[Close] 

Registered Nurse

Community Options, Inc. is a national non-profit agency providing services to individuals with disabilities in 11 states.

We are in search of a Registered Nurse (RN) to deliver care to individuals with disabilities in a community setting, utilizing the nursing process of assessment, planning intervention, implementation, and evaluation.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor s Degree preferred.
  • Current Nursing License in state of employment.
  • OPWDD experience a plus!
  • Minimum 2 years experience as an RN.
  • Ability to calculate figures related to medical dosages.
  • Ability to establish a comfortable and supportive relationship with a person receiving supports.
  • Valid Driver s License

Responsibilities:

  • Participate in the admission of new residents to assigned homes.
  • Develop plans to guarantee that the medical and healthcare needs of the residents are met and ensures the appropriate medical follow-up.
  • Review lab work and coordinates annual physical exams and care with clinics, outside physicians, and hospitals.
  • Provide special instructions to resident and home staff related to medical diagnosis, allergies, diet, etc., and is available for ongoing consultation to staff regarding medical problems and healthcare.
  • Clarify medication orders and contact physician to review consumer s status and medication plans.
  • Participate in quarterly and Annual Individual Plan (IP) meetings for assigned participants.
  • Create and distribute Individual Plan Medical/Health Reports detailing participants general health, health care goals, and physician recommendations for each participant.
  • Provide documentation regarding individual s health status for various support people.
  • Make referrals for needed medical services and ensure that follow-up care is pursued.
  • Provide quarterly in-service training for support staff.
  • Advises supervisor of all concerns and/or issues related to the provision of nursing services.
  • Follows strict OSHA procedures regarding blood borne pathogens.

Working Conditions:

  • May be On-Call 24 hours a day for medical emergencies, in cooperation with other management staff.
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds.
  • May perform tasks that involve exposure to various medical conditions, communicable diseases, blood, bloody fluids, or tissues.
  • Work will take place in the administrative office, community, and in the homes.

Competitive Benefits:

  • Insurance Options (Medical, Dental, Vision)
  • Paid Holidays Including a Birthday Holiday
  • Generous Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Employee Incentive & Discount Programs
  • 403b Retirement Plan with Employer Match
  • Exceptional Career Growth Opportunities

If interested, please click Apply Now or send resume to:resumes-QU@comop. org

Please Visit Our Website to Complete an Online Application!

https://recruiting. ultipro. com/COM1060COMOI/JobBoard/5cbca35a-adf1-993f-4fc9-41ad8639e2cb/OpportunityDetail?opportunityId=bd1bc940-611e-42c7-86ab-1bc4505eb6ee

Community Options is an Equal Opportunity Employer

M/F/D/V

#CB#



Don't Be Fooled

The fraudster will send a check to the victim who has accepted a job. The check can be for multiple reasons such as signing bonus, supplies, etc. The victim will be instructed to deposit the check and use the money for any of these reasons and then instructed to send the remaining funds to the fraudster. The check will bounce and the victim is left responsible.

More Jobs

Registered Nurse Assessor
New York City, NY The Jewish Board of Family and Children's ...
Registered Nurse - Transplant Coordinator
New York City, NY Pride Health
RN Registered Nurse - Home Care $15,000 Sign-O...
Vestal, NY Ascension Health
Registered Nurse-Guthrie Medical Group/Corning/FT
Corning, NY Guthrie Health
Registered Nurse Supervisor (RNS)
Long Beach, NY Cassena Care
Clinical Program Consultant (RN) Registered Nurse
New York City, NY Aetna