Registered Practical Nurse - 2 Central Nephrology (GEN) (CD270)

Registered Practical Nurse - 2 Central Nephrology (GEN) (CD270)

20 May
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The Scarborough Hospital
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Scarborough

20 May

The Scarborough Hospital

Scarborough

Job Number: J0521-0719



Job Title: Registered Practical Nurse - 2 Central Nephrology (GEN)



Department: 2 Central Nephrology



Job Category: Nursing



Hospital Location: General/Birchmount



Job Type: Part Time



Number Of Positions: 1



Union: CUPE Local 5852



Hours: Days, Evenings, Nights, Weekends



MIN HRLY RATE: $29.91/Hour



MAX HRLY RATE: $32.65/Hour





Across our three hospitals and eight satellite sites, Scarborough Health Network (SHN) is shaping the future of care. Our many programs and services are designed around the needs of one of Canada’s most vibrant and diverse communities. We are home to North America’s largest nephrology program,

as well as the designated cardiac care and spine centre for Scarborough and surrounding communities to the east. We are proud to be a community-affiliated teaching site for the University of Toronto and partner with a number of other universities and colleges, helping to train the next generation of health care professionals. Learn more at shn.ca



The completion of this online form serves as your application and will be used to determine if you meet the requirements of this position. Please ensure that you have provided all pertinent information necessary to be considered for this vacancy by the close date.



Reporting to the Manager, the Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) practices independently within their scope of practice when the patient(s) condition indicates predictable outcome. The RPN delivers nursing care based on a pre-set plan of care with a delineated range of intervention. Collaboration and direction is required from the RN in situations that are beyond the scope of complexity designated to the RPN. You will be part of a busy inpatient department. The delivery care model is Team Nursing with a staffing mix of both RN′s and RPN′s. In addition, the RPN′s perform a variety of duties to assist the team, in accordance with the scope of practice and standards set by the hospital, Regulated Health Professionals Act and the College of Nurses of Ontario. In this role, you will provide high quality nursing care to patients and their families, based on the philosophy and conceptual framework of Nursing Practice at Scarborough Health Network (SHN). You may be scheduled at the General or Birchmount campus campus based on departmental needs.



Requirements:



• Graduate of an RPN diploma program

• Current registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario

• Current BCLS

• Completion of a medication course for RPN′s

• Nephrology 1 and 2 courses completed from a recognized nephrology nursing certificate program or equivalent combination of education, training and experience (Successful applicants not completed the Nephrology course will be expected to enroll within one year)

• Minimum of one year of acute nursing experience or equivalent combination of education and training

• Demonstrated assessment skills within the RPN scope of practice

• Demonstrates excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills

• Demonstrates a commitment to customer service when dealing with patients, colleagues and volunteers and other members of the community and public

• Demonstrates values consistent with SHN′s Code of Conduct and is committed to fostering a healthy and positive work environment in accordance with Health & Safety policy and legislation

• Utilize protective equipment provided and identify and reports hazards

• Demonstrates an understanding of and commitment to SHN's comprehensive safety programs and practices including staff safety, patient safety, and environmental safety and participates in regular in-service education in this area

• Engages in ethical conduct and strives to understand and appreciate the diversity of our patient/staff population and community

• Excellent work performance and attendance



Asset:



• Nephrology Certificate Program completed

• Experience with renal patient

• Ability to speak another language is an asset



Scarborough Health Network (SHN) embraces and celebrates our community’s unique multicultural heritage and diversity. SHN is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a culture of inclusiveness and diversity reflecting our diverse patients, staff and community alike. We are committed to providing barrier-free and accessible employment practices in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). Should you require accommodation through any stage of the recruitment process, please make them known when contacted and we will work with you to meet your needs.



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