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CarePartners

Community Nurse Job Locations CA-ON-Waterloo ID 2022-1104 Category Nursing Position Type Full-Time Who We Are Sign-on Bonus of up to $1500CCPN $25000 Grant for a 2-year Full-Time commitmentCarePartners is one of Ontario’s largest, most reputable and well-established accredited home health care providers, providing nursing, personal support, home support, palliative, therapy and rehabilitation support services for patients of all ages across urban and rural Ontario. We visit approximately 80,000 patients each year in homes, schools, clinics, workplaces and retirement homes, spread across 14 branches and 21 nursing clinics.We continuously innovate to meet patient needs with specialized (award-winning) care programs and technology, including virtual care and AI. 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. What We Offer Professional FulfillmentPractice within your full nursing scopeContinuing education, certification and trainingCompetitive wage grid that recognizes nursing skillsetPAID MILEAGE at$0.40 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-personandvirtually) to provide exceptional nursing servicesProviding services in a variety of settings which may include in-home, clinic, retirement home or schoolCommunicating and liaising with patients, family members and others within the interdisciplinary care teamPerforms other clinical duties as required What You Bring Registered Nurse (RN) or Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) degree or diplomaCurrent 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