The successful candidate will provide nursing in the Operating Rooms and Kidney Stone Centre.
In this capacity, you will provide nursing care across the continuum of the patient's perioperative journey, including assessments, advocacy, education and training, facilitation of OR activities, patient family support, a coordination of surgical process. The RN works within a changing environment and in inter-professional teams to advocate for and promote wellness while ensuring the delivery of safe, effective and ethical nursing care.
The RN shares his/her knowledge and expertise with others and contributes to the advancement of nursing practice excellence. The RN continually enhances his/her practice and competencies through ongoing learning, education, experience and reflective practice.
The primary role of the RN is to provide holistic, evidence-based, culturally appropriate, patient-centred quality care in accordance with the College of Nurses of Ontario standards and SMH´s mission, vision, values and policies. The RN optimizes the patient´s experience and care outcomes by:
The RN has 4 key areas of responsibility:
Collaboration & Coordination:
St. Michael’s Hospital is a Catholic teaching and research hospital located in the heart of Toronto – Canada’s largest and most diverse city. Affectionately known as “Toronto’s Urban Angel”, St. Michael’s Hospital was founded in 1892 by the Sisters of St. Joseph to care for the sick and poor. Since that time, the Hospital has maintained its rich tradition of caring for the vulnerable of Toronto living out its mission and values at all levels of the organization.
Today, St. Michael’s Hospital is recognized as a valuable regional and provincial resource, meeting the needs of patients throughout the province with our specialized clinical programs and services. With the development of the Keenan Research Centre and the Li Ka Shing International Centre in Health Care Education that together form the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St. Michael’s Hospital, the Hospital has spread its wings even further to become a global resource for leading-edge therapies and healthcare practices.