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Registered Staff (RN and RPN)

Employer
Extendicare (Canada) INC
Location
Extendicare - Stoneridge Manor
Closing date
Dec 19, 2023

Registered Staff – Extendicare Stoneridge Manor

 

The Registered Practical Nurse or Registered Nurse will enhance the effective management and quality of nursing practice in keeping with the Standards of the College of Nurses of Ontario, Long Term Care Standards and Extendicare Standards. As a valued member of our clinical team, you will provide care to residents in accordance with the standards of practice and offer leadership and guidance to the personal care staff. 

Extendicare offers rewarding and meaningful work where you can enrich your life and the lives of others.  

These positions are located in Carlton Place, Ontario

Available opportunities include: 

RN

Full Time and Part Time Openings- All Shifts 

RPN 

Part Time Openings- All Shifts 

Key Responsibilities:

  • To work as a member of the inter professional team as described by Extendicare's Professional Practice Model applying the person centered approach to care;
  • To complete and ensure residents’ care assessments, service plans and documentation are up to date and changes communicated to DHW/DOC for billings

  • To implement and evaluate the effectiveness of the care/service plans and make changes as required;
  • To assist with scheduling of residents’ care conferences and participate in conferences;

  • To work closely with DHW/DOC to facilitate residents’ move in, move out and transfers;

  • To provide direct resident care and medication/ treatment administration and document care in compliance with regulatory and Extendicare Resident Care standards and policies and procedures;
  • To order and safe keep drugs and narcotics and administer in compliance with all regulatory requirements and Extendicare policies and procedures;

  • To facilitate and provide resident/family education ;

  • To plan, coordinate, manage & evaluate the resident's care plan working with the resident/substitute decision maker, physicians, nursing & interdisciplinary team and contracted service providers;
  • To supervise resident self medication assessment and audits;

  • To supervise and delegate care and medication administration responsibilities to Unregulated Care Providers in compliance with applicable regulations and Extendicare policy and procedures;

  • To plan, coordinate, manage and evaluate the resident’s care plan working with the resident/substitute decision maker, physicians, nursing and interdisciplinary team and contracted service providers

  • To coordinate nursing team’s resident care assignments to ensure efficient and timely delivery of services to residents;

  • 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;
  • To teach, delegate to, and direct unregulated care providers;
  • To respond to resident/family concerns and ensure appropriate action taken and or concern communicated to DOC/DHW/Executive Director and other departments;
  • To follow and assist the DOC/DHW in the coordination, implementation and monitoring of Infection Prevention and Control , Health and Safety and Clinical Programs and Quality/Safety Plans for the Nursing Department;
  • To uphold and promote the organization's values and philosophy relating particularly to ethics, morality, and integrity as set out in Extendicare's Code of Conduct;
  • To respond to and manage significant changes in residents’ condition and or medical emergencies;

  • To act as supervisor and coordinate emergency response in absence of DHW/DOC and Executive Directors ;

  • To respond to resident/family concerns and ensure appropriate action taken and or concern communicated to DHW/DOC/Executive Director and other departments ;

  • To assist the DHW/DOC in the coordination, implementation and monitoring of Infection Prevention and Control , Health and Safety and Clinical Programs and Quality Plans for the Nursing Department ;

  • To coordinate and supervise the scheduling and assignment of nursing students from approved education institutions;

  • To uphold and promote the organization’s values and philosophy relating particularly to ethics, morality, and integrity as set out in Extendicare's Code of Conduct;

  • To complete all other tasks as assigned.

Required Education, Credentials and Experience:

  • Current registration as a Registered Nurse/ Registered Practical Nurse in applicable Province/State

  • Experience working with seniors and unregulated care providers

  • 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

  • Must have demonstrated sound clinical knowledge and ability to delegate to unregulated care providers

  • Must maintain competencies as per the governing College standards

  • Current Basic Cardiac Life Support and First Aid certification required;
  • Skills in use of computer and Microsoft Office applications

  • Current (within 6 months) Vulnerable Position/Sector Screening (VPS)

 

Extendicare is a leading provider of care and services for seniors throughout Canada. Through our network of more than 100 operated senior care and living centres, as well as our home health care operations, we are committed to delivering care throughout the health care continuum to meet the needs of a growing seniors’ population in Canada. Our qualified and highly trained workforce of more than 20,000 individuals are united by a dedication to quality care and by our vision of being the best provider of senior care and services in Canada. 

In accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code, Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and Extendicare's Policies on Accommodation, a request for accommodation will be accepted as part of Extendicare’s hiring process. 

 

 

 

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