This is a 2nd shif part time position $13/hr.
The Certified Medication Aide (CMA) passes medications according to the facility's policies and provides direct care to residents. This direct care includes: toileting, transferring, ambulating, grooming, positioning, range of motion, restorative nursing tasks, activities, emptying trash, doing resident laundry, setting the dining room table, passing room trays and snacks, pouring beverages and removing dirty dishes from the table. The employee shall provide these direct care services and medication dispensing services while being attentive and emotionally supportive of each resident and family member.
The CMA reports to the Charge Nurse and also is accountable to the Director of Nursing and Administrator.
Applicants must possess a high school diploma or GED, as well as a current State Certified Medication Aide (CMA) certification. Must be in acceptable standing with the Nurse Aide Registry as applicable.
We prefer over one year continuous experinece as a med-aide.
Applicants must be able to operate cleaning equipment as well as various medical equipment. Medical equipment will include: vital signs machine / monitor, oxygen concentrator, sphygmomanometer, stethoscope, nebulizer, glucometer, mechanical lifts, whirlpool, pages, telephone, copy/scan/fax machine and computer.