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Job Title:
REGISTERED NURSE, JS

Posted Date:
11/28/2019
Closing Date:
12/4/2019
Functional Discipline:
SURGICAL SUITE- OR

Job Description
VACANCY DETAILS

VACANCY NUMBER: 0000017879CG

JOB TITLE: REGISTERED NURSE, JS
STATUS: JOB SHARE
DEPARTMENT: SURGICAL SUITE- OR
LOCATION: ST. CATHARINES SITE
HOURS OF WORK: 37.5 HOURS PER PAY PERIOD

POSTING DATE: 28 November 2019
CLOSING DATE: 04 December 2019

UNION: ONTARIO NURSES' ASSOCIATION
WAGE RANGE: 33.230 TO 47.570

POSITION OBJECTIVE:
Working to promote nursing excellence, quality patient/client-centered care and high professional standards, the Registered Nurse will be responsible for the assessment, nursing diagnosis, integrated care plan development, implementation and evaluation of nursing care. The objective of the Registered 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. The incumbent will perform all other relevant duties assigned to ensure the efficient operation of the unit to which s/he is assigned. The successful candidate's home site will be the site listed above and must be willing to work at two or more sites.

QUALIFICATIONS:
o Current registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario
o Two years related clinical experience in the past five years in an operating room
o Current BCLS certification
o Successful completion of the Operating Room Course through a recognized community college
o Demonstrated knowledge and skill in physical assessment (Physical Assessment Course preferred)
o Controlled acts authorized to nursing for the operating room and/or delegated controlled acts
o Demonstrated proficiency in IV Therapy and Advanced IV Therapy
o Demonstrated knowledge of and skill with CVADs, Advanced CVADs, and Electrocardiograms
o Current knowledge of operating room techniques as evidenced by an in-depth knowledge of the Standards for Perioperative Nursing in accordance with the Operating Room Nurses Association of Canada (ORNAC)
o Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of operating room instruments and procedures
o Proficiency in equipment processing in accordance with Central Sterilization and Reprocessing standards
o Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of nursing standards as they apply to the care of perioperative patients/clients
o Applies NH values and professional practice standards to patient/client care and service
o Demonstrated commitment to patient/client centred care
o Applies leadership skills by providing, facilitating and promoting quality patient care
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 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 Consistent and regular attendance required


Recruitment Specialist: Carrie Garritsen
(905) 378-4647 EXT 44222

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.