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  • Certified Medication Aide/CMA

    Category
    CNA/CMA
    Shift
    Various Shifts
    Hours
    Full-Time
    Union Position
    Yes
    Location
    Avamere Transitional Care at Sunnyside
    Address
    4515 Sunnyside Rd SE
    City
    Salem
    State
    OR
    Zip
    97302
  • Overview

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    Now Hiring!

     

     Certified Medication Aide: Avamere Transitional Care at Sunnyside

    Weekend Double Shift: 6am to 10pm Saturday and Sunday 

    Evening Shift: 2pm to 10pm Monday - Friday 

     

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

    Avamere Transitional Care at Sunnyside
    4515 Sunnyside Rd. SE
    Salem, OR 97302
    (503) 370-8284

     

    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 Transitional Care at Sunnyside is a 95-bed skilled nursing and rehab facility providing short-term therapeutic rehabilitation, outpatient therapy and respite care, as well as, long-term care. We pride ourselves in our strong community programs for our residents. Thanks to our smaller community, staff and residents really get to know one another, and we can integrate services more seamlessly. Join our team as we are currently seeking top notch talent!   

     

     

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

     

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