Certified Medication Aide CMA
at Fundamental

Date Posted: 4/16/2018

Job Description

Lakeside Rehabilitation & Care Center

4306 24th St. Lubbock, TX 79410

P: 806-793-9835 | F: 806-793-9835

www.lakesiderehabilitation.com

 

Part-Time, Varied

 

Lakeside Rehabilitation & Care Center is a 93 bed skilled nursing facility located in the medical district of Lubbock, Texas. At Lakeside Rehabilitation & Care Center, we provide our growing community with comprehensive healthcare including rehabilitation therapy, skilled nursing care, long-term care, hospice, and respite care when needed. It is our mission to provide our clients with quality rehabilitative medical care through the use of technologically advanced, clinically sound and scientifically based rehabilitation approaches, with integrity, professionalism and compassion while striving to be the provider and employer of choice to the communities we serve.

 

Position Summary:

The Certified Medication Aide is primarily responsible for preparing and administering oral, nasal, eye, ear, and topical medications in accordance with facility policies and procedures and state law. With the supervision of a Registered or Licensed Nurse, the Certified Medication Aide will also perform various direct patient care activities within the long-term care environment. 

Qualifications:

  • Ideal candidate must be a caring individual dedicated to providing high quality care to residents in our care
  • Must possess a current Certified Nursing Assistant certificate valid in the state of – TX
  • Must possess a current, state approved Medication Administration certificate valid in the state of - TX
  • 1+ years of experience as a Certified Nursing Assistant in a long term care environment preferred
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • Vision must be adequate to read medication labels.
  • Must be able to read, write, speak and understand the English Language
  • Able to react to emergency situations appropriately when required.
  • Must be able to relate information concerning a patient/resident’s condition.

 

Benefits:

Our full time team members are valued and offered a robust and comprehensive benefit package which includes: 

  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance/ Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Life Insurance Coverage
  • Short and Long-Term Disability Options
  • Tuition Reimbursement & Nursing Loan Repayment Programs
  • 401 (k) Savings Plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • DailyPay option available! – Get your pay, when you need it.
  • MetLife Auto and Home Insurance - employee discount available
  • Helping Friends Foundation
  • Employee Assistance Plan
  • Ticket Monster Perks - entertainment ticket discounts
  • Purchasing Power - online purchase/payroll deduction
  • In-facility education programs and more!

*Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/H/V. Drug-free/Smoke-free work environment.

Req. ID:004610 | 90368 - Lakeside Rehabilitation and Care Center

Job Snapshot

About Us

Lakeside Rehabilitation & Care Center is a 93-bed skilled nursing facility located in the medical district of Lubbock, Texas. At Lakeside Rehabilitation & Care Center, we provide our growing community with comprehensive healthcare including rehabilitation therapy, skilled nursing care, long-term care, hospice, and respite care when needed. It is our mission to provide our clients with quality rehabilitative medical care through the use of technologically advanced, clinically sound and scientifically based rehabilitation approaches, with integrity, professionalism and compassion while striving to be the provider and employer of choice to the communities we serve.