Diamond tier

Barbara k.

$24.50 / hr

Columbia, MD

About Barbara

Hello, My name is Barbara. I have a dedicated, energetic, and overall positive attitude about most things. I am empathetic, a strong believer of "do unto others better than they expect of you", I enjoy cleaning and prefer my environments to be very neat. As a matured mother and an experienced Certified Nurse Assistant with over 10 years in various areas caring for the geriatric popolution, individuals with intellectual disabilities, and children from infancy to teenage years, I have learned to abduct to change and be flexible. What I enjoy the most about being a caregiver is the ability to provide care, be the strength when needed, providing companionship and assisting in the protection my clients since they have entrusted me with their lives.

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
  • Cancer Recovery
  • Cardiovascular Disorders
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Hearing 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

CNA

Mar 2011 - Present
Griswold Special Care
Light housekeeping, medication reminder ,personal care ,daily activities.Doctors appointments .
Mar 2011 - Present

University of Ghana

Jan 2001 - Jan 2004
Ghana
Jan 2001 - Jan 2004

Access home care

Jan 2003 - Jan 2003
Alexandria, VA
Jan 2003 - Jan 2003

Annandale High School

Jan 1997 - Jan 2000
Annandale, VA
Jan 1997 - Jan 2000
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