Experience:
No experience
Employment Type:
Full time
Posted:
1/19/2020
Job Category:
Nursing
CMA Certified Medication Assistant
(This job is no longer available)
Ascension Health | Waco, TX
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Job Description

We Are Hiring

Medication Asst-Certified-LTC - SNF Nursing Unit A - Full-Time,Evening - Providence Village - Waco,TX

Why Join Ascension?

Senior Living and Long-Term Care Communities

As a subsidiary of Ascension, Ascension Living is committed to providing services, amenities, opportunities and support, so seniors can enjoy living healthier and happier, at every age and at every stage.

We're the second-largest nonprofit system in the U.S. Our living choices include independent living, assisted living, memory care, short-term rehabilitative care and long-term skilled nursing care.

More than 10,000 adults live in our 54 senior living communities, which are located in 12 states, and Washington, D.C. Also, more than 5,500 associates are employed by Ascension - professional, compassionate individuals who believe in empowering people to age successfully.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with Ascension Senior Living, you will have the opportunity to

Administers prescribed medications to patients under the supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN) or Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse (LPN)/(LVN) and maintains related medical records.

Responsibilities:

* Presents medication to patient and observes ingestion or administers medication using specified procedures.
* Takes vital signs or observes patient to detect response to medication, and reports reactions.
* Restocks medication inventories.
* May provide direct patient care. Assures resident safety by identifying safety hazards and emergency situations and initiates corrective action as appropriate.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

* Required Credential(s):
* Medication Aide obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

* Diploma
* High school diploma or GED preferred



Work Experience:

* None required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Ascension is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet. For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the "EEO is the Law" poster:

http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf"

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

E-Verify Statement

Ascension participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

E-Verify (link to E-verify site)

About Ascension Health

The Ascension Health Exchange is a collection of online Communities designed to facilitate sharing and foster innovation and quality improvement across Ascension Health. The Exchange provides an interactive suite of tools that support Ascension Health's Strategic Direction. In our Strategic Direction, we will fulfill our promise to those we serve by delivering Healthcare That Works, Is Safe and Leaves No One Behind, for life. Through this Call to Action, we will strive to provide access for all to care that is safe and clinically excellent in ways that satisfy patients, associates and physicians. This will be made possible by: Inspired people - a model community of Mission-centered associates whose physical, spiritual and professional needs are met; Trusted partnerships - relationships with others who have compatible values and whose services complement and support our own; Empowering knowledge - creating a connected ministry that uses technology to ensure our best thinking and practices are available to every patient, and Vital presence - we will be where we are needed, how we are needed to be there. Together we will realize our Vision and transform healthcare. The Exchange is available to associates and partners of Ascension Health only. TO REGISTER: Click the Become a Member button on the left column of this page, accept the Terms & Conditions policy, and complete the registration form. Registrations are processed manually and are not instantaneous. You will receive an email confirming your registration by the end of the business day. IF YOU HAVE ALREADY REGISTERED: Enter your userID (typically, this is your full email address) and password in the fields located in the upper left column of this page, and click Go. IF YOU HAVE FORGOTTEN YOUR PASSWORD: Click the Forgot Your Password button on the left column of this page and follow the instructions.