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Community RN

HOME SWEET HOME SUPPORTIVE LIVING Florissant ,MO
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Part-Time
Job Description

Please complete an application on our website. HomeSweetHomeLiving.com
Any questions please call 314-458-8272 or 314-938-6545.

  • JOB SUMMARY

    HSHSL’s Community RN’s job function is to monitor the health, safety and needs of the consumers

    receiving residential services. In addition, to provide appropriate delegation and supervision of

    Unlicensed Assistive Personnel (UAP) or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) who perform such duties as

    medication administration and other nursing tasks, when applicable, and document those activities.

    DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

     Community RN must take the Community RN orientation training within 90 days, which is

    offered though the Regional Office at least quarterly.

     The RN must provide 1.25 hours per month, face-to-face monthly assessment of each consumer

    within the first 1 week of month; the hours may be combined and distributed within HSHSL.

    They must also be on call for 2 hours a week.

     A Monthly Health Summary and Monthly review, analysis and documentation of findings based

    on specified categories must be completed monthly. Payments are not rendered until all

    assessments and paperwork are completed and submitted.

     Community RNs are required to be current in CPR & First Aid certifications and Positive

    Behavior Support training, Abuse and Neglect, and Confidentiality training. Additionally,

    Community RNs must have a current Missouri RN license and background check on file.

     Community RN’s monthly service log and community RN’s monthly health summary paperwork

    must be completed monthly, which will include assessment, labs, review of physician orders,

    review of medications, review of records, delegating nursing tasks/specialized

    instruction/supervision.

     Community RNs are responsible for the provision of guidance and ongoing evaluation for the

    delegated nursing task. The RN will be provided with a form for “Delegation of Specified

    Nursing Tasks” to document non-licensed staff training, competency and delegation of specific

    tasks for consumers. The form is consumer and staff-specific. It is not required for delegation of

    medication administration that is covered within the scope of their medication administration

    training and certification.

     In the event that the consumer no longer requires the specified delegated task, the RN Delegation

    for Specified Nursing Task Form can be rescinded by the Delegating RN.

     HSHSL’s Community RN will be required to take vital signs and if possible a weight on

    consumers every month. This will help HSHSL to intervene quickly if vitals are abnormal.

     Instruct and teach a Mel Level class once or twice a month.

     Complete dental forms.

     Quality assurance.

  •  Discharges of HSHSL clients from hospitals.

     Delegations of duties to HSHSL employees.

     Participate in consumer referrals, meet & greets, marketing and communications with the State.

     Participate with correspondence in response to state documents.

     Monitor and look over day program books and notes.

     Other duties as apply.

    ***EXCELLENT GRAMMAR a must and the ability to edit documents, TYPE at least 40 WPM,

    COMPUTER SKILLS, Interpersonal Skills and COMMUNICATION SKILLS.

    LOCATION: North County St. Louis Mo at this time.

    HOME SWEET HOME SUPPORTIVE LIVING

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