Medication Technician

HarborChase of Prince William Commons
Woodbridge, VA
Nov 17, 2022
Nov 30, 2022
Full Time
Position Summary:Assists with medications and maintains compliance with all state and federal regulations and the standards of HRA. Essential Functions:A$ A cents € sA' | Checks each of the six (6) rights of medication administration three (3) different times: (1) When the medication is taken out of the med cart or cabinet; (2) Immediately before assisting with the medication; (3) Immediately after assisting with the medication.A$ A cents € sA' | Assists with medications to residents according to their Medication Observation Record (MOR)A$ A cents € sA' | Documents clearly and accurately on the MOR after a medication is taken or given, refused, held, discontinued, changed, disposed of, returned, in accordance with policyA$ A cents € sA' | Maintains a neat, clean, organized med cart/cabinet and restocks as neededA$ A cents € sA' | Provides residents with any treatments required as part of their individual service planA$ A cents € sA' | Promotes and protects the rights to safe, prompt, and confidential treatmentA$ A cents € sA' | Answers and responds immediately to resident callsA$ A cents € sA' | Respects the resident's right to refuse medication and/or treatmentA$ A cents € sA' | Explains to the resident what medication is being given and why, prior to assisting with or administering the medicationA$ A cents € sA' | Observes the resident for any adverse reaction to the medication and reports to the DRC and/or supervisor immediatelyA$ A cents € sA' | Reports any and all medication errors honestly and immediatelyA$ A cents € sA' | Seeks assistance and advice from supervisor immediately if there are any doubts or questions when assisting with or administering medications or treatmentsA$ A cents € sA' | Responds to on-the-job injuries in accordance with policyA$ A cents € sA' | Notifies supervisor of any concerns or questions presented by the resident's family member(s)A$ A cents € sA' | Adheres to universal precautions and all other infection control guidelinesA$ A cents € sA' | Disposes infectious and/or potentially infectious waste according to OSHA regulations 2A$ A cents € sA' | Demonstrates respectful behavior in all interactions with residents, families, staff and other visitors to the communityA$ A cents € sA' | Performs specific work duties as assigned by supervisorA$ A cents € sA' | Demonstrates knowledge of emergency proceduresA$ A cents € sA' | Meets or exceeds health standards for appearance, sanitation and hygieneA$ A cents € sA' | The ability to work in a safe and alert mannerA$ A cents € sA' | The ability to take ownership for associate's safety and the safety of the residentsA$ A cents € sA' | Must disclose any medication that might impair associate's ability to perform the job safely or competently.Job Types: Full-time, Part-timePay: $15.00 - $19.95 per hourBenefits:* 401(k)* 401(k) matching* Dental insurance* Employee assistance program* Flexible spending account* Health insurance* Health savings account* Life insurance* Paid time off* Retirement plan* Vision insuranceMedical specialties:* GeriatricsSchedule:* 8 hour shift* Day shift* Evening shift* Holidays* Night shift* Weekend availabilityAbility to commute/relocate:* Woodbridge, VA: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)Shift availability:* Day Shift (Preferred)* Night Shift (Preferred)* Overnight Shift (Preferred)Work Location: One location