CMA M-F 3-11

Emerald Care Center

Emerald Care Center

Claremore, OK, USA
Posted on Monday, June 17, 2024

Monday - Friday CMA Positions Available at Emerald Care Center Claremore

General Summary:

The Certified Medication Aide assists Nurses with the administration of medications to residents. Under the direct supervision of Charge Nurse. May assist licensed nursing staff with routine nursing skillsmedication ordering, and activities of daily living. This position requires a current Certified Medication Aide certification from the state in which the medication aide is providing services.

Essential Functions:

  • Preparation, administration, and charting of medications.
  • Administer and document regularly prescribed medications which the medication aide is permitted to administer only after personally preparing medications as ordered by physician.
  • Documentation that medication is administered according to physician orders.
  • Stay with residents until medication is taken.
  • Observe for and report to the facility's charge nurse reactions and side effects of any medication administered to residents.
  • Document need fpr PRN medicaation and provide follow up regarding effectiveness.
  • Monitoring and recording vital signs.
  • Reporting signs of illness or changes in resident to charge nurse.
  • Assits with feeding and rendering direct patient care as necessary.
  • Help get residents into and out of bed/wheelchairs. Transfers will be done with two people as instructed. Turn residents as needed every two hours. Assist residents as needed during mealtimes and with extra hydration. Assist residents with bathing, dressing, hair care, toileting as needed.
  • Maintains safe and sanitary work stations and equipment. Gloves will be used for wound care and when dealing with blood and body fluids. Observe all safety and infection control procedures and policies. Use of rubber gloves, non permeable gowns and face shields as required.
  • Encourages independence, attendance at activities, restorative programs and rehabilitation.
  • Attends in-service training and education session, as assigned.
  • Observes all safety and infection control procedures including Enhanced Barrier Preecautions.
  • Ensures confidentiality of Protected Health Information.

Applicants must complete application at facility. Located at 2800 N. Hickory, Claremore, OK 74017. Interviews may be scheduled or completed upon arrival. We are hoping to fill positions as quickly as possible. This is a great opportunity and will not last long!