Registered Nurse – Endoscopy & PARR

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Registered Nurse – Endoscopy & PARR

Niagara Health is looking for, part-time and temporary position – at all of the Niagara Health Sites. This would be an exciting opportunity for a Registered Nurse who wants to keep learning and whose physical assessment are backed by clinical nursing experience in endoscopy and PARR.

Working to promote excellence, quality patient/client-centered care and high professional standards, you’ll be responsible for the assessment, nursing diagnosis, integrated care plan development, implementation and evaluation of nursing care. Your objective as a Registered Nurse will be to provide safe, competent care by applying your nursing knowledge and the technical aspects of professional practice, while demonstrating compassion, professionalism and respect at all times.

To join our dynamic team as a Registered Nurse – Endoscopy & PARR, you must be an experienced and qualified RN whose knowledge base and skill set include:

ENDOSCOPY QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Current registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario.
  • Two years’ related clinical experience within the past five years in endoscopy.
  • Current BCLS and ACLS certification.
  • Successful Completion of ECG basic course and test.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and skill in procedural sedation with training and skills to monitor cardiac rate and rhythm as per NH Procedural Sedation Policy.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in assisting with ERCP procedures, PEG tube insertions, Dilatations - esophageal and duodenal, GI bleed injections and clippings, and bronchoscopy procedure.
  • Proficiency at operating endoscopic electrosurgery machine.
  • Ability to handle and operate intricate specialized endoscopic equipment while assisting the physician with a procedure.

PARR QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Current registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario.
  • Two (2) years’ related clinical experience within the past five (5) years in a post anesthetic recovery room.
  • Current BCLS.
  • Successful completion of the post anesthetic recovery room course through a recognized community college.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and skill in physical assessment.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in IV Therapy and Advanced IV Therapy.
  • Controlled acts authorized to nursing for the PARR/critical care settings and/or delegated controlled acts.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and skill with CVADs, Advanced CVADs, CVP monitoring, management of arterial lines, PCAs and epidural lines, and electrocardiograms.
  • Current knowledge of post anaesthetic recovery room techniques as evidenced by an in-depth knowledge of nursing standards in accordance with the Ontario Perianesthesia Nurses Association of Canada (OPANA).
  • Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of nursing standards as they apply to the care of perioperative patients/clients.

Discover a team environment of Extraordinary Caring – and great quality of life

We are Niagara Health and our CORE values inspire us to be EXTRAORDINARY: Compassion in Action, Driven by Optimism, Achieving Ambitious Results. We are a multi-site hospital that provides a wide range of inpatient and outpatient services, including Acute Care, Cancer Care, Cardiac Care, Complex Care, Emergency and Urgent Care, Kidney Care, Long-Term Care, Mental Health and Addictions, Stroke Care and Surgical Care. We serve over 450,000 Niagara residents across six sites. Our team is made up of more than 4,800 employees, 600 physicians and 850 volunteers who we count on to deliver extraordinary caring. In fact, Accreditation Canada has awarded Niagara Health with Exemplary Standing, a clear demonstration of our team’s commitment to the highest safety and quality standards.

To join Niagara Health is to spend more time enjoying life than commuting. Nestled between Lake Ontario and Lake Erie, and best known for its tourist attractions, the area offers great geographical advantages. Our hospital sites are located in thriving communities, where affordable housing, a myriad of recreational and cultural activities, and diverse settings make both family and single living a rewarding experience.

For more information on Niagara Health, visit www.niagarahealth.on.ca. Please apply online, at

hrrecruit@niagarahealth.on.ca

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Niagara Health is committed to Employment Equity, welcomes diversity in the workplace, and encourages applications from all qualified individuals, including women, members of visible minorities, aboriginal persons, and persons with disabilities. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 and the Ontario Human Rights Code, Niagara Health will provide accommodations through the recruitment process to applicants with disabilities. If selected to participate in the recruitment and selection process, please inform Human Resources of the nature of any accommodation(s) that you may require in respect of any materials or processes used to ensure your equal participation. Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.