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Direct Support Registered Nurse

West Bay Residential Services, Inc. | Warwick, RI

West Bay Residential Services, Inc.

In General:

This full-time Direct Support RN position will work one-on-one in an employment and community-based day services setting where he/she is responsible for monitoring, oversee and direct the general health and medical needs of a young adult with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Clinically competent in the delivery of care to individuals utilizing the nursing process of: assessment, planning, intervention, implementation, and evaluation.  Effectively interacts with people served, team members and professional staff, while maintaining standards of professional nursing. 

Education:  Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing

Requirements:

  • Licensed by the RI Department of Health to practice as a Registered Nurse
  • Preferred experience in the field of Human Services and/or Developmental Disabilities.
  • Must have CPR & 1st Aid certification, Valid RI Driver's license, insurance, and registration.

Benefits:

  • Full Time: 35 hours  Schedule: Mon-Fri 8:30 to 3:30 PM   Pay Rate: $27/Hourly
  • Excellent Benefits: Individual and Family Plan Health and Dental Insurance; Agency-sponsored Life Insurance; 401K; Vacation Time; Sick Time; Employee Health & Wellness Programs and Incentives
  • Essential Job Duties:

  • Monitor, assess & advise the Lead RN & Leadership team on the person’s healthcare needs.
  • Promote wellness by applying nursing processes. 
  • Each month outline all appointments scheduled for the month, accompany to appointments, as needed. Provide information and forms needed to successfully complete appointments.
  • Maintain open and positive communication with the people we support, co-workers, community patrons, their families, and health care providers.
  • When indicated by leadership team, clarify hospital discharge, medication orders, or plans of care. Take part in hospital discharge/intake process.
  • Provide competent healthcare training for support staff.
  • Assist with maintaining and updating medical records. 
  • Supervise the disposal of discontinued medications/other medical supplies in accordance with OSHA regulations and legal requirements.
  • Attend required state and agency trainings
 
  • INTERESTED APPLICANTS SEND YOUR RESUME AND COVER LETTER:
Apply online at www.westbayri.org   Email: mshortway@westbayri.org  FAX: (401)738-2787
  • Mail: West Bay Residential Services, HR Dept. 158 Knight Street, Warwick, RI 02886

Posted On: 09/12/17
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Telecommute: No
Categories: Healthcare, Home Care, Nursing
Job Type: Regular
Job Status: Full Time
Travel: Up to 25%
Career Level: Entry Level (<2 years experience)
Minimum Degree: Bachelor's Degree
Pay Type: Hourly Wage
Similar Jobs: Within 25 miles of 02886, Healthcare, Home Care, Nursing

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