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||Registered Professional Nurse
|Short Description of the Job.
||Residential Registered Professional Nurse
|Complete Description of the Job.
||40 Hours/Week, 4 or 5 day work week
On Call As Scheduled
Graduate of an accredited School of
Nursing with current NYS license to
practice as a Registered Professional
Nurse. One year experience working as an
RPN in an agency or facility for
developmentally disabled individuals
preferred. Valid NYS driverís license
acceptable to Agency insurance standards.
Performs a variety of nursing duties as
part of interdisciplinary team member.
Works under the direct supervision of
Supervising Registered Nurse.
1. Participates in recruitment of nursing
staff by interviewing and recommending job
2. Interviews, supervises and evaluates
3. Functions as an interdisciplinary team
member in the following way:
a. development of Pre-
b. participation in 30-Day
Post-Admission evaluation and formulation
of a Health Care Plan
c. responsible for writing,
implementing and monitoring nursing Health
d. development of Discharge
e. participation in Quarterly
Reviews and physicals
f. participation in Annual
g. the planning and
implementation of the training of
h. monthly nursing notes
i. monthly bed safety checks
j. annual risk assessments
k. annual self med
All reports will be made
in writing, and entered in the resident
4. Provides direct services to individuals
in the areas of nursing and health care.
a. evaluating individuals
b. developing, reviewing, and
revising Health Care Plan for all
c. insuring health appraisal
procedures, visual acuity
d. review of medications at
e. attendance at individual's
medical appointments when deemed necessary
f. teaching, providing, and
coordinating an individual program plan,
including activities of daily living, to
promote and maintain optimal
physical and mental functioning
g. visiting each consumer who
is ill to evaluate the individuals
immediate physical condition and to make
recommendations for medical
h. Independently transfers
service recipients to and from wheelchair,
bathroom facilities, therapy table, bed
and any other transfers as
i. scheduling consumer
5. Provide indirect nursing care services.
a. Participation in planning
and implementation of training of direct
care personnel in the areas of:
1. detecting signs of
illness of dysfunction that warrant
medical or nursing intervention
2. first aid in the
presence of accident or illness
4. overview of the
course of MR, developmental disabilities
and Blood Borne Pathogens
5. basic skills
required to meet the health needs and
problems of the clients
b. The documentation of
updating of annually required in-service.
c. Direct communication with
physicians and other health or medical
d. Participation in the
review and completion of incident and
e. Review and recommendation
of infection control specific to health,
nursing, and/or medical policies.
f. maintain medical supplies
6. Monitors and ensures that the
dieticians plans are carried out.
7. Participates in Agency in service
8. Performs all job duties in a safe
manner by observing all Agency safety
rules, procedures and practices.
9. Performs all other duties assigned by
the Director of Residential Services or
Supervising Registered Professional Nurse.
||Community/Social Services and Nonprofit
||Salary Range: $54,496.00 to $54,496.00 per Year
|| Saratoga Bridges
16 Saratoga Bridges Blvd
Ballston Spa, NY 12020
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