LPN

Royer-Greaves School for Blind, a non-profit providing services to people with intellectual and physical disabilities in a school and day program setting, and 4 group homes is seeking a full time LPN. Excellent benefit package includes medical, dental, tuition reimbursement, 401(k), vacation, sick time, and paid holidays. In addition, we provide long term disability coverage, employee assistance program, basic life insurance and basic AD&D coverage at no cost to employees.

  • Reviews medical policy manual semi-annually.
  • Administers non-proprietary medications to individuals, as needed on campus.
  • Administers proprietary medications as needed with complete recording of individuals’ name, date, time, reason for administration (specific medical problem), medication, route, and dosage given, and effectiveness of medication for day programs.
  • Maintain medical face sheet for each in individual that includes telephone numbers of physicians, nearest hospital emergency room, ambulance service, and number of poison control center.
  • Available to respond to emergency situations and take individuals to urgent care or emergency room when individuals are in the program on campus.
  • Maintain monthly weight and height chart of individuals.
  • Review individuals’ medications monthly, or as needed, and shall notify individuals’ physician when appropriate.
  • Take a weekly inventory of individuals’ medication supply.
  • Ensure that all drugs are stored under proper conditions of sanitation, temperature, light, moisture, ventilation, segregation and security.
  • Responsible for compliance standards for regulatory agencies.
  • Maintain and update the individuals; medical files and lifetime medical histories and HRST.
  • Train staff in areas related to health care.
  • Inform Supervisor, parents, guardians, social workers, and physicians of any illnesses, accidents or medical problems pertaining to a particular individual.
  • Record and report to the Deputy Executive Director or Designee any medication errors and/or drug reactions during the day programs.
  • COVID testing.
  • N95 Fit testing.