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Bernice L.

Bernice L.

$15.00 / hr

Albuquerque, NM

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About Bernice

As a very young person, I realized the need and honor of being a caregiver. I suppose that is why I chose to peruse a practical nursing career. Although, after I received my licence, I did not practice professionally; my education did come handy as my husband and I raised and cared for our two daughters and later when I helped care for my paraplegic uncle (a WWII veteran), my father (also a veteran) and most recently (for the last 6 years) my mother, until her passing in 2014. I suppose my greatest accomplishments are surrounded in the caregiving of others. With my expieriance and skills I feel that I can provide exceptional care for a family in need.

Caregiving Services & Expertise


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

Job Interests

    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
    • Senior Care
    • Elder Care
    • Home Care


    • English
    • Spanish

    Experience & Education


    Dec 2008 - Sep 2014
    Primary caregiver administering bedside and personal care such as bathing, dressing, grooming, toileting and including administering medications. Perform all housekeeping duties including gro cery shopping, meal preparation and assistance in feeding. Transporting to locations outside the home. Providing passive exercise and companionship. The patient (my mother) suffered a slight stroke which left her using a walker. As her health declined she used a wheelchair until the last year when she became bed bound. My expieriance ranges from minimal care to 24/7 maximum care.
    Dec 2008 - Sep 2014

    Central New Mexico Community College 2014

    Jan 2014 - Jan 2014
    Jan 2014 - Jan 2014

    Technical Voational Institute 1975 -

    Jan 1973 - Jan 1975
    Jan 1973 - Jan 1975
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