Day Aide - Resdidential in Amherst, NY
Autism Services, Inc. Posted: 2020-10-07
Amherst, NY 14228
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New Increased Pay Rate
*Phone interviews and online training available.
Schedule: Monday – Friday, typically 6:00am – 2:00pm*
Status: Full -Time
The day aide is responsible for providing medical oversight for IRA residential people.
SUMMARY OF DUTIES:
Responsible for providing medical oversight for Individualized Residential Alternative (IRA)
residential people with oversight from Director of Nursing to ensure regulatory compliance;
accompanying people on medical appointments and preparing paperwork pertinent to
appointment; implementing follow up related to appointment; scheduling of dental/ medical
appointments; maintain medication certification as per Office for People With Developmental
Disabilities (OPWDD) guidelines; updating medications and medical appointment data, medical
providers in the agency software program.
High School Diploma, GED or willingness to enroll in a high school equivalency program and obtain a high school equivalent diploma within 6 months of employment.
Six months of experience in a Human Service field.
Valid New York State driver’s license.
Reliable vehicle and willingness to transport residents to appointments.