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Nurse Consultant (RN)

Unique and exciting nursing position with Bay Cove Long Term Supports Services. Come be a part of our dedicated and caring nursing team and partner with individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities living in group homes in the Boston area.


Convenient flexible schedules (no nights, weekends or holidays,) small case load, low pressure job, positive supportive work environment and great benefit package; including 11 holidays, 3 weeks of vacation, 3 personal days and 9 sick days annually! No experience required, willing to train but DD experience is a plus!


Schedule:

  • Full Time – 40 hours per week
  • Very Flexible Scheduling - typically Monday-Friday 10-6 but open to discussion

Ideal Candidate:

Someone who is passionate about DD Nursing and is a strong advocate for adults with disabilities. Someone who is compassionate, an excellent teacher/trainer in informal settings as well small classroom settings, and is a team player. Someone who possesses basic computer skills for recording medical information. Experience with individuals with developmental disabilities is a plus.


Job Summary:

The Nurse Consultant (RN) is responsible for providing direct nursing care, monitoring the health care of individuals in the assigned caseload and assisting them with accessing appropriate health care. The Nurse Consultant is also responsible for monitoring the medication system and providing health related training to staff and individuals. The Nurse Consultant will be responsible for the clinical supervision of LPN's in the assigned caseload.


The Nurse Consultant contributes to Bay Cove’s mission by providing effective and compassionate services and through advocacy, education and leadership. This is an exempt position, and does require on-call consultation and responsibilities.


Essential Functions of the Position:

  • Actively participate on clinical teams, consult with Program Director(s), Senior Program Director(s) and Nurses to advocate for health and wellness needs of individuals in programs through on going consultation with program management, staff/clinical meetings, and supervision.
  • Monitor, evaluate and make recommendations regarding medical issues.
  • Facilitate communication with program staff and medical professionals including meeting with them as necessary, regarding medication and or health care needs of individuals.
  • Advocate for access to high quality health care for individuals.
  • Provide training to staff and individuals on health care topics, such as diabetes blood pressure monitoring, insulin management, g-tube and j-tube feedings, skin care, health care documentation, etc.
  • Complete documentation and maintain records such as nursing notes, health care assessments, or health care treatment plans.
  • Monitor medical record keeping systems and Medication Administration Program (MAP) to ensure compliance with all State and Federal regulations.
  • Provide direct nursing care to individuals as needed.
  • Provide clinical supervision of LPN’s in the assigned caseload
  • Act as on-call consultant to staff on a rotating schedule.
  • Performs all other duties and projects as assigned by the DHS, Dir. Care Coordination or VP of LTSS

Requirements for the Position:

  • Massachusetts Licensed Registered Nurse (RN)
  • Proficient in clinical and professional interpersonal skills, verbal, writing, and computer skills
  • Valid Driver's license
  • Use of personal cellular telephone and vehicle for work purposes

Bay Cove Mission:

Bay Cove Human Services partners with people to overcome challenges and realize personal potential.


Mission Traits:

  • Utilizes a flexible and responsible work style that meets evolving needs of the agency.
  • Works with integrity and respects the dignity and value of all individuals.
  • Exhibits mission through job knowledge, pride in work role, and advocacy.
  • Promotes diversity and inclusion of all individuals.
  • Works in a collaborative, compassionate manner with stakeholder/ partners


Nurse Consultant (RN)

Unique and exciting nursing position with Bay Cove Long Term Supports Services. Come be a part of our dedicated and caring nursing team and partner with individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    July 29, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Salary

Up to $76,000

Location

On-site
66 Canal St, Boston, MA 02114, USA

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