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Qualified Medication Assistant. Job in Racine Care Jobs

Location
Racine, Wisconsin
Job Type
Full Time
Posted
29 Apr 2022
We Are Hiring:

SHORT TERM OPTION CMA: Lakeshore at Siena, an Ascension Living community, now offers Short Term Option CMA opportunities! As a Short Term Option CMA, you will have the unique opportunity to work for a specific period of time and receive premium compensation for your dedicated commitment in a short term option CMA position.

 

WORK ASSIGNMENT: 8 or 12 week assignments, with a maximum of 14 total weeks

 

WORK SCHEDULE: Rotating Shifts, 36 hours per week, including every other weekend and two holidays

 

RATE OF PAY: $27/HOUR!

 

 

LAKESHORE AT SIENA AT A GLANCE: Lakeshore at Siena is a beautiful 96-bed skilled nursing community and is a part of the Ascension family. When additional therapy is needed after surgery, illness or hospital stay, we provide rehabilitation and short-term care. We offer long-term care for residents who need a higher level of assistance in dealing with an ongoing illness, chronic medical condition or disability.
Also, within Lakeshore, Shorelight at Siena, offers Memory Care services. We subscribe to a philosophy of personalized care, which emphasizes each person's quality of life, dignity and comfort.

What You Will Do:

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

  • 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:

Licensure / Certification / Registration:

  • Medication Aide obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required.

Education:

  • High school diploma or GED preferred.
Why Join Our Team:

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.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. In FY2019, Ascension provided $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

Ascension includes more than 150,000 associates and 40,000 aligned providers. The national health system operates more than 2,600 sites of care - including 150 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities - in 20 states and the District of Columbia, while providing a variety of services including clinical and network services, venture capital investing, investment management, biomedical engineering, facilities management, risk management, and contracting through Ascension's own group purchasing organization.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer:

Ascension Living is an equal opportunity employer (EEO) and affords equal opportunity to all associates and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the EEO is the Law poster:

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Please note that Ascension Living 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 Living will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

 

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Details

  • Job Reference: 577435703-2
  • Date Posted: 29 April 2022
  • Employer: Ascension
  • Location: Racine, Wisconsin
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Other
  • Job Type: Full Time