Birch Family Services

Jan 23, 2022
Birch Family Services 60 Lispenard St, New York, NY 10013, USA
Job DetailsLevelExperiencedJob LocationWashington Heights Early Childhood Center - New York, NYPosition TypeFull TimeJob ShiftDayJob CategoryHealth CareDescriptionThe School Nurse contributes to the well-being, academic success, and life-long achievement of students by facilitatingpositive student responses to normal development; promoting health and safety; intervening with actual and potentialhealth problems; providing case management services; and actively collaborating with others to build student and familycapacity for adaptation, self-management, self-advocacy, and learning.ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONSEmergency Services: Provides first aid for injuries and acute illness. Initiates prompt referral to the appropriate medical facility when more extensive treatment is warranted. Administers properly prescribed emergency medication (e.g., Benadryl, epinephrine, glucagon, or insulin). Health Program: Monitors student immunization compliance, notifies parents of discrepancies, and coordinates...