The Registered Nurse / Registered Psychiatric Nurse (RN / RPN) is accountable for promoting high quality care through assessing, planning, implementing, documenting and evaluating the total care needs of our patients / residents / clients (P / R / Cs).
The RN / RPN is required to coordinate with all the departments within the facility, families and professionals associated with P / R / Cs care.
The RN / RPN must promote effective communication in the facility through care given and reporting mechanisms. The RN / RPN is expected to participate in staff meetings and educational opportunities to maintain their own professional competence.
Bachelor Degree / Diploma in Nursing
Basic Life Support (BLS)
Registered or eligible for registration with the Registered Psychiatric Nurses Association of Saskatchewan (RPNAS) or Saskatchewan Registered Nurses Association (SRNA)
Registered or eligible for registration with the Saskatchewan Registered Nurses Association (SRNA)
Bachelor Degree in Nursing or Bachelor Degree in Psychiatric Nursing
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Ability to competently use computers and software applications as required by the position
Ability to make decisions, which must include coordination of staffing, and / or patient care, and / or coordination of equipment
Ability to develop and maintain good interpersonal relationships and communication with other health care professionals