Nursing Job Listing at Commonwealth of Massachusetts in Waltham, MA (Job ID commonwealthma-J28959)

Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Location: Waltham, MA
Application deadline: None
Type: Not specified
Career Level: Not specified
Salary Range: Not specified
Number of Jobs: 1
Relocation Available: No
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NursingRegistered Nurse II

Agency Name:
Dept. of Developmental Services
Official Title:
Registered Nurse II
Functional Title:
Nursing
Occupational Group:
Nursing
Position Type:
Non-Civil Service
Full-Time or Part-Time:
Full-Time and Part-Time
Salary Range:
$51,725.96 to $86,314.28 Annually
Bargaining Unit:
07
Shift:
Multiple
Confidential:
No
Number Of Vacancies:
1
City/Town:
Waltham
Region:
METRO BOSTON
Facility Location:
Metro Residential Services, 411 Waverly Oaks Rd.,

Suite 304, Waltham, MA
POSTING HAS BEEN RE-ISSUED AS END DATE HAD EXPIRED AND ADDRESS HAD CHANGED
Application Deadline:
04-12-2015
Apply Online:
No
Posting ID:
J28959
This position is funded from the Commonwealth''s annual operating budget.Duties:
Acts as medical advocate and medical oversight person for residents in assigned work area. Primary nursing care by assessing, recording health care, administering/supervising treatments, monitoring MAP program. Develops and implements health care plans according with PCP orders and MRS policies. Acts as medical advocate at appointments or through other communication with PCP. Facilitates the communication of medical information to all aspects of the medical team. Acts as liaison for hospitalized residents for family and/or group home. Direct clinical supervision on LPN staff. Provides various trainings to staff within the assigned work area and to be available for trainings in other group homes when deemed necessary. Other related duties as required. Will be required to enter data in specific data basis, email, HCSISI and Meditech. May be required to drive between work sites on a daily basis.
Qualifications:
MINIMUM ENTRANCE REQUIREMENTS:

Applicants must have at least (A) one year of full-time, or equivalent part-time, experience as a registered nurse in a recognized hospital, clinic or medical facility, or (B) any equivalent combination of the required experience and the substitutions below.

Substitutions:

I. A Graduate degree with a major in Nursing may be substituted for the required experience .*

*Education toward such a degree will be prorated on the basis of the proportion of the requirements actually completed.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS FOR ALL LEVELS IN SERIES: Current and valid registration as a professional nurse under the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing . *

*Recent graduates from an approved school of nursing must have applied for the first available registered nurse examination.

Based on assignment, possession of a current and valid Massachusetts Class D Motor Vehicle Operator''s license may be required.
Preferred Qualifications:
Understand and write in the English Language.
Comments:
This is an open continuous posting. Hours and days off vary to meet the needs of the department. Position locations vary from Waltham campus to the South Shore and the Western part of the State. All applicants must be able to pass a criminal background check, pre-employment medical exam. Applicants are required to possess a valid dirivers license as there will be travel between work sites. Applicants must be flexible in schedule. Ability to physically assist and lift individuals.

This is a 24hour/7 days a week staff position. The Department of Developmental Services requires employees in this position to be able to perform "MANDATORY OVERTIME" when circumstances dictate the need.

This position is designated as an "EMERGENCY" POSITION IN THE DEPARTMENT OF Developmental Services EMERGENCY PLAN. THIS MEANS THAT WHENEVER THE GOVERNOR DECLARES THAT THE COMMONWEALTH IS IN A STATE OF EMERGENCY, YOU WILL BE REUIRED TO REPORT TO WORK. Additionally,
Salaries quoted are for full-time status only.

A criminal background check will be completed on the recommended candidate as required by the regulations set forth by the Executive Office of Health and Human Services prior to the candidate being hired. For more information, please visit
http://www.mass.gov/hhs/cori
and click on -Information for Job Applicants-
How To Apply:
Mail cover letter and resume to: Annemarie Lucas, Employment and Staffing, 411 Waverly Oaks Rd,
Suite 304, Waltham, MA 02452

FAX: 781 398-0355
Agency Web Address:
http://www.mass.gov/dmrDiversity Officer:
Lorraine Woodson, Office of Diversity/ Equal Opportunity /Civil Rights Phone # 617-624-7530 TTY # 617-624-7590
An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Females, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

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