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Job Title:
Registered Nurse

Posted Date:
Closing Date:
None specified
Functional Discipline:
Ability to communicate in French - asset  -   -

Job Description

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Mission: One Team - Two Sites: Serving Chatham & Rural Kent
Vision: Together, Growing a Healthier Community
Values: CKHA CARES - Collaboration, Accountability, Respect, Excellence, Safety

Registered Nurse

Working at both Chatham and Wallaceburg Campuses.


ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS (Knowledge, Skill, Experience)
-Current Certificate of Competence as a Registered Nurse with the College of Nurses of Ontario.
-BScN preferred.
-Current BCLS certification.
-Minimum 3 years Emergency experience.
-Canadian Triage and Acuity Scale Education.
-IV certification.
-Certification in delegated medical acts and added nursing skills in Emergency.
-Cardiac module of Critical Care Course or equivalent required, within past five (5) years.
-Certification in ACLS.
-Certification in TNCC (Trauma Nursing Care Course).
-Health teaching skills that demonstrate a broad knowledge of Adult and Paediatric Emergency Care.
-Demonstrated problem solving skills, communication skills and critical thinking skills.
-Member of RNAO preferred.
-Satisfactory attendance.

ESSENTIAL COMPETENCIES (Personal Skills and Attributes)
-Demonstrate interest in the development of the Nursing profession.
-Strong personal commitment to continuous quality improvement.
-Interacts with others in a way that advances the goals of the organization through co-operative working relations.
-Demonstrates skills in collaboration with other disciplines to best meet the needs of both the Adult and Paediatric Emergency patient and their family.
-Demonstrated ability to support and embrace the philosophy of Service Excellence and Patient and Family Centered Care.
-Demonstrated participation in building a culture of safety and partnering with each other to improve the safety of patient care processes and systems.
-Demonstrated performance reflecting the Mission, Vision, Values and Code of Conduct of Chatham-Kent Health Alliance.

ACCOUNTABILITIES (Major Responsibilities of the Position)
-Communication through an interdisciplinary approach in planning and implementing nursing care Team leading.
-Administration of medications both Adult and Paediatric patient.
-Interpretation of cardiac rhythm strips.
-Participation on various hospital committees.
-Participate/direct as an active member of the cardiac arrest team.

According to the French Language Services Implementation Plan, priority consideration will be given to qualified candidates who possess knowledge of Canada's two official languages.