~~Candidates are invited to apply for Permanent Full Time RN (Evenings and Nights ) positions and at our 34-bed long-term care facility located in Grey County, Village of Chatsworth.
Reporting to the Director of Care, the RN will enhance effective management and quality of nursing practice in keeping with the Standards of the College of Nurses of Ontario, Long Term Care Standards and Extendicare Standards.
• Ensure resident care is provided with established CNO standards and principles, best practice guidelines, physicians’ orders and administrative policies, as well as observe, report and record symptoms and conditions of the residents, and initiate remedial health measures where appropriate.
• Assess residents and develop, implement, review and evaluate resident care plans. Monitor residents’ health, note changes in condition and assess need for referral to other health care professionals
• Organize and direct functions and activities related to provision of care to residents including restorative care and palliative care as required. Interpret and implement established policies, procedures and regulations.
• Plan, direct, supervise and evaluate the work of nursing and personal care staff assigned to the unit.
• Possess a current Certificate of Competence from • Possess restorative care knowledge and experience • Knowledge of MDS / RAI and computerized documentation • Comprehensive knowledge of Best Practices in nursing related to Infection Control, Wound Care, Diabetic Care and Restorative Care • Effective human relations skills and demonstrated commitment to leading a team of nursing staff • Proven ability to work effectively, individually and with others, while prioritizing tasks. • Proven ability to present information clearly and effecti
• Proven experience in taking personal responsibility for seeking information from various sources. • Enables others’ learning through sharing experiences, coaching and mentoring. • Superb organization, planning, time management and multi-tasking skills. Must have own transportation - No bus service available.