Andreal H.

$12.00 / hr

1. Honestly, I became a caregiver not realizing the extent of care that was needed in the field. I observed my mother providing care for my father before he passed, and it was hard for me to see him passing away. Since I have become a caregiver, I understand the quality of care that is needed in order to help rehabilitate those who are dependent upon someone they can trust. 2. In this field,I have learned a lot about myself as a person. I never expected to become educated on the subject of self. I have learned that you should not take life for granted, disabled does not mean that a person is not human and that they want to be treated special because of their disability, how the small things in life mean so much to a person when they are unable to provide for themselves such as: a warm hello, brushing their hair, putting fresh flowers in a vase on the dresser or kitchen table. 3. A personal achievement that makes me proud is that, over the years, I can greet most family members that I have provided care for, and they smile and welcome me with memories of how I touched their lives as a caregiver for their loved ones, or those that I have provided care for to rehabilitate them during their short recovery. 4. What is calming to the mind as a caregiver is, going home that day knowing that you have made a difference in someone else's life. If you never see them again, you can honestly say that you did your best. I have a great sense of humor, and a great personality. My work spe ... more

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Caregiver/Certified Nursing Assistant

Marvin Whitfield

Feb 2015 - Present

Provide patient safety, medication reminders, light house duties when needed, provide companionship, and documentation of patients nightly care.

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Certified Nursing Assistant

Well care Home Health, Goldsboro NC, 27534

Feb 2014 - Apr 2014

Provide patient safety, monitor patient while sleeping, toileting, ambulation, light house duties.

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Night Advocate

Sarah’s Refuge Inc.

Sep 2012 - Nov 2012

• Monitor the safety of the clients in the shelter • Be able to listen with a tentative ear when a client needs to express their feelings • Handle crisis calls promptly and effectively from law enforcement, a friend or relative of a victim, or a victim themselves • Document all calls and occurrences • Report all calls to superior and staff relief

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: Certified Nursing Assistant

Liberty Home Health and Hospice Aide

Dec 2005 - Jun 2007

• Provided comfort, care, and companionship to patients who were terminally ill • Played an imperative role to patient recovery/healthier lifestyles • Ensured patients safety, bathing and grooming patients • Keep documentation of any change in a patients skin color and eating habits

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Certified Nursing Assistant

Sampson Home Health

Dec 1999 - Dec 2005

• Worked closely with the Registered Nurses and Social Workers to improve patient care • Aide to the elderly as well as children ages 5-103 • Prepared all materials which permitted me to bathe patients • Prepared meals based on patients health history • Performed the necessary housekeeping chores

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Certified Nursing Assistant

Mary Gran Nursing Center

Dec 1996 - Apr 1999

• Provided daily bathing and grooming to patients • Patients safety • Administered snacks and meals • Performed vital signs, assessments, intake and output, documentation of all information • Assisted nurses in a variety of job duties to ensure patient care • Provide patient care promptly and accurately • Performed vital signs, assessments, intake and output • Documented all information

Certifications / Licenses
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Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

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Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

Education

Masters in Human Service Counseling/Criminal Justice

2017 - 2019 Lynchburg VA

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University of Mount Olive

Bachelors in Criminal Justice/Criminology

2013 - 2016

General Occupational Technology

2010 - 2012 Kenansville NC