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Sandra D.

Sandra D.

$15.00 / hr

Portsmouth, VA

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About Sandra

I believe that I am a great caregiver, because of the love, and compassion that God has given me for people. I love to make a difference in the lives of others, and bring joy to others by the level of care I give. I am a hard working, trustworthy woman with over 10 years of experience working with patients. I am looking to continue working with patients where I can continue being a blessing by providing good care, support, and love.

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

    • Diabetes
    • Hearing Disorders
    • Home Health Care
    • Multiple Sclerosis
    • Senior Care
    • Elder Care
    • Home Care

    Languages

    • English
    • ASL

    Experience & Education

    Personal Assistant

    Jan 2013 - Jun 2014
    Concepts of Independence
    Total care for patient with MS, help with ADL, gave complete bed bath, make and or change occupied bed, turn and position patient in bed, and wheelchair, ROM on upper, and lower extremities, fed patient liquid nutrition via G-Tube, administered meds via feeding tube, used hoyer lift to transfer patient from bed to wheelchair, accompanied patient to, and from all doctors appointments. Did patients laundry.
    Jan 2013 - Jun 2014

    Enrichment Teacher

    Jun 2010 - Sep 2011
    BELL Program
    Sign Language teacher, taught children how to sign the alphabet, spell their name, count, have basic conversations, and how to use sign language to sign to music.
    Jun 2010 - Sep 2011

    Patient Care Associate

    Jan 2004 - Mar 2009
    Kings County Hospital Center
    Worked in the adult ER, did EKGs, phlebotomy, fingersticks for diabetic patients, vital signs, helped the nurse during triage, transport patients on bed to various areas of hospital as needed. Utilized Sign Language skills to assist deaf patients by interpreting their symptoms to medical staff and explain to the patient pricedures of treatment.
    Jan 2004 - Mar 2009

    New Millennium Training

    Jan 2004 - Jan 2004
    Jan 2004 - Jan 2004

    Sheeps Head Bay High School

    Jan 1978 - Jan 1983
    Jan 1978 - Jan 1983
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