Posting Title: Certified Nursing Assistant (Career Day)
Specific Location: New York (Chelsea)
Program Description: BRC began operating its newest program, the Jack Ryan Residence, in August 2011. The Jack Ryan Residence, funded by the NYC Department of Homeless Services, is a 200-bed shelter for homeless men living with mental illness. The program provides a complete range of mental health stabilization, medication management, case management, and medical services aimed at moving residents into permanent housing. The ultimate goal of the program is to place its clients into appropriate, supportive housing within nine months.
Responsible for conducting initial health and ongoing clinical assessments. Oversee medications process and monitor resident compliance; ensure compliance with regulatory agency guidelines; oversee patient care procedures; liaisons with medical providers to ensure medical regimens are followed; coordinate residents medical and psychiatric treatment and follow up; provide training for program staff; participate in case conferences with program staff. Provide emergency first aid/CPR assistance when needed. Related duties as assigned.
CNA Certification. Experience in working with homeless individuals with histories of mental illness and/or substance abuse preferred. Basic computer literacy required. CPR training certification or willingness to take training class in CPR.
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Compensation: $29,705 (15.23/hr)
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