Registered Practical Nurse - Transition Program - Part Time

April 21 2021
Industries Healthcare, social assistance
Categories Health, Medical, Health, Medical, Nursing
Ottawa, ON

Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) - Part Time

We are seeking adynamic, passionate Registered Practical Nurses (RPN), who want to be part of the transformational change in home and community care by providing care in a truly client-centered approach. You are excited about working in an environment that puts the care team in the driving seat; being part of a self-directed team that offers a high level of professional autonomy and responsibility. You will be part of a diverse care team that will provide services to a roster of clients in the community. You will be part of a collaborative team that will conduct joint care planning with a focus on client-centered goals addressing client’s physical, cognitive, social, emotional and spiritual domains, creating a holistic care plan. Each client is assigned a primary care clinician, a member of the interdisciplinary team who will lead care planning for that client and facilitate interdisciplinary team to reach client’s care goals. As part of the CBI Transitions team, you will be a part of the team that will be accountable for the care and services you provide and the outcomes your clients achieve.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provision of comprehensive care in an interdisciplinary team.
  • Primary contact for a client when designated as the primary care provider/clinician for the client’s interdisciplinary team
  • Provide continuous and comprehensive support to your team in the delivery of care for your clients
  • Complete a client assessment and develop an interdisciplinary care plan based on best evidence/practices and on client’s unique needs.
  • Lead the care planning process and work with other disciplines to complete and implement interdisciplinary client care plans
  • Facilitate regular interdisciplinary team communication (e.g. huddle, rounds, status updates) when designated as the primary care provider/clinician
  • Lead discharge and transition care planning discussions during regular integrated team meetings with their front-line staff when designated as the primary care provider/clinician
  • Facilitate and organize family and caregiver meetings
  • Support the client through care transitions by collaborating and connecting the client with community support services in their local community.
  • Support clients, families and caregivers to develop strong self-care strategies, anticipate and address health issues, as well as optimize their health through effective health promotion strategie

EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION REQUIRED:

  • Current RPN Certificate of Competence from the College of Nurses and is in compliance with all Applicable Law relating to the practice of Nursing in Ontario
  • Graduation from an accredited School of Nursing
  • Minimum of two years of nursing experience
  • Ability to be flexible in working hours and must be available for weekends & evenings
  • Comfort behind the wheel of car in a variety of weather settings
  • Experience in one of the following areas: home/community care, acute care, chronic disease management, health promotion, palliative care and mental health
  • The ability to work independently in an autonomous and self-directed manner within RPN scope of practice is required
  • Excellent skills in case management and working with/coordinating interdisciplinary care teams
  • Excellent assessment skills and a strong clinical background
  • Ability to take initiative and demonstrate strong leadership skills
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication (oral and written) and critical thinking skills

CREDENTIAL REQUIRED:

  • Registration with College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Membership in RPNAO with active professional liability insurance
  • CPR certificate, Level C/HCP – renewed within 1 year
  • Police Check with vulnerable sector screening
  • Valid Ontario driver’s license with access to working vehicle

TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT:

  • Part Time

AREA:

  • Ottawa

SALARY: Competitive salary, paid mileage, paid orientation and internal professional development training & ongoing support. Other benefits include flexible scheduling, flexible area of work, medical and dental benefits, paid vacation. We Care is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We encourage all candidates who have the right mix of skills, abilities and a passion for service excellence to apply. Please submit your resume through the ATS.We thank all applicants for their interest in this position; however only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

As Canada's largest integrated community-based healthcare services network, CBI is focused on improving health and enriching lives. CBI delivers interdisciplinary physical and behavioural health services across home, clinic and facility settings. Our network of dedicated staff and thought leaders are committed to innovating healthcare to deliver proven outcomes. CBI is uniquely positioned to support the evolving health needs of Canadians through its 13,000 clinical and administrative staff in 250 facilities and over 100 transitional/residential homes across 800 communities. www.cbi.ca

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