REGISTERED PRACTICAL NURSE (Part-Time & Casual) – Extendicare Haliburton

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    3 months ago
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    Health Care

Requisition #2304169 Job LocationCanada-Ontario-Haliburton Job StreamMedical/Healthcare~ Job TypeCasual, Part-Time Number of Positions Open4 Start Date of Employment ASAP Posting Date18-May-2018 Travel RequiredNot Required Educational RequirementsCollege Diploma Languages RequiredEnglish Job Description REGISTERED PRACTICAL NURSE (Part-Time & Casual) – Extendicare Haliburton Candidates are invited to apply for the above positions to work at Extendicare Haliburton, a 60 bed long-term care facility, located in Haliburton, Ontario. Reporting to the Director of Care, the RPN will enhance the effective management and quality of nursing practice in keeping with the Standards of the College of Nurses of Ontario, Long Term Care Standards and Extendicare Standards. RESPONSIBILITIES Ensure resident care is provide with established nursing standards and principles, physicians’ orders and administrative policies, as well as, observe, report and record vital signs, symptoms and conditions of residents, and initiate remedial health measures where appropriate. Assure observance of required techniques in nursing care. Assess residents and develop, implement, review and evaluate resident care plans. Monitor residents’ health, notes changes in condition and assess need for referral to doctors; processes and implement physician orders. Organize and direct functions and activities related to provision of care to residents including restorative care and palliative care as required. Interprets and implements established policies, procedures, and regulations. Plan, direct, supervise and evaluate the work of nursing and personal care staff assigned to the unit. Orient and train new personnel and may participate in in-service education. Monitor performance and conduct performance appraisal and refer problems to the Director of Care. Administer medications as per CNO standards QUALIFICATIONS Appropriate current certificate of competence from the College of Nurses of Ontario required. Registration or eligible for registration with the Registered Practical Nurses Association of Ontario. Comprehensive knowledge of nursing and health care practices, as well as knowledge in Infection Control Practices. Effective human relation skills and demonstrated commitment to working with seniors. Effective communication skills and ability to work independently and collaboratively are essential. CLOSING DATE: December 31st, 2018 Interested applicants may forward their resume in confidence to the attention of: Tori Miscio, Director of Care 167 Park Street, Box 780 Haliburton, ON K0M 1S0 (705) 457-1722 In Ontario, Extendicare, ParaMed Home Health Care and affiliated organizations including our partner homes in Extendicare Assist, accommodate the needs of job applicants throughout its recruitment and selection processes in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Accommodation needs must be provided in advance. To discuss your needs, please contact the individual noted in the posting.