Position: Registered Nurse - Post Anaesthetic Care Unit (PACU)
Status: Temporary Full-Time (x3) Approx. 6 months
Role Level: Clinical Patient Services (CPS04.2) - $33.90 - $47.69
Dept/Health System: Post Anaesthetic Care Unit (PACU) - Mississauga Hospital
Hours of Work/Shift: 8 and 12 hour shifts - Days, Evenings, Nights, and Weekends
Posted: June 15, 2021
Internal Deadline: June 22, 2021
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.
Our Mission: 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!
Reporting to the Clinical Manager – Peri-operative Care, the PACU RN collaborates with the inter-professional team to provide airway assessment and management, cardiac and hemodynamic monitoring, pulse oximetry, and ongoing nursing assessment, diagnosis and intervention to all patients in the PACU.
Graduate of a recognized College or School of Nursing
Current certification of competence from the College of Nurses of Ontario is required
Baccalaureate degree preferred
Current B.C.L.S., Coronary Care 1 and Coronary Care 2 OR Critical Care Certificate required
Minimum 1-2 years of recent experience in PACU or Critical Care required
A commitment to complete A.C.L.S. certification and a Physical Assessment course
Completion of Post Anesthetic Care/Peri-anesthesia course preferred or a commitment to complete is required
Experience developing/delivering patient teaching materials/programs
Demonstrated ability to provide patient/family centred care
Strong interpersonal, organizational, prioritization and problem-solving skills
Demonstrated ability to work independently and as a member of a multidisciplinary team in a fast paced environment
Evidence of ongoing recent professional development
Computer literate: Meditech (ORM, OM, PCI), Word and Outlook
Satisfactory attendance and performance are required
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.
To pursue this career opportunity, please visit our website: www.trilliumhealthpartners.ca
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.