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Certified Medication Technician

Care Positive LLC
Prince George's County, MD
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $15 Hourly
  • Full-Time
Job Description

The Certified Medication Technician is responsible for (a) implementation of nursing care as directed by the RN Supervisor (b) accurately reporting client responses to treatments to the RN Supervisor.

General Accountabilities

A. Implementation

  • Assist the RN Supervisor in prioritizing family needs and responding appropriately to those needs.
  • Follow the plan of Care as written by the RN Supervisor.
  • Perform all procedures safely.
  • Documents actions and clients response to care provided.
  • Actively listens to any concerns expressed by the client
  • Practice universal standard precautions: proper hand-washing, contaminated laundry.
  • Use equipment safely
  • Maintain clients comfort and well-being.

B. Duties

  • Perform ADL’s: Bathing, Dressing, Toileting, Grooming, Oral Care
  • Administer Medication
  • Meal Preparation and Feeding Assistance
  • Rehabilitation Exercises (Passive ROM, FROM)
  • Transfer, mobility assistance
  • Vital signs – B/P, Temperature, pulse, respiration
  • Assess and report change in condition status including temperature, respiration blood pressure, mental status and alertness, illness ( diarrhea and nausea and vomiting), etc. . .
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

C. Reporting

  • Reports to the RN Supervisor the client’s response to care provided.
  • Assist the RN in revising the plan of care by objectively documenting and reporting client responses.
  • Assist the RN in revising short and long term goals for the client.
  • Assist and encourage the client in expressing any concerns or questions the may have.

Job Qualifications

  • Current unrestricted MD Certified Medication Technician license
  • Current unrestricted MD Nursing Assistant certification.
  • Current CPR Certification
  • 1 year experience in the pediatric, hospital, nursing home, or home care environment in the past two years.
  • HS Diploma or equivalent.
  • Three references: two professional, one character.
  • Criminal background check.
  • Health Clearance – Annual Physical exam, PPD or chest x-ray, and Hep B clearance.

Skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Service orientation
  • Active listening
  • Social perceptiveness
  • Coordination
  • Monitoring

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: From $15.00 per hour

Medical specialties:

  • Geriatrics
  • Home Health

Physical setting:

  • Long term care
  • Nursing home

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Evening shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift
  • On call
  • Overnight shift
  • Weekend availability

 

COVID-19 considerations:

All Healthcare staff are required to wear Masks and appropriate PPE when working with co-workers and clients. Proof of Vaccination (original doses) is required for considered employment.

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

License/Certification:

  • Certified Medication Aide (Preferred)

Shift availability:

  • Day Shift (Preferred)
  • Night Shift (Preferred)
  • Overnight Shift (Preferred)

Willingness to travel:

  • 50% (Preferred)

Work Location: One location

** We have jobs in Prince George's County and Montgomery County.

Company Description
Care Positive is a family-owned business. We understand how important family is when short­ term or long-term care services are needed. Care Positive provides in home long-term or short-term care to anyone who meets the need requirement for services admission. Our Caregivers are friendly and reliable. Our caregivers are certified in their fields and understand the importance of customer service and satisfaction. They put their heart into providing you excellent service with a smile. Care Positive caregivers are always willing to take an extra step to keep you safe.

Care Positive LLC

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Prince George's County, MD
USA

Industry

Healthcare

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