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Medication Aide

Medication Aide

Category 
Caregivers
Shift 
Noc
Hours 
Full-Time
Union Position 
No
Location 
The Arbor at Bremerton - WA
Address 
3510 9th Street
City 
Bremerton
State 
WA
Zip 
98312

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Overview

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Medication Aide: The Arbor at Bremerton

Full-time NOC Shift Available 

 

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

 

The Arbor at Bremerton

3510 9th St.

Bremerton, WA 98312

 

 

 


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

As a part of the Avamere Family of Companies, we embrace our mission “to enhance the life of everyone we serve.” Being a part of Avamere provides us with comprehensive clinical resources such as therapy, home health, and hospice care to best serve our Independent and Assisted Living residents.  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 and residents.

 

The Arbor at Bremerton is a 64 bed Memory Care Residence offering a warm and nurturing environment for seniors with Alzheimer's or other forms of dementia. The Arbor is designed to promote health, friendship and trust in a safe and secure setting. Our therapy programs utilize music and art for a whole-body approach to wellness; and our success shows in the moments of joy that we bring to our residents.