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Eric K.

Eric K.

$15.00 / hr

Port Jervis, NY

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About Eric

My name is Eric Knipp and I've been a CNA for 3 years. Over those two years I've gained some experience caring for patients with various needs including, Dementia, Alzheimer’s, Diabetes and various other needs. I have mostly worked part time as relief but I am now looking for more long term CNA employment. My availability is very flexible and I’m willing to work days or nights and even a rotating shift if needed. I am however not available for live-in assignments. I feel my clear strengths as a CNA is my ability to relate to the person I’m caring for and show a respect that helps them cope with what they might be going through. The health needs of the patients always come first. However I also really enjoy taking the time to get to know the people I care for and the stories that they tell about their lives and experiences never fail to bring a smile to my face. That I think is the best part of being a CNA, helping people. Please feel free to contact me if you’d like set up an interview.

Caregiving Services & Expertise


  • Bathing
  • Dressing & Grooming
  • Toileting
  • Medication Reminders
  • Meal Prep
  • Groceries & Shopping
  • Transferring & Mobility
  • Transportation
  • Housekeeping
  • 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
    • Diabetes
    • Neurological Disorders
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Senior Care
    • Elder Care
    • Home Care


    • English

    Experience & Education


    Jan 2012 - May 2014
    Gentle Homes Services
    • Offered Companionship & Conversation, Monitored Diet, Eating and medication. • Provided ambulatory assistance and Incontinence care. • Escorted patients on errand, including grocery shopping and dinner outings. • Worked closely with patients that have Alzheimer’s, Dementia and Diabetes. • Monitored patients health including Blood Pressure, Blood Sugar Levels, Temperature, Pulse and Wound Treatment, Reporting and Cleaning.
    Jan 2012 - May 2014
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