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Patricia P.

Patricia P.

$20.00 / hr

Houston, TX

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About Patricia

Highly dedicated to caregiving with an aim to deliver my best. Physically and mentally energetic with an ability to work under pressure. Understanding of medical terminology, sanitation practices adopted at health care, first aid and CPR and professional ethics. Medication Aide Certified and can easily manage the medications process.

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

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

Job Interests

  • Part Time
  • Short Term
  • 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

  • ALS
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Cancer Recovery
  • Dementia
  • Hospice Care
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Experience & Education

Marque Learning Center

Jan 2005 - Present
Jan 2005 - Present

Certified Medication Aide

Nov 2015 - Feb 2016
Treemont Retirement Community
Help patients to eat, dress and bathe. Serve meals. Turn and reposition bedridden patients to prevent bedsores. Observe patient conditions. Measure and record food and liquid intake. Listen to and record patient health concerns and report that information. Measure patient vital signs, such as blood pressure and temperature. Provide patient with help walking, exercising, and moving in and out of bed. Clean rooms and change linens. Storage and distribution of resident medications. Verifies identity of resident receiving medication and records name of drug, dosage, route and time of administration. Follow infection control techniques during medication administration. Observes medication ingestion or other applications. Takes vital signs or observes resident to detect response to specified types of medications and prepares report or notifies designated personnel of unexpected reactions. Reporting any changes in resident’s conditions and ensuring resident safety and satisfaction.
Nov 2015 - Feb 2016

Certified Medication Aide

Oct 2015 - Feb 2016
Beechnut Manor
Help patients to eat, dress and bathe. Serve meals. Turn and reposition bedridden patients to prevent bedsores. Observe patient conditions. Measure and record food and liquid intake. Listen to and record patient health concerns and report that information. Measure patient vital signs, such as blood pressure and temperature. Provide patient with help walking, exercising, and moving in and out of bed. Clean rooms and change linens. Storage and distribution of resident medications. Verifies identity of resident receiving medication and records name of drug, dosage, route and time of administration. Follow infection control techniques during medication administration. Observes medication ingestion or other applications. Takes vital signs or observes resident to detect response to specified types of medications and prepares report or notifies designated personnel of unexpected reactions. Reporting any changes in resident’s conditions and ensuring resident safety and satisfaction.
Oct 2015 - Feb 2016

Certified Mediation Aide

Nov 2013 - May 2014
Abbey at Westminster
Help patients to eat, dress and bathe. Serve meals. Turn and reposition bedridden patients to prevent bedsores. Observe patient conditions. Measure and record food and liquid intake. Listen to and record patient health concerns and report that information. Measure patient vital signs, such as blood pressure and temperature. Provide patient with help walking, exercising, and moving in and out of bed. Clean rooms and change linens. Storage and distribution of resident medications. Verifies identity of resident receiving medication and records name of drug, dosage, route and time of administration. Follow infection control techniques during medication administration. Observes medication ingestion or other applications. Takes vital signs or observes resident to detect response to specified types of medications and prepares report or notifies designated personnel of unexpected reactions. Reporting any changes in resident’s conditions and ensuring resident safety and satisfaction.
Nov 2013 - May 2014

Certified Medication Aide

Jun 2010 - Apr 2013
San Jacinto Manor
Help patients to eat, dress and bathe. Serve meals. Turn and reposition bedridden patients to prevent bedsores. Observe patient conditions. Measure and record food and liquid intake. Listen to and record patient health concerns and report that information. Measure patient vital signs, such as blood pressure and temperature. Provide patient with help walking, exercising, and moving in and out of bed. Clean rooms and change linens. Storage and distribution of resident medications. Verifies identity of resident receiving medication and records name of drug, dosage, route and time of administration. Follow infection control techniques during medication administration. Observes medication ingestion or other applications. Takes vital signs or observes resident to detect response to specified types of medications and prepares report or notifies designated personnel of unexpected reactions. Reporting any changes in resident’s conditions and ensuring resident safety and satisfaction.
Jun 2010 - Apr 2013

Certified Medication Aide

Jun 2007 - May 2010
La Porte Healthcare
Help patients to eat, dress and bathe. Serve meals. Turn and reposition bedridden patients to prevent bedsores. Observe patient conditions. Measure and record food and liquid intake. Listen to and record patient health concerns and report that information. Measure patient vital signs, such as blood pressure and temperature. Provide patient with help walking, exercising, and moving in and out of bed. Clean rooms and change linens. Storage and distribution of resident medications. Verifies identity of resident receiving medication and records name of drug, dosage, route and time of administration. Follow infection control techniques during medication administration. Observes medication ingestion or other applications. Takes vital signs or observes resident to detect response to specified types of medications and prepares report or notifies designated personnel of unexpected reactions. Reporting any changes in resident’s conditions and ensuring resident safety and satisfaction.
Jun 2007 - May 2010
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