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Melissa R.

Melissa R.

$25.00 / hr

Dallas, PA

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About Melissa

To me, taking care of someone isn't a job but it is a passion, a desire and a willingness to help others. It is always my mission to provide the best care and companionship to those I am with. I have been in this career field for over 15 years. I have a Medical Assistance Degree and a Bachelors of Science in Healthcare Management. (Both from Herzing University) I am a Mother and Wife and enjoy spending time with my Family when I am not working. I am very outgoing, determined and have a positive mindset.

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

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
  • Arthritis
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer Recovery
  • Cardiovascular Disorders
  • COPD
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Gastrointestinal Disorders
  • Hearing Disorders
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Home Health Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Neurological Disorders
  • Orthopedic Care
  • Palliative Care
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Post Surgery Recovery
  • Renal and Urological Disorders
  • Respiratory Disorders
  • Skin Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Tracheotomy / Ventilation
  • Vision and Eye Disorders
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care

Languages

  • English

Experience & Education

Caregiver

Aug 2009 - Present
Home Instead Senior Care
In home healthcare services
Aug 2009 - Present

Direct Support Professional

Oct 2021 - Present
Step By Step Inc
In home care (group home)
Oct 2021 - Present

Direct Care Worker

Jun 2019 - Sep 2021
Bayada Nurses
In home healthcare
Jun 2019 - Sep 2021

Herzing University

Jan 2016 - Jan 2020
Milwaukee, WI
Jan 2016 - Jan 2020
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