TORONTO GRACE HEALTH CENTRE
Join our Team!
We are actively recruiting for a Clinical Nurse Specialist, Permanent Full-Time
The Toronto Grace Health Centre (TGHC) provides, specialized care to those individuals who require Complex Continuing Care, Post-Acute Care Rehabilitation, Transitional Care, and Palliative Care services. The care and services provided at TGHC help facilitate the patient flow through the health care system and ensures recovery to those individuals who may return to their homes or to Long Term Care (LTC) facilities in their communities. TGHC operates in 3 sites – the Main site (Church & Bloor St) and our Harbour Lights site and Specialized Care Centre (Victoria Park & McNicoll). Our organization is committed to collaborating with patients and families in their journey through the health care system, effectively supporting their integration back into the community.
As a compassionate, caring, and influential member of the inter-professional team, you will make a personal difference in the quality of life of our patients, residents, and families. If you want to work in an environment where every face is familiar and where care, compassion, and commitment flow to the persons that we serve as well as the staff, join our team and become part of an amazing team with the Toronto Grace family.
The Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) is an advanced practice registered nurse. As an integral member of the inter-professional team you will be accountable for the delivery and provision of patient centered care and provide expertise in the specialty area of both invasive mechanical ventilation as well as non-invasive respiratory support. The CNS will be responsible for assuming a leadership role in coordinating patient care within the healthcare facility; assessing risks and complications; monitoring outcomes; providing direct therapeutic interventions ensuring quality patient care outcomes based on best practice guidelines. The CNS will also be responsible in leading quality improvement initiatives and support others to use best practice guidelines.
To apply for this exciting career opportunity, please email your resume and cover letter by visiting our career website by referencing job: 10202023 CNS Full Time. Please visit our website to learn more about the rewards of building a career at the Toronto Grace Health Centre: www.torontograce.org We are a “Great Place to Work”. Toronto Grace Health Centre is committed to inclusive and accessible employment practices. If you require accommodation during any stage of the recruitment process, please notify the Human Resources Department.
We offer many perks and benefits including GENEROUS paid time off, HOOPP Pension Plan
The Salvation Army Toronto Grace Health Centre has been accredited with a 4 year Commendation in 2021 by Accreditation Canada
Thank you for your interest in The Toronto Grace Health Centre. Please note that only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.
Our Core values: Compassion, Respect, Excellence, Integrity, Committed, Cooperation and Celebration
The Salvation Army Toronto Grace Health Centre (TGHC) is a mission of The Salvation Army. Toronto Grace is a 150-bed facility located in the heart of downtown Toronto, and is renowned for the compassion, clinical excellence and patient-centred care we provide. The heart of patient-centred care is recognizing that each person has individualized priorities and goals, and each care plan reflects this. Through understanding and appreciating the complexity of day-to-day life, Toronto Grace provides care for individuals with multifaceted chronic diseases who require Complex Continuing Care, Post Acute Care Rehabilitation, Palliative Care and Integrated Transitional Services.
Our Complex Continuing Care (CCC) program serves persons with complex and multiple chronic diseases and functional disabilities who require a wide range of therapeutic services and clinical specialties. The CCC program provides medical management, skilled registered nursing care, as well as therapy, recreation and spiritual services. The program offers care of the individual following a restorative and preventative approach. The Grace offers comprehensive services to support individuals so they may enjoy their community, family and friends.
Post Acute Care Rehabilitation (PACR) Program provides quality and integrated care for patients: who are recovering from orthopedic surgery, hip and other fractures; those with medically complex conditions and post-stroke complications affecting motor skills; and those who have suffered stroke and neurological issues. Our dedicated team of skilled interprofessional health team that includes of Physicians, skilled Rehab Nurses (registered and practical), Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Speech Language Pathologist, Communication Disorders’ Assistant, Recreation Therapist, Social Worker, Chaplain and Clinical Dietitian. A central therapy room is located on the main floor to support an integrated therapy plan and rehabilitation. Persons accepted into PACR look forward to returning home and/or back into the community.
Palliative Care provides comprehensive end-of-life care to support the person and family at their end of life journey. Our holistic approach to care includes a skilled interdisciplinary team to meet the individual’s physical, psychosocial, spiritual and cultural needs. Persons in the community who wish to remain at home for as long as possible can be rapidly admitted to the Palliative Care Unit if needed.
Integrated Transitional Services is a new program which is located at The Salvation Army Toronto Harbour Light Ministries, and provides support for ALC patients with bariatric requirements and patients with mental health and addiction requirements who are medically stable and have acquired a level of independence but continue to require a level of support before they can transition into the community.
Patients repeatedly tell us that they have truly experienced Toronto Grace’s exceptional and compassionate care for all.