$23.00 - $26.00 hourly
  • People Inc.
  • Rochester, NY, USA
  • Apr 02, 2024
Full time Nurse

Job Description

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Hourly pay range: $23 - $26

As directed by the RN, assists with the monitoring and coordination of the delivery of health care services for individuals with developmental disabilities who are living in community based homes. 


  • Assists with monitoring and coordinating the delivery of preventive and routine health care for individuals with developmental disabilities.
  • Adheres to and assists with ensuring facility compliance with all Physician, NP, PA, etc. orders.
  • Completes required nursing care documentation promptly.
  • Assists with coordinating medical program needs with community services, medical providers and other related agencies.
  • Assists with ensuring adequate scheduling and completion of health related exams, appointments, laboratory/diagnostic testing as ordered or required.
  • Safely transports individuals to and from appointments if necessary.
  • Assists with the monitoring of medication administration in the facility.
  • Administers medications, treatments and supplements as assigned.
  • Communicates issues and carries out all directives of overseeing RN and Nursing Administration.
  • Participates as an active member of the Interdisciplinary Team.
  • Maintains compliance with and assists with ensuring facility compliance with all applicable State/Federal regulations and agency policy and procedure.
  • Maintains communication with Medical Liaison, Site Management Team, Service Coordinator and other staff as necessary.
  • Participates in various nursing workgroups as assigned.
  • Provides nursing coverage to all People Inc programs as directed by Nursing Administration.
  • Performs CPR and Strategies for Crisis Intervention and Prevention (SCIP-R).
  • Complies with all agency policies and procedures.
  • Other duties as required by Nursing Administration.
  • Current NYS licensure to practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse.
  • Valid Drivers License that meets agency policy.
  • Ability to meet physical requirements of the position when performing the following: Standing, walking, sitting, bending, stooping, squatting, kneeling and climbing.
  • Lifting requirements of 35 lbs.
  • Ability to lift and transfer individuals manually and mechanically as required by prescribed program/plan.
  • Ability to move, reposition, and place individuals in pieces of equipment.
  • Physical agility and ability to react to emergency situations, including maintaining Strategies for Crisis Intervention and Prevention (SCIP-R) certification as per regulatory guidelines.
  • CPR certification required.