Margaret A. Hood-Perkins H.

$15.00 / hr

Kansas City, KS

About Margaret A. Hood-Perkins

1. I became a caregiver to take care of my mother. 2. Being able to help thoses that can't help themselves; knowing, that one day, if I'm blessed, I will be took cared of properly! 3. I worked 22 years on a job and retired in a beautiful home. I only have one daughter who graduate from KU and loves Lawrence! Well of course; all her friends are there! 4. I like cooking, cleaning, play the piano, very detailed oriented as I was a medical transcriptionist for the University of Kansas Hospital when I retired from the Department of Pathology. Also, I come from a very large family of 18 (11 girls and 7 bodys). We are all adults now and spreaded throughout the state; but keep in contact occasionally!

Caregiving Services & Expertise


  • Meal Prep
  • Companionship

Job Interests

    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
    • Diabetes
    • Senior Care
    • Elder Care
    • Home Care


    • English

    Experience & Education

    Medical Transcriptionist

    Apr 1990 - Apr 2011
    The University of Kansas Medical Center
    Transcribing pathology reports; helping patients retrieve their medical records for outside consultations, answering the phone, accessioning outside slides; fed-xing; scanning, filing, working with clinical trials and gathering records (reports and slides for pathologists) for difference conferences throughout the week and month.
    Apr 1990 - Apr 2011

    Donnelly College

    May 1983 - May 1985
    May 1983 - May 1985
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