Health Assistant

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Health Assistant

Availability to work a flexible schedule of days, nights and weekends


Reports to – School Nurse/Health Coordinator
 
To assist the school nurse in providing students with health assistance and ensuring that the school district meets local, state and federal health regulations.
 
PERFORMANCE RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Maintain accurate health records in Infinite Campus
  2. Inform parents of regulations regarding students’ health records
  3. Perform basic first aid procedures
  4. Notify parents when student experiences health problems so that parents may pick up student at school and receive proper treatment
  5. Assist in emergency treatment for students and staff
  6. Maintain confidentiality when dealing with district health problems
  7. Complete annual health report and all other reports or records as required
  8. Store and administer medication to students as directed by parent/guardian
  9. Perform medical and health related services to students with special health related services
  10. Maintain clean, orderly, safe health offices
  11. Administer vision screening for 3rd and 6th grade
  12. All other duties assigned by Health Coordinator or Superintendent
  13. Oversee diabetics/testing and admin insulin
  14. Assist Triad
  15. Organize with Health Department Go365
  16. Assist with organizing CPR training for staff
  17. Order supplies for health offices
  18. Assist with Health Coordinator meetings
  19. Make sure 1st aid kit, supplies and medicines are ready for field trips
  20. Assist with overseeing health budget
  21. Assist with Medicaid billing
 
PHYSICAL DEMANDS
Must be able to handle the stress of working with students who are ill or injured; must be able to move an injured student if necessary; must be able to drive between buildings and transport students in car in an emergency.
 
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
  1. High School Diploma
  2. CMA Preferred
  3. Special skills: Record keeping, medical treatment
  4. Experience preferred but not required

 

Posted By

Gallatin County Schools

75 Boardwalk, Warsaw, KY 41095
 
Insights
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$11,024

State Average: $10,394

% ELL Students

5%

State Average: 3%

Student Teacher Ratio

16.97

State Average: 16.39

% IEP Students

12%

State Average: 14%

FTE

247

State Average: 525