PT Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) – Rosedale

Equal Opportunity Employer is seeking

Rosedale Centre, Matheson

Part-Time

(days, evenings and night shifts)

Education & Experience

  • Practical Nurse diploma from an accredited College
  • One year current work experience in an acute care, Complex Continuing Care and long-term care setting
  • Commitment to participate in continuing education, including but not limited to, mandatory education sessions 

License and/or Certificate

  • Current unrestricted Practical Nurse license with the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Aseptic technique for RPNs, Medication Administration for RPNs, wound management and basic foot care (if not part of general curriculum)
  • Current BLS Certificate, First Aid, IV therapy, performing ECG
  • Must hold and maintain current certification in Gentle Persuasive Approach; willingness to obtain PIECES training
  • Ministry of Labour Worker Health & Safety Awareness Training Certificate

General Knowledge & Skills

  • Excellent assessment skills. Knowledge & practice of Nursing Process, CNO standards & legislated acts to provide quality patient care to all age groups. 
  • Administer medication and observe and document therapeutic effects; Take vital signs, apply aseptic techniques including sterile dressing, ensure infection control, monitor nutritional intake and conduct specimen collection; Provide nursing services, within defined scope of practice, to patients based on patient assessment and care planning procedures; Monitor patients’ progress, evaluate effectiveness of nursing interventions and consult with appropriate members of healthcare team
  • English speaking; French is considered an asset.
  • Experience with computers including Outlook, PCC, PCS/Meditech

Personal Habits & Qualities

  • Initiative – effective interpersonal skills – flexibility – accuracy – team player – excellent written and verbal communication – client focus – interpersonal awareness -dependability – good judgement, values and ethics – reliability – organization
  • Excellent attendance record and strong work ethic
  • Understands and adheres to confidentiality requirements
  • Adaptable to changing circumstances, workloads and working conditions
  • Disciplinary and attendance records will be considered in appropriate circumstances

Physical Condition

  • Work under pressure – repetitive tasks – physically demanding – manual dexterity – attention to detail – combination of sitting, standing, walking, lifting, pushing, pulling for long periods of time

Duties

  • As per job description.
  • Routines and other duties as required.

Please submit applications to: resumes@micsgroup.com

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