Superb ability to work independently and great dependability.
Strong ability to learn new tasks and make decisions easily.
Excellent oral communication skills.
Excellent listening skills.
Excellent eye - hand coordination.
Uncommon ability to observe and make accurate records.
Sound ability to move about freely and to do light to medium lifting.
Profound ability to work with a wide diversity of patients.
Remarkable ability to motivate patients to follow prescribed treatment.
Uncommon sense of flexibility and the ability to improvise.
Administer prescribed oral medications under writtendirection of physician or as directed by home care nurse and aide.
TPN administration .
Check patients' pulse, temperature and respiration
Direct patients in simple prescribed exercises and in the use of braces and artificial limbs.
Maintain records of patient care, condition, progress, and problems in order to report and discuss observations with a supervisor or case manager.
Massage patients and apply preparations and treatments, such as liniment, alcohol rubs, and heat-lamp stimulation.
Provide patients with help moving in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs or automobiles, and with dressing and grooming.
Accompany clients to doctors' offices and on other trips outside the home, providing transportation, assistance and companionship.
Care for children who are or who have sick or disabledparents.
I love making a different in the lives of others.after taking care of my grand mother i developed the ability to care for people in need.When I came to the state in 1985 this was the job I acquired and I have being doing it ever since.I had worked in the nursing home setting,,hospital, and private homes. I have a positive impact on my client I smile a lot I like to communicate with my client, listen to them ,I am patients and I encourage my in making decisions if the can and to involve them in there care taking.i give ADL care, good hygiene,,cooked, do laundry, serve there meal but if client needs assistance with feeding I will do it. I do client shopping, take client out for recreation, make drs' appointment and take them to there appointment, medications remainder,or administered medications, reports any concerns to family member who is POA.It rewarding when you see your client condition is improving.Care giver job is rewording when you bond with your client and the built trust in you. Ive found at a very young age my calling in life, to make the best positive impact on the most possible people. Being of service to others, enhancing their lives and giving peace of mind to my patients and their families is an amazing reward. I care for my patients as I would for my own family and I believe my work shows it. I am a very patient, reliable, compassionate and caring person with a great sense of humor. Love to see my patients grow, overcome personal obstacles and achieve their highest potential. I have a background in psychology, child development and geriatrics. I have ten years of experience caring for special needs, elderly and disabled people. Ive worked in assisted living facilities, nursing homes and private care. Have experience with everything ranging from running errands and providing companionship to assisting stroke and fallen patients with recovery. Having a psychology background has allowed me to provide extensive care to patients diagnosed with dementia, Alzheimer's, autism and Parkinson's, speech and motor delay. I have plenty of references. Please dont hesitate to ask for more information.