Registered Practical Nurse- Hematology

Employer
Hamilton Health Sciences
Location
Hamilton, Ontario
Closing date
Feb 24, 2024

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Discipline
Registered Practical Nurse
Work Setting
Hospital / Health Centre
Area of Practice
General Nursing
Hours
Full-time
C4 is an inpatient unit providing care for individuals with malignant hematological diseases. The primary modes of therapy are intensive chemotherapy, transfusion and antibiotic support for immunosuppression and stem cell transplantation.

As a member of the healthcare team, the Registered Practical Nurse provides patient care within the scope of Practice of a Registered Practical Nurse.
  • Current certification of Registration with the college of nursing Ontario as a Registered Practical Nurse
  • Current Certifications in Medication administration, enteral nutrition, VIA Gastrostomy tube, urinary bladder, catheterization, transcription of Physicians orders, Advance wound care, and Airway Management, or has completed equivalent community college studies.
  • Recent experience in an acute settings.
  • Demonstrated ability to function in an environment which is fast paced, with unpredictable patient outcomes.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with patients, families and other members of the healthcare team.
  • Ability to set priorities and organize work in response to patient needs.
  • Demonstrated ability to work closely with the RN and on the healthcare professionals, including the ability and willingness to accept assignments and request.

As a condition of employment, you are required to submit proof of full COVID-19 vaccination to Employee Health Services.

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