Barbara F.

$15.00 / hr

Stuyvesant, NY

About Barbara

1.I enjoy helping others. 2.I like being a caregiver because I get to help improve people's lives and make them easier. 3.a personal achievement I am proud of was that I got to take care of my mother for over 10 years years during her struggle with Alzheimers disease. Due to my years of training and experience I was able to keep her at home she was able to die at home with dignity surrounded by loved ones.I was happy to give back some of what she did for me. 4.I worked at the fireman's home,coarc where I served as house manager at a community house program. I also worked at special needs where I served as 3 to 11 supervisor. Next I worked at devereux as a house manager and overnight supervision .I am currently employed at barnwell nursing and rehabilitation center, where I have worked there for 13 years as a CNA on rehab floor , training for new CNA. During the past 3 1/2 years i had a second job doing in home private care. Where I was case manager. Where I did direct care and hire new staff. Ordered and Dispensed meds. Med. Appointments , shopping, payroll, handled house finance, and transportation. And lastly outside activities.

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

  • 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

    • ALS
    • Alzheimer's Disease
    • Blood Disorders
    • Cancer Recovery
    • Cardiovascular Disorders
    • Diabetes
    • Gastrointestinal Disorders
    • HIV/AIDS
    • Hospice Care
    • Multiple Sclerosis
    • Neurological Disorders
    • Orthopedic Care
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Post Surgery Recovery
    • Renal and Urological Disorders
    • Respiratory Disorders
    • Skin Disorders
    • Stroke
    • Senior Care
    • Elder Care
    • Home Care

    Languages

    • English

    Experience & Education

    11-7 CNA

    Apr 2002 - Jun 2015
    Barnwell nursing home
    Provide ADL , personal care, personal hygiene.
    Apr 2002 - Jun 2015

    Columbia Green Community College

    Oct 1991 - May 1993
    Oct 1991 - May 1993
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