Prestige Healthcare Med Tech in Fairlawn, Ohio
Summary: Coordinates and adminstiters medication to nursing home residents and provides supervision and guidance to clinical staff members. Qualifications: Licenses/Certification: * Valid Med Tech certification in the state employed. * Valid CPR certification. Experience: * One year experience in nursing preferred. Essential Functions: * Documents the resident’s condition and nursing needs. * Accurately and promptly implements physicians’ orders. * Supervises, directs and evaluates junior staff members and CNAs. * Administers medications and performs treatments for assigned residents, and documents that treatment as required by Company, and local, state and federal rules and regulations. * Participates in orientation and in-service training for personnel. * Assists physicians with special tests and procedures within the scope of state specified Nursing Practice Act. * Ensures that supplies are utilized economically and that equipment is clean and maintained in a safe manner. * Reports and records pertinent observations and reactions regarding residents. * Performs other tasks as assigned. Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: * Skilled in directing and motivating the workforce. * Ability to work cooperatively as a member of a team. * Ability to communicate effectively with residents and their family members, and at all levels of the organization. * Ability to react decisively and quickly in emergency situations. * Knowledge of training techniques for clinical staff. * Ability to maintain confidentiality.