Medication Aide-New Jersey

Woodcliff Lake, NJ
Wellness
08-17-2020
The Bristal at Woodcliff Lake NJ
Depends on Experience  Hourly
Full-Time/Part-Time/Per Diem
7am-3pm and 3pm-11pm

At the present time we are looking for compassionate and dedicated NJ-Certified Medication Aide/Technician to work in our Resident Services Wellness Department.

In this role, you will provide resident care services with kindness and compassion, while always maintaining the Resident’s safety and comfort.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist Residents with their ADLs and the administration of their medications
  • Adhering to instructions provided by the Nurse Shift Supervisor and Wellness Director
  • Ensure the safety and wellbeing of all Residents while following company policies and procedures
  • Follow Medication Administration Records (MAR) and doctors’ orders

Qualifications:

  • Experience with the dementia and senior population
  • An abiding love of seniors is mandatory
  • Extremely reliable, dependable and observant
  • Ability to work one weekend day per week
  • Must have at least an HHA certificate
  • Solid understanding of MAR's and doctors’ orders a plus (but will train the right individual)
  • APPLICANTS MUST HOLD A NEW JERSEY STATE MED TECH CERTIFICATION IN ORDER TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION