Certified Medication Aide
Nursing Department

Overview

Our House is a non-profit organization serving people living with HIV/AIDS. We are currently looking for a Full-time (32 hours a week) CMA to work in our 14 bed residential facility. Our House’s philosophy is rooted in harm reduction and includes compassionate communication and the building of a strong sense of community to inspire people living with HIV to live well.
CMAs interested in working at Our House must have the following qualifications as well as an interest in working in a unique, progressive environment:
• Basic computer skills
• Ability to work within a client centered structure
• Open to working with mental illness, substance use and emotional health challenges
• Team oriented
• Flexibility

General Information
A CMA at Our House is responsible for administering medication, assisting residents with ADL’s, coordinating care and appointments and advocating for resident needs. CMAs work as a team with other clinical staff to manage symptoms and behaviors in our diverse population affected by HIV and other co-occurring conditions such as liver disease, diabetes, mental illness and substance use. Must be a Certified Medication Aide.
Qualifications
  1. Oregon State Board of Nursing certified CMA
  2. Ability to pass a DHS background check
  3. Willingness to participate in care planning, charting and in reporting
  4. CPR certified
  5. Sensitivity to issues regarding mental illness and substance abuse- willingness to work in a harm reductionmodel
  6. Skills in organization, prioritization, initiation and communication
  7. Ability to lift 10-20 pounds
  8. Misc

    Our House offers the following benefits starting at 20 hours per week: Generous medical/dental insurance, paid time off, flex spending account, 401K, weekend and night shift differentials, discounted gym membership and monthly trainings on progressive topics such as mindfulness, trauma informed care, motivational interviewing and monthly yoga.

    How to Apply
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