Private Duty Nurse – Brady Camp Timber Farms LLC – Morgantown, WV

Brady Camp Timber Farms LLC

Seeking a Muture Nurse to provide personal nursing services for a husband and wife in their later 80’s.

Husband is a non-typical Alzheimer’s victim of an educational background of Medicine (Ob/Gyn) of Private practice from 1966 to 1984 before entering Academic Medicine. Prior to being in Medicine he was a Pharmacist. Interest include Military history, and Politics.

Wife is an intellectual tough bird having lost her first husband during the Korean War due to an Airplane crash with three children. Accordingly she read medical journals to summarize and or quiz the husband during medical school. After the husband medical practice became big enough she devoted life to the Five Boys, Church, and Community Service.

Both were avid readers. Both now need personal assistance for medication, cooking, light housekeeping (although two Maides come in weekly), and cooking and feeding, and moreso Hydration! The youngest son lives in the same home, but finds that this caregiving as become overwhelming to care for them full time and have an escape of a part time Administrative Assistant to a morgantown business to stimulate his brain.

I almost forgot the one whom rules the home is the parents 20# West Highland Terrier.

Trust and Medical Education Background in Internal or Family Medicine, with the basic understandings that this generation are never to be told “Wrong, No, You are incorrect” but rather deflect any issue away from where a discussion or activity is going iof caring for these Geriatric Cognitive Impairment persons.

tge husband is not a wanderer and needs periodic exercise and queuing to go to the bathroom every 2-3 hours. The wife needs to be enticed to eat a little every few hours and both need Hydration. Also “Structure” is important; too which the son welcomes any advice or lack of his experience in these areas.

Only Serious Personal Assistant to both parents need apply.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Administrative: 10 years (Preferred)

Language:

  • German for husband is welcomed (Preferred)

Required travel:

  • 25% (Preferred)

Nursing Clinical Setting:

  • Home Care

Specialty:

  • Geriatric
  • Home Health

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