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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 Riverpark of Eugene
Address 
425 Alexander Loop
City 
Eugene
State 
OR
Zip 
97401

More information about this job

Overview

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Certified Medication Aide/CMA: Avamere Riverpark of Eugene

Full-Time/Part-Time Day/Evening Shift Available! 

  

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

 

Avamere Riverpark of Eugene

425 Alexander Loop

Eugene , Oregon 97401

 

 

 

 

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 Riverpark of Eugene is a 119 bed skilled nursing and rehab facility providing short-term therapeutic rehabilitation, Alzheimer’s and hospice care, as well as, long-term care. Riverpark has a strong wound care focus and has been recognized for the positive outcomes of the wound patients and their ability to safely return them to the community. Avamere Riverpark of Eugene is currently recruiting top notch talent to join their all-star team.

 

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