Melissa D.

$20.00 / hr

Grand Prairie, TX

About Melissa

I have been working in the medical field for over 20 years, it is my passion. There is nothing more heart warming then ending my day knowing I have given the best care to someone whom needed my assistance. I meet the skills, abilities, and work ethic demands for this position. I am highly skilled in performing Patient care which includes, but not limited to: bathing, daily ADL's, transporting to and from beds to wheelchairs, and assisting in rehabilitative exercises. I am able to take and document vitals, weights I&O's as delegated per protocols.

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

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

Job Interests

  • Part Time
  • Short Term

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

Skills & Expertise

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Arthritis
  • Cancer Recovery
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Hearing Disorders
  • Home Health Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Orthopedic Care
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Post Surgery Recovery
  • Stroke
  • Vision and Eye Disorders
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care

Languages

  • English

Experience & Education

Patient Care Technician

Oct 2015 - Jun 2016
Methodist of Dallas
Works alongside doctors and nurses during medical exams, performing EKGs, basic lab procedures and phlebotomy (drawing blood) Administers basic health care or medical treatments.
Oct 2015 - Jun 2016

Cna

Feb 2013 - Sep 2015
Alacare home health & hospice
provided intimate, hands-on healthcare to patients in homes and medical settings, helping with bathing, dressing and the basic activities of life.
Feb 2013 - Sep 2015

Pontiac Northern High

Jan 1980 - Dec 1984
Jan 1980 - Dec 1984
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