Reporting to the Manager of Critical Care & Respiratory, the Registered Nurse focuses on the promotion of health and the assessment of, the provision of care of, and the treatment of health conditions by supportive, preventative, therapeutic means to critically ill adults and occasionally children, during the critical phase of their illness in order that the client may to return to, attain or maintain optimal function.
Qualifications / Skills / Abilities :
Ontario College of Nurses registration
Current PALS or willingness to obtain
Coronary Care Course Level I and II
Post Anaesthesia Course
Physical Assessment Course or equivalent
Recent critical care experience within the last 2 years
Demonstrates an ability to think critically and respond effectively in emergency situations
Excellent communication, customer service and collaboration skills with patients, families and other healthcare professionals
Excellent leadership, problem solving, decision making and interpersonal skills
Ongoing participation with College of Nurses Reflective Practice
Willingness to routinely participate in staff meetings and unit specific projects
Completion of all unit specific certifications and Delegated Medical Acts or willingness to do so within allotted time frame
Commitment to continuous professional development and continuing education
Self-directed and able to work with minimal supervision
Recent satisfactory attendance and performance record
Knowledge of and adherence to GBHS CARE’ Behaviours (Collaboration, Accountability, Respect, Excellence)
Advocates and supports a culture of patient safety and demonstrates an understanding of how the department service and assigned responsibilities contribute to overall patient safety at GBHS through patient safety knowledge, skills and attitudes
To be considered for this position, please submit a resume to the address or fax number below or complete the On-line Application form .
Applications must be received in Human Resources no later than 4 p.m. on the closing date. Grey Bruce Health Services is an equal opportunity employer.