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Medication Aid (ALF) $300 Sign on Bonus!

Medication Aid (ALF) $300 Sign on Bonus!

Category 
Nursing
Shift 
Day, Evening, or Noc
Hours 
Full-Time
Union Position 
No
Location 
Avamere at Sherwood
Address 
16500 Century Drive
City 
Sherwood
State 
OR
Zip 
97140

More information about this job

Overview

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$300 SIGN ON BONUS!
 
Full-time Medication Aid: Avamere at Sherwood
Day, Evening and NOC shift available

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

Avamere at Sherwood
16500 Century Drive
Sherwood, Oregon 97140
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 Sherwood offers 55 comfortable housing arrangements providing respite care, assisted living, and memory care. Avamere at Sherwood is actively involved in the local community. We host a monthly ice cream social at the Sherwood Senior Center and are involved in the Oregon Alzheimer’s Association. Through our partnership with Legacy Meridian Park Medical Center, a nationally awarded and recognized hospital, we have created an atmosphere of trust, support, and quality outcomes when residents are transferred to us for acute care services. Avamere at Sherwood 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