Description of Environment:
PSA Healthcare is looking for a Health Technician to assist the nurses in our local School Health. The School Health Technician is responsible for providing various client related services to assist in meeting health needs of students and reducing absenteeism in the schools.
Description of Responsibilities:
Working within the school system you are responsible for attending the student’s Health Plan development meeting when applicable, Obtaining and recording all oral and axillary temperatures, pulse,respiration, and blood pressure readings, as well as height and weight when indicated. You will also assist in enforcing and following School Board Policy for head-lice screenings, detection, school dismissal, and clearance for returning to school. You will assist in screening for hearing and vision as clinic flow allows. You will be responsible for administering basic and minor first aid as needed while accurately documenting services provided in accordance with agency policies and procedures on the day of the services are rendered.