$15 – 25/hr
Seeking care for my husband in his 70s. Services needed: companionship, bathing / dressing, meal preparation, medication prompting, mobility assistance. Looking for someone with 3+ years of experience caring for seniors. Specialized care needs: CPR/first aid training, support for chronic illness, nursing experience. A little more about my husband: he can be pleasant, reserved. Mike is recovering from fractured vertebrae & is currently hospitalized & awaiting rehab. Partially paralyzed but may recover. He suffers from depression & needs strong encouragement to reach goals. I'm looking for someone who is patient, firm, strong, fond of pets. Caregiver will need to provide some personal care assistance, help with transfers, assist Mike with making meals as well as companionship. Mike is an avid reader, loves old movies & is a history buff.