Sharon S.

$15.00 / hr

Yakima, WA

About Sharon

I'm an easy going open minded type of person. Always trying to see the positive in a situation. I pride myself as to always being on time, if not early to a job. I am compassionate towards all living things. I enjoy hearing stories and listening to people reminisce , whether they be young or old. I have many years of experience in the healthcare field and enjoys new opportunities. My own personal achievement is my son. Raising him to be a strong, loving , responsible human being for his wife and future children

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

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

Job Interests

  • Full Time
  • Part Time

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
  • HIV/AIDS
  • 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

Languages

  • English

Experience & Education

Yakima Valley Community College

Jan 2001 - Jan 2025
Yakima, WA
Jan 2001 - Jan 2025

Home health aide

Apr 2013 - Apr 2016
Douglas Johnson
Medication administration via G-tube and by mouth, G-tube maintenance, catheter maintenance and irrigation , assist with Personal hygiene , daily ROM, speech therapy, prepare meals, and ensuring living area is clean. Also did showers, transfer from bed to wheelchair using an overhead lift.
Apr 2013 - Apr 2016

NAC/ER Tech

Aug 1995 - Dec 2006
Yakima valley memorial hospital
Worked Ortho/Neuro. Duties included: vital signs, pre and post op care. Assisting new surgeries with transferring to and from bed, ambulation, monitor new post ops, assist with exercises ,reporting changes to RN’s, at times assist with feeding patients, incontinence care, daily ADL’s, at times worked as secretary imputing Dr’s orders, answering phones, making appointments. ER Tech: In addition to above mentioned: I performed EKG’s, assisted with patient intake( vitals, hooking up to monitors, complaints), transferred to x- ray or needed areas of hospital. Assisted doctors and rn’s with wound care, casting, or any procedure where I was needed. Restocked rooms as needed.
Aug 1995 - Dec 2006

East Valley High School

Jan 1980 - Jan 1984
Yakima, WA
Jan 1980 - Jan 1984

Yakima Valley Technical Skills Center

Jan 1983 - Jan 1984
Yakima, WA
Jan 1983 - Jan 1984
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