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Medication Aide (ALF)

Medication Aide (ALF)

Category 
Nursing
Shift 
Day
Hours 
Full-Time
Union Position 
Yes
Location 
Avamere at Sandy
Address 
17727 SE Langensand Rd
City 
Sandy
State 
OR
Zip 
97055

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Overview

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Now Hiring!

 

Full-time Medication Aide: Avamere at Sandy

Day Shift Available! 


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

17727 SE Langensand Rd
Sandy, Oregon 97055
United States

 


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 Sandy offers assisted living and memory care. We are peacefully nestled among giant cedar trees that offer a welcome shade across our generous back deck that stretches alongside our beautiful three-story building. It feels rural but is conveniently close to downtown Sandy. We just received a deficiency-free survey from the State of Oregon for both our assisted-living and memory care communities. Join our team as we are currently seeking to add to our top notch talent!