In Home Caregiver
Company: Guentert Household- York, SC
Posted on: November 26, 2022
Seeking candidates for an in-home caregiver for 75 year old
male, who had a major right sided stroke in 2019 and is a left
sided hemiplegic. Home is located in York, SC 29745. Prefer
candidates with CNA or home health experience, would welcome RN/LPN
Responsibilities included but not limited to:
- Safely assist with transfers (requires significant upper body
strength), utilizing stand-pivot transfers from bed-chair,
chair-chair etc. Prefer candidates with previous experience with
transferring patients with significant mobility issues.
- Assist with daily toileting, shower, and dressing routine.
Utilizes shower chair for all daily bathroom activities. Ensure
client is wearing compression stocking on left leg daily and sling
on left arm if requested.
- Daily laundering of bed linens and clothes.
- Meal preparation and light housekeeping (dish washing, bathroom
cleaning/maintenance). Client can feed himself independently.
- Provide companionship and assistance with calling/Facetiming
family members and friends. Manage and troubleshoot
phone/computer/devices when assistance needed.
- Assist with transfers out of wheelchair into recliner/alternate
seat for reading/TV viewing, to aid in maintaining mobility and
getting breaks from wheelchair. Ensure proper body alignment in
wheelchair and chair (especially left side of body, which client is
unable to move).
- Provide assistance with toileting as needed. Client needs
assistance to set-up hook adaptive device to use urinal in
wheelchair. Ensure client is dry and clean as often as possible,
change underwear etc. if wet/soiled. Assist with transfers to
shower chair for any bowel movements outside of morning
- Alert family caregivers to any observed changes in
physical/medical condition outside of client's baseline.
- Potentially transport client to physical therapy
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
Pay: $20.00 - $30.00 per hour
* Home Health
* 10 hour shift
* 8 hour shift
* Weekend availability
Preference given to candidates with COVID vaccinations and
Ability to commute/relocate:
* York, SC 29745: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before
starting work (Required)
* Driver's License (Required)
* BLS Certification (Preferred)
Work Location: One location%58047475%
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