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Dee N.

Dee N.

$15.00 / hr

Tacoma, WA

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About Dee

As an experienced LPN for 32 years, I worked in hospital and nursing homes for 15 years, then home health for 15 years in Hemet, California. In 2010 I retired from nursing and moved to Seattle, then to Tacoma. I went back to school in 2015 to receive my Home Health certificate. I have always wanted to be a nurse growing up and received this goal in 1978 by graduating from Seattle Community College. I enjoy working with the elderly very much and hope to find someone who needs my help. I have a lot to give and skills that do not need a license.

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

    • Alzheimer's Disease
    • Cardiovascular Disorders
    • Diabetes
    • Gastrointestinal Disorders
    • Hospice Care
    • Multiple Sclerosis
    • Neurological Disorders
    • Orthopedic Care
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Renal and Urological Disorders
    • Respiratory Disorders
    • Skin Disorders
    • Stroke
    • Senior Care
    • Elder Care
    • Home Care

    Languages

    • English

    Experience & Education

    Home Health Aide

    Sep 2015 - Jun 2015
    Catholic Community Services
    Assisted client with showering, dressing, and personal care (washing hands and face before breakfast, brushing teeth, lotion to back and legs, applying Ted hose) assisting with ambulation, housework including dusting, cleaning kitchen, dishes, moping floors, cleaning bathroom making bed) fix meals per choice and dietary restrictions, remind client to take meds and assist when necessary, assist with toileting, take to medical appointments and get prescriptions.
    Sep 2015 - Jun 2015

    Home Health Aide

    Apr 2014 - Nov 2014
    Sandy Brentlinger
    Care of a 95 year old female with fracture of left ankle. Care included all personal care, meal preparation, toileting, all transfers.
    Apr 2014 - Nov 2014

    Home Health Aide

    Jun 2001 - Aug 2003
    Cheryl Kuechler
    Care of 75 year old female with end stage COPD. Care included all personal care, meal preparation, assisting with toileting, and assisting with medications.
    Jun 2001 - Aug 2003
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