Direct Support Professional

City:?Beach Lake
State: PA
Zip Code:?18405
Description of Responsibilities

Working in the home/ community environment you are responsible for the delivery of quality one on one services to ID/DD consumers and implementing their goals as outlined in the Person Centered Plan. Your care may also involve activities of daily living and communication with other members of the consumers? multi-disciplinary team. You are required to complete all documentation in accordance with state and program regulations, PSA HealthCare policies and procedures, and any applicable accreditation standards.

  • Implement written goals from treatment plan with consumer 1:1 services including but not?limited to Personal?Care, Respite, Home Supports, Home and Community,?Supported?employment,?Crises Services, and Long- term Vocational Support.
  • Instruct and reinforce target goals and outcomes according to consumer.
  • Complete written documentation of services(s) provided upon completion of visit as directed?by QP
  • Accurately note consumer responses and results to staff interventions and?assessment?through?proper?documentation.
  • Maintain appropriate professional conduct at all times.
  • Assist in the development of consumer treatment plan and goal revisions as directed?by?interdisciplinary?team.
  • Provides care in accordance with written instructions from professional staff.
  • Reports immediately to QP any changes in the patient?s condition or any problems in?assigned tasks.
  • Relays observations of patient?s mental and physical status to QP.
  • Is dependable and on time for assignments.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Experience with ID/DD consumers preferred, but not required
  • Proof of eligibility to work in the United States.
  • Current CPR certification and First Aid.
  • High school Diploma or GED.
  • Good organizational and communication skills.
  • Active Drivers License and current automobile insurance if transporting.

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Requisition ID: R0008795


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