Med-Tech

SpiriTrust Lutheran
Published
May 20, 2024
Location
1050 Pennsylvania Avenue, York PA, PA
Category
Job Type
Contact Name
Emily Fox

Description

SpiriTrust Lutheran is now hiring a PRN Shift Med-Tech.

*Must have experience as a PCA or RA in Long Term Care to be considered.*

Education/Training: High school diploma or equivalent. Must successfully complete the Department of Human Services direct care staff training and examination during the first 14 days of the introductory period. Current CPR/AED/First Aid certification (or obtaining CPR/AED/First Aid certification within 30 days of starting the position).

Skill(s): Proficient reading, writing, grammar, and mathematics skills; proficient interpersonal relations and communicative skills; general knowledge of assigned department’s operations; decision-making skills, knowledge of current Department of Public Welfare regulations for personal care home.

Experience: None required.

Essential Duties

  • Administers medications and treatments in the appropriate area and time. Properly identifies the resident, medication, label directions, and route of administration.  Assures that the medication and treatments are maintained in a locked/secured area. Effectively reports medication needs and concerns to the pharmacy.  Maintains narcotic records accurately according to interdepartmental guidelines and reports any narcotic discrepancies to the Health Services Manager.
  • Performs routine administrative tasks such as completing lab slips, scheduling appointments and transportation, preparing podiatry lists, maintenance requests.
  • Admits, transfers, and discharges residents following written physician’s orders and in accordance with Agency policy.
  • Monitors all lab work assuring that all testing is done in compliance with physician’s orders and state and federal regulations.  Consults with the   physician regarding abnormal results and follows through with suggested and approved actions.
  • Accurately evaluates resident’s physical and emotional status. Notifies physician of any changes in condition.
  • Administers professional services such as Foley care, dressing applications and changes, hot and cold packs, O2 therapy, etc. using appropriate aseptic technique.

SpiriTrust Lutheran is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

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