I became a caregiver to help elderly people who aren't able to do certain things by themselves. These elderly people require some assistance, and I decided to help them out. I like being a caregiver a lot because I like to help the clients, participate in activities with the clients, and personal care. Also, I enjoy grocery shopping for them, doing light house keeping, keep them company, and etc. A personal achievement that I am proud of is receiving my high school diploma, and getting into the nursing program at Quincy College. Well to start off, I am an easy going person, and I have great communication with people. In addition, I am friendly, organized, respectful, and trustworthy individual. am a well experienced home health aid. Passionate, reliable and dependable .
8 years of experience in this field caring for patients with MS, Dementia, Alzheimer, stroke, cancer, heart disease, osteoporosis, respiratory disease, diabetes, fall risk, depression. And hospice care.
My responsibilities were, transportation of patients to doctors appointment, bathing and dressing them up, companionship, making beds, doing laundry remind or give medicine to patients, check vital signs or apply lotion to dry skin areas, change bandage, light house cleaning, am able to lift my clients, transfer them in and out of wheelchair to their beds. I can also manage using a Hoyer lift.
I have excellent communication skills guided by good relationship with clients, strong work ethics since am dedicated to getting the job done, positive attitude, time management abilities, self confidence, ability to accept and learn from criticism, flexible and l love my job and very hardworking. I will highly appreciate if am considered me.