Department / Unit:
|Temporary Part Time
The Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) is a health care professional who is responsible and accountable for providing quality patient/family focused nursing care. As part of the interdisciplinary health team, the RPN will practice within their full scope in accordance to the nursing philosophy and standards set by Headwaters Health Care Centre (HHCC), the College of Nurses of Ontario (CNO) and the Regulated Health Professionals Act (RHPA) legislation. This position rotates through Day Surgery, Operating Room, & Endoscopy areas as required.
The successful candidate will possess the following qualifications:
Current Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) certification from the College of Nurses of Ontario
Minimum 2 years recent combined clinical experience (within the last 3 years) in Day Surgery, Operating Room and / or Endoscopy required (preference will be given to candidates with varied experience)
Current C.P.R. certification
Other courses considered an asset for this role: IV Therapy, Basic ECG interpretation, Medication Administration, Wound Care (preference will be given to candidates with most suitable courses)
Appropriate lifting techniques
Acceptable performance and attendance records
Extra InformationThe approximate duration of this temporary position is 12 - 18 months.