Registered Nurses – Medicine Unit Full-Time & Regular Part-Time Positions Available

Unit Summary

Registered Nurses Medicine Unit Full-Time & Regular Part-Time Positions Available

Ward 8 South is an active adult general internal medicine unit with a 4-bed Step-Down Unit. An interdisciplinary team provides care to an acutely ill, primarily geriatric, patient population, including patients with multi-system chronic illnesses.

Position Summary

As a member of the healthcare team, the Registered Nurse coordinates and evaluates patient care and provides nursing care according to the job description and Standards of Practice for Registered Nurses on 8 South.

Schedule Work Hours

Days, evenings, nights, weekends, holidays


  • Current Certificate of Registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario as a Registered Nurse or eligible for temporary registration

  • Successful completion of Step-Down Unit Course

  • Current BCLS certification

  • Experience and ability in ECG monitoring

  • Previous related experience in acute medicine and/or geriatrics

  • Knowledge of the current nursing assessment and management of adult and geriatric medicine patients, including rehabilitative approaches to patient care

  • Knowledge of the nursing care plan and evidence of ability to utilize problem-solving and critical- thinking techniques effectively in an acute medical setting

  • Demonstrated interpersonal, communication and teamwork skills


$32.66 $46.76 hourly
click here to apply for full-time (requisition #74609) and click here for part-time (requisition #75455)!

Proficiency in both Official Languages would be an asset. Hamilton Health Sciences is an equal opportunity employer.