Sample Resume for Medication Aide Job

Updated on: April 6, 2022

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

In order 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 medication aide skills.

Let us see what a resume will comprise for a person applying for a job as a medication aide.

Medication Aide Resume Example

Amy Harrison
6242 Cordes Lane, Rapid City, SD 44120
(000) 920-9999, Email

Medication Aide
Punctual | Reliable | Professional | Compassionate

Results-driven Medication Aide with 6+ years’ extensive experience working in assisted living, memory care, home care, and skilled nursing settings. A team builder and collaborator who can go the extra mile to achieve the best results. Current Medication Aide Certification.

• 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.
• Assisted residents with activities of daily living, increasing their morale.
• Supervised self-administered medication to residents based on predefined guidelines.
• Recognized for maintaining a positive and professional demeanor toward residents, visitors, and co-workers.

• Ability to monitor the health and well-being of residents and patients.
• Able to adhere to all policies and procedures of the employer
• Admirable organizational and time-management skills
• Good interpersonal abilities
• Proven ability to comprehend and act on verbal instructions
• Able to manage time efficiently
• Great assessment skills


Medication Aide
Sava Senior Care, Rapid City, SD             
Apr 2018 – Present
• Worked under the guidelines as directed by the LPN/LVN and Assisted Living Director.
• Supervise self-administered medication in compliance with federal & state regulations and Senior Lifestyle Corporation 
• Respond quickly to all emergencies
• Report residents’ health or behavioral changes to the authorities
• Maintained close liaison with all departments
• Offered educational meetings for residents and staff 
• Strived to maintain a safe working environment 

Nurse Aide
General Beaven Kelly Home – Holyoke, MA             
May 2014 – Apr 2018
• Provided care, comfort, and safety of residents
• Assisted residents with activities of daily living such as bathing and grooming
• Helped in personal hygiene, feeding, and ambulating
• Maintained rooms in a clean and arranged condition
• Offered interactive activities for stimulation
• Transported residents to and from events as required

ABC School, Rapid City, SD

Certified Nursing Assistant – South Dakota

• Able to work some holidays and weekends
• Excellent computer skills; Word, Excel, internet
• Great communication skills