Do You Need an RN?
REGISTERED NURSES (RN): All jblcare inc RNs are graduates of an approved School of Nursing and hold a current license to practice in Quebec. They are qualified to:-
Record nursing history for patient assessment and maintain detailed medical records.-
Administer medications and treatments as ordered by the attending physician.-
Develop and evaluate a nursing plan to meet the needs of the patient.Do You Need a NURSING ASSISTANT?
NURSING ASSISTANT (NA): All our nurses assistant are graduates of an approved School of Nursing assistant and hold a current license to practice in Quebec.They are qualified to:-
Perform treatments and administer medications as prescribed by the attending physician.-
Assist family in coping with patient illness.Do You Need a Nurse's Aide, Home Health Aide, Respite care or Sitter / Companion?
NURSE'S AIDES, HOME HEALTH AIDE, RESPITE CARE AND Sitter / COMPANIONS: Our aides are experienced, trained and certified personnel qualified to provide the patient with general nursing care. Their duties consist of:-
Performing many of the fundamental nursing tasks such as reading temperature, pulse, blood pressure and respiration.-
Maintaining a safe, sanitary environment for the patient.-
Bathing, oral hygiene, hair care, skin care, incontinence care, dressing, transferring assistance, medication reminders, appointment reminders, preparing and serving meals, feeding if needed.-
Dusting, vacuuming, cleaning bathroom, damp mopping floors, dishes, and kitchen clean-up, laundry, bed making, changing linens, trash removal, errands, and shopping.-
Socialization is an important part of daily living. Companions are non-medical staffs that provide companionship and much needed mental stimulation. Companions will read, play cards/games, watch T.V. and movies together, shopping and running errands together or just talking.-Respite Care
Respite services provide caregivers time away from their responsibilities. Respite care workers will assume the responsibilities of the caregiver, to give them the much needed "rest".-Live-In Care
For those who cannot live alone and wish to remain independent in the comfort of their own home. These services provide a live-in on a twenty-four hour basis and will assume daily activities as needed.Our RN's make frequent home visits to supervise all services given by paraprofessionals.Our quality assurance committee under the direction of a physician helps establish protocol for delivery of these services and ensures standards of care, not only in clinical terms but in human terms as well.