What is a Caregiver ?

What is a Caregiver ?

Caregiver is not a registered nurse at all. The caregiver is a one-month certificate course.

One of the most common types of caregivers are the family caregivers: Someone who is willing to take care of a family member without the need for payments. The other types are professional, independent, private, informal, and volunteer caregivers.

MNG Healthcare helps them not only to train as caregivers but also provide them advanced level education on health and safety of the individuals by thoroughly imbibing in them the skill and in-depth knowledge on different subjects necessary for better assessment of the patient but also providing practical training and guidance along with hospital visits, old-age home visits, nursing home visit & health-camp visits.

Now a day in order to make a good career in the healthcare industry one doesn’t only need to get associated with a reputed nursing institute in Kolkata, West Bengal but also need to have complete knowledge and skill necessary since healthcare is such a booming industry, now there are a lot of options like, nursing colleges in Kolkata & West Bengal, among them there is MNG Healthcare, it is one of the leading nursing practical training institute & nursing tutorial in Kolkata & West Bengal where we are the leading theoretical coaching/tuition provider cum institute in Kolkata & West Bengal, offering assured Job for the courses on like Auxiliary Nursing & Family Welfare Training (18 Months), Nursing Assistant (GDA Advance – 12 Months) & Caregiver (6 Months 40 Hours). Specialized in Practical Training.

Caregiver duties and responsibilities can include:

  • Assisting with personal care.
  • Bathing and grooming, dressing, toileting, and exercise.
  • Basic food preparation.
  • Preparing meals, shopping, housekeeping, laundry, and other errands.

Caregivers are tasked with the important duty of providing support and encouragement for the patients as well as themselves. Communication is the essential link in developing the relationship between a caregiver and a patient. It is important to both openly share feelings and remain empathetic to the situation of Medical Care.

They focus on cognitive stimulation techniques, patient supervision & monitoring, administering proper medication, seamless communication, enhancement technique for memory improvement, and problem-solving. Caregivers need to acquire the right skill & knowledge needed for their behaviors to be goal-oriented, setting priorities, spontaneous decision making, and efficient problem-solving skills.

Signs of caregiver stress

  • Feeling overwhelmed or constantly worried.
  • Feeling tired often.
  • Getting too much sleep or not enough sleep.
  • Gaining or losing weight.
  • Becoming easily irritated or angry.
  • Losing interest in activities you used to enjoy.
  • Feeling sad.
  • Headaches, body & muscle pains, or other physical stress symptoms.

What are the qualities of a good carer?

  1. As a person ages and their independence and mental capacities reduce, it’s easy to fall into the trap of being patronizing
  2. Empathy is considered one of the most important psychological traits a carer needs to possess
  3. Reliable
  4. Patient
  5. Sunny
  6. Practical
  7. Observant
  8. Caring

MNG Academy the leading Nursing Practical training institute in Kolkata & West Bengal. Where we provide tuition & coaching on anatomy, physiology, psychology, microbiology, biochemistry, nutrition, health and hygiene, first-aid & other subjects. Assured  Placement Opportunities for those who have completed their Auxiliary Nursing & Family Welfare Training (18 Months), Nursing Assistant (GDA Advance – 12 Months) & Caregiver (6 Months 40 Hours). Specialized in Practical Training.

The educational safety environment at MNG Academy is very good. We teach students how to crack the interview board, how to do first aid, how we serve society as a nursing assistant where patient care is our main objective starting from bed-making to utmost services to the elderly caregiver.

We provide placement opportunities at old age homes, nursing homes, hospitals, various corporate houses, business houses, pharmaceutical organizations, Montessori schools, Kindergarten Schools, Super & multi-specialty hospitals, medicine shops, labs & industries, etc. for various job oriented courses.  Our laboratory setup has the best in class of lab equipments at MNG Academy, would attract the attention of doctors, nurses, educational consultants, pharmacists, human resources, principal of the college of nursing, principal of school of nursing, NGOs, nurses center, aya center, teacher of biology, chemistry, first aid, hospice, governess, nanny, parents, physiotherapist & various student groups.

MNG Academy is situated at @ Address: 134/1 Southern Avenue, Gol Park, 3rd Floor, Kolkata – 700 029, Contact us at Toll-Free: 1800 8891 301,

Mobile:  62905 08669/ 79801 91430, Email: info@mnagacademy.in

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