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Medication Aide (ALF)

Medication Aide (ALF)

Category 
Nursing
Shift 
Various Shifts
Hours 
Full-Time/Part-Time
Union Position 
Yes
Location 
Avamere at Hillsboro
Address 
2000 SE 30th Ave
City 
Hillsboro
State 
OR
Zip 
97123

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Overview

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Now Hiring!

 

Full-time/Part-time Medication Aide: Avamere at Hillsboro

Various shifts available

 

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


Avamere at Hillsboro  

2000 SE 30th Ave
Hillsboro, Oregon 97123
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 Hillsboro, is an Independent, Assisted Living and Memory Care Community for retired seniors.  Our residents and visitors can enjoy our beautiful patio offering a relaxing water feature, also available is a brand new workout wellness center and a learning center where we provide different forms of classes and educational material. We are the proud recipient of the Silver AHCA National Quality Award by providing quality care to all our residents.  Avamere at Hillsboro is currently seeking top notch talent to join our all-star team of interdisciplinary professionals.