The Mentor Network Nurse in Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Nurse Primary Location: United States-IA-IACedar Rapids Function: Clinical
Come join REM Iowain the very important work we do supporting individuals with intellectualdisabilities, brain injury and emotional, behavioral or medicalcomplexities. Our team is fun, creative,and dedicated to making a difference every day in the lives of the people weserve.
This position isMonday - Friday 6am to 2pm.
As a RegisteredNurse (RN) or Licensed Practical Nurse(LPN), you'll carry out rewarding work,playing an integral and crucial role in the success of our organization. Based in community settings, RNs and LPNsprovide assistance with daily activities such as meal preparation, personalhygiene, and medication administration. Also provide nursing services, trainingand support to address the medical needs of individuals with developmentaldisabilities and other complex needs in an 8 person ICF/ID program. RNs and LPNs administer medications, completenursing documentation as needed; compile data and prepares health assessmentsfor team evaluation and review in compliance with agency and ICF regulationsand provide health care related guidance to co-workers. The Nurse coordinatesand monitors on-going individual examinations and orders necessary supplies andmedications.
RNs and LPNs mayalso facilitate community involvement by accompanying individuals on outings inthe community or providing transportation to work or other activities. Inaddition, RNs and LPNs support therapeutic and behavioral plans in partnershipwith clinical staff to enhance the quality of life for those we support.
Whether you haveprevious experience in a role like this, or this just sounds like the type ofimpact you want to make… we want to hear from you! Bring the right attitude, we’ll train youfor success!