Minimum Qualifications East Duncan IRA Mayflower IRA Orchard ICF
185 E Duncan Hill Rd. 55 Mayflower Ave. 22 Sinpatch Rd.
Dover Pl, NY 12522 Dover Pl, NY 12522Wassaic NY 12592
Permanent Qualifications: Candidates must possess or be eligible to obtain a license to practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse in New York State.
Transfer Qualifications: Candidates must currently be a permanent Licensed Practical Nurse.
Duties Description POSITION DESCRIPTION:
This LPN is needed to provide hands on nursing coverage for the medically involved individuals who reside in three homes, based out of East Duncan IRA. Nursing oversite will be provided by the Nurse 2, with administrative oversite provided by the Nurse Administrator 1.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Duties include, but are not limited to:
• Ensure that all medications and treatments required on that shift are performed and implemented as written, and the data is recorded.
• Provides documentation as needed
• Ensures that the following documentation is accurate and available such as The Ready to Go, monthly MAR, Consents, Current Scripts
• Completes assigned Quarterly Notes and re-writes
• Maintains tickler for OTC expiration dates and OTC orders for the individuals
• Monitors/supervises insulin administration, administering influenza vaccines, along with PO daily medications/treatments
• Provided first aide to individuals and monitor vital signs as needed and reporting to the Nurse 2 their findings
• Acts a liaison between the ICF and IRA Residential staff and the Registered Nurse.
• Purchasing and organizing med room supplies
• Other duties as assigned
NOTE: You must have a valid driver’s license to apply as travel is a part of the duties involved in this position. This may include a state-owned vehicle, as available, or the employee’s own car. An employee who uses his/her own car will be reimbursed at current negotiated rates.
Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.
Notes on ApplyingInterested candidates should submit a cover letter detailing how you meet the minimum qualifications and a current resume to the Taconic DDSOO Human Resources Office. Please provide your social security number for service certification and transfer eligibility determination process. Also, be sure to include the vacancy number on this announcement on your resume.
Taconic DDSO – Human Resources
25 Center Circle
Wassaic, New York 12592
Phone: 845-877-6821 ext. 3367
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