School Nurse (RN) needed- Vernonia, OR

Vernonia, OR
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Job Opening: District Registered Nurse (RN)

Location: Vernonia, OR
Position Type: Part-Time (0.8 FTE)
Duration: ASAP to June 14th, 2024
Contact: [email protected]

Position Overview:
We are currently seeking a dedicated and compassionate Registered Nurse (RN) to join our team as a District RN in Vernonia, OR. This part-time position (.8 FTE) offers the opportunity to provide essential healthcare services to students within our school district. The position is currently scheduled for Tuesday to Friday, but there may be some flexibility in the schedule.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide direct nursing care and health services to students enrolled in the school district.
  • Conduct health assessments and screenings to identify student health needs and concerns.
  • Administer medications, treatments, and procedures as prescribed by healthcare providers.
  • Monitor and manage students with chronic health conditions, including diabetes, asthma, allergies, and seizure disorders.
  • Respond to medical emergencies and provide first aid and emergency care as needed.
  • Collaborate with school staff, parents, and healthcare providers to develop and implement individualized health plans for students with specialized medical needs.
  • Educate students, staff, and families on health-related topics, including disease prevention, medication management, and healthy lifestyle choices.
  • Maintain accurate and confidential medical records, including immunization records, health histories, and treatment logs.
  • Adhere to state and federal regulations regarding school health services and student privacy rights.

Requirements:

  • Valid Registered Nurse (RN) license issued by the state of Oregon.
  • Minimum of one year of nursing experience, preferably in a school or pediatric healthcare setting.
  • Strong assessment and clinical skills, with the ability to respond effectively to medical emergencies and provide appropriate care.
  • Knowledge of pediatric health issues, common childhood illnesses, and evidence-based nursing practices.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to interact effectively with students, families, and healthcare professionals.
  • Commitment to promoting a safe and healthy school environment for all students.

Location Information:
Vernonia, OR, is a picturesque community nestled in the scenic Nehalem Valley, surrounded by lush forests, rivers, and mountains. With its small-town charm and natural beauty, Vernonia offers residents a peaceful and close-knit community, while still providing convenient access to urban amenities in nearby cities like Portland.

To Apply:
If you are a qualified Registered Nurse (RN) seeking a rewarding opportunity to make a difference in the lives of students, please contact [email protected] to submit your application. We welcome candidates who are dedicated to providing high-quality healthcare services and promoting the well-being of students in our school district.

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