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Medication Aide - NOC Shift

Company: Prestige Care, Inc.
Location: Incline Village
Posted on: May 5, 2021

Job Description:

Job Description Position Details: Status: Full-Time/Part-Time/On-Call Shift: Day/Evening/NOC Schedule: Various Working Hours Start: Various Working Hours End: Various What does a Medication Aide do?: You will be providing medication services and direct resident care, assist in maintaining a positive physical and psychosocial environment for residents. You will help our residents with activities of daily living, housekeeping, laundry and other daily chores. Why join the Prestige Care Family in the Medication Aide role and what can we offer you? * See the impact of your expertise and care by interacting with our residents on a daily basis. * Collaborate with a strong team of health care providers, all while working in a home-like setting. * The ability to bring pure joy, security and community to our residents and their families. * Our 35+ year old, family-owned and operated organization (with over 80 locations in 8 states) means we aren't too small, but not too big. You are known here. * We have a defined, strong promote-from-within culture. If you want to move up, and you have the drive to build a career in the health care space, you have a home here. * Many of our communities have deficiency free surveys and win national quality care awards - join the award-winning team! In this job, every day you will... 1. Responsible for the daily operation of the medication room and medication services as directed by the Health Services Director (HSD) and in accordance with physician orders, state regulations and the nurse practice act. 2. Processes physician medication and treatment orders in accordance with state regulations and the nurse practice act. 3. Administers and assists with the self-administration of routine and non-routine medications in accordance with physician orders, state regulations and the nurse practice act. 4. Completes simple treatments and monitors residents as directed by the health service director in accordance with physician orders, state regulations and the nurse practice act. 5. Maintains accurate records of medication and treatment services provided or omitted, including controlled substances in each resident's clinical record. 6. Reports and records changes in resident condition, incidents and accidents to HSD, physician and family member as indicated under the direction of the HSD. Completes all incident forms. 7. Assists in lifting, moving and transporting residents using proper body mechanics or assistive devices as directed by the resident's cooperative service plan. Education Experience you need to qualify: * You will need a high school diploma or GED with one or more years of personal care experience with older adults preferred or as required by state regulations. * You must hold state required medication pass certification or other required certification, complete state required delegation and/or training requirements, and successfully complete the medication pass competency. * You must have word processing skills and have a current CPR certification, First Aid training, and Food Handlers permit as required by state regulations. Ways you can advance beyond the Medication Aide role: Once you master this role, you could consider the Lead Medication Aide, Resident Care Coordinator, Expressions Director, or Executive Director jobs with Prestige Care. EOE/M/F/VETS/DISABLED - At Prestige, it is our promise to personally touch lives every day. It is a philosophy of caring based on our core values of integrity, trust, commitment, and respect, that are at the center of all that we do. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce that represents all of us, coming from different experiences, cultures, backgrounds, and viewpoints. Inclusion is the way we treat one another and how we celebrate what makes us different. Be sure to join us on Wednesday, May 26th and Thursday, May 27th from 12 PM to 5 PM for our first ever drive-thru Hiring Event! We will be having socially distanced interviews and will be making job offers on the spot! Learn more about what we can offer you, and meet with hiring managers/authorities. Be sure to bring two forms of ID, and fill out an application in advance.: We will be hiring for many jobs including: * Personal Care Attendant * Medication Aide * Certified Nursing Assistant * Licensed Practical Nurse * Registered Nurse * And more! We'll see you there!: Information About Carson Tahoe Expressions Memory Care Located at 1001 Mountain Street in beautiful Carson City, NV, Carson Tahoe Expressions Memory Care has 54 units of memory care. If you are looking for a work environment that is brand new, that has the latest and greatest resources, we are where you want to be. We opened our doors in March of 2019 and having been serving the community at a high level since then. Our community is big, bright, open, and full of energy. The programming we offer our residents is comprehensive, which helps create a positive and engaging community. Our team members at Carson Tahoe Expressions

Keywords: Prestige Care, Inc., Reno , Medication Aide - NOC Shift, Other , Incline Village, Nevada

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