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Medication Aide 40 - Part Time Days - Immanuel Courtyard **ELIGIBLE FOR A $2,000.00 SIGN-ON BONUS**

Immanuel Omaha, NE
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Job Description

**ELIGIBLE FOR A $2,000.00 SIGN-ON BONUS**

Purpose of the Job:

The role of the Medication Aide is to provide Christ-centered service in resident care and support. Responsibilities in addition to resident care include charting, reporting, and monitoring resident’s condition. The Medication Aide maintains a safe and clean environment and documents any incidents involving a resident. Supports and lives out Immanuel’s Mission and CHRIST Promises.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

Key Areas

Key Responsibilities and Duties of the Job

Resident Care

  • Offers resident assistance in personal care, health maintenance and daily activities of living such as bathing, grooming, dressing, transfers, ambulation, toileting and serving of meals and laundry.
  • Provides assistance to and from activities, appointments in accordance with service agreement while encouraging as much independence as appropriate for each individual.
  • Administers medication as requested by the resident and in accordance with Nebraska regulations governing the provision of medications by the Medication Aide-40 hour certification.

Documentation Duties

  • Performs accurate reporting and documentation in the electronic health care software using established procedures, policies and standards of Immanuel and State guidelines. Information may include, but is not limited to vital signs, weight, behavior and mobility.
  • Documents resident incidents, accidents, emergencies or unusual behavior.  Completes administrative duties required or as requested such as copying and faxing.

Compliance

  • Maintains a safe and clean environment.
  • Follows procedures for proper equipment use, infection control, disaster plans, per policy and regulatory guidelines.

Other

  • Maintain registry requirements as determined by the medication act and Nebraska Assisted Living Regulations including education hours, in-services, and/or reporting.
  • Performs other duties as assigned or requested.

QUALIFICATIONS

Education-

  • High school graduate or equivalent is required.
  • Minimum 18 years of age according to state regulation and current Medication Aide 40- Hour on the Medication Aide Registry is required.
  • Certified Nurse’s Aide is preferred

Experience-

  • One (1) year of general work experience is required.
  • Work-related experience is desired.

Other Requirements-

  • Certified as a First Responder in CPR/AED and First Aid by national standards or willingness to obtain within 60 days of hire.

KSA- Knowledge Skills and Abilities-

  • Knowledge of concepts, principles, and practices in a care giving function.
  • Knowledge of medical terminology, instruments and equipment and how to use and maintain them.
  • Knowledge of physical, mental, spiritual, and social needs of the senior and/or frail elderly population and their families.
  • Skilled in use of computer and certain necessary programs.
  • Ability to develop relationships with residents, co-workers, and management.
  • Ability to communicate clearly.
  • Ability to work shifts as posted and/or required.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

Description of how often the employee is exposed to the following working conditions:

 

Occasional (0-33%)

Frequent (34-66%)

Regular (67-100%)

Indoor Work

 

 

X

Outdoor Work

X

 

 

Cold (below 32 F)

X

 

 

Heat (above 100 F)

X

 

 

Extreme Noise

X

 

 

Vibrations

X

 

 

Fumes

X

 

 

Odors

 

X

 

Dust

X

 

 

Gases

X

 

 

Bloodborne Pathogens

X

 

 

Infectious Diseases

 

X

 

Electrical Hazards

X

 

 

Explosive Hazards

X

 

 

Chemical Hazards

X

 

 

 

*This job profile is designed to summarize certain essential information about a job or job category. It is not designed to be a comprehensive or detailed task list for any particular job or job category.  This job/job category may have individual or multiple incumbents, each of whom may perform somewhat different specific job duties or tasks consistent with the general function of the job.  Incumbents may be required to perform duties or support functions other than those listed on the job description as needed.  Immanuel may amend a job description at any time with or without notice.

 

Job Details

Date Posted September 13, 2017
Date Closes November 30, 2017
Located In Omaha, NE
Job Type Part-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage, Based on Experience
Experience Level Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)
Start Date Immediately
SOC Category 31-1012.00 Nursing Aides, Orderlies, and Attendants
Zipcode 68152
Location