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Certified Medication Aide/CMA

Certified Medication Aide/CMA

Category 
CNA/CMA
Shift 
Day/Evening
Hours 
Full-Time/Part-Time
Union Position 
Yes
Location 
Avamere Rehabilitation of Beaverton
Address 
11850 SW Allen Blvd
City 
Beaverton
State 
OR
Zip 
97005

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Overview

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Full-time/Part-time Certified Medication Aide/CMA: Avamere Rehab of Beaverton

Support Shift 10am-6pm

 

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


Avamere Rehab of Beaverton
11850 SE Allen Blvd
Beaverton, OR 97005
(503) 646-7164

 

 

 

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 Beaverton is a 104 bed skilled nursing and rehab facility providing short-term therapeutic rehabilitation, Alzheimer’s, wound care and hospice care, as well as, long-term care. Avamere Rehabilitation of Beaverton has a top of the line therapy gym with an average of 10 therapists on staff, as well as a certified chef on staff.  Avamere Rehabilitation of Beaverton was a proud recipient of the AHCA Bronze Award for Quality and is currently looking for top notch staff to join their all-star team.

 

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

 

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