Med Tech Job Description
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As part of a strong clinical team, providing amazing care and service to our Residents is the primary responsibility of our Med Tech. The purpose of this position is to administer medications to each resident ensuring they receive the necessary care and services to attain or maintain the highest practicable physical, mental, and psychosocial well-being through the comprehensive assessment and plan of care. The Med Tech works under the direct supervision of a licensed nurse as assigned and by State/ Federal regulations and facility procedures and reports observations to the licensed nurse on duty; maintains clean and orderly equipment for medication administration. Reports to Charge Nurse.
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The Med Tech is responsible for passing meds, resident services, and other duties as assigned. Duties can include personal services, housekeeping, laundry, social-recreational activities, delegated tasks, medication assistance, meal services, and others as needed, or Resident care and service delivery. Trains other staff as assigned. Provides healthcare-related oversight when the Wellness Coordinator is absent. Promotes the Company's mission statement.
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We are now hiring a Med Tech! This position is responsible for carrying out the ADL services to residents by their service plan in a given community. All duties are performed under the direction of the Director, of Health and Wellness while maintaining compliance with all regulatory standards.
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The Med Tech provides care, comfort, safety, and general supervision to residents by assisting them with activities of daily living and tending to their care needs while learning their unique preferences and personalities to assure a safe, protected clean, and orderly environment.
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The Med Tech provides/assists the direct nursing care of all patients under the direction of a Registered Nurse.
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As a Med Tech, you will provide direct care to our residents following a personalized medication and treatment service plan. Med Tech will assist in maintaining the physical, social, and psychological environment that supports the best interests and welfare of our residents. As per state regulations and completion of required training/certification, administer or assist with self-administration of medication and treatments as prescribed by the health care provider and observe/report responses to existing treatment plans. In addition to assisting residents with medications, Med Tech will maintain the cleanliness of the medicine supply room, audit medication carts and provide an accurate accounting of all medications.
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The Med Tech assists residents in ensuring their cleanliness, nourishment, rest and activity are in a manner conducive to the resident's comfort and safety. The Med Tech performs all the duties of assisting with activities of daily living by the Company’s established procedures and as may be directed by the Executive Director, Wellness Director, Wellness Coordinator, Wellness Nurse, and Pharmacy Consultant and/or Medical Consultant.
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The Med Tech performs ADL services to residents by service plans in their assisted living and/or memory care community. Medication Technician duties are performed under the Director of Health and Wellness supervision while maintaining compliance with regulatory standards.
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The Med Tech will work under the direction to ensure that quality care is provided to all residents while functioning within the guidelines of regulation and community policy. The Med Tech will also support a positive work culture that ensures that community residents are treated with respect and dignity and receive quality care (i.e bathing, feeding, toileting, dressing, etc.) according to individualized Plans of Care. The Med Tech will also actively work to promote resident independence, healthy activity, and choice.
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We are seeking a Med Tech to join our team.
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Frequently asked questions
What are the skills of a med tech?
A Medical Technologist, also known as a Clinical Laboratory Scientist, is responsible for performing complex medical laboratory tests and procedures to diagnose and treat diseases. They work in hospitals, clinics, research facilities, and other medical settings. Some of the essential skills required for a Med Tech include:
Technical skills: They must have a strong technical background and be proficient in performing medical laboratory tests and procedures.
Attention to detail: Med Techs must have a keen eye for detail and be able to accurately analyze and interpret test results.
Communication skills: They must have excellent communication skills to communicate effectively with other healthcare professionals and patients.
Problem-solving skills: They must have strong problem-solving skills to identify and troubleshoot technical issues and develop solutions.
Time management: Med Techs must be able to manage their time effectively and prioritize tasks to meet deadlines.
Teamwork: They must work effectively as part of a team and be able to collaborate with other healthcare professionals to provide high-quality patient care.
Computer skills: They must be proficient in using computer software and laboratory information systems to record and analyze test results.
What are the daily duties of a med tech?
The daily duties of a Med Tech may include:
Collecting and analyzing patient specimens: They collect and analyze patient specimens, such as blood, urine, and tissue samples, to diagnose and treat diseases.
Performing laboratory tests and procedures: Med Techs perform complex medical laboratory tests and procedures to analyze and interpret test results.
Recording and analyzing test results: They record and analyze test results using laboratory information systems and computer software.
Maintaining laboratory equipment: Med Techs maintain laboratory equipment and ensure that it is calibrated and functioning properly.
Ensuring quality control: They ensure quality control by following standard operating procedures and performing regular quality control checks.
Following safety protocols: Med Techs must follow strict safety protocols and guidelines to ensure the safety of themselves and others in the laboratory.
Overall, Med Techs play a critical role in healthcare and their job requires a combination of technical, problem-solving, communication, attention to detail, time management, and teamwork skills. They perform daily laboratory tests and procedures to diagnose and treat diseases and ensure that laboratory equipment and processes are functioning properly.