Registered Nurse

The Mentor Network
Gaithersburg, MD
Feb 15, 2018
Feb 16, 2018
Full Time
Registered Nurse Primary Location: MD//-MDGaithersburg//-8 Metropolitan Ct Function: Clinical Description**Every person needsthe support of others, but we look for very special people to support theseniors and adults we serve//.**As a **Registered Nurse** with _Revel Adult Day Health_ , you ll be one of those special people//. _Revel Adult Day Health_ offers a continuum ofservices and supports for elders, including those with complexmedical or rehabilitative needs//. Our services help those we serve feeltheir best and be as active as they would like to be//. Our caring staffworks with each participant to create an individualized Plan ofCare that fits their needs and interests//. For one adult, this may meanhelp managing an illness such as diabetes//. For another, it may mean socialactivities; help with medications and meals tailored to their special dietaryneeds//. Depending on each person s unique needs, the care plan may includeservices such as nursing care, social activities, healthy,delicious meals, and transportation to and from their local center//._Revel Adult DayHealth_ is seeking a dynamic and passionateperson to serve as **Registered Nurse** and provide nursing services, training, and support to address themedical, behavioral, and psychiatric needs of individuals//.**Specific tasks include:**+ Conducting a complete assessment of each individualreferred to the program+ Participating in the development and implementationof care plans and supervises, in conjunction with the physicians, the medicalcomponents of the plan//. Reviews documents and revises all nursing/nursingrelated care plans on a regular basis+ Ensuring that current and complete medical recordsand reports are in accordance with regulatory and corporate standards,including medication administration records and physician s orders+ Developing training flow charts specific to eachindividual receiving services, provides and documents medical skills trainingto clients, mentors, respite providers, staff, and where appropriate, thebiological family+ Participating as a member of the case management teamor Plan of Care //(POC//) team member, evaluates the medical needs of eachindividual for initial POC, ensures the goals and objectives are medicallyindicated, and generates ongoing health care protocols for the specific medicalconditions outlined in the POC and revises as necessary+ Overseeing the management of high//-risk medicalconditions and all care providers to ensure continuity of care+ Maintaining contact with primary care physiciansand specialists, and, when indicated, attends doctor visits with individualreceiving services//. Promotes health and wellness for individuals and ensuresnursing actions and steps are put in place for prevention+ Administering medications according to establishedguidelines//. Provides documentation for all medications given and reviewsmedication administration records for compliance+ May actively participate in IDT meetings, QualityImprovement meetings, Administration meetings, and others as designated byleadership+ Providing consultation and technical assistance tostaff and other caregivers regarding all care issues//. May be required tocoordinate, organize medical needs home care services+ Will actively participate in quality improvementand educational programs+ Will assist in training support staff in dailyfunctions within their roles

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