Avamere Health Services Medication Aide (ALF) in Oregon

Overview

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Nursing Assistant: Avamere at Three Fountains

PRN Various Shifts Available

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Avamere at Three Fountains835 Crater Lake AvenueMedford, Oregon 97504

The primary responsibility of this position is to administer medications to residents and assist with other aspects of their daily care and routine.

Responsibilities/Qualifications/Skillset

  • Administer medications to residents as ordered by the attending physician, under the direction of the Director of Health Services and according to the policies, procedures and practices of the facility.

  • Provide care to residents following the service plan and assist in updating each resident’s service plan.

  • Respond to resident calls and emergencies promptly and provide first aid assistance.

  • Assist with daily ADL’s such as bathing, dressing and eating.

  • Document and communicate any changes pertaining to residents and complete all reports in a timely matter.

  • Create and uphold an atmosphere of warmth, patience, enthusiasm, and a calm and cheerful environment.

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.

  • Minimum 1 year experience in a healthcare setting.

  • Experience administering medications in accordance with established clinical standards and requirements of this state.

  • Knowledge and experience caring for and interacting with residents of this nature.

  • Maintain confidentiality of all resident care information in accordance with HIPAA guidelines.

Facility Information

The Avamere Family of Companies takes a holistic approach to post-acute care. We have designed a service that combines all of healthcare companies and healthcare professionals tied by the common goal of providing seamless care and support for all of our patients.

Avamere at Medford is a 156 bed skilled nursing and rehab facility providing short-term therapeutic rehabilitation, transitional and hospice care, as well as, long-term care. Unique to Avamere at Medford is a fitness center with a swimming pool and gym, a Massage Therapist and in addition, outdoor patios and a wide variety of activities available for patients functioning at different cognitive levels. Join our team as we are currently seeking top notch talent!

CategoryNursing

ShiftVarious Shifts

HoursPRN

Union PositionYes

LocationAvamere at Medford - Waterford/Three Fountains

Address835 Crater Lake Ave

CityMedford

StateOR

Zip97504