Medication Aide

Employer
Tranquility at Fredericktowne
Location
Frederick, MD
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Medication Aide/Med Tech/Caregiver- ALL SHIFTS AVAILABLE!! We are seeking an experienced and compassionate Medication Aide/Med Tech/Caregiver to join our team in our assisted living community. Must be a vibrant and dynamic personality with A LOT of energy and a sincere passion for working with seniors and provide peace of mind through quality care to seniors and their loved ones. The Medication Aide/Med Tech/Caregiver is responsible for carrying out the ADL services to residents in accordance with their service plan; including providing medication management services and personal care for residents. Under the direction of the Health Services Director may be asked to communicating with medical professionals and families about the needs of residents. Responsibilities: * Medication Aide/Med Tech/Caregiver follows services outlined in each resident's service plan in a friendly and supportive manner. This includes passing resident medications in accordance with physician orders and as stated on the Medication Administration Record for all residents. * Medication Aide/Med Tech/Caregiver document completion of tasks delivered on a daily basis. Document any observed change of condition in accordance with local rules and regulations and policies. * Medication Aide/Med Tech/Caregiver communicates between Med Techs about resident needs is required for consistent quality services. Participate in meal service including serving, clearing, and cleaning the dining room. Manage staff under their supervision during working hours. * Medication Aide/Med Tech/Caregiver maintain the proper certifications required by local and state licensing agencies which include on-going in-service trainings, accreditations, specific coursework and certifications. * Medication Aide/Med Tech/Caregiver provide personal care for all residents and communicate with medical professionals and families about the needs of residents under the direction of the Health Services Director.Job Requirements: * Must have compassion for and desire to work with seniors. * Knowledge of and ability to adhere to HIPAA policies. * One year of experience in a Medication Aide/Med Tech/Caregiver/Caregiving role or similar function, experience in assisted living, memory care or long term care is preferred. * Understanding of medical terminology adequate to pass medications and communicate with medical professionals read physician orders and match to Medication Administration Records medical professionals. * Must meet all health requirements, including TB. * Must pass criminal background check. Apply with your resume TODAY to schedule your personal interview for this fantastic opportunity! Keywords: Certified Nursing Assistant, Certified Nursing Aide, Certified Nurse Aide, Certified Nurse Assistant, CNA, CNA, caregiver, caregiving, Medication Aide, Med-aide, Med aide, Med-tech, medication technician, Med Tech, QMAP, assisted living, long term care, seniors, senior housing, elderly, elder care, Alzheimer's, dementia, memory care, medical records, medication, administration, Frederick, MD