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3,662 post-surgery care are listed on Care.com

The average rate is $21/hr as of July 2024

The average star rating for post-surgery care is 4.7

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Lucy M.


Leesburg, VA

$35/hr10 yrs exp

Full Time And Available

Hired by 4 families in your neighborhood

I have over 22 years of experience working with seniors both in their own homes. I have experience with memory care/dementia, mental health, stroke, Parkinson's, ALS, cancer, surgical rehabilitation, quadriplegia, chronic pain, and many more. Am also certified in medication prompting. First Responder. Home Health...
Lucy can also help with: Live-in home care, hospice services, personal care, respite care, dementia
Skills:

Medical Equipment Experience

CPR

Home Health Aide

5.0
"Lucy is wonderful in her care of our family member. She has so many creative and resourceful techniques for handling even the most challenging of situations. Lucy brings years of experience, having grown up in a family of care givers, so it is definitely like...

Kina M.

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Maria L.


Frederick, MD

$20/hr10 yrs exp

Non Medical Assistant

I am an active, retired senior (vaxxed) with over 10 years experience in personal assistance over 4 states. I offer menu planning with cooking, shopping, errands, money management and detailed home and business organization. I have many allergies so no cats or housekeeping ... I am animated and scrupulously honest. I work with...
Maria can also help with: Errands, home modification, meal prep, transportation
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Amy S.


Woodbridge, VA

$17-30/hr2 yrs exp

I have worked with special needs high school children from Prince William County school bus, transportation I was responsible for operating wheelchair lift and in charge if there is any medical emergencies I've also had lots of experience as a nanny for multiple children of all ages in special needs I also care for my elderly...
Amy can also help with: Dementia, meal prep, light cleaning, respite care, errands, transportation & more
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Fatima L.


Frederick, MD

$25/hr10 yrs exp

Compassionate And Energetic Caregiver With References

Hired by 3 families in your neighborhood

I am a Certified Nurse Assistant and Companion Care with 10 years of practice in the field (with references) I truly enjoy providing companionship, education and caring with dignity in a peaceful but also fun environment. I like to advocate for all my patients , and get to know the person and not just the diagnosis. Knowing...
Fatima can also help with: Light cleaning, errands, companionship, dementia, home modification, hospice services & more
Skills:

CNA

5.0
"Fatima has been a lifesaver! When my mom's surgery recovery wasn't going as well as expected, we needed to bring in someone to help with a number of things. Fatima was quick to respond and help support our family. She has been such a help to my mom, and so...

Megan M.

Hello, my name is Kristin. I am a 24-year-old 1st grade teacher for Berkeley County Schools. I recently had my first baby in April and am taking off this upcoming school year to care for her, so I will have a lot of free time to help families. I have helped care for my elderly grandparents in the past. I have also cared for my...
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Rikki D.


Middletown, MD

$25-40/hr2 yrs exp

RN Respite Care Provider

RN Looking to provide respite care 1-2 times per month for a few hours to allow caregivers time to care for themselves. I am an RN experienced in medical/surgical care, end of life care, and I am currently working with adults with developmental disabilities for the State of Maryland. Comfortable with developmental disabilities,...
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Sharon T.


Baltimore, MD

$15-40/hr10 yrs exp

I am a semi-retired registered nurse with 35+ years of experience. I have worked in a variety of areas throughout my career from Medical Surgical Nursing, Pediatrics, OB/GYN, OR. I was even a travel RN working throughout the USA. In 2021 I worked in California administering the COVID vaccine for 5 months. I am confident in the...
Sharon can also help with: Respite care, meal prep, hospice services, light cleaning, dementia
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Vivian D.


Frederick, MD

$26/hr10 yrs exp

Caregiver/Physical Therapy Aide Full-Time

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

Hello, I'm a compassionate person who loves working with the patience I serve. I am attentive and caring I'm very respectful of the needs of those I help. I have over 12 years of experience and am blessed to have created relationships with the families of the patients I've worked with. I cherish the recommendations of family...
Vivian can also help with: Respite care, personal care, dementia
Skills:

Wound Care

CPR

5.0
"I hired Vivian to chaperone me back to my hotel after surgery, she was very caring, helpful and supportive.. I have to tell you that before my scheduled surgery, Vivian gave me advice on things to do and eat to prepare my body for surgery.. I drank her recommended...

