Company: Burcham Hills
Location: East Lansing
Posted on: November 21, 2022
Job Description POSITIONS STARTING AT $17.50 AN HOUR UP TO
$2,000 SIGN ON BONUS BEING OFFERED Burcham Hills is an upscale
senior living retirement community located in the backyard of
Michigan State University in East Lansing, MI. We currently have
vacancies for a Medication Aide/Caregiver to work a Full or Part
Time schedule. Hiring for 1st or 2nd shifts. In this position a
Medication Aide/Caregiver will be responsible for providing
residents with non-skilled nursing services in accordance with
physician's orders in administration of medications and treatments.
Provide assigned residents with routine daily nursing care and
services in accordance with the resident's assessment and care
plan, and as directed by supervision, in addition to but not
limited to the following duties: Administer medications and
treatments as defined in medication procedure and according to the
Medication Administration Record (MAR). Exhibit understanding of
and follow medication policies and procedures. Monitor response to
existing treatment plans, aware of prominent medication
interactions and side effects; monitors residents for occurrence of
such and notifies nurse. Maintain residents' records daily in a
timely manner and in accordance with BHRC policy and procedure.
This includes documentation related to: medication distribution,
leisure activities; incidents and observations; charting any
changes in resident's physical condition and/or behaviors,
visitors, etc. Observes and documents the health and emotional
condition of each resident, promptly reporting all changes to the
supervisor. Assist with transporting residents, as necessary.
Assist with lifting, turning, moving, positioning and transporting
into and out of beds, chairs, bathtubs, wheelchairs, lifts,
according to care plan and/or standards. Assist residents with
daily oral, eye and ear care, toileting / bathing,
dressing/undressing and other hygiene or daily activity functions
according to care plan. Change dressings, bandages, binders,
bedding etc., as instructed. If you like to smile, enjoy providing
exceptional hospitality, and want to work in a fun and rewarding
environment where you are positively affecting the lives of
seniors, we want to hear from you Qualifications: Minimum of 3
months related experience and/or training in direct service with
older adults, or equivalent combination of education and
experience. CNA or nursing coursework completed is preferred.
Knowledge of dementia, particularly Alzheimer's type is helpful.
Ability to work extended or flexible hours, as necessary. Ability
to read, write, speak and comprehend written and oral instructions
in English. Willingness to handle difficult situations involving
residents. You must be able to work independently as well as a part
of a highly productive team. PERKS OUTSIDE OF THE PAYCHECK: Senior
advocacy Rewarding hospitality driven environment Growth
opportunities Diverse culture Open door atmosphere Option to be
paid daily Discounted employee meals Free parking Employee
Assistance Program to all employees Eligible for benefits as of the
91st day of employment if Full Time Employee recognition programs
Beautiful, resort-like campus on 38 acres Join an exceptional team
Many roles at Burcham Hills may require that we ask about your
vaccination status. This could include MMR, chicken pox, hepatitis,
flu and COVID-19 vaccine status. Please note that all employees are
required to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination, or apply for and
receive an approved exemption, as a condition of employment.
Drug-free workplace. EEO & E-verify employer.
Keywords: Burcham Hills, East Lansing , Medication Aide/Caregiver, Other , East Lansing, Michigan
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