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Lakeridge Health
Oct 22, 2020
Part time
ONA LAKERIDGE HEALTH REGISTERED NURSE PACU SURGICAL PROGRAM REGULAR PART TIME 8 hour Days, Evenings, Weekends, and On-Call Shifts (subject to change) Lakeridge Health Ajax/Pickering Salary: $33.56 - $48.05 per hour ONA-2000001436 DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Reporting to Manager of OR, the successful candidate will be responsible for assessing, planning implementation and evaluating nursing care and practice activities in a multidisciplinary family centered care environment. Using an advanced level of nursing practice and excellent observation skills, the PACU nurse monitors post-operative patient progress while recovering from local, regional, or general anesthesia. QUALIFICATIONS: * Current certification with the College of Nurses of Ontario; * Certified by Heart and Stroke Canada to perform CPR at a Basic Cardiac Life Support level; * Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) preferred; * PALS (Paediatric Advanced Life Support) and/or Pediatric Emergency Assessment, Recognition and Stabilization (PEARS) Provider course preferred * Cardiac monitoring course (Coronary 1 & 2) and/or Critical Care Certificate Course, and/or PACU course required * 2 years of Recent (within 5 years) experience in PACU and/or Critical Care and/or Acute Care Setting (ie. ED, Cath Lab); * Demonstrated knowledge and ability to care for advanced airway patients on ventilators; * Demonstrated knowledge and ability to care for patients with invasive hemodynamic monitoring (ie. Artline, Central Line); * Understanding of surgical procedures and immediate post-operative care; * Surgical experience preferred; * Patient Assessment course required; *Certification in peripheral IV insertion required; * Demonstrated and sound fundamental knowledge of critical care skills and concepts of Peri-operative care including cardiac monitoring, respiratory, and neurological signs; * Evidence of sound organizational and prioritization skills with the ability to work well in stressful situations; * Excellent interpersonal, communication, and documentation skills with the ability to work well with patients, families, all levels of staff and the community; * Ability to work well independently and to exercise sound judgment; * Ability to perform the essential duties of the position; * Must have a satisfactory performance record; * Demonstrated commitment to our core values of Inclusion, Compassion, Innovation, Teamwork and Joy; * Demonstrates a commitment to customer service when dealing with patients, colleagues, volunteers and other members of the community and public; * Demonstrated understanding of and, commitment to Lakeridge Health's comprehensive safety program and practices including staff, patient, and environmental safety and participation in regular in-service education in this area; and, * Demonstrated pattern of good attendance with the ability to maintain this same standard. CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT: The terms and conditions of employment are in accordance with the Collective Agreement between the Hospital and the Ontario Nurses Association (RN Bargaining Unit Local 051). Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the recruitment and assessment process in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) . Applicants need to make their needs known in advance. At Lakeridge Health we value inclusion and diversity. We are committed to fostering a culture that is respectful, inclusive and accessible and to employing a workforce that is representative of the diverse community we provide services to. As an equal opportunity employer we welcome applications from all qualified applicants.
Lakeridge Health
Oct 22, 2020
Part time
ONA LAKERIDGE HEALTH REGISTERED NURSE SURGICAL SUITE CORPORATE SURGICAL PROGRAM REGULAR PART TIME DAYS/NIGHTS SCHEDULE; 8 HOUR SHIFTS (subject to change) LAKERIDGE HEALTH OSHAWA SALARY: $33.56 - $48.05 per hour ONA-2000001170 DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsibilities include: caring of the unconscious patient; working in sterile environment; and caring for and maintaining of specialized instruments. To use nursing process in providing patient care. To participate as a member of the multidisciplinary health care team. As an individual practitioner, to maintain competence and professionalism relevant to current practice. To maintain nursing records-electronic and manual. To perform other related duties as assigned in the scrub and circulating role within many specialized services within an Operating Room. QUALIFICATIONS: * Registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario (in good standing); * Current B.C.L.S.; * Demonstrated commitment to maintain Reflective Practice Standards as outlined by CNO; * Significant recent experience in the Operating Room and successful completion of the Certified Operating Post Graduate Course; * Successfully completed Certified Operating Post Graduate course required; * Proven organizational, interpersonal, problem-solving and teaching skills; * Demonstrated ability to prioritize and complete assignments in a reasonable length of time; * Proven ability to perform appropriately in emergency situations; * Proven ability to lift, turn and transfer patients manually and with mechanical aids; * Demonstrated ability to assume a leadership/supervisory role; * Proven Knowledge of care and maintenance of specialized OR equipment; * CNA Perioperative Nursing Certification, preferred; * Knowledge of invasive monitoring, preferred; * Evidence of ongoing education preferred; * B.Sc.N., preferred; * Must have a satisfactory performance record; * Demonstrated commitment to our core values of Inclusion, Compassion, Innovation, Teamwork and Joy; * Demonstrated understanding of and commitment to Lakeridge Health's comprehensive safety programs and practices including staff, patient and environmental safety and participation in regular in-service in this area; and * Proven good attendance record with capability of maintaining this same standard. CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT: The terms and conditions of employment are in accordance with the Collective Agreement between the Hospital and the Ontario Nurses Association (RN Bargaining Unit Local 051). Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the recruitment and assessment process in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) . Applicants need to make their needs known in advance. At Lakeridge Health we value inclusion and diversity. We are committed to fostering a culture that is respectful, inclusive and accessible and to employing a workforce that is representative of the diverse community we provide services to. As an equal opportunity employer we welcome applications from all qualified applicants.
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