Having 15 years of experience with the elderly, making assessments and writing care plans, I am licensed as a independent provider for in home care. My care includes: feeding, cooking, and cleaning, companion care, toileting, transfers, assist with incontinence, bathing, dressing, grooming and medications. With the ability to safely use Hoyer lifts and wheelchairs. Transportation to doctor's appointments, grocery shop and outings for fun. I work with Doctors, Nurses and Physical Therapists. I have experience with Alzheimer's/Dementia/Hospice, strokes, diabetes and Parkinson's. I am licensed to work in Auburn Ca and the Del Webb Senior Community in Lincoln Ca. I'm great at redirecting and reassuring when needed. I am kind, make my clients feel comfortable and I love pets.
Approved for Cal Pers and Penn Treaty Long Term Care. First Aid and CPR certified. I have an extensive medical back ground, which includes, multiple years in the medical billing , coding field and hands on patient care. I am a honest, dependable, reliable, caring, compassionate and patient person by nature. All of these make me a perfect candidate.
This question takes me back to my first experience with working with seniors. I was 15, and working as a candy striper at a SNF in Livermore. The feeling is indescribable . I immediately knew that my calling was to care, assist, to help seniors, man kind in any capacity possible.
There are several achievements I am proud of. The most recent being the caregiver for my last client. This client had a reputation of being very demanding and difficult. I was able after an in-person interview, get the position. I held the position for 3 years at the clients request. The client had multiple agencies and caregivers until they found me.
Let me-help you.
The personal satisfaction from helping clients retain their dignity is what drives me.
my pay is based on varying needs of the client and my experience.
Thank you Susan McGee i become a caregiver after taking care my husband recover from a stroke 13 years ago, he went to a comma after 5 days of stoke, brain surgery end up breathing on a tracheostomy until now, I like being a caregiver because I learn more and more as I go. I love making difference in my clients life. I'm trustworthy and very dedicated caregiver, What's need to be done I do it. I'm caring, fun, outgoing, and always have a good attitude no matter what. I'm friendly, kind, gentle, compassionate, dependable and have a good sense of humor. I will always provide quality for your loved one so you can have a piece of mind. Rate are negotiable 13/hr - 16/hr depending on clients needs.