Shirley Strauss, In Home Health Care's Director of Services has been helping patients for over 18 years. She is a Certified Nursing Assistant, a Geriatric Nursing Assistant, and a Medical Technician. She is also trained in CPR, and as a special bonus for patients unable to leave their home Shirley holds a Cosmetology License.
Shirley is truly dedicated to providing the best care possible to all her patients. She is up to date with all the latest training and safety procedures. She has completed courses in Fire and Life Safety, Infection Control, Food Safety, and Emergency Disaster Plans.
Since starting in the health care field Shirley has worked with many patients with a variety of illnesses. She has cared for patients with Dementia and has attended workshops with The Department of Aging & Disabilities Family Caregiver Program to further her experience.
Shirley has also worked with patients with Alzheimer's and has successfully completed several hours of training for caring for persons with cognitive impairment and related mental health issues.
Whether you need a little care to get you back on your feet, or if you need full time assistance Shirley is qualified to do the job!