Cape Abilities Health Care Supervisor - RN in Hyannis, Massachusetts
GENERAL SUMMARY Provides direct care & coordination of medical services to program participants. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS* Provides direct care, as needed. Provides training in relevant health topics for staff & clients, as needed. Coordinates medical services with each participant?s primary physician or medical clinic. Oversees all health care services provided to program participants. Participates in the ongoing interdisciplinary evaluation & review of each participant?s needs & status. Obtains reports & approval of treatment plans from primary physicians. Documents recommendation in participants? records resulting from periodic reviews. Advises program management & staff of any medical problems that may hinder a participant?s progress or that may be negatively impacted by program activities. Completes, signs &/or reviews monthly progress notes in accordance with regulations established by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts-Executive Office of Health & Human Services (EOHHS). Serves as mandated reporter for suspected cases of abuse &/or neglect to the Disabled Persons Protection Commission (DPPC). OTHER DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES Performs additional duties, as assigned. COMPETENCIES Total Quality Management: Is dedicated to providing the highest quality services which meet the needs & requirements of internal & external customers; is committed to continuous improvement through empowerment & performance management; creates a learning environment leading to the most efficient & effective work processes. Adaptability: Able to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events; manages competing dem&s; changes approach or method to best fit the situation; inspires others to be adaptable to change. Ethics, Values & Diversity: Promotes an appropriate & effective work environment & strives to ensure that the agency?s core values & beliefs are applied during all circumstances; genuinely cares about people; deals effectively with all races, nationalities, cultures, disabilities, ages, lifestyle choices & genders; supports equal & fair treatment & opportunity for all; adheres to & promotes the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA); advocates for the rights & interests of individuals with disabilities to maximize their potential in the programs & communities of their choice. Integrity & Trust: Is respectful, truthful, & transparent; keeps confidences; takes ownership & responsibility for decisions & outcomes. Problem Solving & Judgment: Probes all useful & constructive sources to find pertinent answers; can analyze issues, identify problems & work toward appropriate solutions; collaborates with others or as part of a team; displays willingness to make decisions; makes timely decisions; exhibits sound & accurate judgment. Oral & Written Communications: Speaks clearly, appropriately & effectively with a diverse group of individuals; is an active listener & gets clarification when necessary; participates constructively in meetings; is able to write clearly & succinctly; is able to communicate clearly in a variety of settings & situations. PREPARATION, KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES Registered Nurse (RN) licensed by the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing. Minimum 1-year prior experience in a community health setting. Must be able to effectively communicate in both verbal & written form with coworkers & supported individuals & read fluently. Valid driver?s license in the state of Massachusetts required. Successful completion of all state & Agency mandated trainings required upon hire. Must be compassionate & patient. SEE WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL DEMANDS When Applying.