Disabilities Registered Nurse - Manage Your Own Schedule - Malden, Massachusetts - NurseRecruiter.com

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Malden , Massachusetts, 02148

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Position Summary:

The Disabilities Registered Nurse works with adults with developmental disabilities who receive services through Mass Health. They work to ensure the medical component of the programs are completed and assist the Program Manager with administrative responsibilities. The Disabilities Registered Nurse manages their own schedule, ensuring that required visits and paperwork are completed in a timely manner. The Disabilities Registered Nurse may assist with back up coverage for the Program Manager during absence due to illness or vacation.

Essential Job Functions:

• Assist in the evaluation of potential program participants in conjunction with the Program Manager
• Complete client AFC intakes (interview, communicate with collateral contacts, complete enrollment paperwork) for all new clients enrolling in the AFC program
• Oversee a caseload of AFC clients in the community. Most locations will be north of Boston and in the Greater Boston area, but some may also be located south of Boston. The Disabilities Nurse must complete the following for their caseload: semi-annual participant health status reports, visiting the client in their home at least once every 60 days, review/supervise the provisions of personal care via phone and file review at least once every 30 days
• Assist the Program Manager with administrative duties as assigned
• Act as the liaison with the primary care physician and families to obtain participant's medical information and to communicate participants' health related needs
• Monitor the health status of the participants and provide training for staff regarding participants' health related needs

Educational/Experience Requirements:

• Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
• Currently Licensed as a Registered Nurse to practice in the Commonwealth of MA
• Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (excel, word, outlook, power point)

Job Requirements

Graduate of an accredited school of nursing and currently Licensed as a Registered Nurse to practice in the Commonwealth of MA

Location

Malden, Massachusetts , 02148

Employment Type

Permanent

Compensation

Compensation depending on education, experience, and certification

Employer

Jewish Family and Children's Service

Date Posted

Sep 22nd, 2017

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