Seven Hills Foundation Program LPN DayHab (26) in Worcester, Massachusetts
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 Health Care Supervisor and the Assistant Vice President develop, supervise and maintain medical policies and procedures for all persons using Day Habilitation Services.
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 document medical needs and interventions in medical nursing notes and evaluative reports, including the participation in theDay Habilitation Support Plan process and case conferences as required.
Oversee interns, students, volunteers as assigned.
To obtain medical reports and approval of treatment plans from the primary care physicians and maintain a confidential medical file for each participant.
Assist in case record review process as assigned.
To obtain from physicians, written orders for all medication to be given at the program.
As assigned by the Program Manager administer and document administration of medication given within the program.
To provide CPR, First Aid and other pertinent training as trained and assigned.
To transport participants as assigned.
Participate in activities as a member of the Interdisciplinary Team as assigned.
Advise the Program Manager and staff of any medical problems that may hinder a participant’s progress or that may be aggravated by activity at the program.
Complete pre-admission review of medical history and needs of prospective program participants.
To foster the growth of individuals and to treat them with respect, dignity and in an age and culturally appropriate manner
To attend all staff meetings, clinical meetings and inservice trainings which are designated mandatory.
To be familiar with the regulations and statues governing and insuring the human rights of program participants.
Be familiar with, and assist in the implementation of, the Seven Hills Foundation Policies & Procedures, the site’s Program Specific Policies & Procedures and the regulations governing the program.
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with current registration to practice in Massachusetts. Alternate qualifications: RN. Valid driver’s license required. COVID vaccination required.
Schedule: weekdays 730-330 or consider hrs between 830-330
External Company URL: www.sevenhills.org
Street: 799 West Boylston St