Registered Nurse - Perioperative Services, Temporary

Union:ONA 

Reports To: Manager,ER / OR / AMB/ MRDU 

Qualifications:

     Current registration andcertification of competence with  the College  of Nurses  ofOntario

(Undergraduate degree in Nursingpreferred)

     Current BCLScertification

 

 Experience:

•     ACLS

     Basic Arrhythmia certificationand  ECGinterpretation

     Code Whitecertification

     Computer literacy andMeditech knowledgeandexperience

     Experience in the management of patients requiringthefollowing: Epidural Catheter, Mechanical

Ventilation, and PainandSedation assessment andintervention

     I.V.Therapy

     Knowledge ofO.R. principles  andaseptic techniques

•     NRP

     Post-RN Operating Room certificationfrom an accredited college programpreferred

     Previousperioperative experiencewithin the last 2 years

     Strong patientassessment skills

 

Skills/Abilities:

     Abilityto manageavariety of patientconditions

     Ability to organizerelated activities; to remainflexible;andadapt to crisis situations andrapid change

     Abilityto work in a multidisciplinary team to provide optimal patientcare

     Goodattendance and workrecordisessential

     Self-directed, motivatedteam playerwitha commitmentto ongoing professionaldevelopment and continuing education

     Sound critical thinking, problem solving,conflict resolution andtimely decision makingskills

     Strong interpersonal, verbalandwritten communication skills,andorganizational skills

     Successful candidate must committoan on-callschedule