Krysten F.

$15.00 / hr

Suffolk, VA

About Krysten

What makes me a great caregiver is that I'm truly an advocate for the safety and well-being of the patient. I'm my eyes, there's no wrong door. I do all I can to make sure my patient is very well taken care of and has what they need. I love helping others; especially those that are unable to help themselves.

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

  • Bathing
  • Dressing & Grooming
  • Toileting
  • Medication Reminders
  • Groceries & Shopping
  • Transferring & Mobility
  • Housekeeping

Job Interests

  • Short Term
  • Overnight

Caregivers that work non-full-time jobs or irregular shifts can negotiate extra compensation in addition to their standard hourly wage.

Skills & Expertise

  • Cardiovascular Disorders
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Orthopedic Care
  • Palliative Care
  • Post Surgery Recovery
  • Respiratory Disorders
  • Tracheotomy / Ventilation
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care

Languages

  • English

Experience & Education

Patient Care Technician

May 2018 - Present
Bon Secours Health
* Obtain vital signs * Perform blood sugar checks * Keeping patients safe * Perform 12-Lead EKG * Perform blood draws * Bathing and cleaning patients * Charting
May 2018 - Present

Patient Care Technician

Jan 2019 - May 2019
Sentara Healthcare
* Obtain vital signs * Perform blood sugar checks * Keeping patients safe * Perform 12-Lead EKG * Perform blood draws * Bathing and cleaning patients * Charting Ambulation
Jan 2019 - May 2019

Sentara College of Health Sciences

Jan 2019 - Jan 2019
Chesapeake, VA
Jan 2019 - Jan 2019
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