Certified Medication Aide (Cma) Part-Time All Shifts

Trail Ridge Retirement Sioux Falls , SD 57101

Posted 2 months ago

Competitive Wages | Comprehensive Benefits | Growth Opportunities

Paid-time off

Bring your experience and skills to a welcoming community that seeks to provide personal, caring and compassionate care. Trail Ridge Senior Living is looking for a talented Certified Medication Aide (full-time) to join our dedicated team. If you have a passion to help others, Trail Ridge provides an environment where colleagues can grow personally and professionally and be rewarded for their contributions and commitment.

As a CMA at Trail Ridge, you'll work with a team committed to providing residents with high-quality care.

Job Requirements:

  • Current Certified Medication Aide license in the State of South Dakota.

Ability to:

  • display high standards of ethical conduct;
  • treat others courteously and is responsive to their needs;
  • work cooperatively with others and promote a friendly work climate in order to achieve shared goals;
  • listen attentively to others and clearly convey information and ideas (both verbally and in writing);
  • attends to all details of assignments and complete work properly, accurately, and thoroughly;
  • exercise sound judgment when making decisions and take prompt, decisive action; and
  • set priorities, schedule activities, acquire resources, and monitor progress to ensure the successful completion of projects and assignments.

Examples of duties performed in this position include, but are not limited to: 1) dispensing oral medication and providing treatments under the direction of a licensed nurse; 2) performing routine nursing care duties such as taking temperature and blood pressure; 3) assisting residents with personal care to include bathing, shaving, dressing, toileting, and related hygiene; 4) assisting residents with activities, events and outings; 5) observing residents for choking, seizures, fluid output, temperature change or skin irritations; 6) distributing meal trays and assisting residents in eating/drinking; 7) documenting activities of daily living (e.g. food/liquid intake, behavior changes, injuries) and related medication records; and 8) performing housekeeping tasks such as replacing linens on beds and cleaning resident rooms.

About Trail Ridge Senior Living:

Located on a beautifully landscaped, 18-acre campus, Trail Ridge is a unique retirement community for today's seniors seeking a comfortable retirement lifestyle in a home-like atmosphere, filled with new opportunities and experiences. For over 18 years, Trail Ridge has been providing independent and assisted living options as well as many unique amenities and a complete wellness program.

An ABHM Community:

Trail Ridge Senior Living Community is an American Baptist Homes of the Midwest community, promoting diversity, faith, collaboration and community in all we do. We are an AA/EEO Employer and a drug-free workplace. All qualified applicants receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Certified Medication Aide (Cma) Part-Time All Shifts

Trail Ridge Retirement