Deer Park School District

Deer Park , WA
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School Nurse

Deer Park School District
Deer Park, WA Full-time
Posted on March 31, 2019

Deer Park School District is currently recruiting for: School Nurse

Requires ESA or eligibility (RN with BA/BS degree and willingness to complete course) School and/or Pediatric experience strongly preferred School Year Calendar.

Essential Functions:

  • Develop systems for establishing and maintaining up to date cumulative health records for all students consistent with school policies, administrative direction and state and federal requirements.
  • Develop and supervise systems for compliance with state immunization requirements, communicating to staff and parents as needed.
  • Act as district’s liaison with Spokane County Health Department, medical community, and CPS as needed.
  • Provides health care and evaluation to students and makes appropriate referrals.
  • Prepares and submits accurate and timely school district, state and federal health related reports.
  • Serves as a professional resource and consultant in cooperation with the special services director for identifying, evaluating and providing services for special needs students.
  • Work with health care professionals and school personnel to provide appropriate education services.
  • Instructs and supervises school personnel in the delivery of prescribed services.
  • Advises on the modification of the educational program to meet the health needs of students.
  • Assists with the development of systems and procedures for the acquisition, management and inventory of health equipment, supplies and materials.
  • Serves as a professional resource and consultant with teaching staff in the development and delivery of curriculum related to maturational development and/or health problems.
  • Acts as a resource for school secretaries or office personnel who are responsible for emergency first-aid treatment.
  • Provide supervision of classified nurses.
  • Provides training, delegation and supervision for building personnel to administer medication.
  • Attends committee meetings and conferences regarding health services.
  • Respects confidentiality of information.
  • Respond to district health emergencies.
  • Monitor absence and infectious disease data for outbreaks of disease and collaborate with local health jurisdictions accordingly
  • Other duties as assigned.