RPN-12 month contract
Contractuel • Cochrane Région
The Registered Practical Nurse (RPN), as part of the interdisciplinary team, assists in the delivery of primary care and participates in the development, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of the programs and services within the Iroquois Falls Family Health Team.
The Nurse will work with our interdisciplinary team and provide direct client care, within her/his scope of practice, according to standards set by the College of Nurses of Ontario and by the IFFHT, with an emphasis on Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, Immunization, Diabetes, Hypertension and various other FHT programs.
Registered Practical Nurse holding a Diploma or Certificate from an accredited College ·
Holding a valid Certificate from the College of Nurses of Ontario
Experience working in a primary care setting and patient education
Knowledge & understanding of primary prevention and health promotion theory and practice; experience working with clients in prevention and management of chronic diseases.
Ability to work both independently and within a multidisciplinary team.
Good interpersonal and communication skills.
Proficiency in the use of computers, especially an Electronic Medical Record.
Bilingualism in French and English considered an