Invite to Apply

Meka O.

  • 10-25/hr
  • 15+ yrs exp
  • English, English

I am a professional caregiver, I am very respected, good manner, good hearted, hard worker. I have being a cna for many years I have work in nursing, retirement home, private home care setting, assistant living you name it I have done it all. I have take care of catheter, colostomy bag feeling tube I'm very ambitious. And yes I am so dearly enjoy working with the elders I love making a difference in their life. I love to assist them as much, but not take their independent away from them.

  • Associates
  • Comfortable with pets
  • Willing to learn new diagnoses and care skills
  • I have experience in or knowledge of Individualized Education Programs (IEP).
  • I have a reliable vehicle

Medical Licenses and Certifications

  • Certified Nursing Assistant

Special Needs Care Experience

  • Aplastic Anemia
  • Arthritis Juvenile Idiopathic
  • Asthma
  • Auditory Processing Disorder
  • Bed-Wetting (Enuresis)
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo
  • Blindness
  • Burns
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Charcot-Marie-Tooth disorder
  • Chiari Malformation
  • Childhood Apraxia of Speech
  • Cockayne Syndrome
  • Concussion
  • Congenital Malformation Syndrome
  • Cri du Chat Syndrome
  • Croup
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Dermatitis all types
  • Developmental Dyspraxia
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Dyslexia
  • Encopresis (Passing Bowel Movements in pants post potty training age)
  • Epilepsy (Seizure Disorder)
  • Expressive-Receptive Language Disorder
  • Failure to Thrive
  • Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
  • Food Allergy
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Headache/Migraine
  • Hearing Impairment or Loss
  • Heart Disease, Valvular
  • Hemophilia
  • Hepatitis
  • HIV
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Hyperlexia Syndrome
  • Hypoparathyriodism
  • Hypothyroidism Disorder
  • Immunodeficiency Disease
  • Kidney Disease, Polycystic
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Lesch-Nyhan Syndrome
  • Lupus Erythematosus, Systemic
  • Lymphedema
  • Movement Disorder
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Osteomyelitis
  • Prader-Willi Syndrome
  • Renal Failure
  • Semantic Pragmatic Language Disorder
  • Sensory Integration Disorder
  • Sensory Processing Disorder
  • Sickle Cell Anemia
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Speech-Language Disorder
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spondylitis, Ankylosing (Marie-Strumpell Disease)
  • Stroke
  • Taste and Smell Disorder
  • Tay-Sachs Disease
  • Thrombophilia
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Down Syndrome

Medication Administration

  • Opthalmic Eye Drop and Ointment
  • Otic Ear Drop
  • Nebulized Therapy Breathing Treatment
  • Inhaled Inhaler
  • Enteric Into Stomach via G Tube, J Tube
  • Rectal Suppositories
  • Injections; Intramuscular, Subcutaneous, Intradermal
  • Oral Swallowed by mouth in form of pill, liquid, lozenge, tablet, gel
  • Emergency Medication Administration (EpiPen, Glucose Gel, Rectal Suppository, Sublingual)

Experience or training in the following Medical/Healthcare Skills

  • Ambulation With or Without Cane/Walker
  • Oral Care
  • Bed Baths/Shower Assistance
  • Bed Pan/Bedside Commode
  • Orthopedic Hardware
  • Blood Glucose Testing/Emergency Plan
  • Proper Body Lifting Mechanics
  • Mobilization Exercises (Range of Motion)
  • Feeding (J Tube, G Tube)
  • Asthma Procedures/Emergency Plan
  • Special Medical Diets
  • IV Placement/Monitoring
  • Wound Care/Cleaning & Changing Dressings
  • Obtain/Monitor Vital Signs
  • Seizure Procedures/Emergency Plan
  • Managing Medical Care Plan for a Patient/Client
  • Oxygen Administration
  • Food Allergies
  • Taking Client to Medical Appointments and Effectively Communicating with Medical Professionals and Family
  • Handicap Accessible Vehicle (Loading/Unloading Client & Equipment)

Job Type

  • Occasional

My Availability Until 01/12/2016

  • Weekday Early Mornings (Before school)
  • Weekday Daytime (M - F)
  • Weekday Afternoons (After school)
  • Weekday Evenings
  • Weekday Overnight
  • Weekend Daytime
  • Weekend Evening
  • Weekend Overnight