Registered Nurse (RN), Alexandria Adult Day Services Center

Location: Alexandria, VA
Date Posted: 05-16-2018
Global Empire, LLC (GHG) is a Healthcare Staffing Company specialized in providing reliable and qualified healthcare professionals for Government contracts nationwide. 
 
We are seeking a Registered Nurse (RN) for a temporary contract at the Alexandria Adult Day Services Center (ADSC), an Adult Day Health Care Program licensed by the Virginia Department of Social Services (VDSS).

Available Position: Registered Nurse (RN)

Work Location: The ADSC, located at 1108 S. Jefferson St., Alexandria, VA, 22314

Background Information: Adult Day Health Care is the provision of personal care and supportive services for dependent adults in a supervised, protective, congregate setting. Adult Day Health Care programs are targeted to persons 60 years of age or older who are frail, have disabilities, and/or who are at risk of institutional placement. Services offered in this setting typically include social and recreational activities, counseling, meals, medications assistance, medical supervision, assistance with activities of daily living such as ambulation, toileting and meals, transportation and support for caregivers. Contract services shall be performed in accordance with the specifications, general clauses, and terms and conditions outlined herein.

Work Schedule: The ADSC permanent staff of six (6) is able to maintain this ratio on a routine basis, however; when staff are on vacation or absent on extended leave, there is a need to utilize temporary staff. The need for temporary staff is often known in advance such as when a staff is scheduled to be on vacation or extended leave. However, there often arises a need for temporary staff with very short notice such as when a staff is out sick. The ADSC is staffed Monday through Friday from 7:00am to 5:30pm. The program itself operates 7:30am – 5:30pm.

Contract Period: The contract initial period will be of two (2) years, with four (4) one (1) year option periods. The Contract period shall commence on the date of award and shall not exceed a six (6) year period.

Description of RN Duties:
1. Take and record vital signs
2. Administer medications
3. Document medication administration
4. Perform health assessment
5. Contact participants’ physicians and family members as needed
6. Contact Emergency Medical Services, EMS, as needed
7. Assistance with ambulation
8. Assistance with transferring
9. Assistance in and out of vehicles
10. Assistance with toileting
11. Assistance with dressing
12. Assistance with eating
13. Assistance during therapeutic recreation activities
14. Meal preparation and service
15. Kitchen clean up
16. Supervision of ADSC participants
17. Other similar tasks associated with an Adult Day Health Care Center

Education and Experience: 
1. Formal education as a RN.
2. Must be licenced the State of Virginia. 
3. Maintain current Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification in accordance with the American Red Cross or the American Heart Association.

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Ana Rowling
Recruiter Manager
GHG
2151 Linglestown Road, Suite 180 Harrisburg, PA 17110
Email: ana@globalhealthcaregroup.com Tel. 717-364-6181  Fax: 717-412-2100 
GHG is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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