Dycora Transitional Health & Living Certified Med Tech in Glendale, Wisconsin

Certified Med Tech

Glendale, WI •Nursing

Description

Here at Dycora, we rely on and trust our Spec/Tech Certified to perform direct patient care and create a compassionate environment. In this role, ensuring that all of our customers are treated with dignity and respect will be at the core of your care. You will empower our patients, recognizing their ability to make their own choices while guiding them with kindness and understanding through challenging times. As our first point of contact with patients and families, you'll encourage communication and interaction, creating a supportive network. Commit to caring as a Spec/Tech Certified at Dycora.

Set up and administer medications under the direction and supervision of a Charge Nurse, and to function as a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA).

  • Prepare, administer and document medications following accepted practices, and in accordance with regulations under the direction and supervision of a Licensed Nurse

  • Assist residents with activities of daily living including bathing, dressing, grooming, toileting, changing of bed linens, and positioning in and out of bed, chair, etc. Assist with resident recreation programs. Prepare residents for meals and snacks. Assist residents in eating where needed and record food intake

  • Read and follow daily care plans; perform assigned restorative and rehabilitative procedures; report changes in resident condition to Nurse in charge; document care provision on resident record/flow sheets as required and report accidents and incidents; and provide nursing functions as directed by supervisor

  • Assist in admission, transfer and discharge of residents

  • Comply with all Company policies related to safety and infection control procedures including the proper use of mechanical lifts, gait belts and personal protective back supports

  • Understand, comply with and promote all rules and regulations regarding residents' rights; promote positive relationships with residents, visitors, and regulators, to include presenting a professional appearance

  • Attend and participate in educational activities, in-service training and staff meetings; assist in orientation and training other staff.

  • Participate in Quality Improvement activities as assigned

  • Other duties as assigned or needed

Requirements

We are seeking special individuals with a firm grasp of our mission and values but a soft touch. The right candidate for this role will be dedicated, compassionate and a team player. Ideal Spec/Tech Certified candidates should also have:

  • Must be certified as a Certified Medication Tech (CMT) or Certified Medication Aide (CMA) and must also be a Certified Nursing Assistant in good standing with the state

  • Must be capable of maintaining regular attendance

  • Must have ability to read, write and follow oral and written directions at a level necessary to accomplish the job

  • Must be able to maintain confidentiality regarding patient and company proprietary information

  • Must be able to relate positively and favorably to residents, families and other employees at all levels

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. DrugFree Workplace.