$15 – 26/hr
Oklahoma City, OK
About who needs care: declining in health from an illness; has set backs in mobility. currently bed-ridden at a rehabilitation hospital. needs care to get to the bathroom, to bathe. encouraged to use walker when able to get out of bed, otherwise will always need assistance
About the care needs: A person who is well-versed in geriatric care, can be able to help lift a frail person from bed to wheelchair or walker, make sure meals are made, meds are taken, clean up after going to the toilet - most of all - communicate to the family, do not get personally involved. Know the job is about the patient and the family too . We just need assistance, not a person who thinks they are the doctor
Services needed include: meal preparation, errands / shopping, light housekeeping, feeding, and bathing / dressing.