Headwaters Health Care Centre

  • Orangeville, ON, Canada

1 job(s) at Headwaters Health Care Centre

Headwaters Health Care Centre
Aug 28, 2019
Full time
H eadwaters Health Care Centre is a medium-size acute and complex continuing care facility, offering both inpatient and outpatient services, as well as an Emergency Department with 24/7 coverage, and serves over 135, 000 primarily from the communities of Dufferin County and the Town of Caledon.  Headwaters is accredited with Exemplary Standing by Accreditation Canada, the highest designation a hospital can receive. By offering care closer to home and putting patients first, Headwaters aims to provide an exceptional experience every time. He adwaters is currently seeking a:   Full-Time Registered Nurse, Float Pool The Registered Nurse is accountable and responsible for the provision of general and specialized nursing duties and work assignments on a daily basis, according to the standards of Nursing Practice of the College of Nurses of Ontario, and approved standards of care of the Corporation. The RN, Float Pool, will be responsible for patients within any clinical area of the organization. Commitment to completion of the Critical Care course is required.   The successful candidate will possess the following qualifications:  Current R.N. Certificate of Registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario Current BCLS certification Current ACLS certification, or completion within 3 months of hire (completion preferred) Completion of Coronary Care I & II Competence in starting and maintaining IV’s Experience in a Medical/Surgical or Telemetry required; experience in an ICU, CCU, Step Down or Coronary Care Unit will be of an asset Certificate in Gentle Persuasive approach preferred Completion of Management of Aggressive Behavior (MOAB) preferred Completion of Critical Care Certificate (preferred) or commitment to completion within 1 year E.C.G. interpretation preferred Experience with arterial lines and central lines maintenance preferred Experience in a critical care setting preferred Experience with mechanical ventilation preferred Excellent communication skills, leadership and interpersonal skills Strong organizational skills and the ability to prioritize care and adapt to unexpected change in patient acuity Demonstrated critical thinking decision making skills To confidentially explore this opportunity, please visit www.headwatershealth.ca