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Essence A.

Essence A.

$20.00 / hr

Albany, NY

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About Essence

Professional and goal oriented caregiver who takes pride in my abilities to provide exceptional patient care. I enjoy helping others who are aren't able, to enjoy life to the best of their ability.

Caregiving Services & Expertise


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

Job Interests

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Short Term
  • Overnight

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
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer Recovery
  • Cardiovascular Disorders
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Gastrointestinal Disorders
  • Hearing Disorders
  • Home Health Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Neurological Disorders
  • Orthopedic Care
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Post Surgery Recovery
  • Renal and Urological Disorders
  • Skin Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Tracheotomy / Ventilation
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care


  • English

Experience & Education

Personal Loan Specialist

Dec 2018 - Feb 2019
One Main Financial
Processed loan applications for all applicants while using credit underwriting techniques and sales tools Assisted customers in making financial decisions to meet financial goals Handled cash and electronic phone payments and balanced cash drawer at the end of each shift Followed all company guidelines and procedures
Dec 2018 - Feb 2019

Patient Care Associate

Jul 2015 - Dec 2018
Albany Medical Ctr
Care of up to 20 patients on a physical medicine and rehabilitation unit. Assist with transfers, mobility, dressing, grooming, incontinence care, pressure ulcer prevention, feeding and many other tasks. Committed to providing excellent patient care.
Jul 2015 - Dec 2018

Personal Care Aide

Apr 2015 - Jul 2015
Belvedere Home Care
Assisted up to one patient per shift in a home care setting. Assisted with all activities of daily living, including outdoor activities and errands.
Apr 2015 - Jul 2015

Certified Nurse's Aide

Jan 2014 - Jan 2015
Teresian House
Assisted 10-20 elderly patients per shift in a nursing setting. Assisted with all activities of daily living. Skilled in using all lifts including Hoyer and Sabina (standing) lifts.
Jan 2014 - Jan 2015

Schenectady County Community College

Jan 2014 - Jan 2014
Schenectady, NY
Jan 2014 - Jan 2014
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