What makes me a great caregiver is that I am passionate about my job... it's more like a honor to me to work with elderly and disabled people. It helps build your patience, your emotions, your empathy, The way you care for people.. I feel like you have to have a heart to work as a care giver or aide it's a special job. What makes me enter the nursing field is that you can make a difference in someone's life.. The smile they have on their face when your around or show them care and let them know your there for them is amazing. My heart is in this job.. I'm proud that I stayed in this field for the years that I have been doing this because it build my character it helped me become a better person in so many areas. I learned so much as time past and I love that all my skills I have learned from the individuals I have cared for can help my daily life and others.
Caregivers that work non-full-time jobs or irregular shifts can negotiate extra compensation in addition to their standard hourly wage.
CareLinx home care services include housekeeping, transportation, meal preparation, shopping, medication reminders, mobility assistance, bathing, toileting, grooming, dressing, exercise, companionship and more. Compared to traditional agencies, our caregiver services include four distinct advantages.
1. Preferred, high-quality care: CareLinx customers prefer our care over competitors’ by a factor of 10 to 1. You get to choose and interview the caregiver, resulting in a better match and higher quality care.
2. Uniquely affordable: as an online caregiver network with low overhead and zero markups on caregiver pay, our prices are up to 50 percent less than traditional senior care agencies.
3. Care advocates: our direct-hire model gives caregivers higher wages and flexible schedules, and consumers low prices. Everyone gets a better quality of life.
4. Peace of mind: in-home caregivers are background checked and technology-enabled to give you visibility and transparency in the home. Our app provides GPS clock-ins clock-outs, real-time secure messaging, and personalized digital care plan.