Avamere

  • Medication Aide - Memory Care

    Category
    Nursing
    Shift
    Evening/Noc
    Hours
    Full-Time
    Union Position
    Yes
    Location
    Avamere at St. Helens
    Address
    2400 Gable Rd
    City
    St. Helens
    State
    OR
    Zip
    97051
  • Overview

     

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    Medication Aide - Memory Care

    Full-Time Evening and NOC Shifts Available

     

    Avamere at St. Helens
    2400 Gable Rd

    St. Helens, OR 97051

    503-366-8070

     

     

    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.

     

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

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