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Certified Medication Aide/CMA (AVA)

Certified Medication Aide/CMA (AVA)

Category 
CNA/CMA
Shift 
Day/Evening
Hours 
Full-Time/Part-Time
Union Position 
No
Location 
The Pearl at Kruse Way
Address 
4550 Carmen Drive
City 
Lake Oswego
State 
OR
Zip 
97035

More information about this job:

Overview:

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Full-time/Part-time Certified Medication Aide/CMA: The Pearl at Kruse Way

 Full-time Day shift available

Full-time/Part-time evening shift available!


Please apply online at www.teamavamere.com or in person, at facility

The Pearl at Kruse Way
4550 Carman Drive
Lake Oswego, OR 97035
(503) 675-6055

 

 

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.

 

The Pearl at Kruse Way is a 45 skilled bed facility providing rehabilitation, memory care, and short-term skilled nursing. The Pearl is a state of the art facility and takes pride in being innovative and helping each person navigate through their individual medical journey.  The Pearl is currently seeking top notch talent to join our all-star team of compassionate and committed professionals.