Paula A.

$18.00 / hr

Gretna, LA

About Paula

I have worked in the medical field for 9yrs for a group of doctors arranging from Family Practice, Internist, Endocrinologist , Oncology and Pediatrics. I am very compassionate, reliable, trustworthy and I enjoy companionship with patients. I have an associates degree in occupational science . Also CPR/First Aid certified. My father was paralyzed in an automobile accident in 2007 . He was cared for only by his daughters and wife until his passing in Early 2015. I have always enjoyed taking care of kids and the elderly. Love pets and a non smoker. Have references if meeded

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

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Arthritis
  • Cancer Recovery
  • Cardiovascular Disorders
  • COPD
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Gastrointestinal Disorders
  • Home Health Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Neurological Disorders
  • Palliative Care
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Post Surgery Recovery
  • Renal and Urological Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care

Languages

  • English

Experience & Education

Caregiver

Aug 2015 - Present
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