Responsible for assessing the health needs, implementing, and evaluating appropriate health care plans for Spectrum clients. Promotes quality care by supporting Program goals. Prioritizes and coordinates the implementation of consults/referrals for clients and/or works with families to make arrangements to meet medical needs. Actively participates in the development and implementation of client care plans and MDS. Provides 1:1 and group education on health related issues to Spectrum participants, staff and/or family members. Provides clients with personal care as needed. Provides personal care to clients in a timely and effective manner. Follows an individual's personal care plan and maintains records according to professional standards. Develops and maintains a rapport with clients/care givers which assists in the provision of personal care. Provides skilled nursing care, administers medication and treatments according to protocol.
Registered Nurse licensed in Massachusetts
Certified in CPR and First Aid
Minimum of two years of recent nursing experience in the direct care of adults or chronically disabled persons.
About Spectrum Adult Day Health Program
Spectrum Adult Day Heath Program, a program of Lahey Health Continuing Care, provides a specialized and supportive environment for people with Alzheimer's disease and related memory disorders. The only program in the region recognized by the Alzheimer's Association for it's commitment to staff training and support. Our multidisciplinary team of professionals is sensitive, caring, and specially trained to care for individuals with cognitive impairments.
For more information please go to: http://spectrumdayprogram.org/services/
Lahey Health Continuing Care works passionately to address the needs of frail and chronically ill adults, as well as those recovering from illness or injury through a series of services including home health, short-term rehabilitation, assisted living, adult day health and long-term care.
For more information please go to: http://www.laheyhealth.org/continuing-care
We offer a collaborative, forward thinking work environment, opportunity for professional development and career growth and an attractive compensation & benefits package.
How to Apply
Please apply directly online at http://www.laheyhealth.org/engage-with-us/careers. Use the Job ID number 136895. to quickly locate the appropriate job listing. Once you have located the desired job, click on the checkbox in the 'Select' column, and then click the 'Apply Now' button, located at the bottom of the screen.