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Medication Aide

Medication Aide

Category 
Nursing
Shift 
Day, Evening, or Noc
Hours 
Full-Time/Part-Time
Union Position 
No
Location 
The Arbor at Avamere Court - OR
Address 
450 Clagget Court N
City 
Keizer
State 
OR
Zip 
97303

More information about this job

Overview

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 Now Hiring!

 

Full-time/Part-time Medication Aide: The Arbor at Avamere Court

Day, Eve and NOC shift 

 

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

 

The Arbor at Avamere Court

450 Clagget Ct. N

Keizer, OR 97303 

 


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.

 

The Arbor at Avamere Court is a memory care community and offers a warm and nurturing environment for seniors with Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia. We are committed to the idea that social, spiritual, psychological, and physical well-being for every individual is a priority. With an array of diverse programs specifically designed for individuals with Alzheimer’s and other dementias, we have created an environment where we work closely with our residents to thrive. The Arbor is currently seeking top notch talent to join our all-star team of interdisciplinary professionals.  

 

This position is subject to a collective bargaining agreement with the SEIU 503