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Certified Medication Aide - CMA - Double weekend 7a-3p and 3p-11p - The Villages of Dallas in Dallas, TX at Ensign Services

Date Posted: 8/12/2018

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Job Description

Certified Medication Aide (CMA)

Shift: Double Weekend

Hours: 7am-3pm & 3pm-11pm

Licensure: Texas CMA License
ESSENTIAL DUTIES:

  • Prepare, administer and promptly document routine medications per state regulations
  • Administer the right medication to the right resident, at the right time, right dosage and right route
  • Ensures clinical observations are made prior to and after medication as indicated, i.e. obtain b/p, pulse, check edema as indicated and document results, monitor for adverse reactions
  • Communicate change of condition to charge nurse that requires PRN medication prior to PRN administration
  • Follow proper infection control techniques during medication administration and other resident care procedures
  • Ensures an adequate amount of fluids is given with meds and supplemental feedings are given as ordered
  • Assist with meal service and feeding residents as assigned or needed
  • Uses equipment correctly and safely during the preparation of medications and resident care procedures
  • Administers medication within the regulatory time frames
  • Keep medication cart clean and locked when not being utilized
  • Communicate orders to prevent running out of medication to ADON
  • Other duties as assigned.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Valid Texas Medication Aide and C.N.A. certification
  • Ability to organize work flow and document timely and accurately
  • Ability to maintain a positive, stable disposition in performing work in association with staff and residents.
  • Ability to maintain a high level of performance in an environment of frequent demands and changes.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to handle confidential information, use judgment and make decisions
  • Ability to work independent of close and constant supervision

Will you pledge to live CAPLICO?


The Villages of Dallas’ 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……


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 exhibits the above qualities that help us create a world class culture, we offer competitive wages, mentorship and training for new graduates, tuition reimbursement, dependent care and public transportation FSAs, 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!


The Villages of Dallas

550 E Ann Arbor Ave.

Dallas, Texas 75216


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The employer for this position is stated in the job posting. Ensign Services, Inc. provides recruiting services for operations in the skilled nursing, assisted living, home health and hospice industries.
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