Nexion affiliates operate 43 skilled nursing and rehabilitation as well as assisted living facilities in Colorado, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas. Each of our affiliate skilled nursing and assisted living campuses offers a home-like setting influenced by their own unique regional cultures. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in our positive clinical outcomes, resident and family member testimonials, satisfaction reports and AHCA Quality Awards.
Summary of our CMAs
CMA is to administer oral and topical medications to residents. These tasks are performed as ordered by a physician, under the supervision of a licensed nurse, in accordance with state and federal rules and regulations, and consistent with facility policies.
State certification as a nursing assistant is required
State approved medication administration certification
High school diploma or equivalent is required
Complete familiarity with duties of a certified nursing assistant
Highly developed observation skills
Effective communication and interpersonal skills needed
Ability to read medication labels etc.
CMA Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Answering call lights promptly to determine resident needs
Providing the required support to assist residents with their activities of daily living
Taking/recording vital signs, such as temperature blood-pressure as directed by medical or nursing staff
Makes routine rounds on assigned residents in accordance with established procedures.
Promptly communicates any significant changes in behavior or condition to supervisor.
Participates in specific committees or work teams (e.g. QAPI, Staffing) as requested.
We're pleased to offer our CMAs:
Excellent benefits package
Opportunity to make a difference in the community