Registered Practical Nurse (R.P.N.)

Employment Information

  • Post ID: 625426041
  • Open Date: October 4, 2021
  • Close Date: December 10, 2021
  • Organization: OP LL
  • Sector: Healthcare & Social Workers
  • Business Location:Welland, Ontario, Canada
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Job Details
  • Experience: 1 year - 2 years
  • Job Vacancies: 2
  • Compensation: $20.15 per hour
  • Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible
  • Apply by: email to angelica.knop@villaderose.ca
  • Education: College certificate or diploma from 1 to 2 years
Job Description
Job Duties and Tasks:

Provide safety and health education to individuals and their families;
Administer medication and observe and document therapeutic effects;
Take vital signs, apply aseptic techniques including sterile dressing, ensure infection control, monitore nutritional intake and conduct specimen collection;
Provide nursing services, within defined scope of practice, to patients based on patient assessment and care planning procedures;
Monitor patients’ progress, evaluate effectiveness of nursing interventions and consult with appropriate members of healthcare team

Work Setting

Nursing home/home for the aged

Security and Safety

Immunization records
Tuberculosis test
Criminal record check

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Fast-paced environment
Attention to detail

Personal Suitability

Initiative
Effective interpersonal skills
Team player
Excellent oral communication
Excellent written communication
Client focus
Dependability
Judgement
Values and ethics
Reliability
Organized

Licensed Practical Nurse Specific Skills

Provide safety and health education to individuals and their families
Administer medication and observe and document therapeutic effects
Take vital signs, apply aseptic techniques including sterile dressing, ensure infection control, monitore nutritional intake and conduct specimen collection
Provide nursing services, within defined scope of practice, to patients based on patient assessment and care planning procedures
Monitor patients’ progress, evaluate effectiveness of nursing interventions and consult with appropriate members of healthcare team

Professional Certification Requirements

First Aid Certificate
CPR Certificate
Eligible for licensure as a practical nurse by the province/territory of work
Completion of the Canadian Practical Nurse Registration Examination

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