Welcome to my Carelinx profile. My name is Paula , After 2 years of living in Las Vegas NV. I decided to return California . I am a seasoned caregiver working in healthcare for 27 + years , caring for people is a passion of mine, I also worked in Mental Health and Hospice . For the past 13 years I've worked as a caregiver, homecare and home hospice care, I am also registered with IHSS. My past and present duties/ experiences as a caregiver are such as these but not limited , Dementia/Alzheimer, Tube Feeding, Vitals , Compainoin Care, Catherter Care, Colostomy Care, Meal Prep/ Special Diet, Diabetes ,ALS , Vitals , Bed Ridden Patients , Cancer Patients, Terminally Diagnosis, Doctor Appointments, Wound Care, Medication Reminders, Medication Management , Showering/BedBath, Stroke Patients, charting etc.. Hourly rate: $15-$25 /hour .
My goal as a Caregiver is to provide a tailored needed service to each individual client .I have taken TWO-STEP Tuberculin skin test with negative results . PCA , CPR & FIRST AID CERTIFIED. Certificates: CONNECTING THROUGH CARES , HOSPICE 101 . References letters ,Certificates & Resume upon request. I BECAME A CAREGIVER 13 YEARS AGO, BECAUSE I ENJOY VERY MUCH WORKING FOR THE ELDERLY, THEY HAVE ALOT OF STORIES TO TELL, I ENJOY BEING AROUND THEM, HELPING THEM, I TOOK CARE OF A 101 YEARS OLD, LADY NAME AVIS SHE WAS WONDERFUL TO TAKE CARE I WAS HER LAST CAREPROVIDER SHE THOUGHT AS ME AS HER DAUGHTER, LOVED MY COOKING. I AM A VERY PLEASANT PERSON TO BE AROUND, VERY CLEAN,TRUSTWORTHY, SACRAMENTO COUNTY I HAVE ALREADY HAD A BACKGROUND CHECK,REFERENCES,AND FINGER PRINTED, CPR AND FIRST AID CERTIFIED, HAVE CERTIFICATION IN DIMENTIA AND ALHEIMERS THANK YOU