CNA to Medication Tech - Paid training!
Carthage Health and Rehabilitation Center
Certified Medical Assistant/Certified Nurse Assistant Job in Carthage, MO
We are searching for individuals who are interested in pursuing their Medication Assistant Certification. If you have a passion for healthcare then this is a great launching point for your career with the opportunity to attend LPN school. This is an entry level positon.
As a MAC, you will perform a variety of patient care duties including administering medication, reporting changes, collecting samples, and recording medication dosages. We will pay all expenses for your classes and hourly wages during classes. After you have completed your certification, your duties are as follows:
The ideal medication aide will be extremely detail-oriented and possess in-depth knowledge of patient care procedures. Providing excellent patient care is a vital part of this job, which is why excellent communication and interpersonal skills are needed.
Deliver routine daily medications, either prescription or non-prescription, to patients.
Coordinate with different nurses to assist with patient care and medications.
Follow written or verbal instructions on how to manage medications.
Record medication dosages and times.
Observe patients and document changes in their condition.
Gather samples for analysis.
Ensure equipment is routinely inspected and cleaned.
Uphold all health and safety standards.
Respond to patient emergency call signals, bells, or intercom systems to identify patient needs.
Must be dependable and eager to learn
Must have a passion for elderly healthcare
Must be a CNA with experience
Must possess the ability to plan, organize, develop, implement, and interpret the programs, goals, objectives and procedures, etc., that are necessary for providing quality care
Must be able to speak, read, write, and understand English
Must have patience, tact, enthusiasm, and a positive attitude toward the elderly and disabled
Must be capable of performing the Essential Job Functions and Physical and Sensory Requirements for All Job Functions
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.