RPN for Days & Evenings required
Bayshore HealthCare
ON, Mississauga
10d ago

JOB SUMMARY The Licensed / Registered Practical Nurse, under the direction of the immediate Supervisor, establishes, monitors and delivers nursing care to clients in a home setting as per the nursing care plan and in accordance with all required internal and external professional practice standards.

As required, s / he provides support and direction to Unlicensed / Unregistered employees involved in direct client care.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide client care by utilizing the skills of observation, assessment, nursing diagnosis, counseling and health teaching;
  • nurse in charge in the setting and, if required, to the immediate Supervisor at the branch office.

  • Provide care according to the established care plan ensuring that, on an ongoing basis, the emotional, spiritual, physical comfort and safety of clients are met to the greatest possible extent;
  • care must be within the scope of practice of a Licensed / Registered Practical Nurse

  • Perform routine nursing duties in accordance with company policies and procedures and Standards of Nursing Practice as defined by the provincial licensing body.
  • Perform specialized nursing procedures for which recognized training and current competency can be demonstrated.
  • Observe and document client conditions and changes following proper standards and in accordance with professional standards.
  • Understand and implement infection prevention practices.
  • Participate in ongoing internal and / or external continuing education activities.
  • Adhere 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.
  • Complete other tasks as requested.
  • Education

    Graduation from an accredited Licensed / Registered Practical Nursing Program; current registration with the provincial licensing body.

    Experience

  • Previous experience in the acute care sector; demonstrated clinical competencies; positive interpersonal skills; ability to communicate effectively both verbally and written;
  • critical thinking and analytical skills; decision making skills; ability to prioritize; clinical certificates considered an asset.

    Other Skills and Abilities

  • Exceptional interpersonal skills and ability to handle difficult situations in an objective consistent format; ability to work independently and as part of a team;
  • able to perform and prioritize multiple functions and tasks; able to stand, bend, squat, kneel and reach freely; able to freely lift 23 kilograms;
  • able to assist clients with standing, walking, sitting and rolling in bed; able to read and interpret technical instructions related to client care;
  • able to visually and auditorially observe and assess clients; ability to travel; evidence of current CPR certification.

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