Certified Medicine Aide in Topeka, KS at Corizon Health

Date Posted: 10/23/2018

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Job Description

Correctional Care | Committed Careers | Corizon Health

We have an exceptional opportunity for a part time Certified Medicine Aide to join our healthcare team at the Shawnee County Correctional Center located in Topeka, KS.

Available hours: 5:30pm-1am (this is a 16 hr. a week position).

Qualifications of a Corizon Health Certified Medicine Aide

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Certification as a Medicine Aide or Qualified Medication Aid required.
  • 1 year experience as a CMA/QMA (Certified Medicine Aid/Qualified Medicine Aid)

Responsibilities of a Corizon Health Certified Medicine Aide

  • Ensures security of medication, replaces stocks, and maintains upkeep of medication room and pharmaceutical equipment.
  • General knowledge of medication administration; identification of patient, distribution, documentation, and usual dosages and side effects.
  • Working knowledge of all necessary records for drug supply and issuance and of controlled substances, procedures and record requirements.
  • Knowledge of limitations in administering medications as set forth by the state.

Benefits of a Corizon Health Certified Medicine Aide

    • Paid Time Off
    • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
    • Tuition Assistance
    • 401(k) with company match
    • Free online Continuing Education program
  • Comprehensive Onboarding

As the correctional healthcare pioneer and leader for 35+ years, Corizon Health provides client partners with high quality healthcare and reentry services that will improve the health and safety of our patients reduce recidivism and better the communities where we live and work.

This position may require a background check, security clearance, and/or drug screening.

Corizon Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with federal and state employment opportunity laws, qualified applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, gender, national origin, religion, age, sexual orientation, disability, Vietnam era veteran, or disabled Veteran status.