Are you looking for a rewarding career, which creates meaningful, independent, and productive lives for the individual's Able2 serves?
Join the Able2 Family!
Able2 prides itself on hiring caring employees whose main goal is to enhance the quality of life of the people we serve. Able2 has been around since the 1950's and has a long history of compassion and dedication to the individuals in our community. We are looking for passionate employees like you to continue our mission.
Since the 1950's, Able2 has been the premier provider of comprehensive services in our area to people with developmental disabilities.
Today, we are serving hundreds of adults along with their families from Chemung County and the surrounding areas. All of our services are designed to facilitate the flexible arrangements of preferred and needed services, individually tailored to the unique needs and personal goals of each person.
Are you looking for a career with true fulfillment? Do you
have a passion of helping individuals with disabilities?
Look no further, Able2 is the place for you!
At Able2, we take pride in enhancing the quality of life of the people we serve and have a long history of compassion and dedication to the individuals in our community. Able2 couldn't incorporate these core values without employees like you so apply today!
Able2 is currently seeking an RN for hours between Monday and Friday Day Shift (along with rotating on call responsibilities), to provide services to our residential locations throughout the Chemung area. In this position you will be responsible for providing nursing care to individuals with disabilities, and ensure their safety is being met.
As a Registered RN the hourly rate ranges from $22.06/hr to $24.84/hr depending on experience. As a full time employee, you will accrue paid time off starting day one. Need insurance? Desire low benefit premiums? Upon hire, as a full time employee, you can select benefit elections and have insurance effective the month following a thirty day enrollment deadline. With additional incentives such as 401K, basic life insurance and employee referral bonuses, Able2 provides you with stability as well as a better purpose.
As an RN, your responsibilities would include, but are not limited to:
Assume responsibility for nursing activities relating directly and indirectly to quality care, assuring that State and Federal regulations are met. Provide instruction in quality nursing care and assist in direct resident care as needed.
Perform treatments and procedures as ordered by physicians.
Observe symptoms, reactions and needs of assigned consumers.
Insure all needed appointments, evaluations and medical follow-up are completed as recommended.
Insure ordering of prescribed medications for consumers. Maintain accurate prescription inventory logs. Conduct monthly medical chart audits.
Communicate pertinent information to appropriate parties. Attend consumer meetings. Document medical information in appropriate log. Participate in committee meetings as assigned. Maintain effective communication with physicians. Insure documentation of medical information on incident reports as required..
Train staff in all health related issues and procedures. Participate/instruct in Orientation and other training as assigned. Assist in establishing and monitoring infection control procedures.
Implement the Hepatitis B Vaccination Program for staff as assigned. Perform TB screenings for new/existing employees. Maintain up-to-date screening and vaccination records for employees as assigned.
Coordinate with Nursing Supervisor and other RNs to assure medical needs are being met at all residential facilities. Provide RN oversight to other programs as assigned. Assume Nurse-on-Call responsibilities as needed/scheduled.
Assist in formulation and writing of medical policies and procedures as assigned.
Qualifications and Requirements:
Must be currently Registered NYS Licensed RN.
Prefer at least one (1) year medical-surgical nursing experience.
Physical ability to be on feet all day and perform lifting/positioning of consumers as required by responsibilities listed below.
Ability to provide technical expertise to paraprofessionals.
Possess a valid driver’s license, driving record acceptable to agency insurance carrier and access to reliable transportation.
Availability to assume Nurse-on-Call responsibilities on a rotating basis.
Able2 Enhancing Potential is an equal opportunity employer. Able2 Enhancing Potential does not discriminate in employment on account of race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship stats, ancestry, age, sex (including sexual harassment), sexual orientation, marital status, physical or mental disability, military status or unfavorable discharge from military service.