NSP LPN

Leake & Watts Services Inc Brooklyn, NY
Overview

The Nurse will provide direct triage or first aide medical care and medication administration along with direct medical support to persons served.

Responsibilities

* Being on call for emergencies with prompt response time

* Monitoring and documenting all occurrences of shift and logging

* Maintaining MARS, referrals, labs and follow ups for person served

* Notifying management of and follow ups in any emergency medical care for consumers

* Calculating, monitoring, and analyzing reports regarding medication administration and lab results

* Ensuring effective medical care, proper documentation, and reporting of all administration of medication to person served

* Working closely with staff and person served to ensure medical well-being of all persons served within a safe and clean environment

* Working closely with staff and person served to ensure medical well-being of all persons served within a safe and clean environment

* Providing immediate reports to managers of any discrepancies found on the Medication Administration sheets or in the person served medical care

* Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

* LPN or RN (current and active NYS Licensure)

* LPN with 2 years of clinical/case management or RN NYS nursing License with minimum 2 years of experience

* Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel)

* Experienced in medication administration, first aid and triage

* Able to encourage positive attitude toward consumer's capabilities and limitations

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