Medication aides work in hospitals and other healthcare facilities where they are required to provide assistance to doctors, patients and coworkers.

To apply for this job, you need a good resume along with a supporting cover letter. Your resume should contain a brief snapshot of your qualifications and skills.

Let us see what a resume will look like for a person applying for their first job as a medication aide.

Related: Medication Aide Cover Letter



Medication Aide Resume Sample


Amy Harrison

6242 Cordes Lane, Rapid City, SD 44120
(999) 920-9999, Email

CAREER OBJECTIVE: Looking for a Medication Aide position with Family Health Services making the most of extensive patient care skills and knowledge of medical terminology.

• 6 months’ experience in healthcare field
• Certified Nursing Assistant – South Dakota
• Highly skilled in assisting residents with activities of daily living
• In depth knowledge of supervising self administered medication to residents based on predefined guidelines
• Hands on experience in monitoring health and well being of residents and patients

• Implemented a resident interactive program to assist residents with self confidence development
• Attained Employee of the Month Award in Jan 2016 following excellence in resident services


Medication Aide | Sava Senior Care, Rapid City, SD | Nov 2015 – Apr 2016

• Assist residents with bathing and grooming activities
• Provide interactive activities for stimulation
• Assist residents to and from activities as required
• Report resident health or behavioral changes to the authorities
• Supervise medication administering
• Respond to emergencies

Nurse Aide | General Beaven Kelly Home – Holyoke, MA | Sep 2015 – Nov 2015

• Provided care, comfort and safety of residents
• Assisted residents with activities of daily living
• Assisted in personal hygiene, feeding and ambulating
• Maintained rooms in a clean and arranged condition

G.E.D | ABC School, Rapid City, SD – 2012

• Admirable organizational and management skills
• Good interpersonal skills
• Proven ability to comprehend and act on verbal instructions
• Able to manage time efficiently