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Medication Technician

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Stoneridge Creek Pleasanton , CA 94588

Posted 4 months ago

Stoneridge Creek is hiring a part time Medication Technician to assist with the administration of medications and other assigned duties (as described below) under the direct supervision of a registered nurse or licensed practical nurse.

  • The Medication Technician accepts and documents all new medications brought into the facility. (S)he safely prepares and assists with resident self-administration of medications and treatments with zero medication error rate. Maintains accurate medication documentation and records. Communicates with the pharmacy and doctors for residents on the medication management program.

  • In an emergency assists residents with transfers and activities of daily living.

  • Notifies the physician and responsible party of changes in the residents condition.

  • Assists residents with making appointments and arranging transportation to those appointments.

  • Assists residents with first aid.

  • in a medical emergency, summons the EMTs and stays with the resident until care is transferred to the EMTs or paramedics.

  • Checks on residents well-being after medical procedures, falls, illness and hospitalization.

  • Helps create and update resident files.

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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Stoneridge Creek