Registered Nurse RN

Rochelle Park, New Jersey 07662

13-01-2020

  • Full time

Job Description

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: include the following but are not limited to the job specifications contained herein. Additional duties or job functions that can be performed safely may be required as deemed necessary by supervisory personnel. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
 
  • Oversees the correct dispensing of medication by checking MAR’s, medications and prescriptions at each residence and at day program.
  • Provide ADL care, transportation, and community outings as needed.
  • Assist with the maintenance of medication books, house log books, etc. to ensure program compliance with all regulations.
  • Ensure medications, medical and safety supplies are ordered and available as needed.
  • Follow admission and discharge requirements for hospitalized individuals.
  • Provide training to both staff and individuals served in relevant areas (i.e. health, hygiene, safety, diet, etc.)
  • Attend staff meetings.
  • Provide coverage at day program or other residential programs as needed.
  • Ensures safety standards and infection control protocols are followed.
  • Applies knowledge of illnesses and injuries in assessing the needs for further medical care.
  • Consults and advocates with other medical professionals and attends IHP’s as needed.
  • Provides efficient patient and care and handles critical situations in a timely and safe manner.
  • Performs and documents monthly assessments of each individual’s vital signs to address health care concerns.
  • Documents and communicates information to other staff and supervisors.
  • Demonstrates good clinical and ethical judgement in the performance of duties and respects the dignity and confidentiality of the individuals we serve.
  • Conduct agency training, including medication and diabetes and seizure, per State requirements.
  • Some travel required between Achievement Center, Administration and Group Homes.
  • Ability to work rotating, on-call schedule.
 
QUALIFICATIONS:
Successful candidates will be able to meet the qualifications below with or without a reasonable accommodation.
 
COMPETENCIES:
Professional Responsibility, Accountability, Ethical Practice, Knowledge-Based Practice, Conflict Resolution Skills, Communicative Skills, Problem Solving, Flexibility.
 

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Rochelle Park, NJ, United States

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