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Meridian Behavioral Health Trained Medication Aide - 2nd Shift in Saint Paul, Minnesota

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Medication Aide

Location: Twin Town, Men's Residential Treatment Facility in St. Paul, MN

Shift: 2nd shift Full-time 3:00pm-11:30pm & Every other weekend

Meridian Behavioral Health LLC is a leader in behavioral health care and addiction recovery services, with a network of addiction treatment centers in Minnesota. Our programs deliver an expansive set of services to hundreds of clients daily. We're looking for talented, experienced and passionate professional to enhance our team. Our goal is to attract and retain the best!

We are currently searching for a full-time Medication Aide to work in the nursing department at our men's residential facility, Twin Town. This position is great for CNA's or PCA's who are looking for a change and wants to gain more experience with a different patient population. Also, for nursing students who want to get hands on experience. Or, anyone who is passionate about chemical dependency and mental health and wants to make a difference in someone's recovery.

Job Duties:

  • Provide appropriate nursing services and education to clients.

  • Observe, record, and reports to the appropriate person any symptoms, reactions and changes in a client’s condition.

  • Receives and transcribes physician order to client charts.

  • Chart nursing notes in an informative and descriptive manner reflecting the care provided and the response to that care.

  • Participate in report at shift change.

  • Administer Mantoux upon admission.

  • Complete scheduled weekly updates.

  • Complete scheduled chart audits.

  • Maintain compliance with the Minnesota Department of Health regulations.

Job Requirements:

  • Interest in Behavioral Health and Chemical Dependency

  • A minimum of two years freedom from chemical abuse problems.

  • 18 years of age or older

  • TMA certification is a plus. Must become TMA certified with the company if hired.

Benefits:

  • Competitive pay

  • 20 days of paid-time-off + 6 paid holidays

  • Health, dental, and vision insurance + HSA/FSA

  • 401(k) – ROTH and traditional options

  • Career path opportunities

  • Discount with Verizon cell phone plans

  • Tuition reimbursement and discounted tuition at select colleges

  • A job with a sense of purpose as you help people on their path to recovery

We owe our success to the passion, commitment and expertise of our staff. Many have been through our program personally and know what it takes to get back on that road to recovery – and stay there. Our licensed and experienced staff takes the role of coach/teacher, providing support and encouragement from the heart.

Meridian Behavioral Health provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or genetics.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

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