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  • Qualified Medication Aide

    Posted: 05/10/2020

    Timber Creek Village Assisted Living in Shelbyville is now hiring part-time Qualified Medication Aides for 3rd shift as well as PRN.
    Primary Responsibilities

    • Assist residents with preparing and administering medications ordered by the physician
    • Observe residents functioning, maintain written records of observations, and report any changes
    • Provide personal care services of residents and assistance in all activities of daily living as needed
    • Answer medical alert calls in a prompt and polite manner.
    • Attend initial training, in-service training sessions, and staff conferences upon request
    Education and/or Experience
    • Valid CPR certification
    • Active QMA certification
    • Must have successfully completed a state-approved medication administration training program
    • High school diploma or GED required
    • Must be 21 years or older
    Skills
    • Ability to organize and prioritize daily, weekly, and monthly tasks in order to meet deadlines
    • Attention to detail and possess problem solving skills
    • Self-motivated
    • Patience and fortitude to deal with various mental conditions of elderly residents
    Other
    • Must be passionate for the senior generation
    • Must have a tuberculin skin test completed no more than 90 days prior to the date of initial employment in the facility or the test must be commenced no more than seven days after the date of initial employment in the facility
    • A criminal history background check that conforms to the Health Care Worker Background Check Act will be conducted
    Apply via our ad on Indeed.com or in person at 990 Progress Parkway in Shelbyville.