Job Description

Certified Medication Aide (CMA)

Department:Resident Services
Community:The Viera
Location:Corpus Christi, TX

Certified Medication Aides (CMA)s are caring and compassionate individuals that administer and dispense medication, provide personal care, and assist our residents in maintaining their independence.  

Sagora Senior Living is one of the top 50 senior housing operators in the United States offering independent living, assisted living, and memory care services. We are looking for compassionate and caring individuals to join our team to uphold our "Residents First" philosophy. We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package along with additional company perks. 

If you are looking for a rewarding position and a great company culture, we urge you to apply!

 

Position details:

  • Community name: The Viera
  • City, State: Corpus Christi, TX
  • Community details: www.sagora.com/thevieralife
  • Status: all positions available
  • Shift/hours: all positions available
 

Responsibilities: 

  • Administer and accurately record administration of medications as prescribed by a resident's physician(s) in accordance with company policy and applicable state and federal guidelines under supervision of a nurse
  • Obtain, record, and report resident vital signs
  • Manage supply of medications
  • Provide accounting for all medications ordered, received, stored, and administered
  • Care for the personal needs, safety, and comfort of our residents
  • Assist residents with activities of daily living including wardrobe, personal hygiene, and mobility
  • Aid in daily tasks such as housekeeping, use of telephone, laundry, transportation, and mail delivery
  • Observe and report changes in residents' condition and status
  • Conduct rounds to monitor for hazards or incidents
  • Assist in dining including escorting residents to dining room, serving, and clean up

 

Skills/Requirements:

  • Must be certified as a Certified Medication Aide (CMA) and meet the state's specific certification requirements
  • The ideal candidate will be caring, organized, and able to multi-task
  • Six months of work experience in a retirement community setting is preferred
  • Candidate must be able to read, write, and communicate effectively with residents, families, guests, and other associates in English

 

Sagora does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies or fee based recruitment services. Sagora is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applicants without regard to race, marital status, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability or any other characteristic protected by law.

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