Kerri-Anne Haworth – Registered Practical Nurse
Alexis Braun – Registered Practical Nurse
Niagara-on-the-Lake Hospital Site
Linda – Registered Practical Nurse
Niagara Family Health Centre Site
Sarah Southcott – Registered Nurse, Outreach Coordinator
Registered Practical Nurses
RPNs are health care professionals. They combine nursing skill, knowledge and judgment and are experts of nursing care in various sectors of healthcare. RPNs can perform tasks including but not limited to; bringing patients in to exam rooms, taking patients vitals and giving injections under the supervision of an on-site Medical Doctor or Nurse Practitioner. They are regulated by the College of Nurses of Ontario (CNO).
RNs are health care professionals educated in clinical practice, decision-making, critical thinking, leadership, research utilization and resource management. RNs can care for patients with more complex needs in unpredictable situations. Registered Nurses can have specialized training in a variety of different fields. RNs can provide education to patients and make health recommendations. RNs are regulated by the College of Nurses of Ontario (CNO).