This Registered Nurse will be responsible for the nursing rounds in the specific Allegheny County Homes as directed by the HSS/AHSS. This is a professional porition which involves providing direct nursing care to persons with developmental and physical disabilities and maintaining their medical records to comply with current nursing practive and state regulation. This position reports to the Health Services Supervisor and Assistant Health Services Supervisor.
Responsibilities Incude but are not limited to the following:
+ Administering medications per Merakey/AVS policy and procedure
+ Provide clinical assessemtns to the individuals.
+ Implement Health Related Protection Policy and Procedure as needed
+ Recording seizure activity as needed
+ Avatar documentation
+ Visual assessments
+ Performing heights and weights as ordered
+ Generating Health Care plans and maintaing
+ Updating and reviewing Daily Care Checklists
+ Medical Assessments and Goal Plans
+ Prepaing MARs
+ Checking in medications in assigned homes
+ Assisting in program coverage as assigned
+ RN license with 1 year of experience.
+ Genuine Interest in working with individuals with physical and developmental disabilities
+ Current and valid Pennsylvania drivers license and reliable transportation.
Merakey is seeking a Full Time RN for 1st shift in Allegheny County to join our IDD division.
EOE Protected Veterans/Disability Associated topics: coronary, infusion, intensive, intensive care unit, maternal, nurse, nurse clinical, staff nurse, 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.