Althea W.
1 Review

$22.00 / hr

Under NYS Law and vested licensure, I am an Advanced Home Health Care Professional, who owns several years of home health care experience. By the same token, I am personable, and I ascribe to graciously delivering, the elite or sincere assistance to those who need help. I am known for my ability to teach others, and have a lot of patience for most individuals. With that said, I strive to serve and meet all challenges that unfold in the caregiving environments. This ability is refined through an adept ability to locate information which heightens, positive - outcomes in caregiving sectors. In keepin g with any question of my qualifications, alongside, why I chose to work in the home health care profession. My simple answer is, just imagine for a moment, lacking critical - assistance to maintain health, and not being able to obtain sincere and timely support. Truly a scary situation! Especially if one lives in a remote area, far away from places which prevent consequences from ill health. Hence, my increased focus is serving populations, with unmet needs in home -health care contexts. Plus, given efforts brings back memories of joy. What is one such moment? The most enjoyable moments to date, emerges from the joy that comes from clients being able to enjoy home cooked meals. Meals which I am able to prepare. Here is an illustration. A former client of mine, remarked, "You take care of me, as if we were related," to which she added the age old question. "Why do you do all the things you do for me?" To which I reiterated, an ability , mine, of being able to relate within my imaginings , of a person who lacked Home health care support. Finally, In terms of a most memorable achievement, it would have to be assuming my collaborative place as a CareLinx Home Health Care Professional. ... more

Caregiving Services
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    Full Time
    Holiday Shifts
    Either live-in or live-out

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    $7.64Taxes & Fees
    $29.64You pay

Background checked


Interim Home Health

Feb 2018 - Mar 2019

Advanced care processes; Certified in rendering care to TBI populations.


Home health aide

Anchor Health Home Care

Mar 2018 - May 2018

Provide caregiving to senior and pediatric populations

Certifications / Licenses

Home Care Aide (HCA)


Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)


Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses

Unbaptized associate

1987 - Present


New York City Police Academy

School - Crossing Guard (NYPD Civilian Training Program)

2017 - 2017


Capella University

Master of Science Degree in General Population Health; US Criminal Justice Systems

2013 - 2016


Capella University

Criminal Justice (Post Baccalaureate Certification)

2013 - 2015


Monroe College

Business And Health Care Services Administration

2008 - 2012


York Castle High

General Science

1983 - 1988


CareAcademy courses on CareLinx

May 2018: Infection Control & Maintaining a Clean Environment

May 2018: Communicating With Older Adults

May 2018: Overview of Cancer Care

May 2018: Overview of Mobility & Safety Equipment Copy

Apr 2018: Assisting with Bathing

May 2018: Communications: Cultural Competency

May 2018: Light Housekeeping For Professional Caregivers

May 2018: Modifying Diets to Assist with Difficulty Chewing

Apr 2018: Being a Professional Caregiver on CareLinx

May 2018: Overview of Heart Disease Care

May 2018: Assisting with Personal Care Through ADLs

May 2018: Clients' Rights, HIPAA & Elder Abuse Prevention

May 2018: Safety Precautions & Falls Prevention: Part 1

May 2018: Assisting with Independent Living Through IADLs

Apr 2018: Introduction to Dementia Care

May 2018: Nutrition, Food Prep & Meals For Professional Caregivers

May 2018: Emergency Preparedness For Caregivers

Reviews and Recommendations
Leena S.
Jun 2018

Alethea is patient, thorough and knowledgeable.