Acclaim Health is hiring Registered Nurses for Palliative Care to work days and evenings in the Oakville, North Halton and Mississauga Communities.
Positions include full-time, established part-time (3 shifts per week) and Regular Part time (2 shifts per week) with a one in three weekend and statutory holiday rotation.
PRIMARY FUNCTIONS :
Provide palliative nursing care to individuals and families in the Community and Hospice environment.
Develops, implements, evaluates, and modifies the plan of care outlining the strategies, orders and actions to achieve expected / desired outcomes.
Assesses the health status of the client.
Administers IV therapy including central line and peripheral line maintenance.
Administers medications topically through natural body orifices, through tubes and by injections.
Handles wound care, acute and chronic, for certain types and stages of wounds.
Attends team / POD meetings as required.
POSITION REQUIREMENTS :
Minimum 2 years or more work experience in Palliative Care
Fundamentals of Palliative Care
LEAP training preferred
Enrollment in CAPCE within 6 months of employment
Current certificate of competence
Current CPR certificate
Excellent interpersonal, communication and teaching skills
Ability to administer medications
Demonstrated initiative and commitment to professional development and skill enhancement
Please note - only those applicants selected for interview will be contacted.
Acclaim Health is an equal opportunity employer.
Should you require accommodation during the recruitment and selection process, please inform Human Resources so we can ensure your equal participation in this process.