To advocate for all medical needs of assigned program participants focusing on optimal health for all individuals. To perform required nursing activities including medication administration, documentation and direct support.
In conjunction with the Director and Assistant Vice President, develop, supervise and maintain medical policies and procedures for all persons using the service.
To provide direct support and training in relevant program areas to staff and participants.
Provide assistance as needed for program participants’ personal care needs including dining, toileting and transfers.
To coordinate medical services with each person’s personal physician/clinic in conjunction with residential providers and families.
To provide first aid and emergency care and triage to participants and staff within the program and provide follow-up care as designated by the physician.
To cover other ASPiRE day programs in Worcester and Devens on a rotating float basis as assigned.
Registered nurse (RN) with current registration to practice in Massachusetts. Minimum of (2) Years experience with adults. Experience with people with developmental disabilities or dementia preferred. Valid driver’s license required.