Registered Nurse Department
: Complex Transitional Care Unit Status:
Monday - Sunday - Various rotating 12 hour shifts (hours subject to change based on operational requirements)Site:
Halton Healthcare takes great pride in providing quality, compassionate healthcare services to our rapidly growing communities. As a progressive and vibrant healthcare organization, we take healthcare to a new level to meet the urgent needs of our community's growing and aging population. We are a distinctive centre of healthcare excellence that offers first-rate care in an innovative environment that supports the physical, mental, emotional and spiritual needs of the community.
Halton Healthcare's vision of Exemplary patient experiences, always , goes beyond just the patient experience; it has shaped our entire culture and remains at the core of every interaction in our organization, from our patients & families to our staff, physicians and volunteers. We believe in exemplary PEOPLE experiences always!This is what you'll be doing:
You will be providing specialized patient care in an active complex transitional care unit with a focus on providing care to our patient population; who require medically complex care, slow stream rehabilitative care, reactivation, or palliative care. Active acute medical patients are also placed on the unit. The placement of active acute medical patients is based on specific criteria that determines their appropriateness. You will also provide supportive care to their families. You will assume responsibility for the coordination of care focusing on the patient's transition through the continuum of care, patient and family education, and to support factors that impact customer satisfaction. You will be supported to provide a full range of nursing care within your scope of practice; which will include, administering of medications and procedures as per established policies and guidelines, completing health assessments and documenting observations and changes in your patient's condition, and collaborating with health team members to update individualized care plans to facilitate positive patient care outcomes. As well, as the RN, you may be expected to fulfill the charge role and provide support to your colleagues. This is what you'll need to do it:
Halton Healthcare endeavors to hire individuals who are competent in their chosen profession and who exemplify our mission, vision and values of accountability, respect and compassion which guide our individual behaviours and attitudes.
- Current Registration in good standing with the College of Nurses of Ontario
- Current BCLS certification required at time of hire
- Proven ability to care and manage patients with tracheostomies, enteral/parenteral feeds, CADD pumps, PICC lines, IVs, Wound Management Systems, Fecal Management Systems
- Completion of a physical health assessment course
- One year nursing experience in Long Term Care setting
- Exceptional communications skills, both verbal and written
- Demonstrated compassion, patience and empathy
- Demonstrated leadership ability
- Ability to multi-task and prioritize depending on changing needs of patients
- Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment but also work independently as needed
- Computer skills/CCRS data entry an asset
- Evidence of dedication to continuing education
- Strong interpersonal, organizational and time management skills
- Must be able to meet the physical demands of the position
- Satisfactory employment and attendance record
$34.24 to $49.02 per hourDate Posted
: April 12, 2022Internal Applicants Due By:
April 19, 2022
Please apply if you are passionate about what you do, motivated by a job well done, and as committed to excellence, quality and patient satisfaction as we are. Please submit your application via our website at www.haltonhealthcare.com
directly to this posting and include a current copy of your resume.
W e thank all those who apply but only those individuals selected for further consideration will be contacted.
In accordance with Directive #6, Halton Healthcare has implemented a COVID-19 Vaccination and Management Policy. All new hires must be fully compliant with our Policy as a condition of employment with Halton Healthcare. Successful applicants will be required to provide proof of vaccination or proof of a documented medical exemption as part of the hiring process.
In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and the Ontario Human Rights Code, Halton Healthcare will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your accommodation needs to ensure your equal participation.
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