Tanja M.

$10.00 / hr

Austin, TX

About Tanja

Each person is unique and often people in care get lost in the shuffle. I truly enjoy caring for people in need and taking time to listen to their personal stories.

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

  • Bathing
  • Dressing & Grooming
  • Toileting
  • Medication Reminders
  • Meal Prep
  • Groceries & Shopping
  • Transferring & Mobility
  • Exercise
  • Transportation
  • Housekeeping
  • Companionship

Job Interests

  • Full Time
  • Overnight
  • Holiday Shifts

Caregivers that work non-full-time jobs or irregular shifts can negotiate extra compensation in addition to their standard hourly wage.

Skills & Expertise

  • Arthritis
  • COPD
  • Dementia
  • Diabetes
  • Hearing Disorders
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care

Languages

  • English

Experience & Education

Care Aid

Jan 2015 - Aug 2016
Exceptional Services, Texas
Direct Care for 3 clients, including overseeing medication, caring for all hygiene, and transporting to Day Hab and Dr. appointments cooking, house keeping, Grocery shopping.
Jan 2015 - Aug 2016

PROVIDER

Jan 2010 - Dec 2014
MARIBEL PIRELA
Provide patients with help moving in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs, or automobiles and with dressing and grooming. Care for patients by changing bed linens, washing and ironing laundry, cleaning, or assisting with their personal care. Entertain, converse with, or read aloud to patients to keep them mentally healthy and alert. Plan, purchase, prepare, or serve meals to patients or other family members, according to prescribed diets. Perform a variety of duties as requested by client, such as obtaining household supplies or running errands Direct patients in simple prescribed exercises or in the use of braces or artificial limbs. Massage patients or apply preparations or treatments, such as liniment, alcohol rubs, or heat-lamp stimulation. Administer prescribed oral medications, under the written direction of physician or as directed by home care nurse or aide, and ensure patients take their medicine. Care for children who are disabled or who have sick or disabled parents. Accompany clients to doctors' offices or on other trips outside the home, providing transportation, assistance, and companionship.
Jan 2010 - Dec 2014

Care Giver

Jan 2010 - Mar 2013
DON GRANT
Provide patients with help moving in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs, or automobiles and with dressing and grooming. Care for patients by changing bed linens, washing and ironing laundry, cleaning, or assisting with their personal care. Entertain, converse with, or read aloud to patients to keep them mentally healthy and alert. Plan, purchase, prepare, or serve meals to patients or other family members, according to prescribed diets. Perform a variety of duties as requested by client, such as obtaining household supplies or running errands Direct patients in simple prescribed exercises or in the use of braces or artificial limbs. Massage patients or apply preparations or treatments, such as liniment, alcohol rubs, or heat-lamp stimulation. Administer prescribed oral medications, under the written direction of physician or as directed by home care nurse or aide, and ensure patients take their medicine. Care for children who are disabled or who have sick or disabled parents. Accompany clients to doctors' offices or on other trips outside the home, providing transportation, assistance, and companionship.
Jan 2010 - Mar 2013
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