Scarborough & Rouge Hospital - Registered Nurse


Registered Nurse - Critical Care

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  • Job Number:    J0218-0689
  • Job Title:  Registered Nurse - Critical Care
  • Department:  Critical Care Centre
  • Job Category:  Nursing
  • Location:  General
  • Job Type:  Full Time
  • Number of Positions: 1
  • Union:  ONA Local 111 - General/Birchmount
  • Hours:   Days, Nights

At Scarborough and Rouge Hospital (SRH), the patient experience comes first. With three hospital sites (Birchmount, General and Centenary) and five satellite sites, SRH provides a broad spectrum of health services to one of the most diverse communities in Canada.

Created through a merger of The Scarborough Hospital’s Birchmount and General sites and Rouge Valley Health System’s Centenary site in December 2016, SRH is committed to delivering the highest quality patient- and family-centred care, with a focus on enhancing access to services for the Scarborough community.

The completion of this online form serves as your application and will be used to determine if you meet the requirements of this position. Please ensure that you have provided all pertinent information necessary to be considered for this vacancy by the close date.

Reporting to the Patient Care Manager of Critical Care you will be responsible for providing excellent care to a diverse patient population within our multi-service environment. Our Critical Care Program is a patient focused total care model. You will provide high quality nursing care to patients and their families, based on the philosophy and conceptual framework of Nursing Practice at Scarborough and Rouge Hospital.

You will provide exceptional “customer service” to patients and families within an inter-professional, team environment. You demonstrate professional accountability for your practice and are able to identify and pursue opportunities to meet your learning needs. You may be scheduled at the General or Birchmount campus based on departmental needs.

Requirements:

  • Current registration, in good standing with the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Current ACLS( or willing to obtain within 6 months of employment)
  • Current BCLS
  • Completion of Critical Care Certificate 
  • 1-2 years of medical/surgical experience in an acute care setting
  • Willingness to participate in continuing education and unit based initiatives such as LEAN, Unit Councils, Audits etc
  • Demonstrates excellent problem-solving, decision making and critical thinking skills
  • Demonstrates excellent organizational and time-management skills
  • Demonstrates initiative and the ability to function independently and be part of an inter-professional team member in fast paced demanding environment
  • Demonstrates excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrates a commitment to customer service when dealing with patients, colleagues and volunteers and other members of the community and public
  • Demonstrates values consistent with SRH?s Code of Conduct and is committed to fostering a healthy and positive work environment in accordance with Health & Safety policy and legislation.
  • Demonstrates an understanding of and commitment to SRH's comprehensive safety programs and practices including staff safety, patient safety, and environmental safety and participates in regular in-service education in this area.
  • Demonstrates excellent work performance and attendance record

Asset:

  • Computer literacy and or familiarity with e-documentation
  • BScN
  • Ability to speak another language an asset
  • 1 year in critical care setting an asset

Posted:  March 5, 2018
Expires: April 6, 2018