Sandstone of Tucson is a 240-bed skilled nursing facility that holds compassion and dedication at the heart of our company. We are committed to delivering personalized, professional, and expert level care to every resident. Sandstone of Tucson is looking for individuals who possess passion and initiative to provide excellent service to everyone who walks through our doors. If you are looking to join a team who values your individuality, and wants to see you grow, apply to Sandstone of Tucson today!
Join theSandstone Healthcare Family! With competitive wages, flexible scheduling, medical benefits, and a sign-on bonus available, we invite you to join our dedicated team!
A certified medication aide is a medical professional trained to and with authority to dispense medications to patients in skilled nursing facilities.
The medication assistant may work under the supervision of a licensed nurse (RN/LPN) on the job. They dispense medication to patients daily and also monitor dosing and drug use.
Record the quantity of dosage and time of medication use
Administer both non-prescription and prescription medication to patients
Collaborate with the nursing team to handle patient medication and care
Ensure the dispensary is well-stocked with adequate drug supplies
Report to licensed nurse compliance with instructions on proper medication use
Alert supervisors to any adverse changes in patients due to medication
Follow all health regulations to ensure the safety of patients and staff
Ability to successfully pass AZDPS Fingerprint Background Screening and Drug Test
Active, Non-Probationary Medication Assistant Certification (from the Arizona Board of Nursing)
Active BLS Certification
Ability to Move/Lift A Minimum of 100 Pounds
Ability to Speak, Read, and Write English
One Year CMA Experience
One Year Skilled Nursing Facility Experience
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Sandstone of Tucson
2900 E. Milber St. Tucson, AZ 85712
Sandstone of Tucson is an Equal Opportunity Employer