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RPN - Surgery

RPN - Surgery

Job ID 
2017-1061
Job Location 
CA-ON-Kitchener
Job Type 
Part time
Program 
Surgery
Career Level 
Experienced
Years of Experience 
..
Posted Date 
3/22/2017

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Job Description

Inpatient Surgery is a 60-bed unit.  The Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) will facilitate and provide care to a variety of surgical patients during the patient’s stay.  The RPN will function within the Job Description of a Registered Practical Nurse and the College of Nurses Standards of Nursing Practice for Registered Practical Nurses. Contribute to ensuring there is a safe environment for patients, staff and visitors

 
Job Requirements:

 

•    Current Registration Certificate of Competence with the College of Nurses of Ontario
•    Collaboration and communication skills with patients and health professionals 
•    Ability to function effectively in clinical areas with rapid pace and high turnover
•    Ability to adapt to various clinical settings and provide appropriate nursing care to patients whose acuity and degree of illness vary 
•    Preference will be given to a Registered Practical Nurse who has successfully completed Registered Practical Nurse Enhanced Skills Upgrade (e.g. Medication Administration, Clip and Suture Removal, Catheterization, etc.)
•    Surgical experience preferred.
•    Flexibility, reliability and dependability
•    Good attendance record