Joan K.

$20.00 / hr

Detroit, MI

About Joan

I can relate to clients feelings on what they are going through mentally and physically while battling their illness as I have done in caring for My Beloved Grandmother was praised for a wonderful job of doing so by her homecare team that helped me to obtain my certification as a Home Health Aide that I've enjoy doing for 17 years

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

  • Bathing
  • Dressing & Grooming
  • Toileting
  • Medication Reminders
  • Meal Prep
  • Transferring & Mobility
  • Exercise
  • Housekeeping
  • Companionship

Job Interests

  • Full Time
  • Overnight
  • 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
  • Dementia
  • Diabetes
  • Home Health Care
  • Palliative Care
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care

Languages

  • English

Experience & Education

Home Health Aide

Apr 2018 - Present
Ameristaff Nursing Service
Carry out care plans in helping clients to complete day to day tasks Personal and Hygiene care *Medication Reminders*Fall Precautions*Light Housekeeping
Apr 2018 - Present

Care Provider

Mar 2011 - Jun 2018
State of Michigan Adult Home Health Care
Assists clients in various basics care and household chores in the comfort of their home by demonstrating sensitivity and privacy, Prepare and serve meals according to prescribed diet
Mar 2011 - Jun 2018

Private Duty Care Provider

Dec 2017 - Mar 2018
Teresa Butler
Check and treat low blood glucose levels*Prevent and minimizing pressure sores by repositioning and rotation Q-1-2 hours*Emptied Ostomy and Urinary*Prepare meals and Encourage fluids*Medication management usage filling pill box, monitor side effects and adverse reaction
Dec 2017 - Mar 2018

Janitorial

Jan 2016 - Feb 2017
Ms. Anna Thornton
Work with a team in maintaining a clean environment for Private residents and Commercial establishments by ensuring confidentiality, and security of the clients
Jan 2016 - Feb 2017

RAM Technical Institute

Jan 1998 - Jan 1999
Oak Park, MI
Jan 1998 - Jan 1999

McKenzie High School

Jan 1984 - Jan 1987
Detroit, MI
Jan 1984 - Jan 1987
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