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Dorothea N.

Dorothea N.

$17.00 / hr

Peckville, PA

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About Dorothea

Hello, I'm a former respiratory therapist looking to help you or your loved one at home. For 10 years I worked in two hospitals helping people with various conditions and disorders. During this time, I also worked in home health taking care of the elderly. I continued working in home health after my hospital closed because I have always felt it was what i was meant to do. Please contact me if you're looking for someone dependable, kind, and compassionate. I do have my background check. Rate of pay per hour negotiable.

Caregiving Services & Expertise


  • Bathing
  • Dressing & Grooming
  • Toileting
  • Medication Reminders
  • Meal Prep
  • Groceries & Shopping
  • Transferring & Mobility
  • Exercise
  • 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
  • Neurological Disorders
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Post Surgery Recovery
  • Respiratory Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Tracheotomy / Ventilation
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care


  • Polish
  • English

Experience & Education

Home health aide

Aug 2003 - Present
Elite home caregivers
Help with activities of daily living, companionship, meal prep, errands.
Aug 2003 - Present

Registered Respiratory Therapist

Apr 2011 - Jul 2014
Midvalley Hospital
Sole respiratory therapist during my shift, responsible for ER, and general floors.
Apr 2011 - Jul 2014

Respiratory therapist

Jun 2006 - Apr 2011
Moses Taylor Hospital
Patient care in a 300 bed hospital.
Jun 2006 - Apr 2011

Luzerne County Community College

Jan 2003 - Jan 2006
Nanticoke, PA
Jan 2003 - Jan 2006
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