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Carolyn B.

Carolyn B.

$15.00 / hr

Detroit, MI

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About Carolyn

I became a caregiver in order to help people in need. A few of my family members needed medical help from time to time, so I was there to assist them. I like being a caregiver because it gives you a sense of being wanted and needed. There is always some type of work in this field, and I like being pleasant and loving to others. The personal achievement that I am of proud of is receiving my Associates Degree in Business Administration and Medical Billing and Coding. The few things that I want you to know about me is that I have worked as a medical transcriptionist at Lafayette Clinic in Detroit in 1984. I have also worked at Detroit Receiving Hospital Rehabilitation Center in Detroit during my externship. It was a wonderful experience as I worked with the patients to have their medical appointments logged in, and set them up with their examining rooms to see the doctor.

Caregiving Services & Expertise


  • Bathing
  • Dressing & Grooming
  • Toileting
  • Medication Reminders
  • Meal Prep
  • Groceries & Shopping
  • Transferring & Mobility
  • Transportation
  • Housekeeping
  • Companionship

Job Interests

    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
    • Post Surgery Recovery
    • Stroke
    • Senior Care
    • Elder Care
    • Home Care


    • English

    Experience & Education

    Office Assistant

    Jan 2009 - Jan 2013
    National Causus on Black Aged
    Working with seniors over the telephone, making doctor appointment transportation arrangements. Calling them to check on them from independent living. Working as a medical receptionist with clients at the rehabilitation center. Confirming or canceling appointments with the therapist the clients were assigned to.
    Jan 2009 - Jan 2013

    American Intercontinental University

    Mar 2008 - Jun 2009
    Mar 2008 - Jun 2009

    Data Entry Operator

    Oct 2007 - Jul 2007
    Kelly Services
    Working in office settings of banks, and some medical centers doing data entry for bank accounts, and typing medical records for patient histories.
    Oct 2007 - Jul 2007
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