Lisa E.

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Sydney E.


Woodbridge, VA

$12-17/hr1 yrs exp

Love What I Do

My name is Sydney I am a mother of 3 amazing kids. I have been a registered nurse for approximately 14 years. I have great experience in all areas of nursing. I have worked in the medical surgical unit, long term care, memory care, rehabilitation centers, hospice , pediatrics.. No matter what age or stage your loved one is. I am...
Sydney can also help with: Errands, meal prep, light cleaning, personal care, dementia, hospice services & more
Skills:

CNA

CPR

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Chanel L.


Baltimore, MD

$25/hr10 yrs exp

Experienced Certified Nurses Assistant

Hired by 3 families in your neighborhood

Hello my name is Chanel I'm a Certified Nurses Assistant with 14 years of experience working with the elderly and disabled population. I would describe my personality as being very caring, understanding, compassionate and fun loving. My experience includes working with those with Alzheimer's and Dementia, Parkinson's, Diabetes...
Chanel can also help with: Light cleaning, dementia, companionship, errands, meal prep, hospice services & more
Skills:

CNA

Wound Care

CPR

5.0
"Chanel took care of my 98 year old mother. My entire family is very thankful! She has years of experience that really benefited us a lot. Due to the fact that we were new to the situation. She handled my mom's appointments, medication, housekeeping and really gave...

Arnita J.

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Maria Q.


Falls Church, VA

$24-30/hr

Prime Cartetaker For My Mother

Before moving to the US I was my mother's primary caretaker. She is in her late 70's, a diabetic experiencing some memory loss and went through hip surgery. She takes 27 different medications. I would prepare her monthly pill box and keep her doctors' appointments.
Maria can also help with: Meal prep, live-in home care, light cleaning, transportation, errands
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Ashley H.


Washington, DC

$15-20/hr2 yrs exp

Experience

Hello, My name is Ashley and I am a young adult that has recently graduated from California State University of Dominguez Hills. I have had years of work experience with the older population. I have been caring for my grandfather whom is partially blind and needs to take medication. I also interned at the Community Stroke...
Ashley can also help with: Home modification, live-in home care, respite care, personal care
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Robyn B.


Reisterstown, MD

$15-25/hr5 yrs exp

CNA For 10 Years

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

I was employed for three years by a wonderful woman. I loved her dearly and took care of her as I would have my own Mother (who I lost in 1999. I was great friends with her sons. I was with her until her death and was at her side. My lady had dementia. I also took care of another lady who had two surgeries and I was there...
Robyn can also help with: Errands, hospice services, companionship, light cleaning, meal prep, dementia & more
Skills:

CNA

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Stephanie E.


Lanham, MD

$14-22/hr3 yrs exp

I'd describe my personality as empathetic, compassionate, and caring. I like caring for seniors because they always have amazing stories to tell that comes with a lot of wisdom. Unfortunately, they are the most prone to loneliness and sometimes a little companionship really brightens up their day. It's nice to make a positive...
Stephanie can also help with: Errands, light cleaning, transportation, home modification, meal prep
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Dodji S.


Washington, DC

$17-22/hr3 yrs exp

Caregiver's

We had Dodji with us for 4 weeks while I recovered from surgery and she gave our 18-month-old daughter excellent, responsible care. I never worried about my kiddo when she was out with Dodji and I really appreciated the kindness and warmth she demonstrated, even when my daughter was being difficult because she missed her mom....
Dodji can also help with: Transportation, meal prep, errands, light cleaning
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Abrehet T.


