Qualified Medication Aide-QMA- Great Compensation
Company: Casa of Hobart
Posted on: August 7, 2022
Casa of Hobart - Casa of Hobart is currently hiring passionate
and compassionate QMAs who are looking for a great career
opportunity with excellent compensation & benefits. Become part of
our growing team of talented professionals!
*** Up to $5000 Sign On Bonus
*** OPEN INTERVIEWS Monday- Friday 9a-5p****
SUMMARY:The primary responsibility of the Qualified Medication Aide
(QMA) is to provide care and medication assistance for the
residents under the direction of the licensed nurse.
QMA ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Obtains and records patient's vital signs and weight as needed
prior to administration of certain medications or when requested by
Administers and documents medications given by following
specifically written physicians orders, including oral, topical,
and suppository medications, as well as eye and ear drops.
Performs various treatments not requiring license nurse (hot/cold
applications, vital signs, weights, etc.)
Observes, records, and reports observations such as unexpected and
untoward effects from medications.
Provides direct resident care. Functions as a CNA when not assigned
to administer medications.
Develops and maintains courteous and professional relationships
with residents, visitors, and co-workers.
Maintains compliance to all personnel policies, established
community policies and procedures, and Federal and State
regulations and standards, including but not limited to HIPAA
privacy and confidentiality laws.
Performs other tasks as assigned by supervisor.
QUALIFICATIONS:To perform this job successfully, an individual must
be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The
requirements below are representative of the knowledge, skill,
and/or ability required.
QMA Certificate in good standing on file with the appropriate
Department of Healthand current CNACertificate.
Experience in long-term care setting desired.
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