Temporary - Contract RPN for LTC in Scarborough

We are currently searching for RPN's for a long term care facility located in Scarborough.

Key responsibilities:

  • To complete and ensure resident's clinical care assessments, care/service plans and documentation are accurate, up to date and changes communicated as required;
  • To implement and evaluate the effectiveness of the care/service plans and make changes as required
  • To provide direct resident care and medication/ treatment administration and document care in compliance with regulatory standards and policies and procedures;
  • To process the orders and safe keep drugs and narcotics and administer in
  • compliance with all regulatory requirements, scope of practice and policies and
  • procedures
  • To coordinate nursing team's resident care assignments to ensure efficient and timely
  • delivery of services to residents;
  • To respond to and manage significant changes in resident's condition and or medical emergencies; provide emergency first aid;

Qualifications:

  • Current registration as a Registered Practical Nurse in applicable Province/State;
  • Experience working in a senior's environment and with unregulated care providers preferred;
  • Education and experience in gerontology, rehabilitation, community/complex/long term care an asset;
  • Must possess strong written and oral communication, critical thinking, care coordination, time management and customer focus

Skills required:

  • Must have demonstrated sound clinical knowledge
  • Current Basic Cardiac Life
  • Support and First Aid certification required;
  • Computer proficiency and experience with Microsoft office applications. -
  • Current (within 6 months) Vulnerable Position/Sector Screening (VPS).

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