Registered Nurse – Same Day Surgery / Block Area – Casual(172830)

  • Company:
    Sunnybrook Health Sciences
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    2 months ago
  • Category:
    Health Care

Registered Nurse – Same Day Surgery / Block Area – Casual (172830)
Posted: 10/06/2017 9:36:07 AM
We currently have an opportunity for a Casual Registered Nurse in the
Same Day Surgery / Block Area located at the
Holland Orthopaedic & Arthritic Centre and Bayview Campus.
Summary of Duties
We are seeking a multi-skilled nurse with experience working in a critical care setting and with orthopaedic patients, who has strong physical assessment skills and knowledge of the care of patients undergoing regional anaesthetics and during Phase 2 recovery. The individual must have strong clinical assessment skills and organizational abilities to maintain high standards of care in the immediate pre-operative post-operative phase.
Ability to adapt to an fast-changing and stressful environment
Excellent problem-solving and critical thinking skills
Providing physical assistance with patient transfers and ambulation with assistance
Rotating into the Block area
Recovery Room Certificate, Coronary Care II or I.C.U. Certificate Mandatory
BCLS/ACLS required
3-5 years medical-surgical experience
Minimum 3 years’ experience in an Intensive Care/Recovery Room setting
Phlebotomy/IV Insertion certification
ECG interpretation
Recent orthopaedic surgical experience with skills in Pre-Op and Post-Op care
Patient/Family teaching
Proven assessment and organizational skills
Philosophy of Person-Centred Care
Qualified candidates are invited to submit their resumes and cover letters, in one document, quoting file 172830, to:
Human Resources
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
To apply, please click ‘Apply for Position’ near the top right corner of this page
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). If you require accommodation for disability during any stage of the recruitment process, please indicate this in your cover letter.
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is strongly committed to inclusion and diversity within its community and welcomes all applicants including but not limited to: visible minorities, all religions and ethnicities, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and all others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.
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