Registered Nurse, Icu

Hospital Cambridge Cambridge Memorial Hospital

Registered Nurse, ICU

Posted Date12 hours ago(10/15/2020 4:09 PM)
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# Positions
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Full Time Contract
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Cambridge Memorial Hospital (CMH) is a thriving community hospital that proudly provides acute care services including: Emergency, Surgery, Medicine, Women’s and Children’s Health, Intensive Care, Mental Health, and Acute Inpatient Rehabilitation.

Our vision is to provide exceptional healthcare by exceptional people. Our dedicated and skilled staff are passionate about providing outstanding patient-centred care, and an exceptional patient experience to residents of the Waterloo Region and beyond.

Join CMH as it leads in innovation and compassion!  With a beautiful and caring community like no other, you are not just expanding our career; you are enhancing your life!  To learn more about CMH, please visit our website at

Job Description

Position Summary:

This is a temporary full time position to work 12 hours shifts including days, evenings, nights, weekends and statutory holidays. The RN provides direct care to patients within the framework of the Registered Nurse. The RN will work in collaboration with and interact with all members of the Intensive Care Unit multidisciplinary team and other personnel. The RN demonstrates professional responsibility, and is accountable for own practice.  Demonstrates actions consistent with hospital policies and procedures.  The physical demands of the role may include but are not limited to sitting, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting and bending. The RN contributes to ensuring there is a safe environment for patients, staff and visitors. Other duties as per job fact sheet.


Posted hours do not constitute a guarantee that shifts will not be subject to change.


Skills and Qualifications:

  • College of Nurses of Ontario Certificate of Registration required
  • Two (2) years’ of current experience in ICU required
  • BCLS, ACLS required
  • Certifications for ECG, defibrillation, intravenous certification, IV medication, epidural, and pulmonary artery monitoring required
  • Critical Care Program certificate required
  • Excellent physical assessment skills required
  • Good communication skills (both written and verbal) essential
  • Problem solving ability and crisis intervention skills required
  • Keyboarding skills and knowledge of Meditech and OmniCell would be a definite asset
  • Demonstrated ability to attend work on a regular basis is required

 As per the O.N.A. Collective Agreement, all O.N.A. members (full-time, part-time & casual) are eligible to apply for this position.


The successful external applicant is required to provide the applicable criminal record check, as requested by Human Resources, in accordance with federal and provincial legislation. Valid criminal record checks are in original format and dated with two months from date of conditional offer from CMH.


Cambridge Memorial Hospital is committed to providing and fostering a respectful workplace.  All reasonable accommodation will be made to support participation in the recruitment process.  Where needed, accommodations for disabilities will be provided, on request, to support participation in all aspects of the recruitment process.

We thank all those who apply, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


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