I am a Certified Personal Care Aide , experienced in home care and nursing home care.My private care includes clients with Dementia and Alzheimer who live in their own home, Assisted Living, Skilled and Memory Units. I have completed the State of Illinois education training, meeting the State's requirements for Personal Caregivers. Courses included crucial skills, infection control, safety, first aid and medication, promoting and maintaining good mobiity, elemination and toileting, communiction and understnding elder abuse issues. I am calm and level-headed under duress, patienty and flexible and highly compassionate. I have the ability to solve problems and find the best solutions i difficult situations. I am creative while respecting the client's privacy and independence. I have recent helth reports, I have had a finger print criminal history check and I'm registered with the Department of Public Health. I have worked for 11 years with The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, and The Garlands of Barrington, Barrington, IL. References are available as requested. I can be contacted at 847-571-4190 if you are interested in my resume. Thank you.