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Merrily L.

Merrily L.

$15.00 / hr

Wilmington, NC

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About Merrily

I became a caregiver after my grandfather had cancer and passed away. My Mom said that I was really good with taking care of people that were elderly. I feel as though I am wise for my age, and would rather be around the elderly and have a conversation than with those of my own age. I love giving back. I get far more out of it than they do. When I leave and go home, I feel like I did something special that day, I cared for another person. That means a lot to me. One of the traits I have that make me a good caregiver is that I am very detail oriented. I follow through completely until the job is done. I do not rush. It may take longer, but in the end, it's worth it. merrilywilliams17@yahoo.com

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

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

Job Interests

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Short Term
  • Overnight
  • Weekend Live-In
  • 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
  • Cardiovascular Disorders
  • COPD
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Gastrointestinal Disorders
  • Hearing Disorders
  • Home Health Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Neurological Disorders
  • Orthopedic Care
  • Palliative Care
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Post Surgery Recovery
  • Respiratory Disorders
  • Skin Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Vision and Eye Disorders
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care

Languages

  • English

Experience & Education

CNA

Oct 2019 - Jan 2021
Intellichoice Inc
Assisting with the ADLs, bathing, meal preparation, light housekeeping, ROM exercises, medication reminders, transportation to the doctor or store.
Oct 2019 - Jan 2021

CNA

Apr 2018 - Oct 2019
Care Providers
ADLs, medication reminders, ROM exercises, bathing, light housekeeping, meal preparation, transportation to the doctor or the store.
Apr 2018 - Oct 2019

CNA

May 2014 - Apr 2018
Assistedcare Home Health
ADLs, bathing, ROM exercises, medication reminders, light housekeeping, meal preparation and transportation to the doctor or the store.
May 2014 - Apr 2018

Cape Fear Community College

Jan 2003 - Jan 2003
Wilmington, NC
Jan 2003 - Jan 2003
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