They are responsible for supporting a healthy working environment and staying current with healthcare provider COVID-19 guidelines, ensuring adequate PPE supplies are available and guidelines are adhered to correctly.
They work actively alongside the Licensed Practical Nurse completing all client-based assessments and applicable intervention support(s). .
The CWC PCN is a fast-paced, ever-changing environment where your organization and multi-tasking skills are required to manage changing work priorities effectively. You have a keen eye for detail, an ability to remain calm under pressure while maneuvering with urgency, and you operate with accountability and integrity.
Develops and amends IPAC policies and procedures
Client care and electronic medical record (EMR) management
The ideal candidate is a Registered Nurse who has broad clinical expertise to maximize the application of in-depth nursing theory, knowledge and skills.
Education: A minimum of a bachelor’s degree in nursing from an accredited post-secondary healthcare program with an equivalent combination of training and experience from a variety of settings. Current Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers is required. Completion of an IPAC Canada approved IPAC course preferred.
Experience: A minimum of three (3) years of broad clinical nursing practice is required and a minimum of one (1) year nursing experience in acute care. Must have the ability to work independently with minimal supervision in a professional manner.
Knowledge: Demonstrated clinical skills in primary care nursing, with evidence of continued professional development. Knowledge of IPAC management and surveillance. Knowledge of and ability to use EMR system. Demonstrated ability to use equipment and supplies according to established standards and procedures.
Organization skills: Ability to multi-task and prioritize. Strong organizational skills. Proven ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines in a highly challenging environment. Ability to work with fixed deadlines, cope with frequent interruptions and changes.
Communications and customer relations skills: Strong communication, interpersonal and relationship-building skills; able to handle requests and complaints in a professional, non-confrontational manner. Proven ability to build good working relationships with healthcare professionals, patients, and other members of the community. Excellent follow-up and problem-solving skills with ability to make intuitive decisions. Discretion and ability to handle sensitive information and material appropriately.
Attention to detail: Precision, accuracy, and high attention to detail in all aspects of work.
Team-oriented: Ability to work effectively independently as well as with a team.
Technical: Proficiency in computers, Microsoft Office Suite and EMR systems.
Hours of work: Negotiable.
Employees of the CWC PCN enjoy a competitive salary and benefits package that includes employer-paid premiums for health and dental benefits, health spending/wellness account, learning account, eligibility to contribute to our group RRSP plan and receive an employer match, flexible working options, generous vacation and personal time off allowances, and education days, as well as professional development opportunities.
The CWC PCN is a leader in the provision of primary care through collaboration, innovation and teamwork, creating healthy patients and satisfied providers.
Due to the high volume of applications we receive, only those who apply through the CWC PCN website will be moved forward in the recruitment process. This is a necessary step as we require important information from our online application form. Please include your cover letter and resume when submitting your application.
Submit your application through the CWC PCN Careers page.
Only submissions received with the following three (3) documents will be considered:
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Posting will remain open until the role is filled.
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