Medication Technician

Stoneridge Creek Pleasanton , CA 94588

Posted 2 months ago

Stoneridge Creek is hiring a part time Medication Technician to assist with the administration of medications under the direct supervision of a registered nurse or licensed practical nurse and assists in performing routine nursing duties and activities of daily living.

  • The Medication Technician accepts, accounts and documents all new medications brought into the facility. Safely prepares and aides with resident self-administration of medications with zero medication error rate. Maintains accurate medication documentation and records.

  • Guides the resident in maintaining his/her schedule of daily activities, while maintaining the residents sense of independence. Individualizes care and assistance provided to each resident depending on level of functioning. Assists residents with dressing, grooming, eating, bathing, positioning, turning, toileting and exercising.

  • Gives treatments, perform tests, carry out procedures and collect specimens as instructed.Transfers, transports and escorts residents as needed.

Requirements:

  • High school graduate, student or equivalent.

  • Current First Aid and CPR certification.

  • At least one year of experience as a caregiver in a facility or three years in-home care giving

  • Knowledge and practice of safe lifting and back care techniques

  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. with assistance

  • Ability to speak, read, write, and understand English

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Medication Technician

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