Full Job Description
LPN - Fort Wayne
Primary Location: IN-INFort Wayne-HR/IN Fort Wayne, Allen
Mentor is seeking a RN to
serve the Fort Wayne area. We offer a supportive team environment, career
advancement opportunities, and a family-oriented culture to complement our benefits
About Indiana MENTOR, a partner of The MENTOR
Indiana MENTOR offers home and community-based services to
children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, as well
as autism spectrum disorders, mental health challenges, physical disabilities
with complex medical needs and brain injury. With program locations throughout
the area, Indiana MENTOR offers a range of residential services with supports
tailored to the needs of each individual as well as hourly support and respite
services designed to allow each individual to be as independent as
Duties include; but are not limited
to, the following:
basic care and medical treatment to individuals receiving services.
health assessments and provides input of health diagnosis to RN or physician
for the development of nursing care plan. Follows-up on all physician orders
and monitors and ensures follow through on individual’s medical/dental
and records medications in a timely manner; acts as a liaison to pharmacy.
Reviews medication error forms, analyzes errors and makes recommendations for
procedural changes. Administers medication as required.
and monitors staff who administer medication. Conducts quality assurance checks
on health care records.
emergency coverage and/or care for individuals receiving services.
confidentiality, respects human rights and practices universal precautions in
accordance with Mentor policy. Upholds policy and procedure development related
to health care.
with external agencies to coordinate services and ensure consistent treatment
tracks, and maintains log for staff and individual’s testing.
training for staff including medication administration, universal precautions
and infection control.
training for individuals receiving services such as self-medication, prescribed
treatments, sex education/STD prevention and smoking cessation.
be required to coordinate, organize and/or assist with household activities
such as light housekeeping and meal preparation; transport individuals
receiving services to planned and/or necessary activities, appointments.
Participates in on call system as needed.
other related duties and activities as required.
Current RN license for state of residence.
One year of experience working with population served in a nursing
Other education and experience plus license as required by state
such as CPR/FA, HIV/AIDS certification, BBP and ACT training
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Must be willing to work a flexible schedule
Indiana MENTOR offers a comprehensive
Paid Time Off & Holiday Schedule
We also support
the non-traditional benefits of:
of the largest national networks of human service providers
for advancement both locally and nationally
to employee discounts with various vendors
We have a great work environment
and you’ll be surrounded by a strong and supportive team of peers, leaders and
colleagues. Indiana MENTOR is a partner of The MENTOR Network. Founded in 1980,
The MENTOR Network is a national network of local human service providers
offering quality, community-based services. With approximately 30,000 employees
serving 26,000 consumers in 35 states, you'll have career opportunities from
coast to coast. When you join The MENTOR Network, you’ll make a difference
every day and help to provide quality of life enhancing services to individuals
across the country.
Come join our
team of dedicated and caring professionals. Apply Today!