Am a Certfied Nursing Assistance (C.N.A) with over 10 years of care giving experience. Am compassionate, passionate and God fearing person. I get well with almost everyone I meet.I have all the Certfs needed, I
have worked with different types of clients with different types of needs and charanges, and am comfortable with it all, I have working experience with Dementia, Alzheimers, Diabites, spinal injuries incontinence, wheel chair, Bedbound, Hospice, end of life Patients and many more, Am comfortable and i like what I do, because I do it with a passion. And that makes me a great caregiver I like and enjoy helping the needy ones, elderly and the less fortune,and I like my job very much despite the challenges I come across during my line of duty. Mine is not just like any other work, NO, its a calling from God to help his people and that why I do it with a lot of passion, Am honest, Loving,hardworking, caring, compasonate, trustworthy, kind, good hearted, Am Reliable. I have a lot of patience with my Clients, am a quick Leaner. I enjoy my work, working with my clients are the happiest moments I enjoy and look forward for. I love it and do it with all my heart and soul, I take good care of my Clients, with a Passion, like I would with my own parents, or the way I would like someone to take care of me some day when I get there. I work with very little supervision or None at all. And am very creative to make the care comfortable and manageable. I treat all my Clients like grown up not like Children. , I discuss their care with either them or family members, and we agreed on what is the best and comfortable for them. Am a God fearing person, Help me ooh God. My name is Veronica,I have been a care gave for over fifteen years,I came from Kenya and in Kenya I was an Agricultural officer, working in a Research Station, doing research on new varieties of new seeds.Besides being an officer in a Research Station,I used to visit seniors in their homes,I loved to cook for them ,wash clothes give them company and also give them my own food,which made me very happy and I felt sense of fulfliment ,when I put a smile on their face.So when I came to this country,I found that there are seniors as well,I felt this was my define calling.and I went for it,I enjoy alot when I make a difference in someone's life,I.like to work and help those who cannot be able to help themselves any more,I do this work in great love and compassion and a touch of faith. I am a WA state licensed home care aide (HCA) with NAR certification for nurse-delegated tasks. I have experience in dementia care, diabetes management, colostomy care, in-home rehab exercises, respite care, transfers and assist in ADLs. I can also do errands and light chores including pet care. I own and drive a reliable personal vehicle to go to work and I will be prepared to drive clients to appointments and outings in their own private vehicles. I have a perfect driving record. I also have experience in operating almost all common home care medical equipment, O2 tanks, CPAP machines, lifts, nebulizers, blood glucose testing kits, and blood pressure kits among others. I can also manage non-sterile wound care such as pressure sores. I am prepared and willing to manage and facilitate communication between care team members, medical and healthcare professionals. I can also set up medical appointments, emergency care and transportation, organize medications and changes in prescriptions, file medical records for on-going healthcare reference. I am people-oriented and professional in conduct and appearance and I work with utmost confidentiality and will be prepared to sign NDAs if required. I currently look after morning and evening care for two quadriplegic gentlemen, one started attending UW this fall semester and another is a neighbor in West Seattle. I am male, just turned 50 this year, of mixed Asian heritage, I am university educated in the Philippines and a practicing Catholic at the St. James Parish in Seattle. I am seeking a part-time live-out position. I am a CNA with 13 years of experience working in Nursing industry.
I have a compassionate heart and natural passion to care for aging seniors and those that are physically and mentally challenged. I have experience working in a Nursing Home, Assisted Living Facility, as well as working with Home Health Agencies.
I have helped patients with different challenges like Alzheimer's disease, dementia, Parkinson's, stroke, hip-replacement, general anxiety disorders,, High Blood Pressure, Low Blood Pressure, Asthma, Pneumonia or respiratory diseases, Catheter care, cancer, diabetes, hospice care, tube-feeding, seizures, Heart disease, lung disease, patients with incontinence, patients with swallowing challenges, edema, skin disease, autism, etc.
Personally, I am skilled and professional for my job. I am punctual, dependable with a reliable car.
I have the following Certificates:
High School Diploma;
Certified Nurse Assistant Certificate
Nurse Delegation Certificate;
2017-12 hrs of Continued Education Credits
CPR/First Aid Certificate;
Infection Control Certificate;
Completed 7-hours HIV/Aids education;
Clean Chest X-ray record;
Two-forms of ID identification;
Valid Drivers Licence;
Valid auto Insurance