ABOUT THE ROLE
The Bayshore Bilingual Specialty Pharma Nursing Supervisor (SPNS) under the direction of the Bayshore Specialty Pharma Nursing Manager (SPNM) is responsible for the day-to-day nursing and administrative operations, general oversight, of several specialty infusion clinics within Montreal and surrounding areas and the Nursing Services that are provided by Bayshore staff in client’s homes within that same territory.
Must be bilingual in French and English, and be willing to travel within Montreal and surrounding areas 3-4 days a week.
A DAY IN THE LIFE
Within his / her given territory, acts as the direct supervisor and clinical / operational resource to Bayshore Staff Nurses, by providing support and leadership;
Facilitates new Nurses’ on-boarding and clinical training while working with the SPNM and local Home Care branch HR department
Within his or her given territory, carries out annual nurse engagement sessions and semi-annual nurse support visits for field nurses as requested by SPNM
Supports / assists in yearly competency training; new-program launch training; clinical skills training and validation;
and any other ad hoc training identified by the SPNM;
Encourages the dissemination of patient surveys and escalates patient feedback to the SPNM. Participates in sharing of such feedback and implementing improvements when possible;
Responsible for overseeing key performance indicators (KPIs) within given territory;
Arranges and / or provides client care by utilizing the skills of observation, assessment, nursing diagnosis, counseling, health teaching, and reporting any adverse events to immediate supervisor or required stakeholders;
Participates in facilitating scheduling challenges to cover last minute sick calls to ensure patient medication therapies are maintained and appointment changes are avoided;
Prepares and administers a variety of specialized intravenous or injectable pharmacological treatments;
Conducts patient health assessments and medication administration teaching;
Develops and reviews nursing care plans that are individualized to each client;
Observes and documents client conditions according to Bayshore Healthcare standards;
Understands and implements infection prevention practices;
Participates in ongoing internal and / or external continuing education activities;
Adheres to Bayshore policies and procedures;
Participate in quality activities and continuous improvement initiatives in keeping with the company's Quality Management System;
Participates in proactive Health & Safety activities while performing all duties. Is responsible to notify immediate Supervisor of any Health & Safety risks or concerns;
Maintains confidentiality of client and corporate information and discusses same only with appropriate Bayshore personnel;
Completes all other tasks delegated by the SPNM, as requested.
In order to maintain the position, 75% of their employment hours are to be spent on tasks that can be billed to a program.
WHAT YOU BRING TO THE TEAM
Must be bilingual in French and English
Registered Nurse in good standing in the province of Quebec
Must have a valid drivers license and be willing to travel within Montreal and surrounding areas
3+ years of Nursing experience, preferably in a critical care (e.g., ER or ICU), infusion clinic, or oncology setting
Must have experience with IV
Previous nursing management or leadership experience considered a strong asset