Sandra F.

$14.00 / hr

I'm a great caregiver because I'm friendly and outgoing person I have the patience and the ability to take care of others as they were my own. I decided to become a caregiver because since a very young age I have also been interested in spending time with other people I love to help and make people smile I completed my nursing studies in 2013. It was at this point I realize that caring for people especially the elderly was my calling. I like being a caregiver because I can get emotionally attached to a person I am caring for so if something goes wrong I am very much affected in saying that it makes me feel good knowing that I have made a difference in someone's life and brought them comfort during a difficult time. Sometimes that is easier said than done and when your client passes away or no longer requires your care it can be very emotional but knowing you had made a difference in a source of comfort. My personal Achievement is I'm proud of is that if I put a smile on my client face. ... more

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Private duty

Mercy nursing care services

Jul 2016 - Jan 2017

Provide day-to-day interaction with patient check vital signs a document changes administer medication and treatment as ordered by the physician diet supervision preparing meals provide to the resident with self-care dental , bathing . Report observation of the residents to the nurse supervisor. the nursing superviso. Complete forms and reports logs and record the following policy and procedures.

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Caregiver and a med-tech

The Charleston Assisted Living Memory Care community

Feb 2016 - Jan 2017

Provide day-to-day interaction with resident. Check Vital Signs and document changes, diet supervision corporations and monitoring. Provide and assist resident with self-care such as Dental Care needs bathing. Report observation the residents to the nurse supervisor. Complete forms, reports, logs and record the following policy and procedures

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Security officer

Security services

Oct 2005 - Dec 2015

Assist and maintaining a safe and orderly environment for over 3,000 students and 275 staff members and the largest high school in the state of Maryland.

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Cna

ed Brookdale assisted living

Dec 2013 - Apr 2015

provide patient personal hygiene and toilet training. set up activities of daily living by assisting with serving meals feeding patient as necessary; ambulating, turning and positioning patients. Maintains pation sibility by checking vital signs and weight, testing urine recording intake and output information.making sure patients comfort by utilizing resources and materials, transporting patients, answering patient call lights a nd request reporting observation of the patient to the nurse supervisor. Completing form, reports, log and recording and following policies and procedures.protec organisations wires by keeping patients information confidential. ... more

Certifications / Licenses
certification

Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

certification

Certified Medication Aide (CMA)

Education
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NurseOne Inc. Lanham Maryland

Cna

2013 - 2013

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Yorktown Landover Maryland

Certification in Computer Oper.

1990 - 1991

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Frederick douglass high school in Upper Marlboro

diploma

1977 - 1980