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Harriet S.

Harriet S.

$35.00 / hr

Garrisonville, VA

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About Harriet

*Caregiver is rewarding, knowing that I am able to care for others making them become better and happy. *I was a Pharmacy Tech at a correctional facility and witnessed the great care provided by nurses. however, during callouts I was unable to support. *Interaction with people from all walks of life and learning new things. *Learning on the job and training others

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

  • Bathing
  • Dressing & Grooming
  • Toileting
  • Medication Reminders
  • Meal Prep
  • Transferring & Mobility
  • Exercise
  • Companionship

Job Interests

  • Full Time
  • 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
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cardiovascular Disorders
  • COPD
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Gastrointestinal Disorders
  • Hearing Disorders
  • Home Health Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Neurological Disorders
  • Palliative Care
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Renal and Urological Disorders
  • Respiratory Disorders
  • Skin Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Tracheotomy / Ventilation
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care

Languages

  • English

Experience & Education

LPN

Sep 2014 - Present
Maxim Healthcare Svc
Providing skilled nursing at home base to patients, G-tube and Trach patients. Ostomy, straight catheterization to patient needed. Medication administration, vitals check, hospice and wellness care. Experienced with wound vac, chest vest Percussion therapy/device, cough assist device, use of Easy Stand chair for exercise. ADLs as needed for patients both geriatrics and pediatrics
Sep 2014 - Present

LPN

Jul 2014 - Jan 2020
Paramount Senior Living Nurses
Assisted living wellness nurse and charge nurse. Providing for long term care elderly and Alzheimer's patients. Med Pass using PCC (Point Click Care), vitals and wellness check, blood sugar and pressure monitoring. Hospice care, Ostomy care, wound care, catheter care and many others as required. ***this company was Emeritus at Wilburn Gardens, switched to Brookdale senior living and now Paramount Senior living.
Jul 2014 - Jan 2020

National School of Nursing

Jan 2011 - Jan 2012
Woodbridge, VA
Jan 2011 - Jan 2012

Germanna Community College

Jan 2005 - Jan 2010
Fredericksburg, VA
Jan 2005 - Jan 2010
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