A Plus Care LLC
  • East Brunswick, NJ, USA
  • Full Time

Duties:

-Meets the client's goals and needs and provides quality care by assessing and interpreting evaluations and test results; determining chiropractic treatment plans in consultation with physicians or by prescription.

-Helps client accomplish treatment plan and accept therapeutic devices by administering manual exercises; instructing, encouraging, and assisting clients in performing physical activities, such as non-manual exercises, ambulatory functional activities, and daily-living activities and in using assistive an supportive devices, such as crutches, canes, and prostheses.

-Administers chiropractic treatment as appropriate for the individual's preventive and routine care

-Evaluates effects of chiropractic treatments and fit of prosthetic and orthotic devices by observing, noting, and evaluating client's progress; recommending adjustments and modifications.

-Completes discharge planning by consulting with physicians, nurses, social workers, and other health care workers; contributing to client care conferences.

-Assures continuation of therapeutic plan following discharge by designing home exercise programs; instructing clients, families, and caregivers in home exercise programs; recommending and/or providing assistive equipment; recommending outpatient or home health follow-up programs.

-Documents client care services by charting in client and department records.

-Maintains client confidence and protects APluscare operations by keeping information confidential.

-Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with all applicable procedures, rules, and regulations.

-Protects clients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols.

-Ensures operation of equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs.

-Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.

-Complies with federal, state, and local legal and professional requirements by studying existing and new legislation; anticipating future legislation; enforcing adherence to requirements; advising management on needed actions.

-Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

-All other duties as assigned by APluscare

Additional services provided by Licensed Chiropractor include:

-Initial and ongoing assessments to determine level of functioning, including OASIS assessment at appropriate time points

-Developing and revising the plan of care in consultation with the physician and other care-team members

-Providing therapeutic treatments and evaluation of equipment needs as applicable

-Advising and consulting with the family and other agency personnel as applicable

-Preparing clinical and progress notes

-Evaluating outcomes of care

-Participating in in-service programs

-Planning for discharge

Skills/Qualifications:

- Chiropractic Knowledge

- Health Promotion and Maintenance

- Creating a Safe, Effective Environment

- Motivating Others, Legal Compliance

- Quality Focus, Bedside Manner

- Clinical Skills Pain Management

 - Persistence and High Energy Level

 - Doctor of Chiropractic (minimum) and Current New Jersey State Chiropractic

License

- Employee must cooperate with the licensee and department staff in any inspection or investigation

- Employee must successfully complete and demonstrate proficiency in all areas of required training.

- Valid Driver's License

- Must be at least 18 years of age Trainings: All must successfully complete the mandatory DDD

Trainings:

Overview of Developmental Disabilities, Abuse and Neglect, Medication Administration, CPR & First Aid, Agency New Hire Orientation, Agency's approved training on handling Life-Threatening Emergencies/ Danielle's Law and other professionally based training deemed necessary by The Open Door NJ.

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