Certified Medication Aide (CMA)

The Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth are currently seeking a Certified Medication Aide for Ross Hall. $500 sign-on bonus and excellent pay! Blue Cross/Blue Shield medical insurance is as low as $90 a month.

 

Job Duties:

  • Delivers routine daily oral, inhalation and topical medications to residents as delegated by a licensed nurse unless per physician orders.
  • Observes for any adverse drug reactions and reports any problems to the nurse.
  • Records medication administration according to company policies and procedures.
  • Follows written or verbal instructions on how to manage medications.
  • Observes residents for changes and documents changes in their condition accordingly.
  • Performs tasks associated with medication administration, including vital signs, medication dose calculations, stocking of the medication carts, and removal of discontinued medications.
  • Practices safe handling and storage of medications.
  • Responds to resident requests and other direct care duties as assigned.
  • Treats all residents with dignity and respect. Promotes and protects all residents’ rights.
  • Coordinate with charge nurse to assist with resident care and passing medications.
  • Collect samples when directed by charge nurse.
  • Respond to resident call lights to identify resident needs.
  • Uphold all health and safety standards.
  • Maintains confidentiality of protected health information.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

Qualifications:

  • High School graduate or its equivalent.
  • Must be a Certified Nurse Aide.
  • Must have medication aide certification
  • Good understanding of medical and pharmacological terminology.
  • Current CPR certification.

 

To Apply:
Applicants should email an updated resume and cover letter with salary requirements to recruiting@scls.org.      EOE

To Apply:

Email resumes to: recruiting@scls.org
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