Job Posting

Registered practical nurse (R.P.N.)

Cornwall (ON)

Salary:

Hourly: min. $25 max. $27 for 40.0 hours per week

Job Number:

7312243

Anticipated Start Date:

As soon as possible

Source:

 Job Bank

Terms of Employment:

Casual   Full-Time

Number of positions:

2

Employer Details

Employer:

Bayshore Specialty Rx

Job requirements

Languages

English

Education

Completion of college/CEGEP/vocational or technical training; Completion of university

.

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

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

.

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

.

Work Setting

Community health clinic or centre; Home care or visiting care agency

.

Area of Specialization

Public and community health

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Registered Nursing Assistant Specific Skills

Take patients' blood pressure, temperature and pulse; Distribute medication to patients; Change patients' dressings; Provide pre-operative and post-operative personal and comfort care; Monitor established respiratory therapy and intravenous therapy; Provide safety and health education to individuals and their families; Assist registered nurses with various medical procedures

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Additional Skills

Monitor patients' progress and report any changes

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Security and Safety

Bondable; Criminal record check; Tuberculosis test

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Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Repetitive tasks; Physically demanding; Manual dexterity; Attention to detail; Ability to distinguish between colours; Sound discrimination; Combination of sitting, standing, walking; Standing for extended periods; Walking

.

Transportation/Travel Information

Own transportation; Own vehicle

.

Essential Skills

Reading text; Document use; Numeracy; Writing; Communication; Working with others; Problem solving; Decision making; Critical thinking; Job task planning and organizing; Significant use of memory; Finding information; Computer use; Continuous learning

.

Other Information

Shift Nurse-Overnights, days and weekends mainly.

How to Apply

By fax:

(613)-936-1798

Date Posted:

2014-04-03

Advertised until:

2014-05-03