Hermitage Richmond - Pinnacle Living Medication Aide 3-11 Shift in Richmond, Virginia
The Medication Aide dispenses medications under the direction of a licensed nurse and helps residents with activities of daily living, such as hygiene, toileting, feeding, moving safely to activities or functions, and caring for the resident's environment, including laundry and housekeeping. The Medication Aide must be sensitive to the needs and desires of each resident and make an attempt to improve and enrich their lives.
The ideal candidate has a high school diploma or GED, current certification as a Nursing Assistant and a Registered Medication Aide in this state, certification in CPR/AED/First Aid, and at least one year of experience, preferably in a long term care setting or assisted living community. Candidates must have a genuine desire to help others and excellent communication and interpersonal skills.