Nursing Coordinator

Employer
Grey Bruce Health Services
Location
Owen Sound, Ontario
Closing date
Feb 24, 2024

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Discipline
Registered Nurse
Work Setting
Other - Work Setting
Area of Practice
Care Coordination
Hours
Full-time
DEPARTMENT: MENTAL HEALTH & ADDICTIONS (INPATIENT) POSITION LOCATION: OWEN SOUND CLOSING DATE: FEBRUARY 15, 2024 UNION AFFILIATION: ONA STATUS: FULL-TIME WAGE RATE: $41.23 - $59.06
Reporting to the Program Manager, the Nurse Coordinator is responsible for the day to day coordination of Units 4-4, 4-5, 4-6. The Coordinator will promote a healthy, safe working environment on the inpatient mental health units. They will provide assessments and monitor unit risk level. They will ensure the provision of care, respecting scope of practice and the treatment of health conditions by providing a supportive, preventative and therapeutic role. This position requires a leadership role in supporting mental health patient movement and flow from the Brightshores, SBGHS and Hanover Emergency Departments to inpatient psychiatric units.
Skills/Abilities/Qualifications
Required

College of Nurses of Ontario registration
Certification in GPA
Recent Psychiatric Nursing experience within the past three years
CNA Certification for Mental Health/Psychiatric Nursing or Gerontology, or commitment to obtain the same within two years
Working knowledge of the MHA, HCCA and SDM and LTCA legislation
Experience with program and policy development and program evaluation
Demonstrated leadership skills in a multidisciplinary team setting
Valid CPI Course
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Excellent communication, customer service and collaboration skills with patients, families and other healthcare professionals and community partners
Advanced leadership, problem solving, decision making, organizational and patient assessment skills
Commitment to continuing education and agreement to take mandatory courses
Ability to work all shifts including days, evenings, nights and weekends required
Recent satisfactory attendance and performance records
Adherence to Brightshores 'CARE' Behaviours (Collaboration, Accountability, Respect, Excellence) and 'LEAD' Competencies (Lead by example, Empower, Achieve results, Develop others) and a commitment to a safe workplace free of violence and harassment
Advocates and supports a culture of patient safety and demonstrates an understanding of how the department service and assigned responsibilities contribute to overall patient safety at Brightshores through patient safety knowledge, skills and attitudes

Preferred

Baccalaureate degree in nursing
Experience with standardized tools utilized in Geriatric/Mental Health & Addiction assessments
Certification in P.I.E.C.E.S

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