Registered Nurse

Registered Nurse

Hospice Renfrew
Location: Renfrew, Ontario
Posted: May 10th 2019
Description:

Hospice Renfrew is a six-bed palliative care residence providing full-time, 24/7 nursing care. Our expert palliative team provides physical, emotional and spiritual comfort, free of charge to all residents of Renfrew County and the nearby area.

In the home-like and tranquil environment at Hospice, families are part of compassionate end-of-life care that celebrates life. We help our residents and families come home for final closure and as fully as possible live remaining precious moments without suffering. Hospice is a vital community hub for palliative and bereavement services. We are dedicated to improving the quality of living and dying.

It's about living well until the end of life.

We are recruiting for a Registered Nurse. This is a temporary, full-time position.

The Registered Nurse will assume a lead role in the interdisciplinary team by providing professional care required by patients at Hospice Renfrew as well as direction and supervision of care provided by the personal support worker and Hospice volunteers.

Qualifications
  • Certificate of competency from the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Proven knowledge and expertise in palliative care, pain and symptom management
  • Demonstrated excellent leadership, interpersonal, communication and facilitation skills with patients, families, volunteers and members of the inter-professional teamĀ 
  • Demonstrated excellent attendance record
  • Commitment to continuing education in palliative care
Additional Information

Hospice Renfrew staff and volunteers are committed to providing the highest quality of care, comfort and compassion to the residents and families we serve. Our staff benefit from a positive and supportive work environment. We offer a comprehensive benefit plan for part-time and full-time employees as well as ongoing education and team building for all staff. We are committed to diversity in the workplace and welcome applications from registered nurses, registered practical nurses and personal support workers.

Please submit your application by email. Please note only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Contact Information
Hospice Renfrew
459 Albert Street,
Renfrew, Ontario
K7V 1V8

Email: info@hospicerenfrew.ca
Website: www.hospicerenfrew.ca
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