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Christine D.

Christine D.

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Chesapeake, VA

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About Christine

I am a compassionate and enthusiastic medical worker. I truly enjoy working in the medical field because I have a strong motivation to help others in their medical journey. My work experience, education, and personal experiences have given me the opportunity to grow, and I can not wait to bring my skills to those who will benefit from them.

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

  • Meal Prep
  • Groceries & Shopping
  • Transferring & Mobility
  • Transportation
  • Housekeeping
  • Companionship

Job Interests

  • Full Time
  • Part Time

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
  • Cancer Recovery
  • Hospice Care
  • Post Surgery Recovery
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care

Languages

  • English

Experience & Education

Bryant & Stratton College

Jan 2012 - Jun 2014
Jan 2012 - Jun 2014

Medical Assistant Intern

Dec 2011 - Dec 2011
Coastal Surgical Specialists
Cleaning wounds, setting up appointments for surgical procedures, assisted with before and after surgical care, wound cleaning, minor office procedures.
Dec 2011 - Dec 2011

Bryant & Stratton College

Oct 2009 - Aug 2011
Oct 2009 - Aug 2011

Social Event Worker

Dec 2008 - Dec 2010
Mary Buckley Foundation
Assisted in the set up and participation of a social event for mentally handicapped adults. Disabilities ranged from limited mobility due to illness or traumatic brain injury, to highly functioning adults with limited disabilities. Games such as checkers, connect four, cards, and video games were played. Sold snacks to attendees, and interacted with clients. Provided clean up at the end of the event, and supervised attendees and volunteers.
Dec 2008 - Dec 2010

Clinical Assistant

Dec 2009 - Dec 2010
Planned Parenthood
Obtained vital signs, including temperature, weight, height, and blood pressure. Provided counseling and facts about difficult topics. Assisted in minor in-office procedures, and pre- and post operative instructions and care. Performed phlebotomy regularly.
Dec 2009 - Dec 2010

Medical Assistant

Dec 2009 - Dec 2009
Armstrong Wellness Center
Assisted patients with exercises and documented physical therapy routines and patient improvement, and provided electrical stimulation to aid in muscle relaxation.
Dec 2009 - Dec 2009

Everest College

Oct 2008 - Jun 2009
Oct 2008 - Jun 2009
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