London Health Sciences Centre London, N6A 5A5, Canada
May 01, 2019Part time
Children's Care - PMDU The primary focus of this Registered Nurse position will be the care and management of paediatric patients and families within an ambulatory care setting. This position will work collaboratively with physicians, PMDU staff members and other health team members to provide coordinated, comprehensive care to paediatric patients and families. The successful candidate will be skilled in anticipating changes, planning and assisting with procedures/treatments and ensuring smooth, timely and efficient management of clinics. Current Certificate of Registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario Current Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers Course: BLS-HCP(C) Proven competency in chemotherapy administration of paediatric population APHON Paediatric Chemotherapy and Biotherapy Provider status preferred Minimum two years recent Paediatric acute care experience preferred Knowledge of and recent previous experience working in a Paediatric Ambulatory Care setting preferred Recent experience with Central Line Access Device Management Ability to care for a variety of patient types and lead and assist in: planning, intervention, teaching and evaluation Highly developed clinical skills, including: assessment, technical skills (lumbar punctures, bone marrow aspirates, IV and phlebotomy skills) Experience in the administration and monitoring of patients under conscious sedation Thorough understanding and commitment to Patient and Family Centred Care principles and ability to use in practice Ability to recognize own feelings, express them fully and constructively manage own feelings in challenging and emotionally charged situations Ability to express ideas clearly, confidently & directly & work through conflicts and differences in a respectful way Ability to understand the feelings, concerns and needs of other people, demonstrate care and interest towards them and establish and maintain productive relationships Ability to stay effective and resilient when dealing with adverse circumstances and multiple demands Ability to demonstrate an optimistic disposition toward new experiences and change in general Demonstrated commitment to professional development Demonstrated knowledge of and commitment to patient and staff safety at LHSC Demonstrated ability to attend work on a regular basis London Health Sciences Centre fosters a culture of patient and staff safety whereby all employees are guided by LHSC's Mission, Vision, Values and Code of Conduct. We are committed to providing a safe, healthy and inclusive work environment that inspires respect. LHSC encourages applications from persons with disabilities and we are committed to providing accommodations upon request. As part of the assessment process applicants may be required to complete a written examination or test. Your interest in this opportunity is appreciated. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Successful candidates, as a condition of job offer, would be required to provide a satisfactory vulnerable sector police check (original document) completed in the last 4 months.