Date of Posting: September 7, 2017 Date of Closing: Ongoing recruitment. Start Date: As soon as possible.
Purpose of Position Reporting to the Director of Nursing, Registered Nurses provide nursing care under the direction of medical practitioners and the Director of Nursing. Registered Nurses will be assigned to the nursing floor for the majority of their work. Registered Nurses will also act in compliance with Provincial Community Care and Nursing Care Regulations.
Assess residents to identify appropriate nursing interventions.
Collaborate with members of an interdisciplinary health team to plan, implement, coordinate and evaluate resident care in consultation with residents and their families.
Administer medications and treatments as prescribed by a physician or according to established policies and protocols.
Monitor, assess, address, document and report symptoms and change in residents’ conditions.
Supervise LPNs, RCWs, RAs, volunteers, and other staff.
Transfer, lift, and reposition residents.
May develop and implement personal care plans on resident admission.
Manage complex home care cases, participate in community needs assessment and program development, conduct disease screening and deliver immunization programs.
Ability to handle sensitive information with the highest degree of integrity and confidentiality.
Other duties as required.
Completion of a university or college, or other recognized registered nursing program.
Current registration with the Association of Registered Nurses of PEI.
Ability to work as a team member and ability to meet the physical requirements of the position.
Rotating shifts of 4, 6, 8 and 12 hours.
Rotating shifts including days, evenings, weekends, nights, and holidays. The ideal candidate is able to cover day shifts through the week.
Frequent interaction with residents, family members, and the public.
Position available: Casual, On-call.
Wage Range: $35.12 to $36.15 hourly for 4 to 30 hours bi-weekly
Please reply by email or mail to: Lindsay Dickieson Lindsay@themountcommunity.ca 141 Mount Edward Road C1A 5T1
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