R.P.N. (registered Practical Nurse)

Nurse Next door
  • Post Date: May 1, 2018
  • Applications 0
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Job Overview





Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

First Aid Certificate; CPR Certificate; Eligible for licensure as a practical nurse by the province/territory of work


7 months to less than 1 year

Area of Specialization

Urology; Surgery; Rehabilitation; Recovery room; Psychiatry; Pediatrics; Palliative care; Orthopedics; Oncology; Neurology; Nephrology; Intensive care, nursery; Gynecology; Geriatrics; Emergency room; Cardiology; Burn unit; Drug addiction

Work Setting

Chronic or long-term care facilities/centres; Hospital/medical facility or clinic; Home care and visiting care agency; Rehabilitation centre and special health institution; Nursing home/home for the aged

Security and Safety

Driver’s validity licence check; Tuberculosis test; Eligible for professional liability insurance; Criminal record check

Transportation/Travel Information

Own transportation; Own vehicle; Valid driver’s licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Work under pressure; Repetitive tasks; Physically demanding; Manual dexterity; Attention to detail; Ability to distinguish between colours; Sound discrimination; Combination of sitting, standing, walking; Standing for extended periods

Work Location Information

Relocation costs not covered by employer

Personal Suitability

Initiative; Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Accurate; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Client focus; Interpersonal awareness; Dependability; Values and ethics; Reliability; Organized

Licensed Practical Nurse Specific Skills

Provide pre-operative and post-operative personal and comfort care; Monitor established respiratory therapy and intravenous therapy; Provide safety and health education to individuals and their families; Administer medication and observe and document therapeutic effects; Take vital signs, apply aseptic techniques including sterile dressing, ensure infection control, monitore nutritional intake and conduct specimen collection; Provide nursing services, within defined scope of practice, to patients based on patient assessment and care planning procedures; Monitor patients’ progress, evaluate effectiveness of nursing interventions and consult with appropriate members of healthcare team

How to apply

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Job Detail
  • Salary Offerd$20 to $30 Per Hour
  • Career LevelExecutive
  • Experience0 - 3 Years
  • QualificationDiploma
  • Job Ref:905194
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