I am a 52 years, with 12 years experience working with many different clients, including parkinson's stroke, multiple sclerosis, dementia, and hospice clients. I am considered a great companion by many. My experience includes assisting with transfers, including from sit to stand, wheelchair assistance, and bathing, and Hoyer lift help with bathing or showering, or bed bathing, dressing, toileting, and incontinence care. Taking clients in my car or theirs to appointments and errands, Help with meal planning, meal prep, cooking, and feeding, for multiple sclerosis clients. Remind clients when to take their medication. I am bonded, a clean driving record, a clean TB test. I am a registered home health aide. I also have a certification in Alzheimer's through the Alzheimer's Association. And dementia certification, the different levels of dementia and how to apply the appropriate care. As a private caregiver, I provide the highest form of constant support at a cost-effective rate. My care for clients includes activities to support their quality of life as well. Record keeping daily for family members to be informed. A weekly graph that shows various progress/concerns of your loved one. I believe by my staying in your own home makes the most sense! I will meet all your needs to ensure that you age gracefully in an environment that you prefer the most.
My Service as a Live in Caregiver will provide you
1. Discreet personal care, assistance with bathing, oral hygiene, eating, dressing and toileting 2. Physical assistance with transfers and ambulation - ( hoyer lift, bed board or stand assist) 3. Help with household chores: cooking. light housekeeping, and laundry. 4. Transportation to doctor's appointments or other activities 5. Medication reminders, errands...and much more
I have extensive experience in providing quality care to the patients while maintaining good nurse/caregiver-client/family relationship. This include having respect for the client, being compassionate, well informed of the most effective interventions in timely manner and working collaboratively with client /family to provide exceptional care to them.
My several years of experience as a home care Aid allowed me to harness my ability to care for both easy and difficult clients. I have a very amiable personality which helps me to keep client happy at all time. I can engage my clients in different kinds of activities (board games, cards, movies) to keep them going depending on the client's ability and tolerance. You will not find a more professional, punctual, hardworking and driven candidate than myself.
I completed my externship as a Vocational Nurse at Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts (Preparing for Nclex Exam). As an Estern during my speciality rotations, I saved the life of a 92years old patient that had respiratory distress by identifying and intervening in good time.
Besides, I have the following certification:
Certified CPR - American Heart Association -
Certified, Completion in NIH Stroke Scale and Crises Prevention (CPI) -
Certified , Completion in Fundamentals of Emergency Preparedness
Infection Control Training (Continuous Education)
Disaster Management Training (Continuous Education).
Choosing me for your loved ones would be the best gift ever.
I have always been valued for my positive attitude, professionalism, attention to detail, reliability, great work, as well as my excellent communication skills. I have the passion for taking care of the elderly, especially in their homes. I prefer providing service on a Live-In arrangement, if not 12-hour shifts.
I put my heart into my Client's needs as well as my enthusiasm to bring the best for my Clients.
My personal and professional values are linked to my willingness to help others. I am focused, dedicated, and committed to making my Clients happy, safe, and confident.
I have vast experience giving care and companionship to Clients with dementia, Alzheimer's Disease, stroke, cancer, COPD, CHF, ALS, bipolar, anxiety disorders.