Certified Medication Aide

ID
2020-3944
Category
Health and Wellness
Position Type
Full-Time/Part-Time
City
Cherry Hill
State/Province
NJ

 

SYMPHONY AT CHERRY HILL

 

Symphony at Cherry Hill is the new standard of excellence in memory care for those who are experiencing memory loss.

 

We describe what we offer as Memory Support because we’re intentionally shifting away from outdated Dementia care practices and into a hospitality model. We recognize that each person we are privileged to serve is both unique in their life history, as well as their Dementia journey.  We understand the importance of a scheduled rhythm to each day. However, we also encourage our team members to slow down and embrace the impromptu moments that happen as well.  We find it’s the spontaneous moments have high impact for both the care giver and the care receiver.

 

Our Memory Support neighborhood is designed to offer residents a rich, full life, surrounded by people who truly care about their well-being. Join our team at Symphony at Cherry Hill!

Now Hiring Full and Part Time Certified Medication Aides!

 

This position is responsible for carrying out the ADL services to residents in accordance with their service plan in a given community. All duties are performed under the direction of the Director, Health and Wellness while maintaining compliance with all regulatory standards.

 

Check out our perks!

  • Control Your Schedule: View your schedule, pick-up shifts & request time off anytime, anywhere from the OnShift mobile app.  
  • Earn Rewards: Track your progress and earn award points for clocking in & out on time, answering surveys and for other contributions in the community.
  • Provide Feedback: Answer short community surveys and provide feedback about your day – all from your mobile phone.
  • Access Funds: Access your earned, but unpaid wages before payday for just a small transaction fee.   

Responsibilities

  • Follow the services outlined in each resident’s service plan in a friendly and supportive manner. This includes passing resident medications in accordance with physician orders and as stated on the Medication Administration Record for all residents.
  • Document observed change in condition in accordance with local rules and regulations and policies.
  • Communicate with other Medication Aides about resident needs for consistent quality.
  • Participate in meal service including serving, clearing, and cleaning the dining room.
  • Foster teamwork with co-workers, show initiative in overcoming obstacles, take actions which assist others beyond job responsibilities, and have a positive impact on co-workers, residents, and visitors.
  • Seek out and perform other duties as assigned or needed.

Qualifications

  • Must have compassion for and desire to work with seniors!
  • High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED) required. CNA/CHHA and Certified Medication Aide required.
  • Must have one year of experience in a caregiving role or similar function. Supervisory experience of six months or more in a health-related field (manages staff under their supervision during working hours).
  • Must be able to read physician orders and match to Medication Administration Records for residents. Must possess understanding of medical terminology adequate to pass medications and communicate with medical professionals.
  • Experience with Microsoft Word and Excel and an understanding of human resource rules preferred.
  • Must be able to pass a criminal background check and drug test.

Apply with your resume TODAY to schedule your interview for this exciting opportunity!

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