Employment Status: Permanent, Part Time (0.6 FTE)
Program: Visiting Nursing
Number of Hours Bi-Weekly: 45
Work Schedule: Days, Weekends
Union/Bargaining Unit: OFHCW
On Call: Yes
Our Visiting nurses provide client care in the client’s own home. They provide physical assessments, symptom control support, palliative care, rehabilitation therapy, wound care, education, counselling to individuals and families and much more.
Registered Practical Nurses are responsible for provision and management of cost effective nursing care to individuals in the community. You will also delegate tasks to different levels of healthcare workers, participating as a full member of the healthcare team.
Applications from current members of the bargaining unit associated with this position will be considered first.
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Fast-paced Environment; Attention to Detail; Lift and carry using appropriate lifting techniques; Bend, push, pull, grip, reach, kneel, crouch using good body mechanics; Walk, sit, stand, climb stairs; fine hand movements.
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