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#427-21 Registered Practical Nurse, Telemetry/ISU, Day Surgery, Pre-admit Screening, Casual, Stratford at Huron Perth Healthcare Alliance

#427-21 Registered Practical Nurse, Telemetry/ISU, Day Surgery, Pre-admit Screening, Casual, Stratford

Stratford, ON

POSTING DATE: July 16, 2021                                        POSTING #427-21 (CUPE Service)
EXPIRY DATE: July 23, 2021


                                           HURON PERTH HEALTHCARE ALLIANCE
                                                                  NOTICE OF VACANCY


POSITION: REGISTERED PRACTICAL NURSE
Telemetry/ISU, Day Surgery, Pre-Admit Screening
Primary Site: Stratford
Casual

REPORTS TO: Manager, ICU, ISU/Telemetry & Cardio-Respiratory Department

DATE REQUIRED: As soon as possible

SALARY: $29.39 to $31.17 per hour

REQUIREMENTS:
- Current Certificate of Registration in good standing with the College of Nurses of Ontario

EXPERIENCE:
- Minimum of two (2) years recent nursing experience in an acute care setting preferred with the ability to work to full scope of practice as defined by the College of Nurses of Ontario
- Experience in cardiac nursing preferred
- Recent 12 lead ECG interpretation course (current experience)
- Recent Cardiac Arrhythmia course (current experience)
- BCLS
- Completion of IV Therapy course
- Completion of IV Start course
- Skilled in Medication Administration
- IV drug administration
- Insertion of Gastric tubes
- Flushing of PRN adaptors
- Subcutaneous portal insertion and drug administration

SKILLS/ABILITIES
- Excellent physical assessment skills
- Working knowledge of or the ability to quickly comprehend the Meditech Information System and personal computer applications
- Ability to plan, organize and exercise effective decision making
- Demonstrated excellence in critical thinking, communication and problem solving skills
- Demonstrated ability to prioritize and function both independently and interdependently with the interprofessional care team
- Evidence of ongoing professional development and continuing education
- Ability to meet the physical demand of the position

**Applicants may be eligible for Canada Student Loan Forgiveness and Tuition Support Program for Nurses programs**

Please be advised that we are no longer accepting emailed or paper-based resumes. Please submit a complete resume by visiting our job opportunities page on our website: www.hpha.ca

Huron Perth Healthcare Alliance is an equal opportunity employer that strives to create a respectful, accessible and inclusive work environment. We know that we are strengthened by a diverse workforce and encourage applications from all equity-seeking groups, including but not limited to: Indigenous persons, visible minorities, persons with visible and/or invisible disabilities, persons who identify as women and persons of marginalized sexual orientations and gender identities. Upon individual request, hiring processes will be modified to remove barriers to accommodate those with disabilities. Should any applicant require accommodation through the application, interview or selection process, please contact Human Resources for Assistance.