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BFAIR
771 South Church Street
NORTH ADAMS, MA 01247

Phone:413-664-9382
Fax:413-664-6293
Website:bfair.org

Company Description:
We are a national and state accredited human service agency responsive to the unique needs
of people with disabilities and their families through: a dedication to excellence; diverse service options;safe and healthy environments; fiscal responsibility; community partnerships; career opportunities and
advancement.

Applicants for employment are considered without regard to race, creed, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, genetic information, age, and disability, military or veteran status, Vietnam Era Veteran, or being an member of the Reserves or National Guard. Also it is unlawful in Massachusetts to require or administer a lie detector test as a condition of employment or continued employment. An employer who violates this law should be subject to criminal penalties and civil liability.



Job Title:
AFC/Shared Living Health Care Coordinator
Salary Range:Location:
North Adams
Job Type:Category:
Full TimeHuman Services
Education Level:Work Experience:
Certification
2+
Required
Skills/Certifications/Licenses:
- Preference:
Description:
BFAIR seeks an experienced MA licensed Registered Nurse to work in our AFC/Shared Living Program. Two years experience working with the elderly required.

Job Responsiblities:

-Facilitate quality services through adherence to agency, DDS, AFC, and DMA
standards. Adhere to the Disabled Persons Protection Commission’s Mandated Reporter
Guidelines.
-Complete and sign the designed screening tool as required under 130 CMR 408.416 (C)
for Mass Health Payment. Complete the MDS-HC or CDS and other nursing
assessments and coordinate all other applicable clinical assessments. Review the
physician summary.
-Develop and review on an ongoing basis each member’s AFC plan of care.
-Select, train, evaluate and supervise AFC caregivers in conjunction with the Care
Manager.
-Monitor the health status of all members to ensure that all needed AFC is properly
delivered.
-Report changes in the health status of any member to the member’s physician.
-Periodic review of AFC caregiver logs.
-Conduct on-site visits with each member at the qualified setting bimonthly (alternating
with the bimonthly visit by the care manager) for Level I and monthly or more often as
the member’s condition warrants for Level II.
-Complete nursing progress note corresponding with each on-site visit or encounter, or
more often as the member’s condition warrants.
-Submit a semiannual health-status report to the member’s primary care physician.
-Plan for and implement discharges from the AFC program.
-Conduct an orientation for each AFC caregiver before the AFC caregiver begins
personal care.
-Provide ongoing training to AFC caregivers on health and aging and ensure other
required trainings are met.
Requirements:
MA RN license
Minimum two year's experience working with the elderly

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