Phylicia M.

$20.00 / hr

Hello, I have been a certified nurse assistant since 2012. I became passionate about this job because of my grandmother. I was her caretaker for 2 years until she passed away. I learned the values of loving and caring for people and not taking lives for granted. This is a rewarding job since I get the chance to grow as a person and bring peace for family members. I make sure to take care of their love ones like they are my own and ensure they are treated with respect . My greatest reward is the compliment that I received from client because I make a difference in their loves one such encourage them to b e active. In addition, I enjoy talking to elderly because they have so much wisdom that I can use for myself . Also , you cannot get bores for serving in needs because I am actually doing something good ... more

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Nurse assistant

Private case

Feb 2012 - May 2017

Following the care plan as directed by supervising nurse. Assisting with bathing and grooming - This can include but is not limited to: shampooing hair, finger and toenail care, brushing teething, and shower assistance. Basic food preparation - From grocery shopping to actually preparing the food, it's important to ensure the senior is displaying proper nutrition. Medication reminders - Caregivers must assure that medications are t aken at the correct time as directed by the doctor. Light housekeeping - It's important for caregivers to keep a safe and clean environment. Duties related to housekeeping will typically involve making the bed and and cleaning the bathroom and kitchen Transferring the client - This refers to transferring the client from chairs, from the toilet, from bed, and to and from a vehicle. Toileting - It's important to assist with using the toilet to encourage comfort and prevent any infections Transportation - If a caregiver has a vehicle and a driver's license, it's likely they will help to take the elder around to doctor's appointment and other activities. Monitoring changes in client's health - When following the care plan, the supervising nurse will want to know if there are any changes in health that are concerning and that may need medical attention. ... more


Nurse assistant


Apr 2012 - Jan 2014

Provides one-on-one assistance to clients. Assistance may include homemaking routines, transportation to appointments and/or other outings, activities of daily living, following routines natural to the client, exercise, cooking, and other functions. I always focus on engaging clients in a meaningful and life-affirming manner

Certifications / Licenses

Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)



2012 - 2016 Richmond VA


CareAcademy courses on CareLinx

Apr 2019: Being a Professional Caregiver on CareLinx

Apr 2019: CareLinx 101