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CarePartners - 517 Jobs
Parry Sound, ON
Posted 10 days ago
Overview Nurses working for us in community not only experience flexible scheduling and work-life balance, but they also appreciate the home care setting, where they develop meaningful relationships with patients, while preserving patient dignity and privacy.Working within an extremely supportive and collaborative environment focused exclusively on quality of patient care, community nurses have the chance to exercise their full scope of practice, pursue specialization and champion innovative, award-winning health care programs.We are looking for RNs and RPNs who desire great flexibility in their schedules.This is a Full-Time/Part-Time/Casual position in the Parry Sound area.Hours of work are within a 2-week rotation inclusive of weekends and on-call work.The position will be within our Visiting Nurse Program offering service in the patient's home.This position is part of a Collective Bargaining unit and will be posted internally for a period of five (5) business days, in order to allow bargaining unit employees to apply. What We Offer Professional FulfillmentPractice within your full nursing scope Continuing education, certification and trainingCompetitive wage grid that recognizes nursing skillsetPAID MILEAGE at $0.41 per/km PLUS travel timeFlexible hours, autonomy over your schedule and a variety of assignmentsSupportIncredibly supportive, caring and inspiring cultureComprehensive orientation and hands-on mentoring from experienced, caring staffUp-to-date mobile devices with current scheduling and virtual technologyAdded ValueRobust Employee Assistance Program (EAP) for you and your family membersHealth & dental benefits, plus retail discounts and recognition rewardsOpportunities to volunteer in countries with limited access to healthcare What The Role Involves Developing and maintaining an effective Care Plan with respect to Community Health Services, independently or in cooperation with the Home and Community Care Support Services (HCCSS).Working with patients (both in-person and virtually) to provide exceptional nursing servicesProviding services one-on-one with patients in a home settingCommunicating and liaising with patients, family members and others within the interdisciplinary care teamPerforming other clinical duties as required What You Bring Registered Nurse (RN) or Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) degree or diploma Current College of Nurses of Ontario (CNO) registration in good standingA strong desire and commitment to making a difference in the lives of our patientsExceptional interpersonal skillsA valid driver's license and vehicle as regular travel is requiredExcellent English verbal and written communication skillsCPR CertificationCurrent immunization record including 2 step TB test and COVID 19 vaccination*To protect our patients, we require a current vulnerable sector check and a clear background check CarePartners In Your Community In addition to providing home-based health care, CarePartners also serves the community through clinics, transitional care units, and provides relief in retirement homes and shared care settings. Through our Community Nursing Services outreach program, we've been organizing staff-led medical care and clinics in countries with poor access to health care since 2009. Accessibility CarePartners welcomes and encourages applicants from people with disabilities. Candidates can request accommodations at any time in the hiring process.*CarePartners promotes and facilitates, as appropriate, the immunization of employees in order to provide a safe working environment for its employees, to deliver safe care to patients and to fulfill its commitment to evidence-based health promotion. In accordance with Public Health guidelines CarePartners has implemented safety protocols to prevent the spread of infectious diseases such as COVID-19. All employees will be required to wear appropriate Personal Protective Equipment as directed by CarePartners and mandated by public health authorities. All new hires of CarePartners are required at this time to demonstrate that they have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19, in accordance with our policies and procedures.