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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

Administers medications and treatments as prescribed by physicians

  • Monitors patient responses to medications and notify nurses about any adverse symptoms
  • Assists in maintaining conducive environment for residents by adhering to residence infection control policies
  • Audits medication records to assure proper record keeping and order histories
  • Exhibits understanding of, and follows medication policies and procedures
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
AS
Business Administration
22

Medication Aide

Assist residents with toileting, dressing, eating and activities.

  • Interview patients to obtain medical information and measure their vital signs, weight, and height.
  • Prepare and administer medications as directed by a physician.
  • Explain treatment procedures, medications, diets, or physicians' instructions to patients.
  • Authorize drug refills and provide prescription information to pharmacies.
  • Change dressings on wounds.
  • Inventory and order medical, lab, or office supplies or equipment.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
C
Certificate
23

Medication Aide

As a Medication Aide, I assist in the training of the Caregivers.

  • Maintain proper compliance to the rights of the residents and all of the State and Federal requirements.
  • Monitor and report various changes in my patients' condition to charge nurse.
  • Provide routine daily medications to maintain a stable drug regimen, in a timely fashion.
  • Provide basic hands-on nursing care to my patients.
  • Support various types of patients, including those with Dementia.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
24

Medication Aide

Getting pills prepared before we went out onto the blocks. We had morning pass and evening pass pill window.

  • Organizing/keep clean pill window
  • Watch out for expired pill packages.
  • Document administration of medication.
  • Ability to keep patient information confidential,
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Clinical Work
25

Medication Aide

  • Administered residents medication and documented in the MAR
  • Assisted residents with personal care and personal hygiene
  • Performed housekeeping duties, such as mopping, sweeping, cleaning and sterilizing
  • Prepared and maintained records of resident's progress and services performed, reporting changes in client condition to manager or supervisor
  • Interacted with resident's family to keep them informed of doctor visits, care and progress
  • Performed health care related tasks, such as monitoring vital signs
  • Accompanied patients outside of the facility, such as to physicians' offices or on outings
  • Faxed forms, notes and other confidential information to physicians' offices and pharmacies.
  • Ordered medication and other supplies as needed.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
26

Certified Medication Aide

Administers prescribed medication to patients and maintains related medical records under supervision.

  • Verifies identity of patient receiving medication and records name of drug, dosage, and time of administration on specified forms of records.
  • Presents medication to patient and observes ingestion or other application, or administers medication, using specified procedures.
  • Takes vital signs or observes patient to detect response to specified types of medications and prepares report or notifies designated personnel of unexpected reactions.
  • Documents reason prescribed drugs are not administered.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Certified Medication Aide
Certified Nursing Assistance Ii
27

Medication Aide

Administered Medications to patients.

  • Responsible for primary care and medication management.
  • Maintained patient privacy and confidential information.
  • Observe residents and report anything unusual or abnormal to Charge Nurse.
  • Accurately count and sign medication administration record for controlled drugs.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
C
Certificate
C
Nursing Assistant
28

Registered Medication Aide

Distributes patient medication in nursing homes, schools, or assisted livings

  • Typically assist patients in properly taking oral, topical or intravenous prescriptions in correct dosages, as well as adhering to strict medical regimens
  • Supervises patients to ensure they do not have any adverse reactions after taking their medications
  • Provide administrative support to all nurses and perform various administrative task to intake all new patients
  • Take and record temperature, height, weight, pulse, respiration, and blood pressure (vital signs), and measurement of intake and output
  • Rotate patients throughout the night and help registered nurses with the care of the patient
  • Help patients with their basic grooming needs including toileting and catheter care
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
Medical
29

Medication Aide

Transferring, toileting, and grooming of residents.

  • Assisting residents with their ADL's.
  • Assisting residents with administration of their medication.
  • Communicating with the RN about condition changes and concerns with the residents.
  • Transcribing, documentation and administration of medication to the proper resident.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Nursing
30

Medication Aide

  • Aided in passing medications to residents
  • Assisted with residents night routine
  • Addressed any other problems that occurred on shift
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job

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