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  • Medication Aide - Assisted Living

    Category
    Nursing
    Shift
    Day, Evening, or Noc
    Hours
    Full-Time/Part-Time
    Union Position
    Yes
    Location
    Laurelhurst Village
    Address
    3060 SE Stark St
    City
    Portland
    State
    OR
    Zip
    97214
  • Overview

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    Now Hiring!

     

    Medication Aide (ALF): The Terrace & Gardens of Laurelhurst Village

     

    Full-Time Day and NOC Shifts Available!

    Day: 6am-2pm (4 on 2 off rotation)

    NOC: 10pm-6am (4 on 2 off rotation)

     

    Part-Time Evening Shift

    2pm-10pm Various Days

     

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

    Laurelhurst Village 
    3060 SE Stark St. 
    Portland, OR 97214
    503-535-4932

     

     


    The primary responsibility of this position is to administer medications to residents and assist with other aspects of their daily care and routine.

    Responsibilities/Qualifications/Skillset

    • Administer medications to residents as ordered by the attending physician, under the direction of the Director of Health Services and according to the policies, procedures and practices of the facility.
    • Provide care to residents following the service plan and assist in updating each resident’s service plan.
    • Respond to resident calls and emergencies promptly and provide first aid assistance.
    • Assist with daily ADL’s such as bathing, dressing and eating.
    • Document and communicate any changes pertaining to residents and complete all reports in a timely matter.
    • Create and uphold an atmosphere of warmth, patience, enthusiasm, and a calm and cheerful environment.
    • High School Diploma or equivalent.
    • Minimum 1 year experience in a healthcare setting.
    • Experience administering medications in accordance with established clinical standards and requirements of this state.
    • Knowledge and experience caring for and interacting with residents of this nature.
    • Maintain confidentiality of all resident care information in accordance with HIPAA guidelines.

    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.

     

    Laurelhurst Village is a 179-bed skilled nursing facility and assisted living facility providing short-term therapeutic rehabilitation, outpatient therapy and respite care, as well as, long-term care. Laurelhurst Village community provides a full range of exceptional senior living and skilled care options designed to accommodate your lifestyle and enable you to get the most from your retirement years. We offer exceptional care, wellness programs and social activities in a family atmosphere to create a community you’ll enjoy calling home.  Laurelhurst Village is currently looking for top notch talent to join their all-star team.

     

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

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