0000019483 - Registered Nurse, Cpt

Hospital St Catharines Niagara Health System
VACANCY DETAILS

VACANCY NUMBER: 0000019483CC

JOB TITLE: REGISTERED NURSE, CPT
STATUS: CASUAL PART TIME
DEPARTMENT: EXTENDED CARE UNIT/INTERIM LONG TERM CARE
LOCATION: WELLAND SITE
HOURS OF WORK: ON-CALL AS NEEDED

POSTING DATE: 24 June 2020
CLOSING DATE: 30 June 2020

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

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.

QUALIFICATIONS:
o Current registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario.
o Two years related clinical experience in the past five years in a long term care environment.
o Current BCLS certification.
o Performs to the full scope of practice as outlined by the College of Nurses of Ontario.
o Demonstrated knowledge and skill in physical assessment.
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, semi-automatic defibrillators, and tracheostomies preferred.
o Demonstrated ability to develop an integrated plan of care.
o Applies Niagara Health values and professional practice standards to patient/client care and service.
o Demonstrated commitment to patient/client centred care.
o Current SMG Certification.
o Gerontology Nursing certification through the Canadian Nurses Association preferred.
o Knowledge of and commitment to the philosophy of geriatric and chronic/complex continuing care nursing preferred.
o Demonstrated knowledge of the Nursing Homes Act and all applicable legislation, specifically Long Term Care Homes
o Act 2007 and Ontario regulations 79/10.
o Applies leadership skills by providing, facilitating and promoting quality patient care.
o Demonstrated ability to perform effectively as most responsible nurse in a 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 Proficiency in both official languages (English and French) will be considered an asset.
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.

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