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$1500 Sign on Bonus! Certified Medication Aide/CMA (AVA)

$1500 Sign on Bonus! Certified Medication Aide/CMA (AVA)

Category 
CNA/CMA
Shift 
Evening
Hours 
Full-Time
Union Position 
Yes
Location 
Avamere at Medford - Waterford/Three Fountains
Address 
835 Crater Lake Ave
City 
Medford
State 
OR
Zip 
97504

More information about this job

Overview

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$1500 SIGN ON BONUS!
 
Certified Medication Aide CMA: Avamere at Three Fountains
Full-time Evening Shift Available  
 
Please apply online at https://careers-avamere.icims.com
  
Avamere at Three Fountains
835 Crater Lake Avenue
Medford, Oregon 97504
www.avamereatthreefountains.com
 

 

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 at Medford is a 117 bed skilled nursing and rehab facility providing short-term therapeutic rehabilitation, transitional and hospice care, as well as, long-term care. Unique to Avamere at Medford is a fitness center with a swimming pool and gym, a Massage Therapist and in addition, outdoor patios and a wide variety of activities available for patients functioning at different cognitive levels.  Join our team as we are currently seeking top notch talent!