Medication Aide

Capital Senior Living Lincoln , NE 68501

Posted 2 weeks ago

Help enrich the lives of seniors by becoming part of the Capital Senior Living team at Windcrest on Van Dorn Assisted Living. If you're looking to grow your career and experience in a team-oriented environment, apply today. We are also currently offering a $600 sign-on bonus!

Working at a Capital Senior Living community truly means becoming a member of our family. We believe caring for seniors is a uniquely rewarding experience and there is no better place to realize that experience than with us. As a Capital Senior Living employee, you will be an integral member of our team, and share in the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of our residents each and every day. Our success is a result of hiring great people and that is what sets us apart. With over 125 beautiful communities across the country, our position as an industry leader and track record of responsible and prudent growth, means more opportunities for our employees.

Windcrest Assisted Living located in Lincoln, NE is seeking a 40-hour Medication Aide to provide medications & ADL's to our residents.

Responsibilities include:

  • Serve residents in a manner conductive to their safety and comfort while acting within the established guidelines set forth by state licensing regulations and Windcrest Van Dorn

  • Assist resident with dressing, bathing, personal hygiene, and grooming

  • Monitor and assist with medication provision, services delivered and, if appropriate, resident condition

  • Escort resident to various parts of the building as needed

  • Assist with meal service

  • Assist with resident activities as instructed

  • Maintain a safe, clean environment within the assigned duty areas

  • Make beds and empty trash

  • Follow instructions given by supervisor and communication with supervisor on resident health questions/concerns as necessary

  • Respond to resident call lights promptly

  • Be tactful and courteous when dealing with residents, families, visitors, and staff

  • Treat residents with dignity and respect at all times

  • Perform other duties as assigned by medication aide supervisors

Ideal candidate will:

  • Provide exceptional customer service and care

  • Must be able to work flexible hours depending on business needs

  • Have reliable transportation

Benefit Offerings:

  • Medical, dental, vision, and life/disability insurances*

  • 401k retirement savings plan*

  • Paid time off*

  • $600 Sign-on bonus offered now

  • Benefit eligibility is dependent on employment status

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Medication Aide

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