Atlanta, GA, United States
May 22, 2020
Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities
Jewish Family & Career Services (JF&CS) is a human service agency providing professionally delivered services to individuals and families of all religions, cultures, ages and lifestyles that support self-determination and self-sufficiency. Our vast array of services and programs serve a diverse population. People come to us knowing we will do our best to help them or to point them in the right direction. We hold these values close to our heart:
Commitment and Integrity
Compassion and Respect
Innovation and Collaboration
Responsiveness to Diverse Needs
PART TIME ONLY
JF&CS is now seeking a Part Time Licensed Practical Nurse up to 20 hours per week (Monday-Friday) Evenings (i.e., 3pm-7pm; 4pm-8pm).
: To provide oversight of health care management for clients in the Developmental Disabilities Services Division
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Provide health care oversight and management, and documentation to maintain compliance with agency policies & procedures, Developmental Disabilities Medicaid waiver services, CARF standards and all regulations for clients in the Zimmerman Horowitz Independent Living Program and Day Supports program.
Conduct and document supervisory home visits at least every 60 days, and as needed.
Conduct and document annual skill checks for all staff as needed.
Provide health care oversight to Day Supports clients as needed.
Coordinate medication management for individuals in the Zimmerman Horowitz Independent Living Program.
Consult with staff, clients, family, medical professionals to facilitate health care management for clients.
Attend Individual Service Plan meetings for clients
Conduct in-service trainings as needed for staff.
Monitor annual physicals and coordinate appointments
Provide quarterly review of clients files to ensure compliance with regulatory and licensing bodies.
Maintain excel spread sheet with current data of clients’ care plan, physicals and supervisory home visit schedule.
Provide follow up supervision with clients and staff to resolve client related issues.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
5 year experience as a Licensed Practical Nurse.
Experience with developmental disabilities preferred.Current Georgia licensure as a licensed practical nurse.Computer proficiency.
Education or License