient, gentle and sensitive to the needs of my clients. I am very caring and compassionate and that is what has drawn me to become a caregiver because people need care and they most definitely need to be shown compassion. What I love most about being a caregiver is the many different awesome people i get to meet and care for as well as their families. I was just recognized for being caregiver of the month from one of my current employers.
I am compassionate, I care about the needs of others . I treat people the way I want to be treated.i started this profession because I wanted to know how to take care of my Grandmother who was in her early stages of Alzheimer's. I went to CNA school and got my certificate. I started working at what is now called Manor Care in Palos Heights. I was there 6 months and then got a job at Ingall's Memorial Hospital. I am still at Ingalls it's been 23 years nowI love my job I work ion one day surgery .I have a phlebotomy certificate and completed the basic dysrhythmia class .I was able to care for my Grandmother who had Alzheimer's and Grandfather who had 2 strokes. Me and my Mother took care of them for about 15 years I was able to go part time and my Mom quit her job to take care of them.I love older people and I wouldn't give up what I do for the word !!!iI also have my CPR certification it expires in 2020.I also have 2 reliable vehicles a car and a van.
I am CNA for over 10 years and I have worked with people with different needs and wants over the years I am proud of myself because I love to make people happy I am interested in people if you should hire me to take care of your loved one you would have no regrets I am a reliable and trustworthy person I have great references that you can call and verified thank you very much . I am an excellent caregiver I reside in Palos Hills my telephone number is 708-699-2565
I love taking care of my Elders. I have always been in this field taking care of grandmother, my mom and my sister. The best part of this job is the smile that I put on the client's face when I know they are satisfied and happy with my work. I have good experience in hospice care also and that came from taking care of both of my grandmothers. It was an emotional experience and I was happy to do it because no one in the family wanted to do that kind of job. I am a trooper and I love my job.I know my God gave me this Gift to take care of his Seniors and I Obey..
My name is keisha, from the SouthWest Side of Chicago. .. I been working with seniors for over 6 years.. CNA certified.. CPR Certified.. training working with hospice patients.,Easy to get along with, Hard worker, Very respectful. Have experience working with all different kind of seniors.. assist with showers, medication, laundry, cooking, cleaning etc. accompany-to doctors appointments.. help with slight Thearpy..