Latavia W.

$15.00 / hr

Minneapolis, MN

About Latavia

I became a Caregiver because i enjoying working and caring for people, What i like about being a caregiver is that i am able to make a difference in someones life. I am proud that i am currently in college to further my education. i am a patient and very understanding person.

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

  • 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

    • ALS
    • Alzheimer's Disease
    • Diabetes
    • Gastrointestinal Disorders
    • Hospice Care
    • Multiple Sclerosis
    • Neurological Disorders
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Respiratory Disorders
    • Stroke
    • Senior Care
    • Elder Care
    • Home Care

    Languages

    • English

    Experience & Education

    Minneapolis Community & Technical College

    Aug 2013 - Aug 2016
    Aug 2013 - Aug 2016

    cna/hha

    Jan 2014 - Jul 2014
    Accurate home health care
    l Maintained accurate records of patient care, condition, progress and concerns. l Monitored vital signs, such as blood pressure and pulse. l Responded appropriately to the physical, emotional and developmental needs of patients. l Tested and recorded blood glucose levels. l Changed sterile dressings. l Obtained information about clients' medical history, drug history, complaints and allergies. l Assisted patients with bathing, oral hygiene, grooming, feeding and elimination. l Helped patients move in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs and automobiles. l Cooked appetizing and satisfying meals and snacks. l Scheduled and accompanied clients to medical appointments. l Maintained a clean, healthy and safe environment. l Obtained household supplies and ran daily errands. l Assisted with patient transfer and ambulation. l Followed safe lifting techniques and individual resident lifting instructions.
    Jan 2014 - Jul 2014

    hha pca

    Jun 2006 - Mar 2013
    Hennepin Home Health Care
    l Maintained accurate records of patient care, condition, progress and concerns. l Monitored vital signs, such as blood pressure and pulse. l Responded appropriately to the physical, emotional and developmental needs of patients. l Tested and recorded blood glucose levels. l Changed sterile dressings. l Obtained information about clients' medical history, drug history, complaints and allergies. l Assisted patients with bathing, oral hygiene, grooming, feeding and elimination. l Helped patients move in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs and automobiles. l Cooked appetizing and satisfying meals and snacks. l Scheduled and accompanied clients to medical appointments. l Maintained a clean, healthy and safe environment. l Obtained household supplies and ran daily errands. l Assisted with patient transfer and ambulation. l Followed safe lifting techniques and individual resident lifting instructions.
    Jun 2006 - Mar 2013
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