Medication Aide

Sterling, VA

Pacifica Senior Living is looking for a Part-time Medication Aide to join our team!

Responsibilities:

  • Provide assistance (or reminders) with activities of daily living, including grooming, oral hygiene, bath/shower, hair cleaning and brushing, and transferring to and from activities and meals, as needed
  • Ensure clients receive their medication on time
  • Lift and/or transfer residents as needed.
  • Assist in meal preparation/presentation, serving to resident, and other dining related responsibilities; record and report changes in resident's eating habits to the supervisor.
  • Record and report changes in resident's condition to the supervisor including but not limited to changes in resident's ability to perform activities of daily living, skin changes, bruising, etc.
  • Daily follow up on bath schedules and vital signs (blood pressure, weight, and respiration, etc).
  • Immediately report all incidents or accident involving residents to the Resident
  • Follow proper procedures in emergency situations and respond promptly and positively to resident requests for assistance, including emergency pull cords, telephone calls, and requests from family and friends.

Requirements:

  • Minimum of 1-2 years of experience as a Med Tech.
  • Must have or be able to obtain a valid CPR certification
  • Speak, read, and understand the English language

Work Shifts

  • 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
  • 11:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Must be available weekends.

EEOC Statement:

The above statements are intended to be a general description. The omission of a specific duty does not exclude it from the position if work is similar, related or logically assigned. Moreover, the description is subject to change as the needs of the employer or position change.

 

Pacifica is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce and maintaining an inclusive culture. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment, without regard to their race, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, marital status, medical condition, and any other status protected by state or federal law. As an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, we comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) to make reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals. Qualified individuals are encouraged to discuss potential accommodations with the employer.

JOB CODE: 1000022