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Cherry D B.

Cherry D B.

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$17.00 / hr

Irvington, NJ

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About Cherry D

Believing in that everyone has a right to kindness compassion, and caring no what matter what their road in life. Everyone needs a helping hand and caring heart and love. Caregiving has its benefits understanding they may have lived before us and they understand the walks of life by their conversation you can learn from them . I have provided encouragement assistance and support for all clients in whatever areas needed, while improving their quality of life. I am friendly and outgoing who loves caring for people it is my passion to help. I have 10+ years experience in Companionship/Caregiving Dementia/Alzheimer's Diabetic care. Ambulatory/Mobility, Stroke issues, Aphasia,Apraxia,Feeding by tube and by mouth.

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

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

Job Interests

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Short Term

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
  • COPD
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Home Health Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Palliative Care
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Post Surgery Recovery
  • Respiratory Disorders
  • Skin Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Vision and Eye Disorders
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care

Languages

  • English

Experience & Education

Caregiver

Jan 2013 - Present
Larry Taylor
Stroke, Apraxia, Aphasia; Create develop and plan within the perimeters established a daily routine with medical staff, occupational , physical and speech therapist ,to improve mobility such as walking with cane corrective steps distance to increase stamina and Endurance walking up and down stairs, Getting in and out the car independently . Daily repetition of washing , grooming and dressing. Daily repetition of the alphabet counting, phonics, recognition of objects to increase speech. Occupational therapy assisting practicing opening jars making lunch independently . Arranging transportation to and from clinics Doctor's appointments. Monitoring blood pressure, medication management, Informing therapist and family with update on progress or obstacles he is having in a easy to read format. Dressing and bathing medicine reminders. Mobility.
Jan 2013 - Present

Caregiver

Jan 2012 - Jan 2013
Angel's Helpers LLC
Dementia Care; Created and developed a plan to increase mental stimulation, pictures for recognition of family members, games of cards for addition and subtraction exercises, games of checkers for thought processes. Engaged in mental stimulation by conversing about family member and current events. Providing transportation to doctor's offices family functions, and other trips outside of the home. Diabetes care Glucose testing, monitoring and administering the unit on a sliding scale or daily injection. Managed and changed diet accordingly maintained records in a easy to read format. Performed a variety of duties as requested by client, such as household supplies or running errands. maintained a clean and healthy environment.
Jan 2012 - Jan 2013

Caregiver

Jan 2007 - Jan 2012
Personal Touch Home Care Services
Hypertension, Diabetes Care; Managed and supervised sugar and blood pressure though diet, exercise and medicine reported changes in client condition to supervisor or manager. Performed health care-related tasks, such as monitoring vital signs and medication under the direction of registered nurses or physiotherapists. Maintain record of patient care, condition ,progress, or problems to report and discuss with supervisor or case manager. Provide patients with help moving in and out of beds, bath, dressing and grooming. Care for patients by changing beds, washing and ironing laundry, cleaning of household. Entertain, converse with or read out loud to keep patients mentally healthy and alert.
Jan 2007 - Jan 2012

Essex College of Business

Sep 1982 - Jun 1983
Sep 1982 - Jun 1983

West Side High School

Sep 1969 - Jun 1972
Sep 1969 - Jun 1972
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