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Registered Practical Nurse - PT - 3S Respirology - Halton Healthcare in Oakville at Halton Healthcare

Date Posted: 2/7/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Oakville
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/7/2019

Job Description

Posting #: 2019-837293

CUPE 815

Position: Registered Practical Nurse

Department:  Medical Inpatient Unit - 3S Respirology

Status: Part-time (must provide availability up to 0.5 FTE)

Hours:  Monday to Sunday - Various rotating 12 hour shifts (hours subject to change based on operational needs)

Site: Oakville

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. 

This is what you’ll be doing:

3S Respirology is a 36 bed medicine unit.  We provide exemplary patient and family centered care to patients with a respiratory diagnosis and other patients with general medicine diagnoses.  We have a multi-disciplinary team including physicians, nurses, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, pharmacists, dietitian and discharge planner who collaborate to provide safe, high quality care in a timely fashion to our patient population

This is what you’ll need to do it:

Halton Healthcare is seeking individuals who are competent in their chosen profession; patient/customer focused; team players; effective communicators; caring and respectful and are fiscally responsible.  

  • Current Registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario in good standing
  • Current BCLS Certification required at time of hire.
  • Strong patient assessment skills.
  • Ability to manage a variety of patients conditions across the life span
  • Previous experience with Tracheostomy and BiPaP care preferred
  • Ability to function in a fast-paced environment.
  • Team player with strong public relations and organizational skills.
  • Caring attitude with patients, families and co-workers.
  • Must be physically able to do the job that involves heavy lifting and intensive physical effort.
  • Demonstrates commitment to continuing education.
  • Satisfactory employment and attendance record.

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: $23.48 to $29.35 per hour

Date Posted: February 7, 2019

Internal Applications Due by:  February 14, 2019

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.ca directly to this posting and include a current copy of your resume.

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.