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Registered Nurse

Company: Anderson Center for Autism
Location: Staatsburg
Posted on: May 13, 2022

Job Description:

Description***NEW AND EXCITING NEWS! Anderson Center for Autism has implemented a generous RETENTION/SIGN-ON BONUS of $1500 for all new full-time employees!***$500 - in the 4th month of employment$500 - in the 5th month of employment$500 - in the 6th month of employmentWe offer a Flexible 8hr work day with generous time between on-call responsibilitiesPay rate starting at $33.65 with increases for degree, years of experience, and DD certificationCome join our dynamic team of Nurses who care for children and adults with Autism. We are located on a beautiful scenic campus in the Hudson Valley. The Nurse is an integral part of the Anderson Center for Autism clinical team providing nursing care and treatment to our individuals. Additionally, the Nurse is a resource to both staff and students regarding medical/health issues.Responsibilities:+ Responses to calls reporting changes in conditions are investigated and followed up in a timely manner.+ Documentation of findings is clear and spells out action taken and outcome. Includes dissemination of information to all appropriate team members.+ Physician is notified of all changes in condition when necessary in an appropriate and timely manner.+ Information obtained at committees/meetings is shared with appropriate staff.+ Any medication related issues, i. e., side effects, adverse effects, allergic reaction, and/or lack of expected response to medication are identified accurately, treated appropriately, shared with appropriate staff, and documented clearly.+ Nurse is available to answer any questions that may arise. Families and staff are notified of medical issues; medication changes; and other related issues as they occur.+ Communication is done in a professional manner promoting a clear understanding of information.Requirements:+ Must have a current NYS license to practice as a Registered Professional Nurse (generous compensation for certification in Developmental Disabilities Nursing).+ Experience with the Autistic/Developmentally Disabled population preferred, but will train the right candidate+ Must complete one week orientation and maintain training or qualifications as they relate to Anderson Center for AutismBenefits:+ College partnerships that provide discounts+ Scholarships available!+ 403B with company match+ Agency Sponsored activities (Volleyball, Bowling, etc.)+ Medical, Dental, Vision, FSA+ And much more, see link belowAnderson Center for Autism offers our Employees a generous benefits package: https://www.andersoncenterforautism.org/benefitsThis position description in no way states or implies that the responsibilities listed are the only duties to be performed by the person filling this position. The person in the position may be required to perform other duties as necessitated by the situation or requested by his/her supervisor.Anderson Center for Autism is committed to provide a diverse workforce by ensuring that discrimination barriers to equal employment opportunity and upward mobility do not exist here. Equal opportunity means employment, development, and promotion of individuals without consideration of race, color, disability, religion, age, gender, gender identity and expression, marital status, national origin, sexual orientation, veteran status, or citizenship status, unless there is a bona fide occupational requirement which excludes a person in one of these protected groups. EOE

Keywords: Anderson Center for Autism, Danbury , Registered Nurse, Healthcare , Staatsburg, Connecticut

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