Registered Practical Nurse - 2B-1 Surgery
Full Time (x1)
CUPE Grade 09 - $29.130 - $31.715 per hour
Surgery 2B-1 - Mississauga Hospital
Hours of Work/Shift:
8 or 12 Hour Shifts - Days/Evenings/Nights/Weekends
March 02, 2021
March 09, 2021
- The location of any vacancy/position may be changed or reassigned as per operational needs
Trillium Health Partners (THP) is one of the largest community-based acute care facilities in Canada. Comprised of the Credit Valley Hospital, the Mississauga Hospital and the Queensway Health Centre, Trillium Health Partners serves the growing and diverse populations of Mississauga, West Toronto and surrounding communities and is a teaching hospital affiliated with the University of Toronto.
A New Kind of Health Care for a Healthier Community
When we set out to build our vision and future, we connected with our community - patients, families, visitors, physicians, staff and volunteers. The foundational goals of our new strategic plan - quality, access and sustainability - anchor everything we do. Our mission for a new kind of health care is built on an inter-connected system of care organized around patients - inside and outside the hospital.
At THP, we are relentless in providing high quality, compassionate care to our communities and take great pride in fostering an inclusive and accessible environment and we are all accountable for contributing to a healthy, safe and respectful environment for healing and promoting excellence in patient care though advancing patient and staff safety. If you are passionate about what you do, motivated to improve the health of the community, committed to excellence, quality and patient safety we would like you to join our Better Together team!
Current registration and certification of competence from the College of Nurses of Ontario is required.
Current BCLS is required
Recent Acute surgical inpatient experience is required. Demonstrates knowledge, skill and the ability to care for patients with the following; IV therapy, blood transfusion, patient controlled analgesia, epidurals, central venous access devices; nasogastric tubes, wound care management; continuous bladder irrigation, glucose monitoring, normal and abnormal blood values, postoperative fluid management and postoperative care.
Ability to critically think and demonstrate good judgement in order to prioritize patient care needs in emergency situations
A physical assessment course is preferred
Highly effective decision making, problem-solving and organizational skills combined with excellent interprofessional and communication skills
Positive attendance and work competency essential
Reliable and flexible individual to work and collaborate as part of a diverse interprofessional team
Must meet the physical demands of the position; performing substantial walking, standing, twisting and bending as required for patient care and other responsibilities and follow the no lift patient care policy
Responsible and accountable for the provision of nursing care in accordance with the standards of nursing practice and Trillium Health Partners Best Practice Protocols
Internal Candidates who believe they possess the necessary qualifications and experience for this position and who have been in their current position for at least six (6) months are encouraged to apply.
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Trillium Health Partners is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering a healthy, safe and respectful environment for healing, based on our values compassion, excellence and courage. To be Better Together, we commit to fostering a respectful workplace culture that promotes a safe and supportive environment for everyone who provides care, supports caregiving, receives care or visits the hospital.
In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 and the Ontario Human Rights Code Trillium Health Partners will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process to applicants with disabilities. If selected to participate in the recruitment and selection process, please inform Human Resources of the nature of any accommodation(s) that you may require in respect of any materials or processes used to ensure your equal participation.
All personal information is collected under the authority of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.
Trillium Health Partners is identified under the French Language Services Act.
We thank all those who apply but only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.