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Medication Aides, also known as Medical Technicians, distribute medication to patients. Duties shown on sample resumes of Medication Aides include administering prescribed medications according to schedule, and reading MARs to verify patient information. Those interested in becoming Medication Aides are not required to have formal training in medicine or an extensive postgraduate education, though their resumes should reflect a comprehensive knowledge of the classifications and side effects of drugs, as well as how to differentiate potentially dangerous sedatives and narcotics from what are considered to be more basic daily medications to avoid dangerous combinations.

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Medication Aide

Record vital signs, such as temperature, blood pressure, pulse, respiration rate, as directed by medical or nursing staff.

  • Collected samples for testing. Monitored food and liquid input/output
  • Administered and accurately recorded the administration of medication
  • Routinely inspected, cleaned, and monitored equipment and supplies to ensure safety.
  • Answer patient call signals, signal lights, bells, or intercom systems to determine patient needs.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
2

Medication Aide

Attendant responsibilities enjoined with medication administration at a sixty-eight bed living facility

  • Responsible for supervision of self-administered medication for Assisted Living residents in compliance with Federal and State regulations and employer guidelines as directed by the LPN/LVN and/or Assisted Living Director (ALD)
  • Medication reconciliation, medication cart inventory and restocking
  • Responsible for documentation of medications in medication administration record (MAR)
  • Performed and recorded vital signs
  • Advised ALD, physician and home health agencies (as applicable) of all changes to resident(s) condition
  • Performed first dose medication increase or decrease monitoring
  • In charge of receiving of pharmaceutical deliveries
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
3

Medication Aide

Took vital signs, monitored patients and reported changes

  • Collected samples for testing. Monitored food and liquid input/output
  • Administered and accurately recorded the administration of medication
  • Routinely inspected, cleaned, and monitored equipment and supplies to ensure safety.
  • Demonstrated awareness of proper infection control practice by using Universal precautions
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
4

Medication Aide

Acted as liaison to the pharmacy, physicians', physical therapist, psychiatrist, and hospitals with respect to medication prescriptions, appointments, referrals, delivery and follow-up

  • Created and maintained a file for each resident's admission in accordance with facility requirements and DOH regulations
  • Ensured that all residents receive their medications, as prescribed by their physician, in a timely manner
  • Assists residents with self-administration of medication as needed
  • Received deliveries from the pharmacy, checks deliveries against orders and verifies accuracy
  • Reviewed MAR (Medication Assistance Records) on a monthly basis to verify that they are complete and correct
  • Informed Director of Case Management Services of all refusals, changes and/or discontinuation of medications
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
5

Registered Medication Aide

Passed medications and treatments according to Physician's Orders and facility policy

  • Assured personal and staff compliance to Residents' Rights
  • Maintained a clean and organized medication cart and medication room
  • Performed Certified Nursing Assistant duties as needed
Candidate Info
10
months in
workforce
10
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
C
Medical Office Support
6

Certified Medication Aide

Assessed, monitored, and documented patient progress, symptoms and medication reactions on each patient

  • Reported changes in Patients' conditions, such as adverse reactions to medications to the charge nurse
  • Prepared meals and cleaning up meal-related items; passing medications and recording blood sugars and blood pressures
  • Provide basic bedside care, taking vital signs such as temperature, blood pressure, pulse, and respiration
  • Clear concise written documentation of daily events and detailed oral reports
  • Ability to adapt to constantly changing work environments while still providing high quality care
  • Demonstrated integrity and honesty while interacting with guests, team members and managers
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Voc
Nursing License
7

Medication Aide

Examined patients and dispensed medications as needed.

  • Processed monthly reports for department performance.
  • Liaised between patients and physicians to ensure patient comprehension of treatment plans.
  • Monitored patient reactions to drugs and carefully documented progress Ensured HIPAA compliance.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
8

Medication Aide

Measured and recorded vital signs.

  • Measured and recorded food and liquid intake and output.
  • Administered medication as directed by physician and nurse.
  • Maintains a sufficient drug inventory to ensure adequate supplies.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Medical Billing & Coding Program
9

Certified Medication Aide

Provided nursing assistance to residents in a 220-bed long-term-care facility

  • Supervised two CNAs in a 20 resident unit
  • Distributed medication to residents within required time frames
  • Administered breathing and skin treatments to residents
  • Provided service to resident that were utilizing feeding tubes
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
14
years
at this job
Voc
Vocational Degree
10

Medication Aide

  • Prepared medication and distributed orally, topically, and through inhalation
  • Organized and maintained paperwork related to individual patient care
  • Promoted wellness and quality of life
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
Practical Nursing Program

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