PSI Solutions Office

LPN for Medically Fragile Student- 1:1 care - CANTON - 8:30am-3pm Monday-Friday

US-OH-Cleveland
2 weeks ago
ID
2017-2762
# of Openings
1
Category
LPN

Overview

PSI is looking for a dedicated LPN in the Canton area. This is a full time,  1:1 position to care for a special needs student in a school setting.

 

 

PSI works with area schools to provide educational and health-care support needed for students.  School leaders have relied on PSI for nearly 4 decades to provide qualified professionals to address the various needs of their student populations.  

 

PSI Solutions has been voted Top Work Place by the Plain Dealer/Cleveland.com 2 years in a row! 

 

Our PSI family is fulfilled because we offer our employees:

  • Competitive Salary      
  • Nights, Weekends and Summers off!
  • Paid Time Off
  • Health and prescription benefits for those working at least 30 hours/week
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Robust discount vendor program

What we can offer your family:

  • Dinners together
  • Able to attend after school and weekend sports and activities
  • Summers off to enjoy with your family

Top workplace 2017

Responsibilities

This position is for a 1:1 LPN to care for a special needs student in the school setting.   This position will be Monday-Friday from 8:30am-3pm.  

  • Under the supervision and direction of the Registered Nurse, assist in providing services to schools that work toward the good health and wellness of students and the improvement of health conditions in general. 
  • Assess and monitor student health needs and provide appropriate nursing interventions and services to students by performing professional nursing duties as defined in the PSI Health Resource Guide and the State Department of Health and in accordance with acceptable nursing practice guidelines.
  • Assist the Registered Nurse with students’ health needs.
  • Administer prescribed medications and monitor student behavior and reaction to the administration of medication; provide first aid in accordance with established first aid procedures
  • Assist the RN in screening programs and school programs
  • Complete required documentation of health services needed and provided
  • Responsible for health clinic records and for shared health clinic maintenance.  
  • Provide and promote relationships between community health providers and students, parents, and the community at large.  
  • Special Needs LPN will follow the health care plan established for all students with special needs, including but not limited to trach care, tube feeding and catheterization. 

Specific duties vary depending on the building to which PSI staff is assigned as well as the roles of each position.

Qualifications

  • Current LPN license through the Ohio Board of Nursing
  • Must have experience working with medically fragile children
  • Must be knowledgeable about communicable disease prevention and medication protocol
  • Knowledge of HIPAA laws & ability to appropriately handle confidential information
  • Experience with trach care, tube feeding, catheterization preferred
  • Collaborative, constructive team building skills are required
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills required
  • Excellent organizational skills and time management skills
  • Must have a current CPR certification and pass a comprehensive background check.

 

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