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Registered Nurse - Emergency Department in Milton at Halton Healthcare

Date Posted: 7/8/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Milton
  • Job Type:
    Emergency
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/8/2018

Job Description

REPOST

Posting #: 2018-819076

ONA

Position: Registered Nurse

Department: Emergency

Status: Permanent Part-time (must provide availability up to 0.6 FTE)

Hours: Monday to Sunday (various rotating 12 hour shifts). Hours subject to change based on operational requirements.

Site: Milton

Halton Healthcare takes great pride in providing quality, compassionate healthcare services to our rapidly growing communities. As a progressive and vibrant healthcare organization, we are committed to being an innovative centre of excellence in community hospital care in the Halton and Peel Regions.  We are a distinctive centre of healthcare excellence that offers first-rate care in an innovative environment that supports the physical, mental, emotional and spiritual needs of the community. 

The Emergency Department:

The new emergency department includes:

  • A new triage and registration process to support improved patient flow
  • An electronic patient tracking system to manage each patient’s records from the moment they arrive
  • Dedicated paediatric space to accommodate short term treatment and observation for children
  • A dedicated ambulance entrance separate from the patient “walk-in” entrance
  • An enclosed ambulance garage with direct access to the department

This is what you’ll be doing:

Providing patient care, triage and nursing assessment in all areas of the Emergency Department, you will administer care to adult and paediatric patients from all triage priorities. It is essential you are competent in a diverse range of skills from stabilization and care of the critically ill to first aid. You may be required to transport critical patients including burn victims, neurological emergencies and trauma victims to other facilities.

This is what you’ll need to do it:

Halton Healthcare endeavors to hire individuals who are competent in their chosen profession and who exemplify our mission, vision and values of accountability, respect and compassion which guide our individual behaviours and attitudes.  

  • Current registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Current BLS Certification required at time of hire
  • Current ACLS Certification required at time of hire and ongoing
  • Minimum of 2 years current Emergency nursing experience required
  • ECG monitoring including arrhythmia interpretation required
  • Post-diploma Emergency courses, successful completion of Canadian Emergency Nursing Certificate Exam and/or ACLS would be preferred
  • Computer skills an asset
  • IV therapy skills required
  • Excellent teaching and public relations skills
  • Good team player
  • Self-directed
  • Must be able to meet the physical demands of the position
  • Satisfactory employment and attendance record required

The ideal candidate is strong in patient centered care in a dynamic, rapidly changing environment and should be ready to drive change and innovation. We require a person with good communication skills with a clear patient focus with the ability to manage execution and to foster teamwork and cooperation.

Salary Scale: $32.21 to $46.11 per hour

OPEN UNTIL FILLED

If you are passionate about what you do, motivated by a job well done, and as committed to excellence, quality and patient satisfaction as we are, we'd like to hear from you.  Please submit your application via our website at www.haltonhealthcare.com directly to this posting and include a current copy of your resume. 

Selection of the preferred candidate(s) will be prioritized based on those who meet the minimum requirements of the position. 

We thank all those who apply but only those individuals selected for further consideration will be contacted.  

In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and the Ontario Human Rights Code, Halton Healthcare will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process.  If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your accommodation needs to ensure your equal participation.

All personal information is collected under the authority of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

Halton Healthcare is a smoke free facility in and around all three sites. Smoking is not permitted on hospital properties. We thank everyone who works at or visits our hospitals for respecting this healthy initiative. We are also a scent-free environment for all employees and visitors to accommodate individuals’ health concerns arising from exposure to scented products, We ask for everyone's cooperation in our efforts to accommodate health concerns.