Certified Medication Technician Job Description
The following is a full job description for Certified Medication Technician. Here are the requirements and responsibilities for Certified Medication Technician along with statistics. If after reading this page you determine that Certified Medication Technician is not the position you are looking for, you may want to try one of these similar titles: Certified Respiratory Therapist, Ophthalmic Technician, Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant, Orthopedic Technician, Testing Technician, Polysomnographic Technician, Hyperbaric Technician, Histology Technician, Manufacturing Technician III
Requirements and Responsibilities For Certified Medication Technician
Administers prescribed medications to patients and maintains related medical records under immediate supervision. Verifies identity of patient receiving medication and records name of drug, dosage, and time of administration on specified forms or records. Takes vital signs or observes patient to detect response to medication. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent and certified as a Medication Technician. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision. Typically reports to a registered nurse or manager.
Also Referred to as: Certified Medication Technician
Similar Jobs:  Certified Respiratory Therapist, Ophthalmic Technician, Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant, Orthopedic Technician, Testing Technician, Polysomnographic Technician, Hyperbaric Technician, Histology Technician, Manufacturing Technician III
Categories:  Healthcare -- Technicians, Entry Level
Industries:  Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Healthcare,
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