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Licensed Practical Nurse

Apply now Department: 3670009270 Lafene Student Health Center
Job no: 511823
Employment type: Staff Full Time (USS)
Location: Manhattan, Kansas
Categories: Health Profession
Pay Grade: 07A

About This Role:

The LPN will provide assistance to the Psych Nurse Practitioners fielding phone calls, assisting patients with med refills and scheduling/administering ADHD and other specialized testing.

Job Duties/Responsibilities

  • Crisis Management/Urgent Mental Health Issues
  • Assist with medication refill requests Patient Assistance Program medications  Assist Provider with prior authorization for medication – request from pharmacies Complete Mental Health Injectable meds after being seen by psychiatric nurse practitioner
    • Administration of parental drugs prescribed by an outside M.D. (refer to policy 1000.0030)
    • b. Estrogen injection for gender dysphoria
  • Field calls from/regarding:
    • Advisor – options for students having mental health concerns,
    • K-State Student Athlete Services, Maryclare Wheeler,
    • Referral from Academic Achievement Center,
    • Referral from outside Healthcare Providers for student’s ADHD testing,
    • Referral from CAPS,
    • Referral from Healthcare Providers at LHC,
    • Student Access Center,
    • Parents – usually regarding ADHD Rx requirements, Lafene Health Center ADHD policy regarding ADHD Rx from LHC provider or ADHD testing requirements. Also, mental health concerns regarding their child,
    • K-State Counseling Services website, Parent & Family, Resources to Help Parents. 
  • ADHD Testing - Scoring WHODAS 2.0 and CAARS
  • Review campus resources as needed
  • Continued Care after Graduation
  • Other duties as assigned

Why Join Us:

Kansas State University offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes health insurance, life insurance, retirement plans, paid time off – vacation, sick, and holidays.   To see what benefits are available, please visit:  https://www.k-state.edu/hcs/benefits

We Support Diversity and Inclusion:

Kansas State University embraces diversity and inclusion.  The university actively seeks individuals who foster a collegial environment and cooperative interactions with coworkers, students, and others.  The University is dedicated to promoting the Principles of Community.

What You’ll Need to Succeed:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Licensed Practical Nurse certification in the state of Kansas
  • Minimum 6 months experience in the field

Other Requirements:

  •  K-State new hires must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (unless granted an exemption by the university) by December 8, 2021 or their first day of employment. To learn more about this requirement and potential exemptions, please visit K-State’s COVID-19 website.
  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States at the time of employment

How to Apply:

Please submit the following documents:

  1. Cover letter
  2. Resume
  3. Three professional references
  4. Copies of licensure/certifications

Screening of Applications Begins:

Immediately and continues until filled.

Anticipated Hiring Salary Range:

$20.00 - $22.00/hour  

Equal Employment Opportunity:

Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, age, national origin, disability or status as a protected veteran.

Background Screening Statement:

In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.

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