Are you a Certified Medication Technician?  Are you a Nursing Student who has successfully completed your Pharmacology course?  NEWCare Convalescent Center is recruiting for a Medication Technician.  

The Medication Technician is specially trained to set up medications, administer them to the proper patient/resident and document administration in the medical record.  This individual functions under the supervision of professional nurse within parameters of State approved credentialing in a skilled nursing facility.  This position offers the opportunity to be close to the residents and can be gratifying for a caregiver interested in creating compassionate and warm relationships with the elderly.

Essential Duties include:

  • Set up and administration of medications to the residents using established procedures.
  • Perform minor treatments within scope of credentialing.
  • Maintains adequate drug supply for residents.
  • Knowledgeable concerning nutrition, delivers nourishments, assists residents to 
    consume, charts amounts of nourishments and does weights as delegated.
  • Follows facility documentation policies.
  • Participates in infection control practices.
  • Makes resident rounds.
  • Reports nursing problems to charge nurse.

This is a full-time position on the evening shift, 2 PM to 10 PM, which includes health, dental and life insurance options.  Both full-time and part-time positions include Paid Time Off (PTO) and 401k.  Although this position is full-time, part-time inquiries are welcome.

Wage will be based on experience and will be discussed in the interview.

Call (715) 854-2717, extension 231, NEWCare Human Resources with questions.