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Sanford Health MA - Medication Aide - Orchard Hills Assisted Living - Full Time Nights - *Paid Training* in Dell Rapids, South Dakota

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Sanford Health is one of the largest and fastest-growing not-for-profit health systems in the United States. We're proud to offer many development and advancement opportunities to our nearly 50,000 members of the Sanford Family who are dedicated to the work of health and healing across our broad footprint.

Facility: Dell Rapids Orchard Hills Nursing Home
Location: Dell Rapids, SD
Address: 200 W 10th St, Dell Rapids, SD 57022, USA
Shift: 8 Hours - Night Shifts
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 36.00
Salary Range: 15.00 - $19.5

Department Details

Be a part of the Sanford team voted Forbes "Best Employer" in South Dakota. Come join our team at this 24 apartment assisted living facility at Orchard Hills!

* 2,500 Sign On Bonus *

Sanford offers perks such as:

-Pay Range: $15 - $19.50

Provide on-the-job training to obtain Medication Assistant Certification!

  • Great culture that cares about staff and residents

  • Growth opportunities - Sanford will pay for certain certifications and offers scholarships!

  • Sanford offers discounts at partnering companies

  • No rotating hours

  • Flexible Scheduling

-Sanford Perks at Work - discounts for various national & local retailers

-Years of Service Recognition Program

-Advancement Opportunities

-Paid Time Off

-Retirement Plan

Job Summary

Provides care and services such as medication administration, healthcare services, activities of daily living assistance and other duties, as assigned, in a caring, safe and efficient manner and is responsible to perform according to location standards and procedures. Assists residents with self-administration of medications. May administer medications with proper training. Assists residents in maintaining proper and clean appearance. Assists residents with bathing and maintaining cleanliness of all body areas. Helps residents with toileting needs. Helps residents with dressing and undressing and maintaining proper clothing. Assists residents in transferring, repositioning and walking. Obtain vital signs accurately and reports changes in resident health status. Adheres to OSHA and CDC guidelines to minimize infections by following aseptic cleaning techniques, including those that apply to blood borne pathogens. Demonstrates safe and proper techniques for chemical use, and follows SDS guidelines for any exposure.

Assists with preparing and serving nutritious, appealing meals and snacks to residents following orders, standards and regulations. Folds, hangs and distributes clean linens and personal clothing. Prepares and launders soiled linen / clothing. Cleans residents' rooms and bathrooms, work areas and other public areas. Takes part in community involvement in location and works with volunteers.

Qualifications

High School Diploma or equivalent preferred. High School Diploma or GED may be required based on working state.

If working at a facility in which a lift is utilized to move residents, must meet the minimum state age requirement.

Must complete and maintain assigned medication administration training program and competencies per state guidelines.

Benefits

Sanford Health offers an attractive benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. Depending on eligibility, a variety of benefits include health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, sick leave and paid time off. To review your benefit eligibility, visit https://sanfordcareers.com/benefits .

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to talent@sanfordhealth.org .

Sanford Health has a Drug Free Workplace Policy. An accepted offer will require a drug screen and pre-employment background screening as a condition of employment.

Req Number: R-0099478
Job Function: Nursing
Featured: No