LPN Nurse Administrator
Bowery Residents' Committee

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Post Date: Jun 11, 2020
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: - n/a -
Salary: $54,113
Location: US - New York
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Description
PROGRAM DESCRIPTION:

Funded by the NYC Department of Homeless Services, the Boulevard is a 101-bed homeless shelter that houses mentally ill men. The program provides a complete range of mental health stabilization, medication management, case management and medical services. The ultimate goal of the program is to place its clients into appropriate, supportive housing within nine months.

HOURS:                                    

Full time, 37.5 hours per week

Sunday - Thursday; 7:00a - 3:30p

DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:      

Supervise CNAs. Develop policies, protocols and forms regarding medications and health management. Administer medication. Make referrals for medical treatment; and follow-up with psychiatric rehabilitation programs, treating physicians, pharmacies, and other treatment collaterals. Serve as the primary medical case manager for assigned clients. Provide individual and group therapy; medical referrals. Facilitate in-service trainings for staff and residents. Attend case conferences as needed. Manage client health needs. Run health-related educational groups. Basic health assessment including blood pressure check, weight, etc. and referrals as appropriate. Participation in treatment team meetings. Assist in organizing and participating in goal development and related activities. Weekly chart documentation and interaction with medical and psychiatric providers. Maintain medication administration record and controlled substance log. Monitor and count medication and medication supply. Related duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:

LPN license required. Experience in psychiatric and medical nursing preferred. Excellent organizational skills. Basic computer literacy required.

ABOUT BRC:

BRC is among the most comprehensive, effective, and fastest growing agencies in NYC serving homeless New Yorkers. With a $91 million budget and over 1000 employees, BRC has 29 programs throughout the New York City area that work together to form a seamless continuum of caring and effective services to meet all of a client's needs. We employ a holistic approach, helping clients achieve health, wellness, and economic self-sufficiency, offering an array of housing and services for more than 10,000 of New York's neediest residents. BRC has an entrepreneurial culture with a track record of innovation. BRC is highly successful and has been recognized for it. BRC was presented with the Community Impact Award at the New York Housing Conference 45th Annual Awards, recognizing BRC's HomeStretch Housing project Landing Road. Staff at BRC works together collaboratively to address some of the greatest social challenges of our City and does so using a compassionate and respectful approach. In our most recent survey, 95% of our employees said they would recommend BRC as a good place to work. For more information about BRC, please see our website at BRC.org


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