Registered Practical Nurse - Sauble FHT (Sauble Beach)

Family Practice Registered Practical Nurse (Permanent 0.6 FTE Job Share) Sauble Family Health Team The Sauble Family Health Team is a small, community governed and patient centred group of Physicians and Interdisciplinary Health Professionals. In conjunction with the patient, the team provides primary care programs and services in a collaborative model to promote self-management and pride in excellent evidence-based care. Primary care is provided from birth until death for episodic needs, prevention of disease, promoting wellness and managing chronic disease. Job Summary: In accordance with the College of Nurses of Ontario standards of practice, code of ethics and patient care guidelines and the established mission and vision of Sauble Family Health Team, the Registered Practical Nurse provides direct nursing care to patients and consultative services regarding issues relevant to the practice of nursing. The nurse also works as part of a team to provide programs and services within the community. Education:
  • Certificate of Competence (RPN) and current membership with the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Current CPR or BCLS certification
  • Undergraduate degree in social or health sciences preferred
  • Venipuncture certification
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • Ability to work independently within the RPN FULL SCOPE of practice
  • MUST be team focused and flexible
  • Experience in a Family Practice, Primary Care or Ambulatory Care setting
  • Demonstrated leadership and strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to triage patient needs based on sound phone assessment
  • Ability and knowledge in teaching and coaching in self-management of Chronic Disease Experience with Telus/MD Practice Solutions EMR preferred
  • Understands quality improvement measurement and data integrity
Interested applicants can forward a resume to (deadline May 12, 2014): Lucia Olynyk, Clinical Lead Sauble Family Health Team 672B Main St Sauble Beach, ON N0H2G0 or email l.olynyk@saublefht.ca