Certified Medication Aide - Part-time, Evenings
Vivage Senior Living is recognized as a national leader driving high quality service for seniors, their families, and our employees. "Vivage" means "celebrating aging" inspiring our focus to create innovative and customer-driven models filled with personalized and meaningful living experiences. We are a senior health care, solution driven company servicing 30+ facilities in the state of Colorado.
WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU AS A VIVAGE EMPLOYEE?
Flexible working hours
Daily Pay Advance Option Available
Holiday Pay (when working on a major holiday)
Sick time pay accrual
Paid Time Off
Health, Dental, Vision, and More
OVERVIEW OF THE ROLE:
The Certified Medication Aide (CMA) is a certified nurse assistant who has successfully completed a training program approved by the State of Colorado for medication administration, has an acceptable score on the written and clinical examination and has received certification as a Medication Aide. Vivage is committed to providing care that recognizes each resident’s emotional, physical and spiritual needs beyond the traditional nursing procedures and protocols. The CMA reports to the Staff Nurse. Under the supervision of the Staff Nurse, the CMA administers medications as prescribed by the resident’s physician and documents the administration, the medication effectiveness and any noted adverse actions or side effects of the medications in accordance with the established policies and procedures of their facility, current standards of practice and care and applicable state/federal regulations.
THE MUST HAVES:
Must have successfully completed coursework and examination to obtain certification as both a Certified Nurse Assistant and Certified Medication Aide.
Must obtain continuing education if required by the state to maintain certification as a CMA and must provide evidence of continued certification to the facility in a timely and accurate manner.
Ability to pass a criminal background check as well as Colorado CAPS background check.
COVID Vaccine Required or Valid Exemption.
Vivage is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
- Pay Type Hourly
- Employment Indicator Regular
- Required Education Certification