Days Memory Care AL CMA/CNA - FT

Good Samaritan Society - Sioux Falls, SD (30+ days ago)3.6

Full-time

Join our not-for-profit organization that has provided nearly 100 years of housing and services to seniors with a commitment to quality care and service in a Christian environment.

Show YOU care, join us today!

Days Memory Care AL CMA/CNA - FT

Location: 7850 - GSS Sioux Falls Prairie Creek

4400 Creekside Drive
Sioux Falls, South Dakota, 57106
United States

Employment Type: Full-Time

Hourly: 13.10 - 14.07

Shift: Day

Hours:

FT, Days, 30 hrs./week, 6am-4:30pm (10 hr. shifts), includes every other weekend/holiday

JOB DESCRIPTION

    • CMA/CNA provides care and services; such as medication administration, healthcare services, activities of daily living assistance.
    • CMA/CNA provides the right medication to the right person at the right time in the right dose and by the right route ensuring all changes in medication are responded to in a timely manner.
    • Stores medication correctly, cleans and locks med cart or other storage system.
    • Follows all policy and procedures and documentation requirements for location.
    • CMA/CNA obtains vital signs accurately and reports changes in resident health status.
    • CMA/CNA assists residents with dressing, personal hygiene, bathing, mobility and other assistance as needed.

  • Other duties as assigned.
What's in it for you: You will work in a faith-based organization with daily devotions and prayer before meetings (if you choose to participate). And you'll be part of a family, offering love and compassion to residents as part of a dedicated and diverse care team. Just ask our employees - it's what they love most about their role at the Society. That, and our opportunities for advancement.

You're a good fit if: You bring a smile to work every day, have a good work ethic, are a team player and have a compassionate nature.

What you'll do: You'll help take the lead on medication distribution, storage and disposal, and help with other daily care needs of residents. You'll document missed medications, errors and when medication is accidentally dropped. You'll follow up with residents to ensure appropriate observation and documentation of response to medications. You'll take ownership of the medication storage areas, meeting health standards at all times.

You'll keep a watchful eye over resident health, and help as needed with transferring, repositioning and walking using correct and appropriate techniques and equipment. You'll help residents to meals and promote a positive dining experience. You'll assist as needed with personal care, including bathing, toileting, grooming, dressing, obtaining vitals signs and offering psychosocial support.

You're qualified for this position if: You meet all qualifications outlined below.

Throughout our organization, we aim to fulfill the most basic of human needs: to feel loved, valued and at peace. Join us by applying today.

Qualifications
Maintains required medication aide registry/ certification / qualifications and associated standards. Prior work experience may not be required to be hired into this job. A high school education or higher education is not required to be hired into this job. A high school diploma or GED is required for administration of medication in some states– refer to state regulations.
Basic ability to communicate and comprehend; ability to measure and comprehend certain quantities.
Must be able to speak read and write in English and be able to articulate clearly and audibly.

*Referral Bonus is only available at the four Good Samaritan Society –Communities of Sioux Falls locations. Name of current employee must be listed in the referral or reference sections of the application for either party to be eligible.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or other protected status.

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