My name is Carmen Gonzalez have been a CNA/HHA for over 17 years I am a very good listener, I treat my clients with respect and dignity, iam very responsible for my job I think I am a great caregiver, why ? because I think I was born for these type of jobs, I love to take care of people who need care, I do have current CPR/First Aid
current TBtest, light housekeeping,and sanitation practices, skilled and knowledge to provide necessary resident care and supervision, including they ability to communicate and understand the pain a client must be going through, I provide all personel care, medication,supervice client to assure he/she be best of comfort Registered Nurse for 26 yrs- ER, Surgery, Hospice, Home Health, now retired.
Case manager for home care agencies for 7 yrs, I now offer private consultation as well as hands on care for Activities of Daily Living, Companionship, etc.
I am very familiar with elder care/memory care, Including but not limited to, Dementia/Alzheimer's.
I am also familiar with Parkinson's disease and medications.
Extensive experience with catheters, feeding tubes, Hoyer lifts, etc.
I have lots of experience with end of life care.
I can offer training/education to caregivers and/or family.
I can attend doctor appointments to keep Health Care Team and family informed.
I can handle medication administration, reminders, refills, etc.
I will monitor for medication efficacy/ overall condition and contact MD if any issues arise.
Please feel free to call direct,
email@example.com Became passionate as a Caregiver by first caring for those close to me in my personal life: my mom, her sister, and the mother of a dear friend. Began caring professionally in 2014 with various agencies in the County of Santa Cruz. My dedication and patience help me to be a great caregiver who works hard at making life easier for those requiring home care. It is my undying belief that all people be treated with kindness, dignity and respect.
My [10-year old] background consists of Adult and Senior Care for those with dementia, Alzheimer's, cancer, Diabetes, heart disease, ALS, Parkinson's, stroke, epilepsy, developmental disabilities, as well as those recovering from surgery or illness. I am certified as a Companion Care Aide (CCA), as well as hold certification in CPR and First Aid. I have an even-tempered personality which allows me to remain calm and make prudent decisions during a crisis.