PRN Senior Living Medication Aide

Location
East Grand Forks, Minnesota
Salary
Join our team!
Posted
Sep 09, 2020
Ref
req46320
Industry
Healthcare
Location: Good Samaritan Society Heritage Grove

Address: 2122 River Road NW, East Grand Forks, MN 56721 USA

Employment Type: Part-Time

Shift: 8 Hours - Varied Shifts

Job Responsibilities

Location East Grand Forks, Minnesota

Employment Type PRN - Various Shifts

Shift 7-8 hour shifts various shifts (including days, evenings and nights if possible). Looking for someone with a flexible schedule that is willing to pick up shifts with a short notice or when a need arises. /Day shift

$1.00 Night Shift Differential, .50 Evening Shift Differential

VIRTUAL INTERVIEWS!

We are now conducting virtual interviews to provide safety to our residents and staff members.

Job Responsibilities

Provides care and services such as medication administration, healthcare services, activities of daily living assistance and other duties, as assigned, in a caring, safe and efficient manner

Assists residents with self-administration of medications; may administer medications with proper training. Provides the right medication to the right person at the right time in the right dose and by the right route ensuring all changes in medication are responded to in a timely manner.

Stores medications correctly, cleans and locks med cart or other storage system.

Follows procedures for documentation, including narcotics sign out. Follows up with observation and documentation of resident response to medication received.

Provides care and services according to resident service plan. Follows procedures for documentation and medical emergencies.

Obtain vital signs accurately and reports changes in resident health status. Assists residents with dressing and maintaining proper clothing.

Assists residents in maintaining proper and clean appearance

Assures residents have access to their assistive devices to support mobility.

Assists as necessary with housekeeping, laundry and dining duties. Provides assistance recreational programs and encouraging residents to participate. Adheres to OSHA and CDC guidelines to minimize infections by following aseptic cleaning techniques, including those that apply to blood borne pathogens. Demonstrates safe and proper techniques for chemical use, and follows SDS guidelines for any exposure.

Qualifications

Maintains required medication aide registry/ certification / qualifications and associated standards.

Prior work experience preferred but not required

A high school diploma or GED is required for administration of medication.

A strong ability to communicate and comprehend; ability to measure and comprehend certain quantities.

The Good Samaritan Society offers an attractive, employee-approved benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. The variety of benefits include health benefits, a retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, voluntary benefits and much more! To review all of the great benefits and benefit eligibility, visit https//www.good-sam.com/jobs/benefits

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or other protected status. For more information including state-specific protections, please visit https//www.good-sam.com/lp/careers/eeo-and-affirmative-action

Division: NURSING SERVICES

Req ID: req46320

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