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Kara B.

Kara B.

Covid-19 Vaccinated

$22.00 / hr

Bartlesville, OK

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About Kara

I am a retired geriatric nurse experience in home health skilled therapy hospice long-term care for last 20 years. My dad survived three years with Lewy body dementia. As I moved to take care of him and great forever memories I have now I decided then to use my experience to take care Of elderly and children in their homes so they never have to leave their families And fully vaccinated. Safety is my number one concern. additionally References Upon Request when appropriate About me; My awesome children are grown and independent! Certified as LPN in Geriatrics, OBGYN, NICU, Peds, Psych and Pre and post op patients. Love the outdoors. Have moved to my forever home in ok/ks area

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
  • 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

Owner

Mar 2017 - Present
Pats Activity Boards
Make Fidget Activity boards for dementia and autism therapy to decrease anxiety and increase motor skills. Etsy.com/shop/patsfidgetboards
Mar 2017 - Present

Retired LPN and caregiver

Mar 2022 - Jul 2022
in home caregiver
Monitored client with Alzheimer's and dementia for the families and clients to stay in there home with adequate care provided by myself Showered adl assistance medication aide Monitored VS when needed and companionship
Mar 2022 - Jul 2022

Home health Nurse

Mar 2017 - Feb 2022
Self Employed Health Inc
Private care home care retired nurse. Experienced 20 years of working with Geriatric Pediatric obgyn and Skilled outpatients.
Mar 2017 - Feb 2022

Charge Weekend Nurse

Mar 2017 - May 2018
southpark care centre
100+ long term And skilled facility in Ardmore Oklahoma in charge of Medicaid's CNA's nurses notes doctors labs doctors orders etc.
Mar 2017 - May 2018

Platt College

Jan 1995 - Jan 1997
Tulsa, OK
Jan 1995 - Jan 1997

Brewer High School

Jan 1974 - Jan 1987
Fort Worth, TX
Jan 1974 - Jan 1987

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Roger W.
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Love your care for Roger!
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February 2021
Micheal K.
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Very Knowledgeable
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February 2021
Daniel B.
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