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Certified Medication Aide/CMA

Certified Medication Aide/CMA

Category 
CNA/CMA
Shift 
Day/Evening
Hours 
Full-Time
Union Position 
Yes
Location 
Avamere Rehabilitation of Lebanon
Address 
350 S 8th
City 
Lebanon
State 
OR
Zip 
97355

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Overview

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Now Hiring
Full-time Certified Medication Aide/CMA: Avamere Rehab of Lebanon

Full-time Day/Evening shifts available! 

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



Avamere Rehab of Lebanon
350 8th St. 
Lebanon, OR 97355
(541) 259-1221

 

 

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 Rehabilitation of Lebanon is a 117 bed facility providing skilled nursing rehabilitation, hospice, respite, and long term care.  Committed to over 40 years of quality care, Lebanon has recently gone through a multi-million-dollar remodel. Lebanon is known for their perennial award-winning floats in the Strawberry Festival parade. We are 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

 

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