RN - Residential Programs


Division

Healthcare - Nursing

Location

Garden City, New York

Employment Type

Temporary



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Exciting opportunity to work with a large social services agency on Long Island.  Responsible for residential homes thru out West Islip, Babylon, Copiague & Bay Shore.

Job Description:


Compensation : $40 - $40
Job ID : 15679

  • Provide nursing care and treatment for emergency and minor relief; this includes, but is not limited to, performing assessments, giving first aid treatments, changing dressings and administering medications  
  • Collaborate with all health care professionals, pharmacies, labs and hospitals and coordinate care to ensure all health care needs of the individuals are met
  • Attend pertinent medical and psychiatric appointments to advocate for the individuals and ensure appropriate treatment plans
  • Follow up on all treatment recommendations in a timely manner  
  • Ensure all medical and psychiatric treatment plans are compliant with current Standards of Care and State Regulations  
  • Check monthly medication order for accuracy and monitor for adequate supply of medication in the residence at all times  
  • Verify each newly prescribed medication and ensure that each is filled in a timely manner; ensure fiscal responsibility around medication ordering  

Job Requirements:


 

  • One year experience as a Registered Nurse preferred  
  • Experience in ID/DD preferred  
  • Valid New York State Registered Nurse’s License  
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills  
  • Valid NY State Driver’s License required  

 

Disclosure: The hourly rates and/or salaries listed may or may not reflect total compensation packages including bonus and fringe benefits, etc., nor are the advertisement(s) posted a guarantee of a certain compensation package for a position or bona fide offer of employment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

 

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