bingDAWNE L. | Professional Caregiver in Virginia Beach, VA | CareLinx


$14.00 / hr

Virginia Beach, VA

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As I was training for nursing I landed a job at a rehab center working with Traumatic Brain Injury adults and development infants on vents. Life happens &I had to end my nursing training to work FT to finish raising my children. I became cert as CNA & licensed as EMT. This proved to be a life changing journey into healthcare. Since then, I have thoroughly enjoyed working with folks, all health conditions, live to their best. Safety is important as is taking a 'whole-isitic' approach esp for persons wanting to be in their home. Respectful, friendly, positive, open-minded, reliable & willing to go the extra mile - for a smile! You, your home, your beloved pets & plants are in good hands! 17 years experience to share!

Caregiving Services & Expertise


  • Bathing
  • Dressing & Grooming
  • Toileting
  • Medication Reminders
  • Meal Prep
  • Groceries & Shopping
  • Transferring & Mobility
  • Exercise
  • Transportation
  • Housekeeping
  • Companionship

Job Interests

  • Part Time
  • Short Term
  • Overnight
  • Weekend Live-In
  • Holiday Shifts

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
  • Arthritis
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer Recovery
  • Cardiovascular Disorders
  • COPD
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Gastrointestinal Disorders
  • Hearing Disorders
  • Home Health Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Neurological Disorders
  • Orthopedic Care
  • Palliative Care
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Post Surgery Recovery
  • Renal and Urological Disorders
  • Respiratory Disorders
  • Skin Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Tracheotomy / Ventilation
  • Vision and Eye Disorders
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care


  • English

Experience & Education

Life, Accident & Health Insurance Agent

Aug 2018 - Present
Sutherland Global
Insurance teleservice the USA
Aug 2018 - Present

Certified Nursing Assistant

Feb 2017 - Apr 2019
Joy Home Care Agency
per diem CNA, full compass residential - daily activities, personal care, ROM, medication assist, Vital signs, ambulation/transfer, toileting, wound care, home care, pet care, medical records, social activities/companion care, meal planning, prep.
Feb 2017 - Apr 2019

Personal Care Assistant

May 2016 - Nov 2018
Live-In Personal Assistant and Caregiver
full service residential live-in care provider, supervised team workers/training/oversight; designed caretake plan, medication schedule/ medical & activity record keeping, PT, OT, Oxygen, medication assist all routes, Hospice experience, tube feeding, post-op care experience, wound care, personal care, ROM, ambulation, transfer, transport and travel, daily activities, social activities/companion, meal plan & prep, home care, pet car, vehicle maint.
May 2016 - Nov 2018

Lifeguard, Pool Mgr

Aug 2016 - Sep 2018
AAA Pools
Regular seasonal Lifeguard (3) three seasons, Sub-Mgr, Pool maint. certified, CPR/AED/ BLS certified
Aug 2016 - Sep 2018

Certificed Nursing Assistant

Nov 2016 - Feb 2018
Home Health Assistance Agency
full time live-in position and served as per diem CNA, variety of care levels for elders; medical records, medication assist, personal care, daily activities, pet care, house care, transfer and transport, social activities/companion. Hospice experience, tube feeding, Oxygen, post-op care, and wound care.
Nov 2016 - Feb 2018

Schenectady County Community College

Jan 2010 - Jan 2012
Schenectady, NY
Jan 2010 - Jan 2012

Adirondack Community College

Jan 1982 - Jan 1984
Queensbury, NY
Jan 1982 - Jan 1984
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