Avamere

  • Newly Increased Wages! Medication Aide

    Category
    Nursing
    Shift
    Various Shifts
    Hours
    Full-Time
    Union Position
    Yes
    Location
    Avamere at Newberg
    Address
    730 Foothills Drive
    City
    Newberg
    State
    OR
    Zip
    97132
  • Overview

     

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    Work where you make a Difference! 

     

    Newly Increased Wages!

     

    Medication Aide - Assisted Living: Avamere at Newberg​

    Full-Time Various Shifts Available


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

    Avamere at Newberg
    730 Foothills Drive
    Newberg, OR 97132
    (503) 554-0767

     

     

    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.

     

    Avamere at Newberg is offers 54 assisted living apartments and 22 shared memory care apartments, providing respite care, assisted living, and memory care.  We are a newly renovated building with onsite outpatient therapy offered 3 times a week.  We have created a culture of caring and our focus is centered around our patients.  Avamere at Newberg 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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