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CMA Medication Assistant

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Job ID: 406041


Certified Medication Assistant


Sacred Heart Home, part of Ascension Living, is looking for caring and compassionate Nursing Assistants to join the team! This gorgeous 133 bed continuing care retirement community offers independent living, assisted living, long-term skilled nursing, rehabilitation and therapy.

Schedule
Full-time Evenings
2:30pm to 10:30pm - every other weekend rotation

Why Join Ascension?

  • Be part of a great team and culture

  • Opportunities for advancement

  • Generous PTO, excellent (and affordable) medical, dental, vision and retirement (with a match)

  • Flexible scheduling and student friendly

  • Tuition reimbursement, discount programs and more

What You Will Do

As a Certified Medication Assistant, you will be responsible for distribution of medication per physician orders to residents and participants.

Key Responsibilities

  • Deliver nursing care which includes administering medications and treatments as prescribed by a physician consistent with ministry policies and procedures

  • Order medications from pharmacy per ministry policy

  • Provide support with Activities of Daily Living as assigned in a safe manner, consistent with the policies and procedures of the ministry

  • Document tasks completed per ministry policy

  • Assure resident safety by identifying safety hazards and emergency situations and initiates corrective action as appropriate

  • Contribute to continuity of care by effectively communicating services provided and changes in the resident's condition or family interactions in a timely manner

  • Comply with ministry’s infection control policies and procedures

  • Other duties as assigned

 

What You Will Need

(Required Credentials)

  • Valid Certified Medication Aide/Technician (CMA/CMT) certification in the state which employed

  • High school diploma or equivalent

Preferred Education/Experience

  • A minimum of one-year experience as a Certified Medication Aide/Technician

  • CPR certification

 

Equal Employment Opportunity

Ascension is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet. For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:
 
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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Job ID: 406041
Category: Nursing Support
Ministry: Ascension Living
Location: Avilla, IN

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