NPORT is poised to meet the nursing and therapy needs in virtually any educational setting:

  • Experienced in Preschool, Elementary, Middle and High School settings
  • Largest provider of therapy services in the New York City Department of Education; fourth largest nursing provider in NYC DOE
  • Therapists and nurses meet criteria based on DOE standards
  • Discipline-specific supervisors available; on-site supervisory visits

Orientation and support for Therapists

  • Medicaid training in schools
  • Trained in the use of electronic medical record systems
  • IEP development
  • SMART goal writing
  • Relevant session notes
  • Response to Intervention
  • Progress and annual reports

Orientation and support for Nurses

  • Comprehensive pre-assignment skills & competency qualifications assessment
  • Orientation based on school district health service standards and pupil needs
  • Experience in medication administration & management of chronic illnesses
  • Training in documentation & Medicaid coding
  • nurse supervisor oversight, including documentation review
  • evaluation frequency depending on contract; annual evaluations for all

Clinicians: Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Speech-Language Pathologists, PTAs • COTAs • CFYs, Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses, MDS Coordinators, Nurse Supervisors