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Job Title:
Registered Practical Nurse, Complex Care

Posted Date:
Closing Date:
Functional Discipline:
Complex Care

Job Description
Job Posting #:190793
Position Available: Registered Practical Nurse
Status: Regular Part-time (0.5 FTE)
Department: Complex Care
Union: CUPE
Shifts: ALL (Days/Evenings/Nights/Weekends/Extended Tours)
Rate of Pay:$28.74 - $30.19

The Complex Care unit is currently seeking a regular part-time (0.5 FTE) RPN to join their team.

- Current Certificate of Competence in the Province of Ontario is required.
- Current BCLS.
- Min 2 years of experience in Rehabilitation and Geriatric Nursing required.
- Training in FIMĀ® instrument (Functional Independence Measure Instrument) preferred
- Must demonstrate satisfactory performance of the following RPN skills:
- Aseptic Technique
- Discontinuing IV's and Recording Amount Absorbed
- Urinary Catherization
- Manual Irrigation of a Urinary Catheter
- Oxygen Delivery
- Oropharyngeal/Nasopharyngeal/Tracheotomy Suctioning
- Active and Passive Exercises
- Use of Hearing Aids
- Insertion of Rectal Suppositories
- Health Assessment of the Geriatric Patient
- Medication Administration Course for RPN
- Demonstrates critical- thinking and decision-making skills
- Demonstrated effective documentation skills
- Demonstrated excellent communication skills
- Strong organizational skills, with demonstrated ability to prioritize in a fast paced environment
- Demonstrated reliable attendance, punctuality, availability and performance required
- Demonstrated commitment to quality and patient safety, considers safety of self and co-workers

Employees are expected to demonstrate our values of compassion, accountability, respect and excellence; to our patients, families and each other; attend work regularly as regular attendance is critical to maintaining this level of excellence.

Qualified and interested applicants are encouraged to apply by clicking the "Apply for Job" button and proceed with the necessary steps. Please note that although we appreciate each and every application, only candidates selected for interview will be contacted.

Joseph Brant Hospital is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act ('AODA'). If you require accommodation for disability during any stage of the recruitment process, please notify Human Resources at 905-632-3737 ext. 4129.