- The New York Foundling
- $83,450.00 -117,470.00/year*
Healthcare - Nursing
1000 E 179th St
* Developmental Disabilities* REGIS04310Full-Time501 Southern BlvdBronx, NY, USA### Description* Responsible for providing nursing care and coordinating medical services for individuals in assigned IRA sites.* Assessment of the medical needs of the individuals, plans intervention, and evaluates outcome of care and performs treatments and special medical care as mandated.* Coordinates with other medical providers regarding care management.* Responsible for monitoring medical care of individuals.* Provide medical consultation regarding individual medical needs through 24 x 7 telephone tri-age.* Provide telephone triage to agency's staff.* Provides or assists all activities of daily living for individuals. i.e. adequate intake of food and fluids, bathing, dressing, bowel and bladder care/toileting, oral/nasal hygiene, skin care and grooming.* Administers medication.* Provides AMAP certifications and re-certification classes for IRA staff.* Monitors and provide supervision to all AMAP certified staff.* Provides supervision of nutrition issues including assisting staff with menu preparation. Coordinates with dietitian.* Coordinates medical services with Residence, Schools, and Day Services.* Attends in-service to maintain current knowledge and trends in developmentally disabilities and medical care.* Implements plan of care as outlined in each individual's medical profile including positioning, play, feeding techniques, behavior modification and attention to ADL skills.* Provides in-service training on medical issues as required.* Record monthly individual progress notes for each individual.* Complete job related tasks as needed.* must be flexible with schedule and open to be On-Call**Other****Requirements**:* ASN required, BSN or MSN preferred.* Current NYS RN license.* Updated First Aid/CPR certifications required.* at least 1 year RN experience* 2-3 years working with adults with developmental disabilities preferred.* Travelling to different assigned IRA## Qualifications### Education**Required**Associates' Level Degree or better in Nursing### Experience**Required****1 year:**RN experience**Preferred****2 years:**working with adults with developmental disabilities preferred.### Licenses & Certifications**Required**Registered Prof. Nurse*Posted:* April 26, 2019
Associated topics: ambulatory, bsn, ccu, domiciliary, hospice, nurse rn, psychatric, surgery, surgical, unit
* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.
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