$15 – 30/hr
About who needs care: Crohns disease, seizures, hypothyroidism, Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome, primary immune deficiency common variable, hypogammagloubilnemia, herniated disks, spinal stenosis, and spondylitis. I have an accessed portacath, have multiple major outpatient surgeries coming up, and need help managing meds and apps, transportation to apps and surgeries, surgery aftercare, cooking, cleaning, companionship, etc. Have a rollator and wheelchair as needed, an oxygen concentrators at night for sleep apnea.
About the care needs: Someone sociable, experienced, reliable, organized, good cook, likes movies and all sorts of arts and crafts. Can work 20 hours a week, at least. Has a car and can take me to my appointments and surgeries, occasionally accompany me to the Emergency room, and manage medicine and medical care.
Services needed include: transportation, meal preparation, errands / shopping, light housekeeping, companionship, feeding, bathing / dressing, and mobility assistance.