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Living Resources LPN/Case Manager Assistant  in Capital Region, New York

LPN/Case Manager Assistant

EOE StatementWe are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Description

Full-time, 35 hours/week - $24/hour

Living Resources is a non-profit agency dedicated to providing life-enhancing services for people with developmental disabilities in safe and nurturing environments.Living Resources’ purpose is to provide high quality care, protection and growth opportunities and to impart respect, dignity and self-worth. Living Resources works with, and for, families – by providing peace of mind. All employees are to be respectful and supportive of families. We are working with them as partners, providing care and services.

To work for Living Resources is to make a difference in the lives of others. Living Resources provides individuals with disabilities and special needs the support they need to thrive and lead active, full lives. For many Living Resources employees, their work becomes an experience where they find fulfillment and develop both personally and professionally.

The LPN/Case Manager Assistant Responsibilities

Monitors and maintains medication area:

  • Monitors and maintains proper storage of medications at residence.

  • Ensures that expired medications (including OTC) and treatments are disposed of properly.

  • Follows controlled substance policy for counting, storage, administration and disposal.

  • Verifies medications are properly labeled, correspond correctly to prescriber's order and the MAR.

  • Performs weekly medication counts and order medications from pharmacy.

  • Ensures the overall cleanliness of the medication administration area and assists the RN with infection control of this area.

Schedules MD and other clinical appointments as directed by the RN:

  • Creates consults to communicate with provider and ensures proper documentation is sent to provider as directed.

  • Attends appointments with individual as needed.

  • Communicates with RN regarding the outcome of appointment (new orders, med changes, recommendations, etc.)

Exempt/Non-ExemptNon-Exempt

Full-Time/Part-TimeFull-Time

LocationLiving Resources Corp

Position Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS:

The LPN shall be licensed and currently registered by the New York State Department of Education. At least one-year experience working with the developmentally disabled, is preferred.

Valid NYS Driver's License required.

We offer Excellent benefits including Health, Dental & Vision insurance, Health Reimbursement Account, Payment in lieu of Health insurance, Tuition Assistance, Retirement Programs and we have a Free Onsite Fitness Center in our main office in Albany!

This position is currently accepting applications.

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