Avamere

  • Medication Aide - Memory Care

    Category
    CNA/CMA
    Shift
    Evening
    Hours
    Full-Time
    Union Position
    Yes
    Location
    Avamere at Bethany
    Address
    16360 NW Avamere Court
    City
    Portland
    State
    OR
    Zip
    97229
  • Overview

     

     

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    Now Hiring!

     

    Medication Aide - Memory Care: Avamere at Bethany

    Full-time Evening Shift Available

     

    Please apply online at: https://careers-avamere.icims.com


    Avamere at Bethany
    16360 NW Avamere Court
    Portland, OR 97229
    503-690-2402

     

     

    The primary responsibility of this position is to assist in the administering of medication to residents.

    Responsibilities/Qualifications/Skillset

    • Administer medications to residents as ordered and under the direction of the attending physician.
    • Administer medications in accordance with established nursing standards, policies, procedures and practices of this facility, and requirements of the state.
    • Accurately and safely prepare, administer and document the oral and/or topical medications ordered for a resident.
    • Complete necessary forms, charts and reports in a timely matter.
    • Ensure that all medications administered are properly labeled, returned and reordered.
    • Create and uphold an atmosphere of warmth, patience, enthusiasm, and a calm and cheerful environment.
    • Participate in facility surveys by authorized government agencies.
    • High School Diploma or equivalent.
    • Must be a licensed Certified Medication Aide in this state.
    • Maintain confidentiality of all resident care information in accordance with HIPAA guidelines.
    • Knowledge of the meaning and usage of common medical abbreviations, symbols and terms relative to the administration of medications.
    • Ability to accurately measure, record and report the vital signs of a resident.
    • Effectively communicate necessary resident information to Charge Nurses, Director of Nursing and/or Administrator.

    Facility Information

    The Avamere Family of Companies takes a holistic approach to post-acute care. We have designed a service that combines all of healthcare companies and healthcare professionals tied by the common goal of providing seamless care and support for all of our patients.

     

    Avamere at Bethany offers independent living, assisted living and memory care. We are nestled between a beautifully manicured golf course and a public park with well-maintained walking trails in our backyard offers our residents a scenic and peaceful place for seniors. Our dedication to quality care is recognized on a national level by the American Health Care Association as a recipient of the Silver National Quality Award. Avamere at Bethany is currently seeking top notch talent with a passion for the geriatric population to join our all-star team.   

     

    This position is subject to a collective bargaining agreement with the SEIU 503

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