Carol L.

$15.00 / hr

San Antonio, TX

About Carol

I am a retired Registered Nurse with 12 years experience caring for the elderly in a long term care facility. My philosophy of care is to treat our residents like we would like to have our own family members cared for. I was very "hands on" when I was still employed, assisting the CNA's with direct care. I provided direct care for my father during his last days before passing on. I am knowledgible in the care of residents who have a variety of physical, mental, and emotional disorders, such as Alzheimer's, COPD, heart disease, Parkinson's, as well as post-operative care of fractures and other conditions requiring physical therapy.

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

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

Job Interests

    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
    • Blood Disorders
    • Cancer Recovery
    • Cardiovascular Disorders
    • Diabetes
    • Gastrointestinal Disorders
    • HIV/AIDS
    • Hospice Care
    • Multiple Sclerosis
    • Neurological Disorders
    • Orthopedic Care
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Post Surgery Recovery
    • Renal and Urological Disorders
    • Respiratory Disorders
    • Skin Disorders
    • Stroke
    • Senior Care
    • Elder Care
    • Home Care

    Languages

    • English

    Experience & Education

    RN Charge Nurse

    Jul 2000 - Apr 2012
    Army Residence Community
    Managed the care of 25-35 residents; supervised 2-4 CNA's; assisted in the care of Hospice residents, providing end of life care; medication administration; assisted CNA's with direct care.
    Jul 2000 - Apr 2012

    Baptist Healthcare School of Professional Nursing

    Jul 1996 - Jun 1997
    Jul 1996 - Jun 1997
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