Georgia Employer DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONAL in Valdosta, Georgia

* Care for the disabled.* Help patient bathe, shampoo, use the toilet.* Help patients dress and undress* Help patients with mobility issues to move* Transfer patients in or out of wheelchairs, vehicles.* Help patients with housekeeping tasks like cleaning, tidying, laundry, errands.* Change bed linens* Plan, cooked, and served healthy meals for patients, according to a prescribed diet* Help feed patients* Give emotional support to patients and their families* Provide companionship to keep patients mentally healthy* Help patients to manage their illness or disability* Go patients to doctor visits, appointments, social activities.* Check patients' vital signs* Give patients oral medications, as prescribed* Apply topical treatments* Keep careful, accurate records of patient care, patient condition.* Report all problems to supervisors, nurses.* Follow all health and safety rules* Follow patient confidentiality rules* Work with patients with mental illnesses