The Mentor Network Activity Coordinator in Littleton, Colorado

Activity Coordinator Primary Location: CO-COLittleton-5945 S Wright St Function: Activities and Recreation Services CareMeridian

CareMeridian Littleton scurrently seeking an Activity Coordinator to plan, develop,organize and implement an on-going program of activities in accordance with theresident assessment and Interdisciplinary Plan of Care. Emphasis is placed onCareMeridian’s mission and values.

CareMeridian

Founded in 1989, CareMeridianprovides a continuum of high quality, cost-effective post-acute care andrehabilitation options to people of all ages with brain, spinal cord and otherlife-altering injuries and medically-complex illnesses. With program locationsthroughout the Western United States, CareMeridian offers a distinctive servicedelivery model, merging an experienced and skilled health care andrehabilitation team with state-of-the-art technology in community-based programsettings designed to meet each individual’s unique needs at every stage ofrecovery.

Description

CareMeridian is currently seeking an Activity Coordinator to plan, develop, organize and implement an on-going program of activities in accordance with the resident assessment and Interdisciplinary Plan of Care. Emphasis is placed on CareMeridian’s mission and values.

Essential Job Functions

  • Complete resident assessments per CareMeridian's Policies and Procedures
  • Observe and report changes in the resident's condition to the Charge Nurse.

  • Initiate CPR if needed

  • Participate in the development and updating of the Interdisciplinary Plan of Care

  • Maintain current and accurate progress notes
  • Assist Interdisciplinary Team with resident needs, as appropriate; including, but not limited to, transfer, gait, ADL and cognitive activity
  • Involve residents and their families and/or authorized representative in planning the activity program
  • Maintain current calendar of activity program events including special occasions, holidays and off-site outings
  • Schedule and maintain records for Resident and Family Council meetings
  • Recommend equipment and supply needs to the Director of Nursing and place orders if approved
  • Accurately maintain and reconcile records of all monies assigned to the Activities Program
  • Follow CareMeridian's Safety Policy and Procedure at all times, including those for fire and disaster.

  • Report any hazardous conditions, equipment, accidents and incidents to the supervisor

  • Transport resident using the company vehicle

  • Participate in Performance Improvement Program