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Nonotuck Resource Associates Inc Registered Nurse (RN) in Northampton, Massachusetts

Full-time Registered Nurse – Northampton/Springfield/Greenfield

Job Type: Full-time, exempt. 2 positions available. --Temporary Remote Options Available!!

Who We Are:

Nonotuck Resource Associates, Inc. (www.nonotuck.com) offers Shared Living, Adult Family Care and individualized day services for people with disabilities. Each of our services is dedicated to our mission of providing people with disabilities a choice, a voice and the opportunity to live authentic lives. Nonotuck is currently seeking caring and compassionate individuals who are searching for meaningful work.

Nonotuck Resource Associates Inc. is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. People of color, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Overview

The Registered Nurse for the Adult Foster Care Program is a professional nurse who performs administrative duties in assessing the Adult Foster Care Member working as part of the multidisciplinary team.

Qualifications

  • Graduate of an approved school of professional nursing

  • Licensed registered nurse in the state of Massachusetts

  • Minimum of two (2) years experience in the direct care of the elderly or disabled adults

Salary:

  • Salaried position up to $80,000 annually

  • Excellent benefits

Responsibilities

  • Completes home visits to evaluate potential Members

  • Contacts the Member's Primary Care Physician to obtain medical information and physician clearance for the Adult Foster Care Program

  • Completes and signs the designated screening tool, nursing assessment forms; including the MDS-HC and coordinates all other applicable clinical assessments

  • Develops and reviews on an ongoing basis each Member's AFC Plan of Care

  • Monitor's the Member's health status and reports changes in the health status to the Member's physician

  • Provides routine home visits to Adult Foster Care members

  • Provides case management

  • Selects, trains, evaluates and supervises the AFC Caregiver in conjunction with the Care Manager

  • Provides ongoing training to AFC Caregivers on health and aging

  • Prepares the Plan of Care for the AFC Caregiver

  • Provides case management and participates in multidisciplinary team meetings on a regular and ongoing basis

  • Prepares the plan of care for the AFC caregiver and ensures implementation of the plan of care

  • Coordinates delivery of AFC services with any other health or supportive services

Please visit us at www.nonotuck.com and our Nonotuck Facebook page.

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