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Registered Practical Nurse – 12 West

Humber River Regional Hospital

This is a Contract position in Toronto, ON posted November 5, 2020.

Position Profile

Build your career at the hospital that’s building for the future

 

Humber River Hospital is committed to revolutionizing patient care for our diverse community. With the opening of our new facility, North America’s first fully digital hospital, scheduled for October 18, 2015, the future is very exciting for our people and programs. And we’re looking for exceptional individuals to join our great team: people who share our passion to deliver excellent, patient-focused, expert care. The Hospital is formally affiliated with both the University of Toronto and Queen’s University.

 

Right now we’re looking for a Registered Practical Nurse to work in our Acute Medicine Unit, 12 West

 

Responsibilities:

  • RPN responsibilities for general medicine, geriatric, ALC and palliative inpatients.

  • Coordination of care within an interprofessional team

  • Complete electronic Meditech 6.0 documentation system

  • Participation in unit based projects or hospital committees as required

  • Mentorship for new hires and pre-grad RPN nursing students

Requirements:

  • Graduate from a recognized Registered Practical Nursing two year diploma program.

  • Current RPN registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario.

  • Current BCLS certification.

  • Excellent organizational skills with an ability to set priorities.

  • Minimum 2 years of recent medical/geriatric experience is preferred.

  • Critical thinking and prioritization skills required.

  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to problem solve with the team.

  • Experience with patient health teaching.

  • Demonstrate competency in a variety of skills including (but not limited to), intramuscular injections, intravenous therapy initiation and discontinuation, Blood Transfusion, Wound Care Dressing, Medication Administration, etc.
  • Demonstrate adherence to the hospital’s code of conduct.

  • Advance Physical Assessment Skill is required.

  • Basic computer skills and Meditech 6.0 experience is an asset.

  • Knowledge of community resources.

  • Excellent attendance and discipline free record required.

 

Location: Wilson Site (Subject to Change)

 

Hours of work: 8 & 12 hour Rotating Shifts, Days, Nights Evenings & Weekends

 

Employee Group: Teamsters

 

Salary: Start Rate $28.826 & End Rate $29.271

 

Interested applicants are asked to apply online before the closing date

 

Internal Applications that are incomplete or contain incorrect information may not be considered. We thank all candidates that apply but only qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview

 

Humber River Hospital is an equal opportunity employer and we will accommodate your needs under the Ontario Human Rights Code. 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 processes, please contact the Human Resources Department for assistance.