Hello, I worked in a nursing home for 19 years, but before that I took care of my grandparents for 6 months; 24/7 until they passed away. My duties included: getting them up feeding them breakfast, bathing them, preparing their meals for them, and taking them to many doctors appointments. I feel very comfortable taking care of the elderly. I took care of an elderly lady for a year and a half. My job requirements were to get her in and out of bed (the nights I would spend overnight), prepare her meals, medication management, keeping the house clean, showering her, and when I had time I would sit and talk to her and hear her words of wisdom. I did light grocery shopping and picking up her medication when needed. I love being with the elderly.
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