Certified Medication Technician in Bel Air, MD at Lorien Health Services

Date Posted: 9/3/2020

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Job Description


Job Description

Lorien Bel Air is a FIVE STAR Skilled Nursing and Assisted Living Community! We are looking for a genuine, motivated, and caring MedTech to become a part of our family.  If you are resident & family focused, and excited about the opportunity to be part of building a positive and impactful culture, please contact us! We are currently in need of an experienced Certified Medication Technicians for 3pm-11pm, EOW and 11pm -7pm

As a Certified Medication Technician you will be responsible for the following:

  • Administering prescribed medications to patients and maintaining related medical records under the supervision of a nurse.
  • General duties include verifying identity of the resident receiving medication and record the name of the drug, dosage, and time of administration on specified forms or records.
  • Present medication to the resident and observe ingestion or other application, or administer medication, using specified procedures.
  • Taking vital signs or observing the resident to detect response(s) to specified types of medications and prepare report or notify the designated personnel of unexpected reactions.
  • Documenting the reasons prescribed drugs are not administered.
  • May receive supply of ordered medications and apportion, mix, or assemble drugs for administration to resident.
  • May record and restock medication inventories.

Job Requirements

Job requirements:

  • An unencumbered certification or license with the Maryland Board of Nursing authorizing eligibility to work in a Maryland Long-term care facility is required.
  • The ability to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.
  • The ability to deal tactfully with personnel, residents, family members, visitors, government agencies/personnel and the general public.
  • The ability to follow oral and written instructions.
  • Maintain the care and use of supplies, equipment, the appearance of work areas, and proper performance of assigned duties.
  • Must have patience, tact, cheerful disposition and enthusiasm, as well as be willing to handle residents based on whatever maturity level they are currently functioning.
  • GNA preferred but not required

Responsibilities:

  • Handle job responsibilities in accordance with the standards of the Company's Code of Conduct and appropriate professional standards and applicable state/federal laws.

Requirements:

  • Holds a valid MD (GNA, RN, LPN, etc.) license in good standing

Additional statement:

  • Lorien Health Services is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.