• CMA - Certified Medication Aide

    Ascension Health Overland Park, KS 66210

    Job #2314082927

  • We Are Hiring

    St. Joseph Place, an Ascension Living community, is looking for caring and compassionate CMAs to join the team! This beautiful 102-bed community located in Overland Park, KS, offers skilled nursing and both long and short-term care.

    Available Shifts

    Full time, Days 630a-630p

    Full time, Nights- 630p-630a

    PRN, Rotating Schedule

    Why join St. Joseph Place?

    • COMPETITIVE shift differentials

    • Be part of a great team and culture

    • Opportunities for advancement

    • Generous PTO, excellent (and affordable) medical, dental, vision and retirement (with a match)

    • Flexible scheduling and student friendly

    • Tuition reimbursement, discount programs and more

    • Full Time Associates are eligible for a Sign on Bonus!

    Working at St. Joseph Place is definitely more than just a job, too. It's a career where your talent and passion for delivering high-quality healthcare can make a difference for patients, team members, and the local community. We make every effort to help our residents feel comfortable, respected and loved. Simply put, our team members provide exceptional care! We provide exceptional care by building exceptional teams - associates who are dedicated to being reliable, accountable, and compassionate.

    What You Will Do

    Administer prescribed medications to patients under the supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN) orLicensed Practical/Vocational Nurse (LPN)/(LVN) and maintains related medical records.

    • Present medication to patient and observes ingestion or administers medication using specified procedures.

    • Take vital signs or observes patient to detect response to medication, and reports reactions.

    • Restock medication inventories.

    • May provide direct patient care. Assures resident safety by identifying safety hazards and emergency situations and initiates corrective action as appropriate.

    What You Will Need

    Licensure / Certification / Registration:

    • Medication Aide obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required.

    Education:

    • High school diploma or GED preferred.

    Additional Preferences

    No additional preferences.

    Why Join Our Team

    As a subsidiary of Ascension, Ascension Living is committed to providing services, amenities, opportunities and support, so seniors can enjoy living healthier and happier, at every age and at every ~~~'re the second-largest nonprofit system in the U.S. Our living choices include independent living, assisted living, memory care, short-term rehabilitative care and long-term skilled nursing care.More than 10,000 adults live in our 54 senior living communities, which are located in 12 states, and Washington, D.C. Also, more than 5,500 associates are employed by Ascension - professional, compassionate individuals who believe in empowering people to age successfully.Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. In FY2019, Ascension provided $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.Ascension includes more than 150,000 associates and 40,000 aligned providers. The national health system operates more than 2,600 sites of care - including 150 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities - in 20 states and the District of Columbia, while providing a variety of services including clinical and network services, venture capital investing, investment management, biomedical engineering, facilities management, risk management, and contracting through Ascension's own group purchasing organization.

    Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

    Ascension Living is an equal opportunity employer (EEO) and affords equal opportunity to all associates and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the "EEO is the Law" poster:~~~ is the Law Poster SupplementPlease note that Ascension Living will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension Living will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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