Jenny K.|Oswego, IL
10 yrs exp
Full-time Or Part-time Caregiver
Avg response < 12 hrs
I have been a caregiver for 10 years, 7 of those working for a woman that had Parkinson's & Dementia. Assisted with bathing, diapers, eating, dressing, meal prep, medications, blood sugar testing, transfers, housecleaning, scheduling. Planned activities to stimulate & keep her engaged. Took to: doctors, shopping, activities, family events. Worked with all levels (doctors, family, agency, hospice). Researched meds, care planning, therapies, LTC facilities. I strongly believe in giving elderly the quality of life they deserve with respect & dignity. I am easy going, energetic, positive, excellent communication skills, organized, detail minded, dependable, loyal. Have also worked with Stroke Patient (paralyzed on one side & non-verbal), ALS, Amputee, Bi-Polar, Colostomy, Catheters, Disabilities. I have 4 yr college degree. CPR/First Aid Certified. Background Checked. Fingerprinted. Non-Smoker. Can do flexible hours.