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Medication Aide

Avera Pierre, SD
  • Posted: September 01, 2019
  • Full-Time
Job Details

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Job Highlights:

  • Opportunity for advancement and experience in the nursing field.

     

Job Summary: 

  • Assist with medication pass and obtaining blood sugars.

  • Perform nonprofessional direct patient care duties under the supervision of nursing personnel and to assist in maintaining a positive physical, social and psychological environment for the residents.

  • Assist residents with bathing, dressing, grooming and other personal care.

  • Consistently and thoroughly document the care provided to residents during each shift.

  • Measure and document blood pressure, temperature, pulse and respiration and report any out of range vital signs to charge nurse.

Education and Experience: 

  • High School Diploma or GED required.

  • Six months CNA experience required.

  • CNA certificate required.

  • BLS certificate required.

  • Active Unlicensed Medication Aide (UMA) Registration with the SD Board of Nursing within three months of start date in the LTC Medication Aide position.

  • Must be at least 18 years old.

Avera

Address

Pierre, SD
USA

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