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Zena S.

Zena S.

$19.00 / hr

Royersford, PA

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About Zena

My passion and purpose in life is helping people. I have over 10 years of professional caregiving experience. My first love has always been being a personal caregiver for seniors. I have had extensive experience with companionship, personal care, Alzheimer's, dementia, etc. My education and also being a Medical Assistant has been used often with working as a personal caregiver. I have worked as a caregiver for family members, for home care agencies, and assisted living facilities. I am professional, caring, understanding, respectful, good conversationalist, trustworthy, and much more.

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
  • Overnight
  • Holiday Shifts

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
  • COPD
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Hearing Disorders
  • Home Health Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Neurological Disorders
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Post Surgery Recovery
  • Stroke
  • Vision and Eye Disorders
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care

Languages

  • English

Experience & Education

PITC Institute

Jan 2020 - Jan 2021
Wyncote, PA
Jan 2020 - Jan 2021

Caregiver

Jan 2016 - Jan 2017
Personal Caregiver
Helped client with bathing, dressing, feeding, lifting and transferring. Provided behavioral/emotional support and supervision for those with dementia and Alzheimer's. Provided therapeutic conversation and companionship for client and support for family members. Ensured safety and well-being of each client in alignment with care plan. Assessing, documenting, and reporting client's well-being. Monitored progress and documented any status changes accordingly. Closely collaborated with management team to make necessary improvements and satisfy client's needs. Built strong relationships with clients to deliver emotional support and companionship.
Jan 2016 - Jan 2017

Supervisor

Mar 2012 - Apr 2016
Rescare Inc
Conduct employment interviews Hire caregiver's and nurses Evaluate staff job performance Conduct in-services for staff Conduct client home visits Report client condition changes, needs or concerns Ensure all certifications and licenses are up-to-date per local, state and federal regulations Advertisement of company Networking Ensure submission of proper timekeeping and paperwork Responded to all client's inquiries thoroughly and professionally.
Mar 2012 - Apr 2016

Personal Caregiver

Jan 2009 - Feb 2012
Chestnut Knoll At Home
Provided quality care for the elderly in their homes and residential facilities. Working with a broad spectrum of physical and emotional problems. Treated clients with strokes and head traumas. Helped clients with bathing, dressing, feeding, lifting and transferring. Provided behavioral/emotional support and supervision for those with dementia and Alzheimer's. Provided therapeutic conversation and companionship for clients and support for family members. Ensured safety and well-being of each client in alignment with care plan. Assessing, documenting, and reporting client's well-being. Monitored progress and documented any status changes accordingly. Closely collaborated with management team to make necessary improvements and satisfy client's needs. Transported clients to medical appointments, errands, and activities. Worked to improve and enhance clients lives through effective and compassionate care. Built strong relationships with clients to deliver emotional support and companionship.
Jan 2009 - Feb 2012

Chestnut Hill College

Jan 2010 - Jan 2012
Philadelphia, PA
Jan 2010 - Jan 2012
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