Lavern W.
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Diamond

$18.00 / hr

Personality traits: I try to put myself in the other person's shoes. I am a person of the highest integrity and dress in a professional manner. I know how to balance empathy and caring in such a way that as I care for the body, the mind and soul feels cared for as well giving a sense of comfort in knowing everything's going to be alright and they feel safe and secure. The thing that attracted me to being a care giver is, I like to "Help" people. I'm interested in the wisdom an elderly person has. I enjoy being a caregiver because helping others puts a smile on their face knowing they are safe and sec ure in my care at maybe their most vulnerable state. One personal achievement I am proud of is being excepted into the 2019 Strathmore's Worldwide Who's Who in my occupation as a Health Care provider. I have 15 years prior experience as a NA11. I've worked in agencies with Home Health and Hospice and in a skilled nursing facility. I have experience with every aspect that it takes to care for your loved one with over 20yrs. In all. The one thing that makes me a great care giver is I listen to their needs not my agenda and I love what I do. ... more

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Self Employed

Mar 2014 - Jul 2019

Responsible for the personal care of infirm and disabled adults and children in the Home Health and Hospice setting. Experienced in patients who are developmentally disabled and or mentally handicapped: Experience with patients with G tubes, traces, shunts, stoma care, non verbal, non ambulatory as well as the elderly with dementia and alzheimer's and those in hospice care. Prior to self employment I was a a CNA11 Valuable con tributions to Hillcrest Convalescent Center. Experience in caring for patients with rehabilitation needs as well but not limited to wound care, palative care, comfort care and end of life. Whatever the need or duties...I can help meet them for the best quality of life possible including but not limited to errands, chauffeur to appointments, light house keeping and cooking and laundry. ... more

Education
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Certification of Nursing assistant 1&11

2005 - 2017

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CareAcademy courses on CareLinx

Aug 2019: Being a Professional Caregiver on CareLinx

Aug 2019: CareLinx 101

Aug 2019: Carelinx: Medicare Fraud, Waste, and Abuse and General Compliance Trainings