Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) - Burlington

Burlington, Ontario
Greenshield Speciality Pharmacy – Nursing /
Permanent Full-Time /
When it comes to health, we’re always looking for ways to push for better. It’s why we were founded in the first place. In 1957, our founder, pharmacist William Wilkinson, witnessed a mother sacrifice her health by forgoing her own medicine to pay for her sick daughter’s prescription. He knew there had to be a better way. So, he introduced North America’s first prepaid drug plan, and GreenShield was born as a not-for-profit with a mission to support better health for all Canadians.

We aren’t just a health and benefits company. We’re the only not-for-profit social enterprise that brings worlds of coverage and care together, all in one place. We’re noble challengers, purposefully building a better way and we need the best people to help us create a more holistic approach that takes care of the mind and body.
Our mission is to create better health for all Canadians, and we know that starts with our employees. 

Greenshield Specialty Pharmacy is a specialty pharmacy and healthcare company focused on the handling and service of injectable, infused and biologic medications. We provide high quality service by strategically focusing on chronic autoimmune and neurological conditions, such as: rheumatoid arthritis, gastrointestinal diseases, dermatological diseases, stroke rehabilitation, migraines, and multiple sclerosis. An organizational dedication to program innovation and R&D has allowed GreenShield to design and deliver superior healthcare solutions over the years, which has earned them a premium reputation with patients, physicians, and medication manufacturers. GreenShield Specialty Pharmacy truly creates a complete patient experience as it works with patients, physicians, clinics, hospitals, and nursing homes on all aspects of treatment.
We are a premier specialty pharmacy services provider, offering innovative programs, exceptional service, and superior value. For our patients, we are committed to achieving better health.

We are looking for a full time and onsite RPN to join our multi-disciplinary team. time basis. The nurse will work directly with a team of Dermatologists in our Burlington clinic, 5 days a week. 

The role in a nutshell

    • Provide exceptional patient and customer service in keeping with GreenShield-NKS Health values.
    • Working closely with medical dermatologists one on one to assist with patient intake, procedures, administrative tasks, and other roles.
    • Seeking a candidate who is willing to be trained on surgical procedures and other office-based dermatologic procedures and comfortable performing procedures independently.
    • Looking for a committed candidate dedicated to working in medical dermatology long term.
    • Looking for a friendly, teachable, hardworking candidate. 
    • Experience in dermatology an asset but not required. 
    • Emphasis that this is a high volume fast paced environment, and we value efficiency and adaptability.
    • Responsible for on-boarding new biologic patients and screening.
    • Administer intramuscular vaccination and TB skin testing as directed.
    • Take appropriate action in situations where the safety and well-being of the patient may be compromised.
    • Adhere to the best work safety practices and procedures.
    • Adhere to nursing practices as outlined by the College of Nurses of Ontario (CNO).
    • Commitment to continuing education.

What we are looking for

    • Currently registered and in good standing with the College of Nurses of Ontario (CNO).
    • Current BLS required. ACLS an asset
    • Proficiency in English, both verbal and written required.
    • Valid Ontario driver's license and reliable vehicle required.
    • Excellent patient assessment and teaching skills.
    • Possesses the physical ability to perform the day-to-day duties described in the duties and responsibilities.
We believe a career should be meaningful. Not just a means to earn a living. Our culture is one where everyone's voice is heard and valued. Because that’s what it takes to create better health for all. We dare to challenge the status quo. And we’re driven by people who have challenged theirs.  We believe that your workplace should empower you to be the best version of yourself. That’s why we provide a place where you can be inspired, challenged, and rewarded. 
Where your growth means our growth.
Where your voice is heard and valued.
Where your work has purpose. And purpose matters.
We believe our people are critical to our overall success. Inclusivity makes us a stronger, smarter and more informed organization. Being intentionally inclusive of diverse backgrounds, perspectives and experiences will enhance our company culture to positively impact how we support our communities. A career at GreenShield isn’t just about personal achievements, it's about making a difference together.
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Here’s to Better Health for All!

Proficiency in English is required for this position. As part of this role, you will be required to communicate with colleagues or customers who use English as their primary language.  By requiring English proficiency for this position, we aim to ensure that our employees can excel in their roles, collaborate, and communicate effectively, and contribute to the success of our organization. 
GS supports diversity, equity and inclusion in our teams and communities, and we value the unique contributions made by all. Even if your experience doesn’t align perfectly to every requirement, we invite you to apply.   We encourage applications from all candidates and will accommodate needs under human rights legislation throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process. Please let us know of any accommodation through Information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially. 
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