Medication Aide - NY

Lake Grove, NY
Wellness
08-20-2020
The Bristal at Lake Grove
16.00  Hourly
Casual
Friday and Saturday 3PM-11PM

At the present time we are looking for a compassionate and dedicated 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 weekends
  • Must have at least an HHA certificate
  • Solid understanding of MAR's and doctors’ orders a plus (but will train the right individual)