Looking for a part-time caregiver for our adult family member with paralysis due to Spinal Cord Injury in West Columbia. Ideal match will be able to perform the following-
Male patient with quadriplegia paralysis needs assistance with daily routine 3 days per week (every other day) in the mornings. The routine consists of bladder management (intermittent catheter), bowel program (suppository/digital stimulation over toilet) assist with shower/dressing, assist patient with transfer to wheelchair. This routine takes 2-3 hours typically.
Reliability, timeliness, and discretion are very important, as is reliable transportation. Full training will be provided. Experience in caregiving for patients with paralysis is preferred, but not required. Being comfortable with dogs is a bonus, though they will not be present in the room.