Medication Aide at Avamere Family of Companies

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Type: Full Time
Location: Sandy, Oregon

Job Description:

Medication Aide




Various Shifts



Union Position



Avamere at Cascadia Village


39495 Cascadia Village Drive








Work where you make a difference!

Medication Aide
Full-Time Various Shifts Positions Available!

Avamere at Cascadia Village
39495 Cascadia Village Drive
Sandy, Oregon 97055

As a medication aide with Avamere, you join a team with a culture and mission to enhance the life of every person we serve. This is more than a job - it's a place where our team members build lasting relationships with patients and residents, their families, and fellow team members.

Find your calling at Avamere where we support you in your career path.


Administer medications as ordered by the attending physician, under the direction of the director of health services and according to current policies, procedures, and practices
- Care for residents and assist in updating each resident's service plan
- Respond to resident calls and emergencies promptly and provide first aid assistance
- Assist with activities of daily living such as bathing, dressing, and eating
- Document and communicate any changes pertaining to residents and complete all reports in a timely matter
- Create and uphold an atmosphere of warmth, patience, enthusiasm, and foster a calm and cheerful environment
- Maintain confidentiality of all resident care information in accordance with HIPAA guidelines

- High school diploma or equivalent
- Minimum one-year experience in a healthcare setting
- Experience administering medications in accordance with established clinical standards and requirements of this state
- Knowledge and experience caring for and interacting with elders

- Tuition assistance
- Mentorship opportunities
- Free nursing assistant classes
- Employee assistance program featuring discounts on gym memberships, financial coaching, counseling services, and more
- Generous employee referral program
- Paid time off
- 401K retirement plan
- Flexible spending accounts
- Comprehensive benefits package with medical coverage, voluntary dental, vision, and life insurance, short-term disability, and AD&D coverage

Facility Information

With breathtaking views of Mount Hood, Avamere at Cascadia Village is located in beautiful Sandy, Oregon. This location features 84 rooms and offers independent and assisted living. Amenities include 24-hour staff, library, and an extensive activities calendar. Their resident chef even worked with Gordon Ramsay! Their engaging employee culture fosters trust and fun through their team, residents, and those just stopping by for a visit.

Avamere at Cascadia Village received the Bronze Commitment to Quality Award from the American Health Care Association in 2019.

Avamere at Cascadia Village is proud to be named one of Oregon's most admired companies by the Portland Business Journal as the team continually strives to enhance the life of every person they serve.

Get to know more about Avamere at Cascadia Village on their blog and on Facebook.


Avamere Companies is an Equal Opportunity Employer