Certified Medication Aide (CMA)

Vintage Park Assisted Living - Miami County, KS3.5

30+ days ago

Currently have opportunities for Certified Medication Aides (CMA's) at Vintage Park at Paola, Vintage Park at Louisburg and Vintage Park at Osawatomie. We are small family oriented Assisted Livings that focuses on hiring the heart and training the individuals. If you love working with seniors and want a company that believes that quality care comes from having quality employees then Vintage Park is the right company for you. We are not like home we Are home for our residents. www.vintageparkassistedliving.com

  • Follow established performance standards and perform duties according to policies and procedures
  • Assist new employees in following established policies and procedures
  • Identify special resident problems and report them immediately to supervisor and/or seek assistance from supervisor or manager if necessary
  • Provide direct resident care as assigned
  • Pass medications per physician orders and document all medication passes on the MAR per Grace policy and procedure.
  • Ability to assist residents with any number of physical, emotional needs as assigned and/or as necessary, especially those relating to ADL (Activities of Daily Living)
  • Conduct resident rounds daily
  • Identify safety hazards and emergency situations and initiate corrective action
  • Participate in educational programs and in-services as provided
  • Comply and be held accountable for federal, state and local regulations
  • Participate in resident care conferences and other facility meetings as assigned
  • Document the care provided to resident(s) and their response in the log
  • Listen to resident and/or family concerns/complaints and report them to supervisor
  • Maintain emotional composure and stay calm in all situations
  • Respond to call lights in timely fashion
  • Carry out facility infection and control procedures
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned by supervisor

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Experience

  • Possess genuine loving and caring attitude for seniors
  • Be at least 18 years old in good physical and emotional health
  • High School or GED equivalent preferred
  • Certified Nursing Assistant preferred
  • Certified Medication Aide Required for the State of Kansas
  • Some experience working in an assisted living community

Benefits include: Medical, Vision, Dental, and 401K

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: $11.00 to $13.00 /hour

Experience:

  • certified medication aide: 2 years (Required)

License:

  • Certified Medication Aide (Required)