Medication Aide
Senior Lifestyle Corporation - Winter Haven, FL

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Position Summary: Is responsible for supervision of self-administered medication to Assisted Living residents, following the guidelines provided by Senior Lifestyle Corporation. This position reports to the Assisted Living Director and/or the Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse.

Essential Functions:
  • Responsible for supervision of self-administered medication for the Assisted Living Department in compliance with Federal & State regulations and Senior Lifestyle Corporation guidelines as directed by the LPN/LVN and/or the Assisted Living Director.
  • Reports any change in resident’s health and provides proper documentation to the LPN/LVN and/or Assisted Living Director.
  • Responds quickly to all emergencies.
  • Maintains close communication with all departments and staff members.
  • Provides educational meetings for residents and staff as requested by supervisor.
  • Understands role in the Safety & Disaster Plan.
  • Maintain confidentiality of residents’ and prospective residents’ information.
  • Attends all required training, in-service, and staff meetings.
  • Strives to maintain a safe working environment through the prevention of accidents, the preservation of equipment, and the achievement of safe working practices.
  • Maintains a positive and professional demeanor toward residents, visitors, and co-workers.
  • Adheres to all policies and procedures of Senior Lifestyle Corporation.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications/Skills/Educational Requirements:
  • A High School Diploma or General Education Degree; or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

This position requires time spent on the following physical activities:
None under 1/3- over
1/3 2/3 2/3
Stand |______|______|__ x __|______|
Walk |______|______|__ x __|______|
Sit |______|__ x __|______|______|
Use hands to finger, handle, or feel |______|______|______|__ x __|
Reach with hands and arms |______|______|______|__ x_ _|
Climb or balance |__ x_ _|______|______|______|
Stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl |______|__ x __|______|______|
Talk or hear |______|______|______|__ x __|
Taste or smell |______|_ _x__ |______|______|

This position requires time spent lifting weight or exerting force in the following manner:
None under 1/3- over
1/3 2/3 2/3
Up to 10 pounds |______|______|__ x __|______|
Up to 25 pounds |______|______|__ x __|______|
Up to 50 pounds |______|______|__ x __|______|
Up to 100 pounds |______|______|__ x __|______|
More than 100 pounds |______|______|__ x __|______|

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Senior Lifestyle Corporation, founded in 1985, is a privately held owner, operator and developer of seniors housing communities. With a...