How did you get into caregiving?
The people who inspired me to become a caregiver, when I took care of my father-in-law and my mom when she's with me here in the United States. I like to take care of old people, I enjoy doing it.
What do you enjoy most about being a caregiver?
What I enjoy most about caregiving is the interaction with the patients. They tell me their story or the a past story, or I tell them, most of them like to know my background which I really like to talk about it.
What type of experience do you have?
I work in many places, in many hospitals, very different units. I worked in ICU, ER, maternity, medical floor, surgery floor, recovery, cardiac unit.
Are there any caregiving tips you can share?
When you go to a client's place or you are dealing with old people you have to be polite, gentle with them, have soft talk, and be a good samaritan.