Medication Technician (Med Tech)

Prestige Care, Inc Portland, OR

Job Summary:

Medication Technician to provide direct resident care under the supervision of a licensed nurse. You will enjoy the beautiful surroundings and a philosophy guided by resident choice, dignity, and independence. Assist residents with activities of daily living, housekeeping, laundry, and other daily chores. Position involves assisting residents with medication administration. This is a critical front line role that requires great communication, customer service, and organizational skills.

Essential Functions:

* To set up and administer medications under the direction and supervision of a licensed nurse.

* Perform other related duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

* High School diploma or equivalent.

* First aid certification and participation in annual training programs required.

* Completion of a state approved certified nursing program is preferred, but not required.

* Home health or senior health care preferred.

* Must be required to successfully complete training and examination in medication management approved by the health division.

* Must be able to read written direction, comprehend verbal instructions, and write at a level necessary to accomplish the job.

EOE/M/F/VETS/DISABLED

On a beautiful campus overlooking the Willamette River, our Homewood Heights Assisted Living Community offers you the opportunity to live in a private apartment surrounded by your own personal belongings and treasures. We have staff committed to long-term relationships that provide thoughtful and competent care customized for our resident's needs.

We take pride in being a warm and friendly community that will enrich your life and make you feel right at home. We are a pet-friendly community, host regular Happy Hours and have formed our very own Red Hat Society, a fun social group for women over the age of 50. Our spacious activity room features a big screen television for all of your favorite movies and a Nintendo Wii game system.