New York, NY - ProMed Staffing Resources
Rewarding and exciting positions as a Registered Nurses for an organization that works to advance the independence, productivity and full citizenship of people with a broad range of disabilities. Thease are full time temp to direct hire positions. Serves as a member of interdisciplinary team and is responsible for coordinating and following through on provisions of health care services for assigned residences. Conducts training for staff in medical administration, personal hygiene, basic first aid, dental hygiene, infection control, adaptive equipment, vital signs, signs and symptoms of illness and other in-services as may be necessary to meet needs of clients in individual residences. Handles control of communicable diseases and infections through identification and assessment, reporting to consulting physician and implementation of appropriate protective and preventive measures and staff training in regard to infection control. Develops, supervises implementation of, reviews and revises each resident' s written health care plan that is developed and implemented according to instructions of a physician and assessment. This plan should be reviewed and revised as needed. Integrates therapeutic intervention techniques into programs or home of person served through consultation with parent/Client and staff at team meetings, case conferences or through other informal contacts. Develops a written plan for each resident to provide nursing services as a part of total habilitation programs. Participates in interdisciplinary team meetings and annual reviews as required by each division. Monitors required staff health records and provides tests in accordance with regulatory agency requirements. Provides immediate first aid with referral to outside emergency services or private physician. Maintains a tickler for all appointments. Schedules appointments and follows up on physicians' recommendations. Makes recommendations as changes occur. Keeps up to date and accurate records of examinations, immunizations, illnesses, accidents and other pertinent data via progress notes. Administers medications when appropriate, and supervises AMAP certified staff in medication administration. Supervises all medication prescribed for individuals served in accordance with agency policies. Provides supervision and training for Licensed Practical Nurses and/or less experienced Registered Nurses during their tenure at agency. Monitors progress for self-administration of medication. Minimum Requirements: 1 to 2 years of experience Current New York State nursing license Current CPR What we offer: Dedicated recruiter that specializes in your field Competitive Rates Sign-on, Completion and Referral Bonuses Weekly Pay Transit Benefits Medical Insurance Vacation Pay Sick Pay Direct Deposit or Live Check About Us ProMed Staffing Resources is New York' s premier medical staffing company. Since 1999 we' ve used a personalized approach to placing top quality medical professionals in highly ranked facilities across the greater New York and Tri-State areas. " We have a passion for healthcare and those that deliver it! "