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Kathie S.

Kathie S.

$15.00 / hr

Kansas City, MO

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About Kathie

I'm a very caring person who enjoys the company of the Elderly. Also I'm very patient. I had the personal experience of taking care of my mother for 12 years. She had two open heart surgeries, stroke, broken hip, CHF and worked daily with Hospice for over a year. She had wounds on her legs (due to edema) that I had to tend to every day. I fed, bathed and dressed her. I also was a caregiver for two of my friends Mothers of which Hospice was involved also. I wish I would have gone into the Health field as I believe I would have made a difference.

Caregiving Services & Expertise


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

Job Interests

  • Part Time

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
  • COPD
  • Dementia
  • Diabetes
  • Hospice Care
  • Orthopedic Care
  • Post Surgery Recovery
  • Respiratory Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care


  • English

Experience & Education


May 2008 - Jan 2017
Iris Corporation
I'm retired now but I managed 8 Salons in the KC MO area. I also over the years I traveled to nursing homes, Adult Care Homes to provide Hair nail etc. services to those unable to leave they're home.
May 2008 - Jan 2017


May 2007 - May 2008
Carondelet Manor
On Call Stylist when needed...Trained in the care of person's with Diabetes for proper care of Pedicures/Manicures.
May 2007 - May 2008

Activities Director Asst.

Jun 1999 - Mar 2001
Timberlake Care Ctr
All aspects of making residents enjoy activities, putting smiles on they're faces made my day.
Jun 1999 - Mar 2001

San Diego Mesa College

Jan 1974 - Jan 1977
San Diego, CA
Jan 1974 - Jan 1977
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