Registered Nurse - MH O/P Services CEPS

  • London Health Sciences Centre
  • Sep 22, 2022
Full time

Job Description

Mental Health O/P Services - Centralized Emergency Psychiatry Services (CEPS)

Reporting to the CEPS Coordinator, the Registered Nurse provides primary care including comprehensive assessment and triage for the clients in the Emergency Department who present with mental health issues. The CEPS Registered Nurse works within the context of a collaborative interdisciplinary team reflecting the principles of patient centred care within an emergency room setting.

Regular Full-Time

Rate of Pay: $34.24 per hour - $49.02 per hour


  • Current Certificate of Registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Current BLS for Healthcare Providers course: BLS-HCP(C) for which you can provide proof upon request
  • Successful completion of a Canadian Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing Certification CPMHN(c) preferred
  • Minimum one year recent, related experience working in an acute mental health care program required
  • Demonstrated ability to proficiently conduct a mental health care assessment for intervention and treatment preferred
  • Demonstrated crisis assessment and intervention skills
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Cerner or an electronic health record preferred
  • Knowledge of community services and services across the mental health care continuum preferred
  • Knowledge of various acts including Mental Health, PIPEDA, PHIPA preferred
  • Knowledge of co-ordination of health care issues, mental health act, acute and tertiary health care system
  • Demonstrated commitment to work effectively with community partners and as part of a trans-disciplinary team
  • Demonstrated excellent time management, organizational, interpersonal and communication skills (both written & oral) including negotiation, consensus building and conflict resolution skills with the ability to interact with others in a respectful manner
  • Demonstrated ability to be self-directed and to function independently in a fast-paced environment
  • Demonstrated computer proficiency with Automated Clinical Systems
  • Demonstrated practice and commitment to the principles of patient and family centered care
  • Demonstrated practice and commitment to patient and staff safety at LHSC
  • Demonstrated practice and commitment to LHSC’s Mission, Vision and Values
  • Demonstrated ability to attend work on a regular basis

Immunization Requirements:


  • Successful candidates will be required to complete a health review which includes providing vaccination records or proof of immunity against Measles, Mumps, Rubella and Varicella (Chicken Pox) prior to starting at LHSC.
  • In addition, candidates will need to provide documentation of Tuberculosis Skin testing and a completed COVID vaccine series (two vaccines) prior to starting at LHSC.


We are committed to providing a safe, healthy and inclusive work environment that inspires respect. LHSC is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities, and LGBTQ2+ persons. We are committed to providing persons with disabilities equal opportunities and standards of goods and services, and are also fully compliant with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (2005), as applicable.

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 Police Information Check (original document) completed in the last 3 months.


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Job Category

Nurse, Registered Nurse


London, ON