Company: East Alabama Medical Center
Posted on: November 19, 2021
Summary: Responsible for the supervision and safety of
individuals. Responsible for overseeing and coordinating
implementation of treatment/service plans, including behavior
management and contingency programs. Provides instruction in Basic
Living Skills and Family Support and Education as outlined in the
individual's treatment plan and under the direction of clinical
staff. Individual Care: Supervises individual activities, including
completion of daily chores, outings, training, grooming, bathing,
toileting, meal-time activities. Ensures individual safety. Follows
a schedule of activities. Monitors individual physical and mental
health, ensuring that individual needs are met and maintained.
Assists individuals as needed, to include lifting and other
physical intervention as needed. May administer individual
medication as prescribed by a physician and accompany individuals
to medical appointments. Reports and documents incidents and/to
unusual problems to supervisory or on-call staff. Models
appropriate social skills. Ensures individual rights are observed
and protected. Ensures individual clothing needs are met and that
consumer is provided a suitable living environment. Completes
program chores as assigned; i.e. sweeping, dusting, cooking,
shopping, washing and drying individual clothing, changing linen.
Follows menus approved by dietitian. Assists with menu planning
(when making substitutions to menus ensure approval by dietitian),
following menus, and preparation of meals. Ensures that meals are
served family style and that appropriate table manners are modeled
by staff during meal time. Ensures compliance with special diets.
May schedule individual appointments for needed services (medical,
dental, etc.). Responsible for reporting refusal of medications,
medication side effects, or any problems with medication
administration to nursing staff. Program Services: Assists in
implementation of the individual's treatment, habilitation, and/or
service plans. Assists with implementation of the program's
contingency program (i.e., level system, token economy, etc.).
Responsible for supervising program services in absence of the
program director or therapist. Leads groups as assigned. Implements
behavior management procedures as assigned and/or as indicated by a
contingency program or the individual's behavior plan. Contacts
individual relatives or other significant others as appropriate.
Completes fire drills, severe weather drills, and nightly bed
checks. Reviews individual records to ensure familiarity with each
individual's social and medical history. Case Management Services:
May be certified as a case manager and assigned a caseload.
Provides crisis intervention as appropriate for individuals.
Assures compliance with targeted case management standards.
Bachelor's degree, in a human services fields of study. Valid
driver's license and safe driving record. Must meet conditional
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