Mary Jo S.

$30.00 / hr

Brooklyn, NY

About Mary Jo

I'm an RN with a current NY nursing license. I have over 30 yrs. experience in various fields of nursing, including geriatrics and psychiatry. I previously started my own foot-care business, which provided in-home foot treatment to house-bound clients for 10 yrs. I'm caring, compassionate, flexible, and have a good sense of humor. I'm particularly gifted in relating to senior clients. My personal interests include reading, playing piano, and travel, which can stimulate conversation with clients, as well entertain them. I can provide excellent personal references on request.

Caregiving Services & Expertise


  • Medication Reminders
  • Groceries & Shopping
  • Transferring & Mobility
  • Transportation
  • 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
    • Hospice Care
    • Neurological Disorders
    • Post Surgery Recovery
    • Stroke
    • Senior Care
    • Elder Care
    • Home Care


    • English

    Experience & Education


    Jan 2011 - Jan 2013
    Vicky Chapman, private employer
    I companioned an 88 yr. old woman with Alzheimer's in her daughter's home for two yrs., from 2011-2013. I provided assistance to her daughter by accompanying the client to doctor's appointments, cultural outings and occasional trips out of town. As she became in need of more medical care, following a fall, I helped coordinate nursing services from an agency and administered some of the needed IV's, medications and encouraged ambulation.
    Jan 2011 - Jan 2013

    GA State University

    Sep 1979 - Jun 1983
    Sep 1979 - Jun 1983

    Piedmont School of Nursing

    Sep 1960 - Sep 1963
    Sep 1960 - Sep 1963
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