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Registered Nurse- DDA068- Monday-Friday 9am- 1pm
HOLTSVILLE NY 00501
Category: Other
  • Your pay will be discussed at your interview

Job code: lhw-e0-89772088

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  Job posted:   Thu May 17, 2018
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Registered Nurse- DDA068- Monday-Friday 9am- 1pm
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Job Details





Level


Experienced




Job Location


Ann Mittasch ICF - , NY




Education Level


2 Year Degree






Travel Percentage


None




Job Category


Nurse







Description






Position Summary:Evaluate each consumers need for nursing care on an on-going basis and provide such care and Residential programs.



Essential Accountabilities




+ Coordinates medical pre-admission evaluate and screening of prospective consumers.


+ Reviews and update consumers pre-admission evaluation within thirty (30) days of placement.


+ Develops the annual nursing care plan.


+ Reviews and revise the annual nursing care plan at least quarterly.


+ Transcribes medication orders and dispenses daily medication to consumers as indicated.


+ Reviews monthly - the medication record of each consumer for potential adverse reactions, allergies, interactions, contraindications, rationality and laboratory test modifications. Advises the physician of any medication errors and indicate changes.


+ Reviews special dietary orders and ensures accurate documentation of blood pressure and weight for consumers.


+ Provides first aid and daily nursing care to consumers as needed. Monitors consumers medical condition through observation and examination


+ Provide on-going care and treatment of medical issues as prescribed by the Nursing Care Plans and/or physicians instructions, including but not limited to, providing soaks, changing dressings and managing G tubes and colostomy bags etc.


+ Escorts/accompanies consumers on medical or psychiatric appointments as needed. Participates in the weekly consult review meetings and ensures that all appointments/evaluations are completed in a timely manner.


+ Serves as assigned on emergency medical response team. (Day Program settings)


+ Provides on-going staff training in


+ Detecting signs and symptoms of illness


+ Specific health needs of the consumer


+ First-aid


+ Proper oral hygiene methods


+ Nutrition


+ Infection control, including universal precautions and OSHA standards.


+ Hospitalization and emergency medical procedures




+ Conducts AMAP training courses as required by the Health Care Coordinator or conducts initial and annual medication pouring observations for all assigned staff.


+ Participates in the control of communicable disease and infections through the infection control committee and implementation of appropriate protective and preventive measures.


+ Administer Hepatitis Vaccine and PPD test to staff as scheduled


+ Acts as a liaison with physician, dietitians, hospitals, pharmacies and families for all medical situations.


+ Participates in Interdisciplinary Team Meetings.


+ Serves on agency and department committees as requested.


+ Maintain confidentiality at all times.


+ Other duties as requested.







Qualifications






Must have a current NYS RN License. Minimum one year of experience. Experience treating the developmentally disabled preferred.









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