January 3, 2019
January 16, 2019 at 11 : 59 pm (Atlantic Standard Time)
3 East - Surgical Unit
Nursing Miramichi Regional Hospital Miramichi Horizon Health Network Health Network
Horizon Health Network is an equal opportunity employer. COMPETITION # : 2018-36408 External BARGAINING UNIT : NBNU ZONE : Miramichi DEPARTMENT : 3East FACILITY : POSTING TYPE : Permanent Full Time JOB TITLE : CLASSIFICATION : RNCA Registered Nurse Class A LANGUAGE : English Essential HOURS OF WORK : Rotating Days, Nights, Subject to change due to operational requirements SALARY : $31.
23 to $39.57 per hour JOB PURPOSE : QUALIFICATIONS : Current registration as a practicing member of the Nurses' Association of New Brunswick.
Possesses good communication skills and decision-making abilities. Demonstrated adherence to legislation and Horizon Health Network Confidentiality Policy to ensure all patient, business, financial and employee information is accessed on an as need to know basis.
Successful completion of Basic Cardiac Life Support Course (CPR) and recertified yearly as a condition of continuing employment.
Certified in IV Therapy in compliance with hospital policies and procedures. Must have two years of surgical experience.
Patient Safety is a critical aspect of quality healthcare. Successful candidates must be accountable for creating a culture of safety, working as a team, communicating effectively and responding to adverse events.
Ability to attend work on a regular basis. Ability to perform the duties of the position. Good work record. Written and spoken competence in English is required.
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES : Possesses the specialized surgical nursing knowledge and clinical skills / expertise necessary to provide care and to supervise and instruct others in the care of the surgical patients.
Assumes role of in-charge / link nurse as required. Work in other patient care areas as requested by nursing supervisor / manager.
Obtain within 6 months of employment to the surgical unit, and maintain thereafter, competency in the nursing care of patient requiring : PN -
parental nutrition Short term CVC line - central venous catheter PICC - peripherally inserted central catheter Chest tube Orthopaedic traction PCA -
patient controlled analgesia Wound vac application and maintenance Others as become necessary Willing to participate in related allied duties which may be assigned from time to time as they become necessary to the operation of the hospital.
Escort patients requiring ambulance transfer to another facility as requested. Assists in the development of unit specific objectives, policies and procedures