R.P.N. (registered practical nurse) - Hamilton (ON) - Job posting

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Posted on January 23, 2020 by Employer details Alert Best Nursing and Home Care

Job details

  • Location Hamilton, ON
  • Salary$$23.5 to $25HOUR hourly for 12 to 44 hours per week
  • Terms of employment Casual
    Part time
  • Day, Evening, Night, Weekend, Shift, On Call
  • Start date As soon as possible
  • Vacancies 2 Vacancies
  • Verified
  • Source Job Bank #1400644

Job requirements

Languages

English

Education

College/CEGEP

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

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; Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) Certificate; Tracheostomy care training

Education

Completion of college/CEGEP/vocational or technical training
Completion of high school

Experience

Experience an asset

Specific Skills
Take patients' blood pressure, temperature and pulse
Area of Specialization
Palliative care; Medical unit; Geriatrics; General duty; Float
Work Setting
Chronic or long-term care facilities/centres; Home care and visiting care agency; Rehabilitation centre and special health institution; Nursing home/home for the aged
Security and Safety
Bondable; Immunization records; Tuberculosis test; Eligible for professional liability insurance; Criminal record check; Confidential security clearance; Basic security clearance
Transportation/Travel Information
Own transportation; Own vehicle; Valid driver's licence
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
Personal Suitability
Initiative; Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Accurate; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Client focus; Interpersonal awareness; Dependability; Judgement; Values and ethics; Reliability; Organized
Licensed Practical Nurse Specific Skills
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; 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

Advertised until:

2020-02-22

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