Registered Nurse Perioperative Services (3)

EMPLOYER

Cornwall Community Hospital

DEADLINE

November 30, 2020

LOCATION

Cornwall, ON, Canada

JOB TYPE

Part-time

JOB DESCRIPTION

As part of the Cornwall Community Hospital you uphold the mission, vision and ICARE values in order to create a safe environment for patients/clients, families, staff, physicians and volunteers, recognizing 'Patient Safety' and our hospital's 'Senior Friendly Strategies' as a top priority in creating a culture of safety and 'The Workplace of Choice'. Cornwall Hospital is committed to providing an accessible work environment. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in the recruitment/selection process.

 

SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES

As a member of the interdisciplinary team, the role of Registered Nurse (RN) at CCH is to deliver safe, effective, patient-centered, ethical, and evidenced-based nursing care. The overall function of the RN is to assist our patients and community to manage clinical conditions and transitions and maximize their self-care abilities. The RN also acts as a resource for members of the care team as well as embody a culture of caregiver inclusion in the patient’s plan of care.

 

It is expected that you will be also be trained to function in both the Day Surgery Unit and the Operating Room (Pre-op and Local Nurse).

 

REQUIREMENTS OF THE JOB

  • Undergraduate degree (4 year) or community college diploma in nursing
  • Certificate of registration from the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Current certification in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
  • Valid Basic Life Support (BCLS) certification
  • Is committed to living the Mission and Values of Cornwall Community Hospital
  • Demonstrated regular, punctual attendance
  • Demonstrated commitment to patient safety
  • Clinical knowledge and skills with central lines
  • Two (2) or more years Surgical experience (within the last 3 years)
  • Two (2) or more years of Critical Care experience (within last 3 years)
  • PACU course or enrolled and completed within 1 year of hire
  • Demonstrated compliance with scanning of patient armband and close-loop medication administration process of 90%
  • Completed mandatory training and demonstration of yearly compliance
  • Completion of critical care self-learning modules
  • Functional level in both official languages (oral and written in English; oral in French – and testing completed)

 

KEY SKILLS OR COMPETENCIES

  • Superior interpersonal organizational and communication skills
  • Ability to work within an interdisciplinary team.
  • Leadership and decision-making skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and to adapt to change
  • Excellent patient assessment, critical thinking, communication (oral and written), and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to develop, implement, evaluate, and adapt a therapeutic nursing plan (Care plan)
  • Completes established curricula as required at the unit level

 

 

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