Morgantown Care & Rehabilitation Center

Morgantown Care & Rehabilitation Center

Morgantown, KY, US, 42261

Description:

KMA – Kentucky Medication Aide
(Must have certification to be considered for the role)

If you are certified or nearing completion of the certification process, please apply online. To talk with someone directly call/text Sarah at 502.631.2273

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Morgantown Care Rehabilitation Center is a 122 bed facility located three miles off the William Natcher Parkway (at exit 26) and rests on the Green River. Conveniently close to hospitals and medical offices, this 122-bed skilled nursing facility offers a variety of comprehensive programs and services such as in-patient therapy and out-patient therapy, Rehab to Home Program on its own floor with 16 private rooms, Quality of Life activities program, Chaplain Program, and a secure unit for dementia care. The facility has a tremendous volunteer base that offers extensive socialization opportunities for the residents. Morgantown’s friendly staff is dedicated in helping each resident reach their goals and achieve the highest level of functioning.

Signature HealthCARE is a family-based healthcare company that offers integrated services in 10 states across the continuum of care: skilled nursing, rehabilitation, assisted living, memory care, home health, cognitive care, and telemedicine.

A growing number of our centers are earning quality assurance accreditation and pioneering person – directed care. Many of our skilled nursing facilities have achieved a 4 or 5-star overall rating from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. Additionally, we have been awarded as a certified Great Place to Work for three years in a row and Modern Healthcare’s “Best Places to Work!”

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We’re currently hiring for the position of Kentucky Medication Aide.

Essential Duties Responsibilities:

* Accurately and safely prepare, administer, and document the oral and/or topical medications that are commonly used in this facility and that may be ordered for resident use.

* Ensure that no medication is administered without a written, signed and dated order from an attending licensed physician.

* Verify the identity of the resident before administering the medication/treatment.

* Verify that prescribed medication for one resident is not administered to another.

* Observe and verify that medication is ingested or applied, as directed.

* Document any instance where prescribed medication is not administered, including reason(s) for refusal.

* Assist with medication charting as directed by the Nurse Supervisor/Charge Nurse, as directed.

Job Requirements:

* Current Medication Aide Certification or Current Nursing Assistant Certification from state.

* Must have a current/active CPR certification.

* Strong attention to detail and accuracy, excellent organizational skills with ability to prioritize, coordinate and simultaneously maintain multiple projects with high level of quality and productivity.

Signature HealthCARE is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran and other protected categories.