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Registered Practical Nurse, Complex Continuing Care

Employer
Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care
Location
Toronto (City), Ontario
Closing date
Aug 5, 2024

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Job Details

Complex Continuing Care Unit on 5 West Hospital has an opportunity for a

 

REGISTERED PRACTICAL NURSE, PERMANENT PART TIME

 

30 Bi-weekly hours – Night, including Alternate Weekends (shifts may be subject to change)

SEIU Service Hourly Pay Rate: $35.4000 - $35.9700

 

Complex Continuing Care Unit on 5 West, provides care for older patients with complex medical conditions in a non-acute hospital setting. The Complex Continuing Care Program helps patients and their families identify strategies that support quality-of-life goals as well as short term and long term care needs.

 

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Plans for, delivers and evaluates nursing interventions, including medications, as well as treatments which fall within the RPN’s scope of practice
  • Provides client-centred care within interdisciplinary care team to meet the personal care, activation, recreation and spiritual needs of clients
  • Collaborates with the Registered Nurse to develop and revise the individualized care plan

 

Qualifications include but are not limited to:

  • Current registration, in good standing, from the College of Nurses of Ontario (‘CNO’) is required
  • Current Basic Cardiac Life Support (‘BCLS’) certificate, Level C - Automated External Device (‘AED’) is required
  • Experience in caring for geriatrics patients with complex medical care needs preferred
  • Psychogeriatric experience, i.e. mental health assessment and intervention and working with responsive behaviours preferred
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and problem solving skills
  • Basic computer skills – Meditech, Microsoft Word, and Excel preferred

 

Posting # 7113

 

APPLICATION INFORMATION: Please submit your application online through the Baycrest intranet. Failure to include your resume may affect your candidacy for this position. All communication related to this job posting will be sent to the email address used to submit your application 

Company

Baycrest provides care and service to approximately 2,000 people a day through a unique continuum of care system, ranging from wellness programs, residential housing and outpatient clinics, to a 472-bed nursing home, and a 300-bed complex continuing care facility. Baycrest is a world-class leader in innovation in aging, with the acclaimed Rotman Research Institute, considered one of the premier brain institutes in the world, and the Kunin-Lunenfeld Applied and Evaluative Research Unit (‘KLAERU’), which supports clinical research and application of research findings directly to patient care. Most recently, Baycrest was called to lead the The Centre for Aging and Brain Health Innovation (C-ABHI):  C-ABHI is a solution accelerator for the aging and brain health sector.  

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