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Job Title:
REGISTERED NURSE, FT

Posted Date:
11/6/2019
Closing Date:
11/12/2019
Functional Discipline:
COMPLEX CARE

Job Description
VACANCY DETAILS

VACANCY NUMBER: 0000017656CC

JOB TITLE: REGISTERED NURSE, FT
STATUS: FULL TIME
DEPARTMENT: COMPLEX CARE
LOCATION: DOUGLAS MEMORIAL SITE
HOURS OF WORK: 75 HOURS PER PAY PERIOD

POSTING DATE: 6 November 2019
CLOSING DATE: 12 November 2019

UNION: ONTARIO NURSES' ASSOCIATION
WAGE RANGE: $33.230 TO $47.570 PER HOUR

POSITION OBJECTIVE:
Working to promote nursing excellence, quality patient/client-centred care and high professional standards, the Registered Practical Nurse will provide care through the therapeutic application of skills, knowledge, abilities and nursing standards, while collaborating with other healthcare team members. The objective of the Registered Practical Nurse is to provide safe and competent care through the application of nursing knowledge, the technical aspects of professional practice and the demonstration of compassion, professionalism and respect. Shift rotations are subject to change. This position will be utilized to cover sick and vacation replacement.

QUALIFICATIONS:
o Current registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario.
o Two years related clinical experience in the past five years in a complex care environment.
o Current BCLS certification.
o Performs to the full scope of practice as outlined by the College of Nurses of Ontario.
o Medication Administration certification; current medication administration experience.
o Demonstrated knowledge and skill in physical assessment (Physical Assessment Course).
o Demonstrated proficiency in the application of enhanced nursing skills.
o Demonstrated proficiency in IV Therapy Initiation and use of IV pumps.
o Demonstrated knowledge of and skill with CVADs, CADD pumps, VAC therapy and enteral feeds.
o Applies Niagara Health values and professional practice standards to patient/client care and service.
o Demonstrated commitment to patient/client centred care.
o Demonstrated ability to perform effectively in a collaborative total patient care model.
o Demonstrated commitment to patient and family education and the ability to promote health and wellness.
o Evidence of accurate, timely and appropriate documentation according to best practice guidelines and CNO standards.
o Demonstrated ability to facilitate patient discharges.
o Applies knowledge, skills, judgment and competencies required for safe practice as outlined by the College of Nurses of Ontario.
o Integrates reflection, critical thinking, education and relevant practical experience in problem solving.
o Must be available for all shifts, vacation replacement, sick time and paid holidays.
o Consistent and regular attendance required.

Recruitment Specialist: Christine Callaghan


It is Niagara Health policy to give consideration to qualified internal applicants.


Niagara Health is committed to Employment Equity, welcomes diversity in the workplace, and encourages applications from all qualified individuals including women, members of visible minorities, aboriginal persons, and persons with disabilities. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 and the Ontario Human Rights Code, Niagara Health will provide accommodations through the recruitment process to applicants with disabilities. If selected to participate in the recruitment and selection process, please inform Human Resources of the nature of any accommodation(s) that you may require in respect of any materials or processes used to ensure your equal participation.