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.
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.
Reporting to the Patient Care Manager of in patient cardiology, the Registered Nurse (RN) practices independently within their scope of practice when the patient(s) condition indicates predictable outcome. The RN delivers nursing care based on a pre-set plan of care with a delineated range of intervention. Collaboration is required from the RN in situations that are beyond the scope of complexity designated to the RPN. You will provide exceptional "customer service" to patients and families within an inter-professional, team environment. You demonstrate professional accountability for your practice and are able to identify and pursue opportunities to meet your learning needs. You may be scheduled at any Scarborough and Rouge Hospital sites based on in patient cardiology departmental needs.
. Coronary 1 course completed or in progress
. Current registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario
. Current BCLS
. Demonstrates excellence in patient teaching with a cardiac focus
. Demonstrated assessment skills within the RN scope of practice
. Strong patient care focus
. Demonstrates excellent problem-solving, decision making and critical thinking skills
. Demonstrates excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
. Demonstrates a commitment to customer service when dealing with patients, colleagues and volunteers and other members of the community and public
. 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.
. Demonstrates an understanding of and commitment to SRH's comprehensive safety programs and practices including staff safety, patient safety, and environmental safety and participates in regular in-service education in this area
. Demonstrates excellent work performance and attendance record
. Baccalaureate degree
. Patient Assessment course
. Previous cardiology or telemetry experience
. Experience in a medical unit for 1 year or more
. Completion of or a willingness to complete within 1 year of hire the Cardiology Certificate
. Ability to speak another language an asset
. Willingness to participate in continuing education and unit based initiatives such as LEAN Unit Councils, Audits etc.
. Computer literacy and or familiarity with e-documentation, an asset
. Ability to speak another language is an asset
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.