Hiring Live In Caregivers Woodbury-Oakdale

Quality Care Companions

Saint Paul, MN 55125

Posted 3 weeks ago

Job Description

Job Summary


We are in search of experienced and compassionate Caregivers who understands the importance of meeting the needs of clients while helping them maintain a high quality of life. We are looking for a committed individual who has impeccable communication skills and is able to problem solve on the spot.

 
General Accountabilities

  • Interacting with patients in medical facilities, nursing homes, or in the patients' homes and traveling between sites to give care to multiple patients if needed.
  • Providing a warm and welcoming care environment.
    Listening to a patient's needs, wants, and other suggestions about their care.
  • Attending to patient's hygienic needs such as bathing, dressing and undressing, cleaning teeth or dentures, and using the bathroom.
  • Recording basic health information such as weight, food intake, and daily bowel movements/urination and reporting any unexpected or worrisome conditions in the patient: medical, psychological, emotional, or otherwise.
  • Assisting patients with preparing meals, eating, and cleaning up after themselves.
  • Performing household chores on behalf of the patient such as making the bed, tidying up the bedroom, doing laundry, dusting, sweeping, mopping, etc.
  • Assisting with shopping, keeping a detailed financial record of all transactions.
  • Accompanying patients on approved outings. Assisting patients with mobility needs (helping them get up, helping them get into a wheelchair or walker, pushing a wheelchair, etc.)
  • Reminding patients to take medication according to their doctor's prescription.
  • Respecting the patients' privacy and rules of confidentiality.
    Establishing a relationship with each patient and members of patients' families.
  • Answering the telephone and greeting guests on behalf of the patient.
    Responding to medical and other emergencies immediately.
  • Assisting with errands. Be resourceful and flexible with scheduling.

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