Silver Spring, MD

$18-25/hr10 yrs exp

Nurturing Caregiver Who Can Provide Just The Help You Need

Hired by 3 families in your neighborhood

In 1997, my English Instructor asked me if I was interested in caring for her elderly parents a couple nights a week. What I thought was going to be a short term gig blossomed into a 3 year long relationship until they no longer needed my assistance. I continued to find paid work as a caregiver for the elderly, as well as a...
Abrehet can also help with: Live-in home care, dementia, light cleaning, errands, hospice services, companionship & more
Skills:

CPR

5.0
"Ms. Abby was great! She came and took care of my mother who is older as well as my 4 month old baby for about 5 months (we all live together). During that time, she was great with both my mom and the baby. She cooked breakfast for my mom, clean up my mom's room and...

Pauline A.

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Kierra S.


Vienna, VA

$22-30/hr2 yrs exp

I am caring and compassionate. I believe everyone deserves respect and sense of connection. I took great care of an elderly family member while she awaited a hip replacement for over a year and during her recovery. I also have experience with personal assistance and home organizing.
Kierra can also help with: Dementia, live-in home care, meal prep, companionship, light cleaning, errands & more
Hello, I'm Nomin, 37 years old, from Mongolia. I'm a mother of three grown kids and have cared for my father, who suffered multiple strokes, for nine years until his passing. I also have experience assisting a cancer patient and an Alzheimer's patient . I have a background as a surgery nurse in my home country, certified in CPR,...
Nomin can also help with: Meal prep, light cleaning, errands, hospice services, live-in home care, companionship & more
5.0
"Nomin was godsend. With expertise, experience, and meticulous organization skills, she took care of my bed-ridden husband during the last months of his life. She is so dependable and strong both mentally and physically. I cannot imagine how our family could...

Bonhee K.

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Thelma M.


Alexandria, VA

$11-16/hr3 yrs exp

My name is Thelma and I am an ex Au pair, now student. I am 29 years old and originally from South Africa, before coming to America I worked as an operations supervisor for an events management and consulting company. I have 3 years of senior care experience and Received my training through Home instead senior care in...
Thelma can also help with: Transportation, dementia, errands, light cleaning, meal prep
Skills:

Home Health Aide

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Ann L.


Arlington, VA

$30-50/hr10 yrs exp

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

I am a compassionate, kind, reliable and patient caregiver with more than 20 years of experience working with clients with dementia, Alzheimer's, cancer, Parkinson's, heart diseases, kidney diseases, mobility issues, after-hospital/surgery care, palliative/hospice care and ADLs. I assist clients with - HYGIENE (such as bathing,...
Ann can also help with: Dementia, errands, meal prep, hospice services, light cleaning, companionship & more
Skills:

Wound Care

Home Health Aide

Medical Equipment Experience

Recent post-surgery care reviews

Lucy M.

5.0

Lucy is a gem! She is absolutely professional, knowledgeable and kind. Her calm, competent demeanor inspires confidence. We know our beloved mom is safe in Lucy's hands.

- Rakefet G.

Fatima L.

5.0

Fatima took great care of me after my knee replacement. She assisted me with medications, jcepacks, as well as light cooking and housekeeping. She also made herself available to get me to doctor appointments. She is very knowledgeable and respectful. Could not have been nicer Could not have...

- Care member

Vivian D.

5.0

Vivian has been a caring and reliable caregiver for my elderly mother!! I highly recommend her!!

- Care member

Chanel L.

5.0

Chanel was great and was able to accommodate a last minute request to stay the night.

- Care member

Abrehet T.

5.0

Ms. Abby was great! She came and took care of my mother who is older as well as my 4 month old baby for about 5 months (we all live together). During that time, she was great with both my mom and the baby. She cooked breakfast for my mom, clean up my mom's room and living area, would encourage my...

- Pauline A.

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Post-surgery care by the numbers

3,662

providers

6.6 yrs

avg. experience

3,311

member reviews

4.7 / 5

avg. rating

Ratings for post-surgery care listed on Care.com

Average Rating4.7 / 5

Post-Surgery Care are rated 4.7 out of 5 stars based on 3,311 reviews of the 3,662 listed post-surgery care.