Registered Nurse/LPN - School
Posted on: September 15, 2023
Brookville Center for Children's Services is an Office of
Children & Family Services (OCFS) approved and licensed Day Care
Program and State Education Department (SED) approved program.
Children are afforded an enriching experience and adhere to the New
York State Standards of Early Childhood Learning. Activities such
as music, arts and crafts, language, motor, pre-academic and
technology are taught by appropriately credentialed staff.We are
currently seeing a School Registered Nurse/LPN to fulfill all
school nurse functions as needed in a special education environment
in an appropriate and professional manner.In this role, you
Oversee regulatory requirements for
school. Complete NYS DOH immunization survey yearly. Perform
monthly DOH communicable disease reports. Safekeep medication
needed to be taken by children; dispense medications as per
direction on prescription, tube feeding, catheterizations;
Administer oxygen when needed, nebulizer treatments, ostomy care
and bronchial pumps. Develop and implement appropriate strategies
for intervention as per child's IEP or IFSP. Complete and maintain
all required paperwork in an appropriate and timely manner.
Prioritize and implement daily student care within program
utilizing nursing theory and knowledge of program function. Plan
and implement staff education, as needed, on a variety of nursing
and health care topics within program, seizure management, choking,
educating staff on anaphylaxis and allergies. Adhere to standards
of care guidelines and procedure protocols. Keep record of student
physical and medication orders updated yearly and when needed.
Complete and document all first aid treatments and exposure to
communicable disease. Track and document immunization records,
health history, medical authorization and medical information.
Participate in the daily attendance procedure.
Maintain nursing office and
equipment; order and replenish office medical supplies as
necessary. Maintain nursing expertise via participation in
continuing education; Attend outside conferences and workshops.
Address the special needs of special groups, hearing impaired,
physically challenged and various issues relating to program and
facility. Demonstrate compassionate, caring and respectful behavior
towards the children, family and visitors. Adhere to general
policies of the organization/regulators.We require:
NYS License as a Registered Nurse by
the Office of the Professionals. NYS Practical Nursing License
Minimum one (1) year experience working with pediatric population
(infancy through adolescence). Knowledge and experience in Broviac,
Shunt and Ostomy Management, respiratory treatment including
nebulizer, medication administration, emergency medical care and
seizure management.Brookville Center for Children's Services serves
students 3-21 years of age with intellectual disabilities, multiple
disabilities traumatic brain injury and autism. Join us!Registered
Nurses, for immediate consideration, please email a resume
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