Join our dynamic Assisted Living Waiver Project Team and become part of the oldest and one of the most respected social service agencies in Los Angeles. We are seeking a Registered Nurse for up to 18 hours a week to serve as health care coordinator/consultant with case managers regarding health needs of frail elderly and disabled adults in assisted living facilities.
The nurse conducts health assessments of frail elderly and disabled adults in the community; develops care plans in conjunction with the social worker; consults with social worker concerning health needs of clients, monitors clients’ health status; acts as liaison to the medical community in coordinating clients’ health care, and providers; offers crisis intervention when needed; refers clients to other health professionals as necessary for specialized assessment and treatment; works with social worker and facility staff to implement carry out care plans, orders special services, does case recording and reporting. Significant field work required as part of this position. Other related duties as assigned.