Healthcare Coordinator (Med Tech) - Gresham - job 853916

Avamere Health Services, LLC

Date: 06/11/2021

City: Gresham, Oregon

Employment type: Full-time

Overview:

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Healthcare Coordinator (Medication Tech)

Shift Type:
Full-Time
Shift:
Various Shifts
Location:
Avamere at Chestnut Lane- 1219 NE 6th St. Gresham, OR 97030

Avamere at Chestnut Lane is a Deaf and Deaf/Blind Community.
The ideal candidate will be someone proficient in ASL or willing to learn (lessons will be provided).

At Avamere, we offer a strong, exciting team environment with group decision making culture! You get the chance to make a difference every day in the lives of those we care for. If you have a passion for helping others, then look no further! We would love to have you join our Avamere Family!

We are dedicated to keeping our team members and residents safe. Download our flyer that shows our protocols and response to COVID-19
here.

Employee Perks:

  • Tuition assistance

  • Access up to 50% of your net earned income before payday

  • Career Development

  • Employee assistance program featuring counseling services, financial coaching, free legal services, and more

  • Paid time off/sick leave (rolls over annually)

  • 401(k) retirement plan with employer match

  • Comprehensive benefits package with medical coverage, voluntary dental, vision, and life insurance, short-term disability, and AD&D coverage



Details:

Responsibilities
:

  • 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


Qualifications:

  • 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

  • Proficient in ASL or willing to learn

Facility Information:

Avamere at Chestnut Lane is an Assisted Living Community specializing in care for Deaf and DeafBlind residents. We are committed to providing quality care in a warm and friendly setting. Avamere at Chestnut Lane is nationally recognized as one of the only senior communities in the United States that provides an environment that is focused on Deaf and DeafBlind culture. We are located in the town of Gresham and are currently seeking top notch talent with a passion for the geriatric population and deaf culture to join our all-star team. We are conveniently located right next to the MAX public transit station.

This unique senior community is catered specially for seniors who are Deaf and DeafBlind. Many of the staff themselves are Deaf and all communicate with American Sign Language (ASL). Read how the Deaf find their voice at Avamere at Chestnut Lane in this featured blog article.

The Avamere at Chestnut Lane team proudly earned the 2020 Bronze Commitment to Quality Award and Pinnacle Quality Insight’s 2020 Customer Experience Award, exemplifying one of their core values, “quality that is obvious.”

Find out more about this unique assisted living community on their blog and on Facebook.




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