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I was a Librarian back in the Philippines but when I came to the US in 2006, my friend encouraged me to try working with the elderly as a caregiver. Since then, I have been working as a caregiver and I developed the love and passion in taking care of the elderly. I had experienced.taking care.of elderly with different health issues such as Alzheimers, Dementia, diabetis, heart diseases (ie. CHF), Lung or respiratory disease, Stroke, non-ambulatory, bed bound elderly, etc. I assist them with their activities of daily living, prepare meals, laundry, do light housekeeping, medication reminder, assist with their errands and there were some elderly who asked me to organize their bills, do grocery and run other errands for them. I was not only a caregiver.but also a personal assistant. I am proud of being a caregiver because I know I make a difference in the lives of the elderly and I become part of the last journey of their lives. My nationality is Filipino, married, with 4 grown up children and 12 grandchildren who live in the Philippines.
Hello I Been a Cna for17yrs and i enjoy been a cna i give quality care with love and compassion and treat each person like they are my only relative it does matter how they act i still get the job done i am willing to take the extra mile to ensure their safe and the happiness is very important to me would change what i do because i love doing it
I became a caregiver to help others, it's always given me pleasure knowing I was able to make someone else's life a little better. I like being a caregiver because it allows me to give back what has been in me. The thing I'm mostly proud of is how much I've accomplished throughout my life. I'm 37 years of age and I've been a CNA for about 13 years now. I'm a very family-oriented, compassionate person who cares about the level of care I provide to others. I'm very dedicated to those I provide services for. I believe in the clients' right to choose his/her care along with treating the client and their loved ones with dignity and respect.
I am a responsible, dependable, compassionate , and hardworking individual. I hold a strong work ethic and always strive to do my best in any work situation. In my professional career I have always focused on direct patient care and supporting the integrity, dignity, and privacy of my patients. My attributes in patient care include: feeding, toileting, bathing, ADLs, grooming, diabetes accu check, ambulating, transferring, hoyer lifts, positioning/repositioning, non-ambulatory care, stroke deficits, dementia, post surgery care, providing clean and safe environment.
Because I caring and a compassionate person I care about there need .I because caregiver/ CNA because I knew I had a passion for seniors thatcan't help themselves and I enjoy h elping the elderly people because we all must cross that path one day in or life the joy you feel when you have achieved to may some one feel better.
Dependable, reliable and hard working caregiver with 5years experience in assisting patients with personal hygiene activities,I speak English and I have worked with a lot of patients. And ability to answer calls promptly, I have special talent for observing and reporting changes in patients . I have passion helping elders /families and I enjoy what I do.
I am CNA for over 10 years and I have worked with people with different needs and wants over the years I am proud of myself because I love to make people happy I am interested in people if you should hire me to take care of your loved one you would have no regrets I am a reliable and trustworthy person I have great references that you can call and verified thank you very much . I am an excellent caregiver I reside in Palos Hills my telephone number is 708-699-2565
I am very passionate when it comes to taking care of others. Ever since I was a teenager, I knew in my heart that helping those in need was my calling. I started nursing school in college and then went straight to work at hospitals, nursing homes, and at the comfort of people's homes. I am an advocate for the Alzheimer's Association, and volunteer as a caregiver support group facilitator. I have two children who are growing too fast, and a mother who is a cancer survivor who I took care of. Also, I am a lover of animals and have no problems taking care of them as well.
My 13 years experience in caring and assisting people who can't do for themselves. My characters (trustworthy, reliable, responsible, accountable, caring) shows me with so much compassion for the people I serve makes me a great Caregiver/Personal Assistant/CNA. I became a CNA/Caregiver/Personal Assistant because I enjoy taking care of people who have lost their ability to handle their basic needs. I like being a CNA/Cargiver/Personal Assistant cause I take comfort in knowing that I make people comfortable as possible, put a smile on their face, and help improve the quality of life for them during what can be a trying time in their life. One personal achievement I am proud of is being the main role, for 6 years, in helping a man regains a positive outlook on/for his life after suffering a Stroke that left him with paralized on his right side, wheel chair bound, and told that he would never walk again. I committed myself to be his leaning tower(Personal Assistant/Caregiver). After 5 years of going to Physical and Occupational therapies 3 times a week with him, learning the exercises, then assisting him with these exercises in his home.he is no longer wheel chair bound, he walks 2 miles a day , he drive his vehicle, he's continues exercising in a gym, and he's no longer depress about his ability but encourage others living with a disability.
I consider myself as a capable and compassionate Caregiver with extensive experience with alzheimer and dementia patient, I am hard-working and honest individual, who is able to take initiative and exceed the expectations of employer by following instructions accurately. As a Nursing student i have become very respectful of time and following my commitments while making sure i meet my professional(working life) and career goals.
I love working with people and helping them become more independent. Being a caregiver I know I am giving back to society. Being able to change someones life and making them comfortable is a great achievement. I am here to help people feel good about life because they know someone else cares. I am a people person and I strive to help people feel good about themselves.