Certified Medication Aide

Columbus, GA 31904

Posted: 01/05/2023 Job Number: LB449761113

Job Description

Medication Technician 
Zip Code:  Columbus, GA  31094 
Employment TypeTemp-to-hire | Workplace Type: On-site
Healthcare Specialty: Assisted Living | Salary: $13 an hour
Assisted Living and Memory Care facility known for their quality of care and service has an immediate need for a Certified Medication Technician/ Medication Aide.  The MT will provide personalized care and services to residents in accordance to state regulations and company policies. If you are patient, empathetic, and have strong people skills this position is for you!
Medication Technician’s Responsibilities
  • Medication administration under supervision
  • Take vital signs as indicated for specified types of medications, prepares report and notifies designated licensed nurses of unexpected reactions
  • Document reasons prescribed drugs are not administered and report to licensed nurse
  • Verify the identification of a resident to assure appropriate care is being provided to correct patient
  • Recognize and respond to the needs of residents and team member
  • Document changes in the resident's condition as soon as possible
  • Report resident's intake on meal percentage sheet
  • Document accidents and incidents when they occur
  • Assist with resident move-ins, transferring and move outs
  • Ensure all assigned tasks are handled in accordance with Community policies and procedures as instructed by supervisor
Medication Technician’s Qualifications
  • High School diploma or GED
  • Current Medication Aide Certification is required
  • Valid PPD/TBD test taken within the past year
  • Updated CPR certification 
  • Prior experience working with residents in a senior living environment is preferred
  • Willingness to work flexible hours including nights and weekends
  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check
Company Culture & Perks
  • Company offers career opportunities to fuel your passion and dedication in helping others
  • Close to area shopping and restaurants
  • Easy access on and off the freeway
  • During your employment with Medical Connections Staffing, you are eligible to enroll in our benefits program including medical (3 plans to choose from), dental, disability, critical illness, life, vision, accident and behavioral health insurance.  Additional benefits including 401K, direct deposit and our referral bonus program!  
Salary: $13 an hour
Why Team1Medical?
Team1Medical is one of the most trusted medical staffing agencies in Columbus, Georgia. Our team believes in the importance of learning who you are as a person and a professional. We offer Direct Hire, Temp-to-hire, and PRN positions to allow you to choose the opportunities that best fit your needs. Whether you are an experienced professional or just launching your career, Team1Medical will invest in your success.  View more open positions at www.team1medical.com 
Team1Medical is an affiliate of The Reserves Network, a family-owned and veteran-founded company. Since 1987, we have been a trusted partner to employers and job seekers within the healthcare community.  As an equal opportunity employer, we value our employees and foster an environment of respect, integrity, and trust in every aspect of employment. However you identify and whatever your background, we encourage you to apply today. 
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