Level I Medication Aide (LIMA) - Mother of Perpetual Help

St. Louis, MO 63119
9/18/2022

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Position Description

Cardinal Ritter Senior Services, one of South County‚Äôs largest independent, assisted living, skilled nursing and rehabilitation community nonprofit senior living communities, seeks compassionate and experienced Level I Medication Aides to join our growing team.


At Cardinal Ritter Senior Services, our mission is simple: we create communities that promote the dignity of human life and reflect the spirit of Jesus Christ. We proudly provide the best possible physical, social, and spiritual care for our older adult residents...but we need your help.


This position functions as a Level I Medication Aide for CRSS Assisted Living Facilities. Administers and documents medications by all routes except for intramuscular and subcutaneous injections, with the exception of insulin. Assist residents who are functionally, physically and or socially impaired and need 24 hour protective oversight and assist residents with activities of daily living, housekeeping and cleaning duties. All responsibilities will be conducted in a manner that is consistent with the philosophy of Cardinal Ritter Senior Service.


 

Available Shifts:

  • Part-time - Days
  • PRN - All Shifts (as needed) 

Requirements:
  • Must have successfully completed the Level I Medication Aide Training Program for the state of Missouri consisting of a minimum of sixteen hours of integrated formal instruction and practice sessions supervised by an approved instructor.
  • Must have successfully completed or be willing to complete the Insulin Administration Training Program.
  • Must have current CPR certification or be willing to obtain CPR certification.
  • Be familiar with fire and disaster procedures.
  • Participate in fire and disaster drills as required.
  • Must be able to perform duties with minimal direction from the Resident Care Coordinator.

Pre-Employment Screening
All candidates receiving an offer for employment will be required to submit to pre-employment screening. The screenings will include criminal background check and other background checks, drug screen, an employment and education or licensure/certification verification, physical examination, and Covid-19 vaccination.  Various positions will require physical examination, Tuberculosis screening and Hepatitis A. All offers are contingent upon successful completion of required screening.

Cardinal Ritter Senior Services does not discriminate on the basis of handicapped status in the admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its federally assisted programs and activities.

CRSS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.