Certified Medication Aide (Cma)

Signature Healthcare Prestonsburg , KY 41653

Posted 1 month ago

Prestonsburg Health Care Center, an affiliate of Signature HealthCARE LLC, is a 56-bed facility that offers residents a wide variety of in-house medical initiatives such as physical, occupational, and speech therapies. Our facility diligently strives to provide quality of life initiatives that encourage self-care and resumption of normal activities. With our robust activities program, residents enjoy the support and individualized care appropriate to their needs and interests. This quality of life initiative promotes maintenance of optimal self-functioning residents and connects them with their outside environment. Built upon the pillar of spirituality, Signature HealthCARE includes a full-time chaplain on staff who nurtures residents with an open inter-faith, non-denominational approach to spiritual well-being. Prestonsburg Health Care Center is open to admissions seven days a week, offering private rooms as well as double bed rooms. We accept Medicare, Medicaid, private pay, and most managed care plans. Please call 606-886-2378 for a tour today!

Are you looking for a little more creativity, challenge, and growth opportunity in your workday? Didn't think it was possible? Might be time to reconsider.

At Signature HealthCARE, our team members are permitted - no, encouraged - to employ their talents and abilities to solve problems. Our culture is built on three distinct pillars: Learning, Spirituality and Intra-preneurship. But this isn't just hollow corporate sloganeering. Each pillar has its own staff and initiatives, ensuring that our unique culture permeates the entire organization.

Oh, by the way, we're an elder care company. Our mission? To radically change the landscape of long-term care forever.

We're currently hiring for the position of Certified Medication Aide.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Accurately and safely prepare, administer, and document the oral and/or topical medications that are commonly used in this facility and that may be ordered for resident use.

  • Ensure that no medication is administered without a written, signed and dated order from an attending licensed physician.

  • Verify the identity of the resident before administering the medication/treatment.

  • Verify that prescribed medication for one resident is not administered to another.

  • Observe and verify that medication is ingested or applied, as directed.

  • Document any instance where prescribed medication is not administered, including reason(s) for refusal.

  • Assist with medication charting as directed by the Nurse Supervisor/Charge Nurse, as directed.

Job Requirements:

  • Current Medication Aide Certification or Current Nursing Assistant Certification from state.

  • Must have a current/active CPR certification.

  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy, excellent organizational skills with ability to prioritize, coordinate and simultaneously maintain multiple projects with high level of quality and productivity.

Signature HealthCARE is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer - Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran and other protected categories.


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Certified Medication Aide (Cma)

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