Assess patients to identify appropriate nursing interventions
Provide nursing services, within defined scope of practice, to patients based on patients’ assessments and treatments plans.
Perform nursing interventions such as taking blood pressure, temperature, vital signs, skin treatment and wound care.
Ensure inspections control, monitoring nutritional intake and specimen collection
Administer medications and observe and document therapeutic effects
Monitor patients’ progress, evaluate effectiveness of nursing intervention and consult with appropriate members of healthcare team;
Provide safety and health education to individuals and their families
Maintain accurate notes in patient’s chart about changes of condition, diagnosis, therapeutic procedures.
Keep accurate patients’ test results, X-ray, cardiograms and other lab documentation.
Develop health care plans based on assessments information.
Communication with Patient/Family:
professional Standards and Ethics:
Perform duties according to Nursing Standards for Registered Nurses set by College of Nurses, possess high ethical qualities towards patients, family
members and co-workers.
Continuing education and skills upgrades
Participating in workshops, courses and other educational activities and programs, demonstrate ability and wiliness to upgrade nursing skills.
Present recent participation in development/continuing education programs
Current Annual Registration as an RPN with College of Nurses of Ontario (general class)
Criminal Record Check (completed annually)
Current CPR certificate Level 3 and First Aid certificate (completed annually)
Medication Management Certificate, skin/wound care certificate
Attendance to nursing refresher programs within 5 last years and successful completion of this program initiated by Registered Practical Nurses Association.
3-5 years relevant experience as Registered Nurse at the Hospital/Long Term care facilities.
Two professional references within the last 2 years
Positive attitude towards patients, caring, compassionate, initiative
Active membership of Ontario Practical Nurses Association
Job #ID 9131
Pay Rate Full Time
Location North Bay
Please call 705-476-3234 for employer contact information.