Position at Kanad Hospital
Demonstrates the ability to apply the principles of cross-cultural knowledge and culturally sensitive skills in implementing culturally congruent nursing care.
Promotes an environment that enables health consumer safety, independence, quality of life, and health.Practices nursing in a manner that the health consumer determines as being culturally safe.
Evaluates her / his own nursing practice in relation to professional practice standards and guidelines, relevant statutes, rules, and regulations.
Undertakes a comprehensive and accurate nursing assessment of health consumers in a variety of settings.Ensure documentation is accurate and maintains confidentiality of information.
Ensures the health consumer has adequate explanation of the effects, consequences and alternatives of proposed treatment options.
Acts appropriately to protect oneself and others when faced with unexpected health consumer responses, confrontation, personal threat or other crisis situations.
Evaluates health consumer’s progress toward expected outcomes in partnership with health consumers.Provides health education appropriate to the needs of the health consumer within a nursing framework.
Reflects upon, and evaluates with peers and experienced nurses, the effectiveness of nursing care.Supports, participates in programs for and maintains professional development.
Attains knowledge and competence that reflects current nursing practice.Integrates evidence and research findings into practice.
Practices nursing in a negotiated partnership with the health consumer where and when possible.Communicates effectively with health consumers and members of the health care team.
Communicates effectively in a variety of formats in all areas of practice.Collaborates with the healthcare consumer, family, and others in the conduct of nursing practice.
Recognizes and values the roles and skills of all members of the healthcare team in the delivery of care.Demonstrates leadership in the professional practice setting and the profession.
Participates in quality improvement activities to monitor and improve standards of nursing.