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Lauren L.

Lauren L.

$14.00 / hr

Saucier, MS

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About Lauren

My professional experience with different employers has provided me with a strong expertise in: * Personal care assistance such as bathing, dressing and grooming * Meal preparation and assisting clients in eating * Companionship and discussion * Medication management * Light housekeeping * General help to elderly and disabled * Running household tasks * Engaging clients in activates such as games, books reading, and light exercise * experience with Alzheimer's dementia Parkinson's disease along with sundowners * transfer experience * hoyer lift experience I enjoy working with the clients of all ages and socio-economic backgrounds and have a demonstrated ability to develop great relationship with them and their families. Moreover, I am trustworthy and responsible person who takes great pleasure in all kinds of caregiving tasks. Besides, I am dedicated to work hard and always accept challenges to produce winning outcomes. Over and above, I am an active team player who is able to work effectively with managers and co-workers. As an passionate and reliable caregiver, I'd like to meet with you to discuss your needs and my relevant capabilities in more detail. I would love to use my skills and passion to help you and your loved ones live a full happy life.

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

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

Job Interests

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Short Term
  • Overnight

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
  • Cancer Recovery
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Hearing Disorders
  • Home Health Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Post Surgery Recovery
  • Stroke
  • Vision and Eye Disorders
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care

Languages

  • English

Experience & Education

Caregiver

Jun 2015 - Present
Private care
Help clients take prescribed medication Assist clients with ambulation and mobility around the house or outside (doctor’s appointments, walks etc.) Assist clients with personal care and hygiene Help clients with physical therapy exercises Plan and prepare meals with assistance from the clients (when they are able) Do the client’s shopping or accompany them when they shop Perform light housekeeping duties that clients can’t complete on their own Be a pleasant and supportive companion Report any unusual incidents Act quickly and responsibly in cases of emergency. This particular client I cared for a couple , Alzheimer's/ Parkinson's disease & dementia. Our favorite part of the day was sitting outside with their dogs & reading the paper
Jun 2015 - Present

Caregiver

Jun 2016 - Present
Private Care
Help clients take prescribed medication Assist clients with ambulation and mobility around the house or outside (doctor’s appointments, walks etc.) Assist clients with personal care and hygiene Help clients with physical therapy exercises Plan and prepare meals with assistance from the clients (when they are able) Do the client’s shopping or accompany them when they shop Perform light housekeeping duties that clients can’t complete on their own Be a pleasant and supportive companion Report any unusual incidents Act quickly and responsibly in cases of emergency. This client was so very wonderful we enjoyed sitting on the porch waving at the neighbors and especially when it was nice out and we could go for walks. With this client we worked with Parkinson's disease along with cancer
Jun 2016 - Present

Caregiver

May 2015 - Jan 2017
Salus homecare llc
Help clients take prescribed medication Assist clients with ambulation and mobility around the house or outside (doctor’s appointments, walks etc.) Assist clients with personal care and hygiene Help clients with physical therapy exercises Plan and prepare meals with assistance from the clients (when they are able) Do the client’s shopping or accompany them when they shop Perform light housekeeping duties that clients can’t complete on their own Be a pleasant and supportive companion Report any unusual incidents Act quickly and responsibly in cases of emergency
May 2015 - Jan 2017

Lead resident attendant

Jun 2014 - Aug 2016
Bay cove assisted living
• Help clients or residents with the activities of daily living • Perform personal care task such as hygiene, ambulation, eating, dressing, toileting and shaving • Talk with clients, give them companionship while participating in resident activities • Prepare nutritious meals and snacks for clients • Provide transfers assistance by moving clients in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs or cars • Change bed linens, clean and iron laundry and assist in keeping room, cabinet, and dresser drawers neat and clean • Maintain a specialized approach to responsibilities such as uniform, start times and absenteeism • Take and record vital signs • Create and maintain a pleasant work environment • Help with sanitation and housekeeping tasks of client’s room, bathroom, and common areas • Perform general household tasks including laundry, shopping, errands and transportation • Implement and support resident-care plans
Jun 2014 - Aug 2016

Lead resident attendant

Jun 2014 - Aug 2016
Bay cove memory care
Examples of Resident Assistant responsibilities Provide our residents with assistance as they accomplish daily tasks, including bathing, eating, dressing, grooming and using the restroom Maintain all care records in accordance with company policy and audit care records weekly to ensure accuracy Communicate any problems, concerns or issues to residents’ family members as needed Ensure all patients take medications as directed by health care providers Build rapport with residents by establishing personal connections and showing interest in their lives Respond to any safety or medical issues Lead daily group and individual activities for entertainment
Jun 2014 - Aug 2016

University of Cincinnati Clermont College

Jan 2010 - Jan 2012
Batavia, OH
Jan 2010 - Jan 2012
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