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Registered Nurses, ICU/CCU - (6) Part-time Temporary from December 2016 to Approximately December 2017



Company Information

Markham Stouffville Hospital Coprporation is a large community hospital with two sites – Markham and Uxbridge that has a reputation for excellence in progressive community care.  Having recently completed an expansion and renovation project, the hospital is uniquely positioned with cutting edge technology, expansive new facilities and a supportive and welcoming community.  With a focus on patient experience, safe, high quality care and innovation, our dedicated team of physicians, staff and volunteers provides care to over 300,000 patients a year. The hospital has capacity to grow a number of programs and services as we evolve to meet the needs of our growing community.  We are dedicated to providing access to the right care, at the right time, in the right place by the right people and at the right cost. Are you ready to join us?

Job Description


Position Description:

As a Registered Nurse you will become an integral member of the interprofessional team responsible for the comprehensive care of ICU/CCU patients.  You will practice in an environment where the emphasis is on professional practice and customer satisfaction. Using your clinical expertise, you will, in collaboration with the interprofessional team, be responsible for the development, implementation and evaluation of a comprehensive care plan for each of your patients in the delivery of individualized patient/family centered care.

In addition, as part of your professional practice, you will be expected to:

  • Be a member/participant in committees, task forces, unit projects, so that you can actively partake in the development and enhancement of your patient care unit. Such activities might include participation in the ongoing development/revision of patient care unit policies and procedures, development of standards of care, patient teaching programs, chairing team meetings, etc.
  • Be responsible for identifying and pursuing your own educational needs using the resources available to you


Work Schedule

The successful candidate will do a rotation of 12 hour shifts of Days and Nights. Please note schedules may change due to operational needs.


Position Qualifications:

  • Current Certificate of Registration with the College of Nurses
  • Current BCLS and ACLS certifications
  • Recent ICU/CCU nursing experience
  • Completion of the Critical Care Certificate program or related Critical Care courses is preferred
  • RNAO membership is preferred
  • Advanced physical assessment skills
  • Proficient computer skills
  • Demonstrated commitment to a patient/family centred care environment
  • Demonstrated excellent critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively within an interprofessional team as well as independently
  • Well developed organization, communication, interpersonal and teaching skills
  • Evidence of ongoing professional development, continuing education and leadership experience
  • Demonstrated good attendance and performance record with the ability to maintain this same standard
  • Demonstrated commitment to a healthy and safe workplace for self and others (staff, patients, families, etc.) by taking all reasonable precautions and working in compliance with hospital related policies, health and safety legislation and best practices and completing relevant mandatory education as required


Markham Stouffville Hospital is committed to meeting the needs of all individuals in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) and the Ontario Human Rights Code.  Should you require accommodations during the recruitment and selection process, please contact Human Resources

Interested candidates are invited to apply by clicking here. 

Contact Information

Posting Date: 01-Feb-2017Nursing/Healthcare Permanent, Full-Time Open 6 ASAP
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