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Certified Medication Aide (CMA) Full and Part-time Positions Available Print
Employer: Trail Ridge Senior Living
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Employment Type: FT/PT
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New Year - New Opportunities!


 


Check out Trail Ridge Senior Living Community! Competitive salaries and full benefits for employees working 30 or more hours a week.


 


As a Certified Medication/Nurse Assistant, do you feel like you made a difference in someone’s life today?  At Trail Ridge Senior Living Community, we make a difference in the lives of those we serve by cultivating and practicing compassion every day.  Join our team in a beautiful facility with a home-like atmosphere, including a pool and fitness center that are available to staff. 


 


Must currently have a valid South Dakota Certified Medication Assistant (CMA) license (or equivalent) to be eligible for this position.


 


 


Examples of duties performed in this position include, but are not limited to: 1) dispensing oral medication and providing treatments under the direction of a licensed nurse; 2) performing routine nursing care duties such as taking temperature and blood pressure; 3) assisting residents with personal care to include bathing, shaving, dressing, toileting, and related hygiene; 4) assisting residents with  activities, events and outings; 5) observing residents for choking, seizures, fluid output, temperature change or skin irritations; 6) distributing meal trays and assisting residents in eating/drinking; 7) documenting activities of daily living (e.g. food/liquid intake, behavior changes, injuries) and related medication records; and 8) performing housekeeping tasks such as replacing linens on beds and cleaning resident rooms. 


 


 


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:


Knowledge of:



  • CPR (preferred but not required);

  • Medication storage in a residential setting;

  • basic medical documentation/recordkeeping, including but not limited to missed medications, errors and when medication is accidentally dropped


 


Skill to:



  • measure and comprehend certain quantities;

  • observe and document response to medications;

  • operate a computer; and

  • read, write, speak, and understand the English language to communicate with all residents.


 


Ability to: 



  • display high standards of ethical conduct;

  • treat others courteously and is responsive to their needs;

  • work cooperatively with others and promote a friendly work climate in order to achieve shared goals;

  • listen attentively to others and clearly convey information and ideas (both verbally and in writing);

  • attends to all details of assignments and complete work properly, accurately, and thoroughly;

  • exercise sound judgment when making decisions and take prompt, decisive action; and

  • set priorities, schedule activities, acquire resources, and monitor progress to ensure the successful completion of projects and assignments.


 


 


AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

REQUIREMENTS

Contact Information

Trail Ridge Senior Living

Other Information

Category(s): Health Care - Pharmacy, Nonprofit - Social Services, Healthcare
Industry: Healthcare / Health Services
Experience Req.: No
Degree Req.: No
Closing Date: 1/29/2019
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