$18 – 37/hr
Morris Plains, NJ
About who needs care: Living on 1st floor of 3 floor home.
She has a pacemaker and a defibulator.
She is weak and gets around with walker.
She is fine using bathroom and washing herself.
Needs help dressing
Needs meals prepared and clean up after meals.
Needs Medication reminder
Basically watches TV and takes naps.
Never sleeps right thru night. Always up several times.
Morning- coffee and breakfast, takes meds, washes herself (needs help changing/dressing.)
Lunch-needs prepared for her and clean up, takes afternoon meds
Dinner-needs prepared for her and clean up, take Pm meds.
Drinks water watches tv and takes bathroom breaks
Wash/clothes ( mini machine in kitchen)
About the care needs: Speaks italian ( italian speeking caregiver is a huge bonus if possible but not required
Flexible, easy going, go with the flow.
Take lead from patient ( regarding needs)
She loves talking recipes and growing up Italy.
Services needed include: meal preparation, errands / shopping, light housekeeping, feeding, and bathing / dressing.