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Registered Nurse – Emergency and Urgent Care

Scarborough and Rouge Hospital

This is a Part-time position in York region, ON posted August 11, 2017.

At Scarborough and Rouge Hospital (SRH), the patient experience comes first. With three hospital sites (Birchmount, General and Centenary) and five satellite sites, SRH provides a broad spectrum of health services to one of the most diverse communities in Canada.

Created through a merger of The Scarborough Hospital’s Birchmount and General sites and Rouge Valley Health System’s Centenary site in December 2016, SRH is committed to delivering the highest quality patient- and family-centred care, with a focus on enhancing access to services for the Scarborough community.

Position Summary:

Reporting to the Patient Care Manager, you will be responsible for providing excellent care to a diverse patient population within our multi-service environment. You will have patient experiences across the spectrum of all emergencies including: a high patient population for pediatrics, cardiology, obstetrics/gynecology, moderate trauma, oncology, dialysis, medicine and psychiatry. The successful candidate could be scheduled to work at the Clinical Day Unit based on departmental needs. You will provide high quality nursing care to patients and their families, based on the philosophy and conceptual framework of Nursing Practice at Scarborough and Rouge Hospital (SRH). You may be scheduled at the Birchmount or General campus based on departmental needs.

Required Qualifications:

  • Current registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Current ACLS
  • Current BCLS
  • 2-5 years of clinical experience in a Emergency Department
  • Successful completion of Non-Crisis Certification with in six (6) months of hire
  • Successful completion of online Emergency Nursing Association (ENA) online learning modules within 3 months of hire
  • I.V. skills & Blood withdrawal skills
  • Ability to work independently and carry a busy workload
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills both written and verbal
  • Demonstrates excellent problem-solving, decision making and critical thinking skills
  • Demonstrates excellent organizational and time-management skills
  • Demonstrates excellent team building skills
  • Demonstrates initiative and the ability to function both independently and as a multidisciplinary team member in a fast paced demanding environment
  • Demonstrated excellent interpersonal, communication and documentation skills
  • Demonstrated focus on internal/external customer service and partnerships
  • Demonstrates values consistent with SRH’s Code of Conduct and is committed to fostering a healthy and positive work environment in accordance with Health & Safety policy and legislation.
  • Utilize protective equipment provided and identify and reports hazards
  • Engages in ethical conduct and strives to understand and appreciate the diversity of our patient/staff population and community
  • Excellent work performance and attendance record

Preferred Qualifications:

  • BScN
  • Experience in a critical care setting or Consolidation in Emergency or Critical Care
  • Recent triage experience
  • Completion of Emergency Certificate
  • Ability to speak another language

The completion of this online form serves as your application and will be used to determine if you meet the requirements of this position. Please ensure that you have provided all pertinent information necessary to be considered for this vacancy by the close date.

Scarborough and Rouge Hospital (SRH) embraces and celebrates our community’s unique multicultural heritage and diversity. SRH is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a culture of inclusiveness and diversity reflecting our diverse patients, staff and community alike. We are committed to providing barrier-free and accessible employment practices in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). Should you require accommodation through any stage of the recruitment process, please make them known when contacted and we will work with you to meet your needs.