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Geriatric Program Nurse

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Nevada Senior Services Inc.

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Join our amazing team! Do you want to make a positive change in the lives of older adults and their care partners? The Geriatric Assessment Program (GAP) is a free, comprehensive medical assessment program for older adults, 60 years of age and older, and their caregivers (if applicable). GAP is funded through a grant from the Nevada Aging & Disability Services Division. This 10+ year program is an extremely valuable program for older adults who have complicated medical issues/conditions, multiple medications, recent/multiple falls, hospitalizations, physical/cognitive/emotional changes. The Geriatric Nurse coordinates with the patient and/or caregiver, GAP Social Worker, GAP Occupational Therapist, GAP Geriatric Physician and the GAP Special Projects Manager.

Our GAP Nurse takes patient vitals and reviews patient medical history & medications and collects intake paperwork. *There is some financial compensation currently available for this position.

1 Shift

  • morning / 08:00 AM to 12:30 PM
    Two Thursdays a month -8:00 am to approximately 1:00 pm
  • NONE OF THESE TIMES WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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About Nevada Senior Services Inc.

Location:

901 N. Jones Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89108, US

Mission Statement

Nevada Senior Services responds to the important mission of supporting disabled and senior citizens in their effort to remain independent with dignity in the community, maintaining quality of life and avoiding institutionalization.

Description

Nevada Senior Services is committed to the operation of leading edge adult day care services focusing on clients with Alzheimer's, Parkinsonism, brain injury and the frail elderly. Our Centers offer participants who cannot be left alone the opportunity to "Change your life, not where you live."

Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 1 shift

WHERE

901 N. Jones Blvd.Las Vegas, NV 89108

(36.18102,-115.22425)
 

SKILLS

  • Nursing
  • Patient Care
  • Healthcare
  • Multi-Tasking
  • People Skills
  • Verbal / Written Communication

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • This position requires 12 to 20 hours a month. Must be flexible and EXTREMELY RELIABLE. Clinic dates are typically 2 days a month (Thursdays only) with some follow-up clerical required.
  • We are looking for an experienced, licensed nurse, who enjoys with working with older adults. Familiarity working with adults who are experiencing cognitive losses is very helpful. This is a very rewarding program with an amazing, dedicated team.

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