A typical work day morning information meeting on resident care and status.
Visit head nurse to get additional information on resident and their family members.
Visit each resident and set my days activity.
I learned how to care for cancer patients, listen without judgement, keep personal problems at home.
Co-workers always available
Hardest part of my job, when end of life was in its last stages.
Getting to know the residents courage and sense of humour.
Getting to learn about the different facets of resident support
Can be emotionally draining