RHD Brandywine Hills Group Home is a residential program for 8 adults with serious mental illness. Services focus on skill building in illness management and community living, maximizing quality of life, and reducing the need for inpatient hospitalizations.
Brandywine Hills is seeking:
Part time Registered Nurses to work Saturdays and Sundays 8-4 and 4-12
PRN Registered Nurses to work 8-30 hours per per month. Shifts are available x7 days, 8-4 and 4-12
A TEMPORARY FT Registered Nurse ( Monday-Friday 4-12) , with the opportunity to transition to PT/PRN.
Collaborate with Unit Director and a multidisciplinary team in providing high quality health care services to adults in a residential setting.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Support residents in establishing and maintaining optimal physical and mental health
Assess mental and physical health needs/concerns on a daily basis
Provide counseling as needed to residents on chronic health care issues
Facilitate psychoeducational groups in support of mental and physical health
Maintain standards for medication documentation, ordering, storage, and disposal that is in accordance with DSAMH, CARF, LLAM, RHD regulations
Attend weekly treatment team to collaborate with psychiatrist in supporting the mental health of residents.
Schedule, attend, and follow up on medical appointments in accordance with DSAMH, CARF, RHD regulations
Provide education to staff on health issues relevant to the population and residential setting
Communicate with pharmacy, medical personnel, and other community supports in on an ongoing basis to assure resident needs are met
Provide support in urgent or crisis situations (in person or via telephone)
Must be a Delaware Licensed Registered Nurse
Driver's License required
One year working with the mentally ill population
Ability to multi task and work cooperatively as part of a multidisciplinary team that includes CNA's, clinicians, psychiatrists
LLAM trained RN's preferred
Residential experience preferred
Resources for Human Development is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic
information, veteran, or disability status.
Resources for Human Development is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, veteran, or disability status.