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Registered Nurse (RN)

Company: Community Options, Inc.
Location: Forked River
Posted on: September 19, 2022

Job Description:

*Community Options, Inc.* is a national non-profit agency providing services to individuals with disabilities in 11 states. The *Registered Nurse* delivers care to individuals with disabilities in a community setting utilizing the nursing process of assessment, planning, intervention, implementation, and evaluation. You will interact with individuals, significant others, and health team members while maintaining the standards of professional nursing.
*This Full-Time position will support our operations in Ocean County, NJ.**$1,000 Sign-on bonus**Requirements: *
* Bachelor's Degree preferred.
* Diabetes Education Certification preferred.
* Current Nursing License required.
* 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. Community Options is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V #IND-OC Job Type: Full-time Standard shift:
* Day shift
Supplemental schedule:
* On call
Weekly schedule:
* Monday to Friday Work Location: On the road

Keywords: Community Options, Inc., Brick , Registered Nurse (RN), Healthcare , Forked River, New Jersey

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