LOCATION: Collegeville, PA, United States 19426

Licensed Practical Nurse LPN – Collegeville (RF: 2319)

We are seeking a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) for a full-time position working with school students in the Collegeville, PA area. The daily schedule will be Monday-Friday from 8:30am – 3:30pm. The position starts ASAP and will continue through the end of the school year. Eligible candidates must be a Licensed Practical Nurse in the state of Pennsylvania and have up-to-date PA clearances.

Qualifications:
  • Must be a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Pennsylvania
  • Up-to-date PA clearances
    • FBI Fingerprints
    • PA Criminal Background
    • PA Child Abuse
  • Must have Mandated Reporter
Responsibilities:
  • Perform, administer, and provide nursing care appropriate for an LPN but not limited to the following:
    • Triage, assess illnesses and injuries. Nursing care may include non-oral medications (i.e., injections, eye/ear medications), mixing medications, blood glucose monitoring, nasogastric and J-tube feedings, suctioning and tracheotomy care, feeding and medication by G-tube, performing clean intermittent catheterization, providing nebulizer treatments, ventilator care and other nursing care. Administer medication and treatments according to state law.
  • Maintains confidentiality regarding all school and health-related issues.
  • Knowledge of all health care related policies and procedures, i.e. OSHA, Blood borne Pathogen Control Plans, state mandates, district policies, and maintain compliance with current health practices.
  • Work as a member of a team with health services staff to coordinate and carry out services.
  • May participate in crisis intervention
  • Maintain communication with administrators, teachers, other school personnel, and parents/guardians
  • Develops procedures and provides for crises intervention for acute illness, injury and emotional disturbances.
  • Maintain health records for each pupil as well as records of nursing services.
  • Identify school health problems and inform faculty, members and professional associates.
  • Dispense prescribed medication when necessary.
  • Provide clean intermittent catheterization when necessary.
  • Assume responsibility for handling first aid, accidents and illnesses.
  • Encourage parents to provide for periodic health examinations of their children by utilizing the services of private physicians, dentists, and clinics.
  • Provide for intercommunication between private physicians and private dentists to coordinate their services with the school health services program.
  • Serve as a resource person in the health services area to faculty, administration, and parents.
  • Organize, schedule, and perform regular and special health examinations and screening.
  • Observe for possible health and safety hazards in the school and its environment.
  • Required to follow Board policies and stay abreast of updates and charges.
  • Assume additional duties as assigned by the program supervisor.

At Humanus, we are devoted to making a difference and improving the lives of others. We proudly serve schools and behavioral health facilities throughout the nation. Our dedication and passion for helping others make us more than a referral service. Establish a relationship with one of the nation’s largest referral agencies for behavioral-health, choose positions that best fit your schedule, and allow yourself to grow professionally.

Humanus is ultimately about people — working with people in order to work for people.

Send Resumes to forwardappsin@humanus.com 2319

CATEGORY: Nursing | JOB TYPE: Full-Time |

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