Sea Mar Community Health Centers, a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) founded in 1978, is a community-based organization committed to providing quality, comprehensive health, human, housing, educational and cultural services to diverse communities, specializing in service to Latinos in Washington State. Sea Mar proudly serves all persons without regard to race, ethnicity, immigration status, gender, or sexual orientation, and regardless of ability to pay for services. Sea Mar's network of services includes more than 90 medical, dental, and behavioral health clinics and a wide variety of nutritional, social, and educational services. We are recruiting for the following position(s):
We are currently recruiting for a Full-time (40 hours) Med Tech for a 91-bed Assisted Living Facility-Cannon House. We offer a competitive wages and an excellent benefits package along with the opportunity to work in a culturally diverse environment. The primary responsibilities include dispensing and documenting of oral, topical, and inhalation medications to Residents. Med Tech. will monitor for drug reactions and report any problems to the nurse. The Med Tech will also assist the LN in measuring VS, de-escalating residents with behavioral issues and assisting with receiving and following up on phone messages. The Med Tech will be required to follow instructions, request clarification when instructions are unclear and will work collaboratively with all other healthcare team members to provide the best outcome for the residents and the organization.
The Med Tech will perform other duties as out lined in the job description and as assigned by Supervisor. The incumbent must be a team player, working with all members of the facility’s interdisciplinary care team; must have good interpersonal and communication skills (both written and verbal), and must perform all duties in a resident-centered manner.
Qualifications and or Skills:
- Certified Nursing Assistant with DSHS Nurse Delegation training
- Must be able to calculate medication dosages and do simple conversions e.g. lb to kg.
- Must possess the experience of working with residents with mental health, behavioral health issues and dementia in a variety of types of both.
- Must be able to interact sensitively and appropriately with people of diverse backgrounds.
- Must be proficient in English; proficiency in other languages also preferred.
To apply for this position complete the online application and click SUBMIT or APPLY NOW. If you have any questions regarding the position, email Vivian Weber, Administrator at VivianWeber@seamarchc.org
Sea Mar offers talented and motivated people the opportunity to work in a dynamic and growing community health organization. Working at Sea Mar Community Health Centers is more than just a job, it’s a fulfilling career with many perks. Employees working 30 hours or more receive an excellent benefit package, which includes Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Prescription coverage, generous PTO/Holidays, and 401(k)/Retirement options and an opportunity to work in a culturally diverse environment. This is an exciting and highly rewarding position in a fast-paced clinic/office environment.
Sea Mar is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Posted on 11/08/2018
External candidates may apply after 11/13/18
This position is represented by Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU).