New Richmond, WI
To work in a service capacity as a caregiver/companion for the disabled, elderly, or infirm.
Personal care attendant, medication administrator, cook, housekeeper
2010 to Present
-Worked in a variety of settings with a variety of clients including the physically and mentally disabled, geriatric, and mentally ill.
- Provided 24 hour care, personal and limited medical care, monitored blood sugar levels, vitals, weights, assisted in range of motion and physical therapy.
Cashier, greeter, security personnel, self-check trainer
2008 to 2009
- Checked customers out, collected money for products sold; greeted customers and directed them to the departments appropriate to their shopping needs; Trained others how to self check at those registers; provided security for the store.
Owner and operator of a dog breeding kennel business
1997 to 2007
- Kept the books,: managed staff, researched genetics, health issues, and breed improvement ideas; oversaw purchases and sales; provided customer service.
Caregiver, companion, hospice worker
2006 to 2006
for a man with terminal cancer.
Mr. H. Krahn
- Provided personal care, transportation, meals, laundry, and light housekeeping.
- Advocated for him with medical professionals, administered medications, and provided hospice care.
Caregiver, companion, cook and driver
2002 to 2004
for a man with congestive heart failure.
Mr. K. Krahn
-Provided meals, companionship, and transportation to grocery store, Doctor appointments, and the pharmacy.
Caregiver, companion, hospice worker for my mother in my home
2001 to 2001
- Provided her total care, meals, laundry transportation: - Advocated for her with medical professionals; administered medications; provided hospice services.
1406 County Road A
New Richmond, WI. 54017
caregiver, companion, hospice worker, medication administrator
1995 to 1996
for a man with terminal cancer.
Mr. A. Hansen
-Transported him to and from the hospital and stayed with him all day for his treatments: cared for his personal needs; while in hospice, administered medications to keep him comfortable (Morphine) and changed his IV when needed.
1993 to 1995
as I opened my large home to boarders.
Unwed mothers that stayed on an average of three to four months until they got on their feet.
-Provided room and board; occasional babysitting; emotional and spiritual support; occasional transportation.
Caregiver, travel companion, cook, and housekeeper for wheelchair bound man
1992 to 1993
-Provided evening and overnight care on a daily basis, cooked evening meals and breakfast, cleaned his home, provided personal care needs, laundry, administered evening medications, drove his handicap van and accompanied him on a trip to Yellowstone Park, provided hospice care.
Caregiver and companion
1988 to 1988
to a man with congestive heart failure
-Provided in-home care, meals, laundry, personal care, and hospice.
Work History continued
1989-1992 Caregiver and eventual live-in companion for a woman with MS until her family could arrange to move in to take care of her.
Mrs. J. Bachmann
-Provided daily care of personal needs, medical needs management, meals, laundry, housekeeping, and transportation; advocated for her with medical professionals; helped her maintain social contacts, spiritual contacts, and family contacts; worked with physical therapy professionals to personally implement her therapy at the Courage Center.
Caregiver and companion to an elderly woman in my home
1985 to 1986
Caregiver and hospice worker
1984 to 1984
Husband, Wayne Krongard
-Managed his care during his last year with terminal brain cancer; administered medications; advocated for him with medical professionals; took care of all his personal and most of his medical needs while pregnant with our first child.
1980 to 1984
Krongard's Dairy Farm
-Kept the farm's books; oversaw profit/loss statements; occasionally helped out in the barn and doing field work; helped institute a new feeding program; bought and sold livestock.
1976 to 1979
CNA and MA position
Washington County's Pine Point Nursing Home
-Set up and administered medications for residents on my shift as well as for the next shift; assisted residents with their personal needs; supervised the night staff in their duties.
1980-1984 Wife and mother.
1970 to 1972
City of St. Paul's Sewer Maintenance Bureau
-Dispatched city trucks, kept and filed records along with doing the payroll.
1968 to 1969
bookkeeping position (bonded and insured)
Minnesota State Board of Architects, Engineers, and Land Surveyors.
-Responsible for the daily deposits, answering phones, accepting applications and their fees, and filing.
1969-1977 Wife and mother.
Certificate in CNA
Previous experience as CNA, and a certified asaMAina long term care facility.
Raised in a family that provided foster care for mentally and physically challenged children.
Managed several households, my husband's Dairy Farm, and my Dog Breeding Kennel business.