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|Job Description:||Under the direction of the Director of Nursing, provide nursing oversight for intellectually and developmentally disabled adults and the staff that support them living in our residences.|
|ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS (including, but not limited to) :||• Performs clinical/physical assessments and triage. • Implements plan of care in collaboration with other disciplines. Evaluates plans of care using interdisciplinary approach and updates plans as needed. • Arranges medical services for supported individuals. • Supports the interdisciplinary approach to individual care as well as the team process and participates on the team as directed by the Director of Nursing or designee. • Ensures that all individuals’ medical records are in compliance with all applicable regulations. • Provides restorative and rehabilitative services as necessary, i.e., bowel and bladder training, ostomy care and delivery of oxygen therapy. • Performs on-going surveillance and nursing intervention to rescue chronically ill individuals in the agency’s care from the development of negative side effects and secondary results of treatment. • Gives medications and treatments as indicated. • Takes and records vital signs. • Provides oversight to AMAP certified staff, which includes trainings and in-servicing pertaining to regulations/OPWDD requirements. • Participates in and/or directs the rendering of first aid and emergency care as needed or directed. • Maintains nursing office(s) with supplies as needed, including, but not limited to, OTC medications and durable medical equipment. • Utilizes principles of infection control when caring for supported individuals who attend community programs.|
|Minimum Requirements:||• Graduate of an accredited program of professional nursing, BSN preferred • Active New York State RN License|
|Interested Candidates:||Should send an email containing their Name, Email, Phone Number, and interest in the position to firstname.lastname@example.org|
|For more information on The Arc Rockland, please visit our website at:||www.arcofrockland.org|
|*||The Arc Rockland is an Equal Opportunity Employer|