Registered Practical Nurse

Hospital Toronto Baycrest Center for Geriatric Care

Registered Practical Nurse

Tracking Code
17-0564
Job Description

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Complex Continuing Care Unit on 5 East Hospital has an opportunity for a

 

REGISTERED PRACTICAL NURSE,

TEMPORARY PART TIME

 

30 hours bi-weekly – Days, including alternate weekends

(shifts may be subject to change)

 

SEIU Service – Hourly Pay Rate: $28.8904 - $29.3579

 

Complex Continuing Care Unit on 5 East provides care for older patients with complex medical conditions in a non-acute hospital setting. The Complex Continuing Care Program helps patients and their families identify strategies that support quality-of-life goals as well as short term and long term care needs.

 

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

 

  • Plans for, delivers and evaluates nursing interventions, including medications, as well as treatments which fall within the RPN’s scope of practice
  • Provides client-centred care within interdisciplinary care team to meet the personal care, activation, recreation and spiritual needs of clients
  • Collaborates with the Registered Nurse to develop and revise the individualized care plan

      Qualifications include but are not            limited to:

 

  • Current registration, in good standing, from the College of Nurses of Ontario (‘CNO’) is required
  • Current Basic Cardiac Life Support (‘BCLS’) certificate, Level C - Automated External Device (‘AED’) is required
  • Experience in caring for geriatrics patients with complex medical care needs preferred
  • Psychogeriatric experience, i.e. mental health assessment and intervention and working with responsive behaviours preferred
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and problem solving skills
  • Basic computer skills – Meditech, Microsoft Word, and Excel preferred

 

 

It is preferred for applicants to apply online.  Please ensure that your updated resume is submitted with your application.  

  

 

 

  

 

Remarkable people of Baycrest Health Sciences are changing the future of brain health and aging.

 

 

 

Thank you for your interest in joining Baycrest. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. All successful candidates will be required to complete a police reference check/vulnerable sector screen. As staff we all share in maintaining a safe care environment for clients, families, and visitors and a safe work environment for staff, students, researchers, physicians and volunteers. Baycrest 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 416-785-2500, ext. 2961.

 

Job Location
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Position Type
Temporary

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