Melanie P.

$. / hr

Reno, NV

About Melanie

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

    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

      • ALS
      • Alzheimer's Disease
      • Arthritis
      • Blood Disorders
      • Cancer Recovery
      • Cardiovascular Disorders
      • COPD
      • Dementia
      • Depression
      • Diabetes
      • Gastrointestinal Disorders
      • Hearing Disorders
      • HIV/AIDS
      • Home Health Care
      • Hospice Care
      • Multiple Sclerosis
      • Neurological Disorders
      • Orthopedic Care
      • Palliative Care
      • Parkinson's Disease
      • Post Surgery Recovery
      • Renal and Urological Disorders
      • Respiratory Disorders
      • Skin Disorders
      • Stroke
      • Tracheotomy / Ventilation
      • Vision and Eye Disorders
      • Senior Care
      • Elder Care
      • Home Care

      Languages

      • English

      Experience & Education

      TMCC/VCC /BCU

      Jan 2019 - Present
      Reno, NV
      Jan 2019 - Present
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