Sanford Health Medication Assistant Certified Long Term Care - Sylvan Court in Canby, Minnesota

Job Title: Medication Assistant Certified Long Term Care | Sylvan Court | Canby

City: Canby

State: Minnesota

Department : Routine Nursing Home

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Nights

Hours Per Shift: 8 hr


Patient caregiver during scheduled work period. Performs tasks delegated by management, clinical staff, and/or the client and family. These tasks may include, but are not limited to meeting the patient activities of daily living needs, meal preparation needs, emotional and spiritual support needs, medication compliance needs, and laundry. Maintain the functioning during scheduled work period. Responsible for maintenance of the environment during scheduled shift. Utilizes cost effective measures to deliver quality care. Complies with Sanford's philosophy and has knowledge of and utilizes appropriate age-related patient care protocols relating to the physical and psychological needs of adult, and geriatric patients.Nursing staff are expected to know and will be held accountable for following infection prevention and control policies.


Training available to become a Medication Assistant.

The nursing department is open 24 hours/day, 8 hour shifts/day; any of those hours may be an expectation of employment specific to the needs of the department. These needs change dependent upon staffing availability. Will be required to work rotating shifts, weekend and holidays. Expected to be orientated to 2 of the 3 shifts. (An exception will be made for those wanting to work straight nights.)


Certified Nursing Assistant on the Minnesota Registry of Nursing Assistants.Certificate of successful completion of Minnesota-approved Trained Medication Assistant course. Proof of High school diploma or equivalency required. Satisfactorily completes the medication training course (which includes 40 hours didactic and 40 hours supervised clinical training). Satisfactorily completes a written competency test and performance test.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing. Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve. We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

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City: Canby

State: Minnesota

Job Function: Nursing

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Nights

Req Number: req6581