$12 – 17/hr
Sherman Oaks, CA
Seeking hands-on care for my mother in her 80's - For an 8-10 hour shift 3 to 4 days a week (Fri-Mon; may vary). My mom suffered a stroke in May and is paralyzed on her right side . She is bed bound, non-ambulatory, dependent, and has difficulty communicating. The ideal match will meet the following requirements below:
Medication administering is required. She is diabetic requiring blood sugar levels checked 4 times a day and administering insulin 6 times per day max (based on scale). Blood pressure also needs to be taken 3 times daily. Both need to be recorded. Willing to assist with bed bath, incontinence, and help with preparing meals. **Assist with daily exercises; help with movement and circulation are extremely important. Also oversee all home health visits. *Caregiver needs to be very kind and extremely patient.