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Licensed Practical Nurse

Requisition ID: 326444 

Position Number: [[cust_PCN]]

Posting End Date: December 25, 2022

City: Winnipeg

Site: Golden Door Geriatric Centre

Work Location:

Department / Unit: Nursing 

Posting Category: Clinical 

Union: MGEU

Anticipated Start Date: [[cust_AntStartDate]]

FTE: 0.9 

Anticipated Shift: Days

Annual Base Hours:

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Rotation Calendar:

 

Job description

olden Door Geriatric Centre is an accredited personal care home that has operated in the Fort Garry area of Winnipeg since 1969. We subscribe to the EDEN model of care which is focused on providing client centered care in a supportive environment to seniors who can no longer live independently. Our home consists of three neighborhoods housing 78 residents in a mixture of private and semi-private rooms.

Position Overview:

Under the general supervision of the Director of Care the Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) is responsible for providing professional practical nursing services to designated patients, including independent nursing services, administration of prescribed medical treatments, collaboration and interaction within the healthcare team and participation in the coordination of patient care.

Education/Experience:

Graduate of an approved Licensed Practical Nursing Education program required

Current registration with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Manitoba

Experience in geriatric care preferred

Experience in diabetes management and wound care preferred

Qualifications and Skills

Knowledge of:

- CLPNM Standards of Practice for Licensed Practical Nurses

- CLPNM Code of Ethics for Licensed Practical Nurses

- Scope of Practice as documented in the Licensed Practical Nurses Act

- Facility policies, procedures, protocols and guidelines

- Nursing care knowledge related to the clinical area

- Personal Health Information Act (PHIA), Protection of Persons in Care Act, Workplace Hazardous Material Information System (WHMIS), Principles of Routine Practices (Universal Precautions) and other legislated acts.

- Roles and responsibilities of members of the healthcare team

Demonstrated effective oral and written communication skills

Demonstrated critical thinking/problem solving skills

Ability to prioritize care for an individual patient or group of patients

Ability to delegate care appropriately and monitor outcomes of delegated care

Ability to respond to a variety of simultaneous demands

Ability to recognize and pursue self-development opportunities

Ability to perform independently and as a member of the healthcare team

Ability to adapt quickly to changing situations

Ability to maintain concentration with frequent interruptions

Ability to function in a demanding and stressful environment

Physical Requirements

Good physical and mental health

This position requires a current satisfactory Criminal Records Check (Including Vulnerable Sector Search), Child Abuse Registry Check and Adult Abuse Registry Check as conditions of employment. The successful candidate will be responsible for any service charges incurred. A security check is considered current if it was obtained no more than six (6) months prior to the start of employment.

Salary: Up to $32.97 per hour (paid breaks)

Job Types: 0.9 EFT Days , Part-time, Permanent

Part-time hours: 37 hours/week

Salary: $26.97-$32.97 per hour

Job description

olden Door Geriatric Centre is an accredited personal care home that has operated in the Fort Garry area of Winnipeg since 1969. We subscribe to the EDEN model of care which is focused on providing client centered care in a supportive environment to seniors who can no longer live independently. Our home consists of three neighborhoods housing 78 residents in a mixture of private and semi-private rooms.

Position Overview:

Under the general supervision of the Director of Care the Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) is responsible for providing professional practical nursing services to designated patients, including independent nursing services, administration of prescribed medical treatments, collaboration and interaction within the healthcare team and participation in the coordination of patient care.

Education/Experience:

Graduate of an approved Licensed Practical Nursing Education program required

Current registration with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Manitoba

Experience in geriatric care preferred

Experience in diabetes management and wound care preferred

Qualifications and Skills

Knowledge of:

- CLPNM Standards of Practice for Licensed Practical Nurses

- CLPNM Code of Ethics for Licensed Practical Nurses

- Scope of Practice as documented in the Licensed Practical Nurses Act

- Facility policies, procedures, protocols and guidelines

- Nursing care knowledge related to the clinical area

- Personal Health Information Act (PHIA), Protection of Persons in Care Act, Workplace Hazardous Material Information System (WHMIS), Principles of Routine Practices (Universal Precautions) and other legislated acts.

- Roles and responsibilities of members of the healthcare team

Demonstrated effective oral and written communication skills

Demonstrated critical thinking/problem solving skills

Ability to prioritize care for an individual patient or group of patients

Ability to delegate care appropriately and monitor outcomes of delegated care

Ability to respond to a variety of simultaneous demands

Ability to recognize and pursue self-development opportunities

Ability to perform independently and as a member of the healthcare team

Ability to adapt quickly to changing situations

Ability to maintain concentration with frequent interruptions

Ability to function in a demanding and stressful environment

Physical Requirements

Good physical and mental health

This position requires a current satisfactory Criminal Records Check (Including Vulnerable Sector Search), Child Abuse Registry Check and Adult Abuse Registry Check as conditions of employment. The successful candidate will be responsible for any service charges incurred. A security check is considered current if it was obtained no more than six (6) months prior to the start of employment.

Salary: Up to $32.97 per hour (paid breaks)

Job Types: 0.9 EFT Days , Part-time, Permanent

Part-time hours: 37 hours/week

Salary: $26.97-$32.97 per hour


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