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Courtney A.

Courtney A.

$12.00 / hr

Belle Rive, IL

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About Courtney

Hello, I'm Courtney!! I have significant knowledge in the proper implementation of treatment plans and hospital procedures. I learned these throughout my clinical experience in Nuclear Medicine. I spent 3/4 days out of the week in the hospital, and I sincerely enjoyed it. I strive to be around my patients. I am a patient-focused individual, skilled in guiding individuals through potentially stressful situations/tests, I turned to Carelinx, knowing I can potentially help someone, through caregiving. I did this once before and that is where I originally discovered I wanted to work in the hospital (go to school for Nuclear Medicine), and help people. My exceptional communication and interpersonal skills enable me with the ability to quickly establish positive rapport with patients. I have a proven track record of success throughout my career due to my meticulous attention to detail and strong work ethic. I pride myself in always exceeding objectives to ensure the comprehensive comfort and education of the patient. I am now positioned to bring my combination of self-motivation, strong work ethic, and education to a challenging new position within the caregiving community. In addition to my professional attributes, I can offer you the following personal qualifications: * A patient-centered philosophy rooted in the nursing process with attention to assessment, planning and implementation of the highest quality patient care and safety. * A positive, compassionate, eager to learn individual, effective at communicating with my patients, and accepting feedback/direction. * Exceptional motivation and the capacity to work productively. Realizing that this summary cannot fully communicate the benefits I can provide your loved ones, I would appreciate the opportunity to visit with you, personally. Thank you

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

  • Bathing
  • Dressing & Grooming
  • Toileting
  • Medication Reminders
  • Meal Prep
  • Groceries & Shopping
  • Transferring & Mobility
  • Exercise
  • Transportation
  • Housekeeping
  • Companionship

Job Interests

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Short Term
  • Overnight
  • Weekend Live-In
  • Holiday Shifts

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
  • Arthritis
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer Recovery
  • Cardiovascular Disorders
  • COPD
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Gastrointestinal Disorders
  • Hearing Disorders
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Home Health Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Neurological Disorders
  • Orthopedic Care
  • Palliative Care
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Post Surgery Recovery
  • Renal and Urological Disorders
  • Respiratory Disorders
  • Skin Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Tracheotomy / Ventilation
  • Vision and Eye Disorders
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care

Languages

  • English

Experience & Education

Barista

May 2017 - Present
Starbucks
Make coffee, attend customers needs, clean, work quickly/efficiently, communicate effectively
May 2017 - Present

Triton College

Jan 2016 - Jan 2018
River Grove, IL
Jan 2016 - Jan 2018

Sales Associate

Aug 2016 - Apr 2017
Tjmaxx
Put away clothes, stock, customer service, cashier, clean.
Aug 2016 - Apr 2017

Home healthcare

Jan 2016 - Aug 2016
Disabled Citizens Alliance Inc
Provided medical/mental support and daily living assistance to various patients in-home. Assisted patients with daily living activities including bathing, dressing, hygiene, grooming, shopping and companionship in accordance with established care plans.
Jan 2016 - Aug 2016

Highland Community College

Jan 2015 - Jan 2016
Highland, KS
Jan 2015 - Jan 2016
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