Eden Fields Assisted Living Medication Aide in Standish, Michigan

Eden Fields Assisted Living and Memory Care in Standish is seeking Medication Aidesfor all shifts. Full-time and Part-time positions are available.span style="text-decoration: underline;"Department: Resident Care Services/spanspan style="text-decoration: underline;"Reports to: Personal care Coordinator/Administrator/spanspan style="text-decoration: underline;"Description of Position:/spanu /uu/uCoordinates resident care related to medications by working with all departments, the medical community, families and administrative staff to provide for resident needs with continuity and an adherence to the scope of practice and licensure for the community. Provides complete supervision of the medication room, pass techniques, documentation and supervision and provision of care related to medication in the community.uStaffing Pattern:/uu/uThe community has one Medication Aide on each shift.uResponsibilities of the Medication Aide:/uolliResident charts. Keeping documentation current (Community forms, licensing documentation, physician orders, incident reports., etc.)/liliCommunicate resident status changes./liliEnsure all medication documentation is current and correct, including medication administration forms, physician orders, change of dosages, written orders to confirm telephone orders, etc./liliEnsure medication room is completely stocked with all required continuous, PRN, Over-the-Counter (OTC), and other medications as ordered by the physician./liliCoordinate medication orders and deliveries with pharmacies./liliCommunicate with physicians and other healthcare providers as needed./liliMonitor Psychotropic med use in congruent with physician orders and ensuring resident behaviors actually warrant the use of medication./liliControl medication room access and key assignment./liliPour, pass, and assist with administration of medications in accordance with state regulations./liliCoordinate physician and other medical appointments./liliRead all communication notes regarding the community between the Caregiver shifts./liliOther duties as assigned./li/ol