Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) Team Lead ID: 59357

Deadline Date: 2019/08/25

Location: Thunder Bay

The RPN Team Lead is responsible for monitoring and directing care delivery, coordination and supervision of transdisciplinary team services for their assigned team in compliance with VON policies and procedures. Working within the Primary Care Team model of care, the RPN Team Lead facilitates the provision of safe, quality, client-centered health care services to the clients. This role requires strong assessment skills, advanced technical skills and the ability to work in an interdisciplinary team.

Posting Date:
 Thunder Bay
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Holds regular team meetings and huddles to keep team members appraised of Key Performance Indicators (KPI's) and information necessary for excellent service delivery and team effectiveness.
Utilizes appropriate communication skills to obtain information for the client and/or family and provide complete, relevant assessments based on these communications.
Selects and implements strategies or interventions from established care plans in consultation with client and/or caregiver and health care delivery team.
Utilizes adult learning principles and established training materials to teach and enhance skill levels of service providers including Client Care Coordinator as appropriate.
Provides hands on personal care as required.
Completes home visits with service providers for quality service and competency assessments and to ensure performance at optimal levels to meet client service requirements.
Receives and documents all employee, family and client complaints/issues related to service delivery and takes appropriate steps to ensure satisfactory resolution.
Meets with individual team members to build education and learning plans and provides input to annual PDP.
Demonstrates effective time management, planning and organization of day's work activities and of team members.
In collaboration with the Client Care Coordinator, assigns visits to team as appropriate, with attention to urgent care requests including sick calls, missed visits and extra visits.
Registered Practical Nursing (RPN) Diploma
Minimum of 5 years' experience in community based health care system
Team Lead or supervisory experience preferred
Health teaching and facilitation experience preferred
First Aid / CPR Certification
Must have vehicle transportation; this includes a valid Ontario Driver's License and vehicle insurance
Current criminal background check including a Vulnerable Sector Check
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Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
 Marie Imber
Position Title:
 Talent Acquisition Specialist
Company Name:
 VON Canada
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