Toronto, ON, CANADA; North York, ON, CANADA;
Healthcare Services and Wellness ; Nursing
Healthcare and Medical Services
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Jan 17, 2013
Headquartered on a 22-acre campus in Ontario and fully affiliated with the University of Toronto, Baycrest is the global leader in developing anproviding innovations in aging and brain health.
Baycrest is unique in the world, combining a comprehensive system of care for aging patients, one of the world's top research institutes in cognitive neuroscience, dedicated centres focused on mitigating the impact of age-related illness and impairment, and unmatched global knowledge exchange and commercialization capacity.
Baycrest is the global leader in developing and providing innovations in aging and brain health. Baycrest is unique in the world, combining a comprehensive system of care for aging patients, one of the world's top research institutes in cognitive neuroscience, dedicated centres focused on mitigating the impact of age-related illness and impairment, and unmatched global knowledge exchange and commercialization capacity.
Fully affiliated with the University of Toronto, Baycrest is playing an important role in training and enlightening future professionals who will have the responsibility of caring for our aging population. Each year we provide students with practical on-site training in almost every health-care discipline.
The Baycrest Innovation Engine develops, evaluates and transfers new practices, knowledge and products from our health sciences platform to the division at Baycrest responsible for bringing products to market, and has a system-wide impact on care delivery, quality of life and health and wellness.
Baycrest, a world-class leader in innovation in aging, provides care through a unique continuum of care system ranging from wellness programs, residential housing and outpatient clinics to a 472-bed nursing home, and a 300 bed complex continuing care facility.
A strategic focus of Baycrest is to be a workplace of choice - where we attract, develop and retain the most talented and committed leaders and staff, a workplace that supports and encourages an environment where our people can excel and achieve their personal best.
The RN Resource Team currently has an opportunity for a full time
REGISTERED PRACTICAL NURSE
who will provide client-centred care to patients on the unit.
Full Time – 1.00 F.T.E. – 75 Hours Bi-Weekly
Nights (potential to rotate)
à Note: Scheduled hours can change at a future date due to operational/client needs.
·Current registration, in good standing, with the College of Nurses of Ontario (‘CNO’) is required.
·Current Basic Cardiac Life Support (‘BCLS’) certificate, Level C - Automated External Device (‘AED’) is required.
·Must possess medication certificate from accredited organization.
·Added skills certification as per Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care requirements.
·Effective interpersonal and communication skills.
·Demonstrated interest and ability in working with frail elderly clients with terminal illness.
·Demonstrated ability to meet professional clinical infection control protocols.
·Demonstrated ability to deal effectively with clients and their families.
·Demonstrated ability to provide client-centred care.
·Demonstrated ability to work well within a multi-disciplinary team.
·Ability to delegate appropriately to non-regulated health care workers.
·Ability to maintain an acceptable level of attendance.
·Ability to work within a team environment.
·Basic computer skills – Meditech, Microsoft Word, Excel and MDS an asset.
Qualified candidates are invited to submit a cover letter and resume