Carol S.

$12.00 / hr

Olathe, KS

About Carol

I have almost twenty years experience in home health and hospice. I have worked IN nursing facilities but not FOR nursing facilities. I have a passion for the elderly and I am very patient, compassionate, and love to listen to their stories. I have three references that I have worked very closely with. One is my former boss. 1. Kim Moore, LPN former boss 816-797-1481 2. William Strode, LPN former coworker 620-212-8420 3. Kim Berry, RN former case manager 913-271-7604 I also have references from family members that I can provide upon request. I am available ASAP for some overnight work to start with and would like to do day work in the near future. I am CPR and BLS certified.

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

  • Transportation

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

    • Senior Care
    • Elder Care
    • Home Care

    Languages

    • English

    Experience & Education

    CNA/HHA/Continuous Care Aide

    Jan 2008 - Jan 2012
    Sunflower Healthcare and Hospice
    Provided continuous care to actively dying patients. Provided education and support to the patient and their families during the dying transition and help keep anxiety levels down during this stressful time. My duties included bathing, monitor vitals, pain and comfort levels. Lifestyle assistance with cooking, cleaning, laundry, and other duties as assigned.
    Jan 2008 - Jan 2012

    Continuous Care Aide

    Dec 2006 - Dec 2008
    Vitas Hospice
    Tend to dying patients pain and comfort levels. Explain dying process. Comfort patient and family. Help to keep anxiety levels down. Bathe patient.
    Dec 2006 - Dec 2008

    personal aide

    Dec 2001 - Dec 2006
    Private Duty for Mark and Mary Clegg, both deceased
    As a personal aide to Mr. and Mrs. Clegg, I managed the day-to-day activities including cooking, cleaning, med reminders, doctor appointments, assist with rehab exercises, assist with social and family activities, and stay in communication with family members.
    Dec 2001 - Dec 2006

    Colorado Technical University

    Jan 2006 - May 2006
    Jan 2006 - May 2006

    Johnson County Community College

    Jan 2001 - May 2005
    Jan 2001 - May 2005

    Bath aide

    Dec 2000 - Dec 2001
    St. Luke's/Shawnee Mission Hospice
    Personal care for hospice patients at home and in nursing facilities.
    Dec 2000 - Dec 2001

    everything person

    Dec 1999 - Dec 2000
    Assisted Lifestyles
    Facility of thirty plus residents. Duties included cooking, cleaning, personal care, social activities, assist with making doctor appointments and keeping the facility within OSHA standards.
    Dec 1999 - Dec 2000

    Bath Aide

    Dec 1998 - Dec 1999
    Vitas Hospice
    Personal care aide for hospice/Alzheimer's patients at home and in nursing facilities.
    Dec 1998 - Dec 1999

    CNA/Personal Aide

    Dec 1994 - Dec 1998
    Private Duty
    Upon completion of CNA certification, I worked as a private duty aide for several families in a local nursing facility.
    Dec 1994 - Dec 1998
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