Richard N.

$10.00 / hr

Texarkana, TX

About Richard

I became a caregiver so I could help take care of my dad. I treat my clients like I want my parents treated. I receive satisfaction and reward in knowing that I can help someone do something that they can't do on their own. I am continuing my education to become a nurse. I'm a veteran and retired truck driver looking for part time work to subsidize income while I continue my education. I enjoy caring for those who can't care for themselves. I'm married and have two children at home.

Caregiving Services & Expertise


  • 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
    • Cardiovascular Disorders
    • Diabetes
    • Gastrointestinal Disorders
    • HIV/AIDS
    • 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


    • English

    Experience & Education

    CNA, Restorative Aide, Medication Aide

    Jan 2011 - Present
    Texarkana Nursing Center
    I have provided assistance with daily living activities and personal care in this nursing home. I do weekly and monthly weights on all residents. I have also provided restorative therapy for residents. I'm a Certified Medication Aide and I've done the med passes in the Alzheimer's Unit. I take vital signs, do charting in clients' records, supervise CNAs and assist nurses with other assigned duties. I am CPR certified.
    Jan 2011 - Present

    UACCH LPN Nursing program

    Jul 2013 - Dec 2013
    Jul 2013 - Dec 2013

    Texarkana College

    Jan 2011 - May 2011
    Jan 2011 - May 2011

    Truck Driver

    Jan 2005 - Jan 2009
    A and T Trucking
    I was an over the road truck driver.
    Jan 2005 - Jan 2009

    Texarkana Nursing Academy

    Sep 2004 - Sep 2004
    Sep 2004 - Sep 2004
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