RN's Replaced By RPN's - GTA - page 2

Hey all. I just wanted to share something that's currently happening in a lot of Ontario hospitals & i'd like to get some insight as to why it's happening? Where I work (i'm a nursing... Read More

  1. by   ruralgirl08
    Hi...I just think they have created a big mess to cut costs. Transitioning levels of responsibility between RN & RPN are just another addition to the workload for everyone. RPNs will want a better wage as well, especially with the kind of run your ass off, stress filled, understaffed environment we all work in. Nursing is a very emotionally and physically stressful job, we should be paid well. That being said, I personally would be will to take a slightly lower wage for a better work environment.
  2. by   RescueNinja
    Quote from ruralgirl08
    Hi...I just think they have created a big mess to cut costs. Transitioning levels of responsibility between RN & RPN are just another addition to the workload for everyone. RPNs will want a better wage as well, especially with the kind of run your ass off, stress filled, understaffed environment we all work in. Nursing is a very emotionally and physically stressful job, we should be paid well. That being said, I personally would be will to take a slightly lower wage for a better work environment.
    Yep, me too.

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