Responsible for assessing consumerâ€™s medical needs, monitoring medications, administering and tracking TB skin tests, monitoring random drug screens, and assisting psychiatrist/nurse practitioner as needed.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Completes medical screening and/or assessment of new clients immediately upon admission according to level of care procedures.
Monitors medication process for individuals living in residential facilities including supervision of medication distribution, supervising self-administration process.
Prepares Medication Administration Record (MAR).
Provides on-going consumer education (group and individual) regarding medications.
Implements and monitor procedures for random urine drug screens to ensure that each individual is screened as appropriate.
Meets quality expectations of accuracy, completeness, and is responsive to feedback.
Meets quantity expectations of volume consistent with peers and relative to time in position.
Meets timeliness expectations of completing work as scheduled, demonstrating self-paced performance and adjusting priorities as needed.
Participates in weekly staff and clinical meetings.
Cross-trains and supports other divisions as needed or requested by supervisor.