About who needs care: 84 yo female. stroke patient, currently under hospice in home care. COMPLETE MOBILE ASSIST. left side affected. Wears disposable underpants. Can pivot, Cannot walk at all. Can feed herself. Requires assistance dressing, toileting, etc. Requires her food prepped, prepared, cut up etc. to be able to eat. She likes to watch tv. She has interests in sewing, painting, gardening but hasn't been able to do these things since her stroke in Feb 2021. I need reliable person for this position. There are 2 golden retrievers in the home. Non smoker/vaper preferred patient has COPD as well.
About the care needs: must be kind, soft spoken. Be able to do mobile assist. Patient is petite and 115lbs. Be able to use a manual Hoyer lift ( we aren't at that stage yet, one is in the home for when needed). Must like dogs. Like to watch true stories, television, talk about sewing, art, painting, outdoors, gardening, travel. But first and foremost be KIND and soft spoken.
Services needed include: meal preparation, errands / shopping, light housekeeping, companionship, feeding, bathing / dressing, and mobility assistance.