Live in/ Full time Caregiver

By | July 24, 2021

Live in 24 hour care for our 87 year old mother. The job is a 5 day shift, from Thursday morning at 9:00am to Tuesday morning at 9:00am. Must be strong to get mom in and out of bed, and her chair. Daily duties are medication in the morning, getting her out of bed, assisting with bathroom and personal hygiene. Make breakfast, and encourage exercises, as she broke her shoulder last year in a fall. Mom loves watching sports and the occasional good movie. She has a urostomy pouch which needs draining throughout the day, and a couple times in the night. Basic household duties, washing and sweeping floors, cleaning bathrooms, vacuum ,laundry etc. Do some afternoon exercise and walk around with walker. Prepare dinner, maybe watch a movie, and she usually is off to bed between 8:30-9:00. Bathroom care, and wash, night medication.

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