Medication Assistant-Paid Training Job at Summit Estates – 3.0 in Reno, NV

Job Description

Caring People, Serving People, Improving Lives….every day!

We are looking for people who are focused on providing quality care to our seniors while receiving support and training resources to make that possible!

Duties and Responsibilities:

Adheres to and conveys the philosophy of Assisted Living. Has awareness and practices in accordance with the regulations of the state.

  • Receives report from the previous shift and Med Aide.
  • Maintains physician’s orders in accordance with policy.
  • Communicates appropriately with physicians, Administrator, Wellness Director, outside health care agencies and others as appropriate. Utilizes communication tools as per policy.
  • Consistently complete documentation using appropriate tools in accordance with policy.
  • Maintains the Medication Assistance Records in accordance with policy and procedure.
  • Orders, stores and assists with self administration of medications in accordance with current state regulations and community policy and procedure.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of infection control and universal precautions.
  • Assures door is alarmed at all times, if needed.
  • Reports deficiencies observed in resident apartments clothing/linen and community to administrator. Completes Incident Report form as needed for any unusual occurrence.
  • Observes and communicates any changes in resident physical or mental status as directed.
  • Is thoroughly familiar with fire, missing persons and other emergency procedures, follows community policy and procedures detailed in fire and disaster plans.
  • Avoids loss, breakage, and waste of supplies and equipment. Maintains a neat and orderly Medication Room.
  • Wears name tag at all times.
  • Maintains resident record for each resident including but not limited to, obtaining current physician orders, clarifying orders, and alert and monthly charting.
  • Maintains service plans. May participate in Service Plan reviews.
  • Supervises and monitors Resident Assistant staff on assigned shift.
  • Performs all other related duties assigned by Wellness Director or Administrator.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $14.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program
  • Vision insurance

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Work Location: One location

About the Company

Company: Summit Estates – 3.0

Company Location:  Reno, NV

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About Summit Estates - 3.0