Rita An O.

$25.00 / hr

Middle Village, NY

About Rita An

I am highly dependable and reliable caregiver who loves taking care of the elderly with 20 years of experience in medical/geriatric care. Proficient in caring for geriatric clients to improve overall health and well being. Recognized for ability to provide emotional and physical support to clients. Patient and professional in responding to client's needs with a gentle touch and caring attitude centered on treating all with dignity and respect. Possess exceptional communication abilities as well as cultural sensitivity to deal with a diverse range of people. Also recognised for being organized and collaborative.

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

  • Bathing
  • Dressing & Grooming
  • Toileting
  • Medication Reminders
  • Meal Prep
  • Transferring & Mobility
  • Exercise
  • Companionship

Job Interests

  • Full Time

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
  • Cancer Recovery
  • Cardiovascular Disorders
  • COPD
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Home Health Care
  • Respiratory Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Tracheotomy / Ventilation
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care

Languages

  • Arabic
  • Tagalog
  • Spanish
  • English

Experience & Education

Caregiver/ Home Aide

Aug 2019 - Present
Sandra Giambalvo
Provided nursing care to patients e.g., identifying and assessing nursing problems - physical, mental, psychological, spiritual. Gives comfort, medicines, checked her vital signs,Mobility assistance, Bathing and companionship.
Aug 2019 - Present

Caregiver

Jan 2019 - Feb 2019
Ms.Donna Marie Dooner
Administers Oxygen 24hrs., medicines and observe reactions to patient. Monitors, records and reports symptoms or changes in patients condition
Jan 2019 - Feb 2019

Caregiver

Aug 2018 - Dec 2018
Mr. John J. Veverka
Checks and records vital signs. Administers medication and food via Gastric Tube Administers oxygen. Applies dressing and cleaning of the abdomen where the gastric tube inplaced .Assists the patient in bathroom activities. Provides warmth and comfort to patient whenever necessary.
Aug 2018 - Dec 2018

Caregiver

Dec 2018 - Dec 2018
Ms. Violeta Navarro
Giving Medicines, Bathing, Meal Preparation, light house keeping, Patient Interactions, Accompanied Doctors Appoinment
Dec 2018 - Dec 2018

Caregiver

Sep 2018 - Nov 2018
Ms. Carmelda Pasion
Checking Vital signs, Bathing, Giving Medications, Meal Preparation, Encouraging exercising and Chair Yoga, takes her everyday to walk and makes her always comfortable.
Sep 2018 - Nov 2018

Caregiver

Jan 2017 - Aug 2018
Mr. Edward Folgar
Monitors Vital signs and administers medication Observes reaction or side effects Monitors, records and reports symptoms or changes in patients condition Assists the patient in bathroom activities and other needs.
Jan 2017 - Aug 2018

Caregiver

Jan 2005 - Dec 2016
Mr. & Mrs Jose Maria Bastarrica
Provides assistance with their personal activities in daily living. Checking Vital signs. Giving Medications, preparing meals and light housekeeping.
Jan 2005 - Dec 2016

Hospital Nurse

May 1993 - Nov 1996
Hera General Hospital
Provides practical high standard nursing care to a group of patients with specific treatment Carries out instructions issued by charge/head nurse Provides bedside care Administers medication both oral and IV Inserts foley catheter when needed Feeds on Nasogastric Tube and Gastric Tube Measures intake and output Records condition and treatments given to patient Assists patients on diagnostic test/procedure
May 1993 - Nov 1996

University of Saint Anthony

Jan 1987 - Jan 1991
Philippines
Jan 1987 - Jan 1991
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