Certified Medication Aide (CMA) in Carrollton, TX at Ensign Services

Date Posted: 7/28/2020

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Job Description

Certified Medication Aide (CMA)

Shift: Monday-Friday

Hours: Full-time, 6a-2p and 2p-10p available

Licensure: Texas CNA and CMA license is required


Administers prescribed medications to residents and maintains related medical records under supervision of Director of Nursing by performing the following duties.


  • Administers prescribed medications and treatments as defined by state regulations in accordance with company policy and procedure.
  • Verifies identity of resident receiving medication and records name of drug, dosage, and time of administration on resident’s chart.
  •  Presents medication to resident and observes ingestion or other application, or administers medication.
  • Takes vital signs or observes resident to detect response to specified types of medications and prepares report or notifies designated personnel of unexpected reactions.
  • Reports to charge nurse and documents reasons prescribed drugs are not administered.
  • Understands and adheres to the guidelines of “Residents Rights”.


  • Ability to communicate with residents and nursing staff. 
  • Preferred one (1) year of previous health care experience.
  • Successful completion of State Approved Medication Aide Training and Competency Evaluation Program. 
  • Good standing in the state registry is required. 
  • The position is located in healthcare facility environment.  
  • Employee may lift up to 40 pounds and transfer 100 plus pounds. 
  • Must be in good general health and demonstrate emotional stability in order to cope with the mental and emotional stress of the position.

Will you pledge to live CAPLICO?

Heritage Gardens Rehabilitation and Healthcare's commitment to excellence extends beyond delivering world class health care. Our company mission is to dignify and transform post-acute care. Our facility’s success is dependent upon our highly motivated clinical professionals working to improve business operations. Our leadership team is driven to provide exceptional service by cultivating a workforce that is dedicated to upholding our company’s mission of delivering care with compassion and integrity. We value innovation and creativity in our buildings and love a healthy debate that challenges us to learn and grow.

Are you ready to discover the world of limitless possibilities that comes with being a member of our culture? Are you a CMA who is eager to make a difference? Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our story of providing exceptional care and making a positive impact in the lives of everyone we serve.

Living CAPLICO……


Customer Second: When we take care of our team first, it reflects positively on our customer care.
Accountability: We strive for quality of life and reach for high standards as a team.
Passion For Learning: We want to be at the forefront of change; there is always something we can learn.
Love One Another: Treat others the way you want to be treated. It’s simple, yet effective.
Intelligent Risk Taking: If something makes sense, we’re willing to give it a try.
Celebration: We celebrate life every day of the year with our teammates and residents.
Ownership: When everyone on the team is encouraged to take ownership of the care that they give, it positively improves their attitude, which affects everyone around them, from teammates to residents.

We would love to meet you and hear your pledge to live CAPLICO with us!

In addition to hiring Certified Medication Aides (CMAs) who exhibit the above qualities that help us create a world class culture, we offer competitive wages, mentorship and training for new graduates and tuition reimbursement. As well as cell phone and movie ticket discounts, 401(k) with matching contributions, career advancement opportunities, and medical, dental, and health insurance. Take a look at these benefits (and more!) at www.ensignbenefits.com

Apply Today!

Heritage Gardens Rehabilitation and Healthcare
2135 North Denton Drive
Carrollton, TX 75006

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