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Job Title:
Registered Nurse, General

Posted Date:
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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


ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS (Knowledge, Skill and Experience)
- A current certificate of competence as an RN in Ontario.
- BScN preferred.
- IV Certified.
- Certified in Basic Life Support.
- One (1) year recent, related experience preferred.
- Demonstrated knowledge of nursing principles, assessment, and technical skills.
- Member of RNAO preferred.

ESSENTIAL COMPETENCIES (Personal Skills and Attributes)
- Demonstrated interest in the development of the Nursing profession.
- Strong personal commitment to continuous quality principles.
- Interacts with others in a way that advances the goals of the organization through co-operative working relations.
- Demonstrate skills in collaboration with other disciplines to best meet the needs of both the medical and surgical patient and their family.
- Excellent assessment skills.
- Demonstrated ability to support and embrace the philosophy of Service Excellence and Patient and Family Centred 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)
- Meet the ethical and legal requirements of professional practice from the College of Nurses of Ontario
- Demonstrate competence at his/her current level of knowledge and refrain from practicing beyond this level
- Utilizes the nursing process in the delivery of nursing care
- Acts as a patient advocate through his/her actions with patients/family and other health care providers
- Records data in the health record according to policies and procedures
- Ensure that patient confidentiality is maintained
- Work efficiently in teams, both as a leader and a member

CKHA is an equal opportunity employer committed to fair and accessible employment practices. Should you require accommodation due to a disability during the recruitment process, please contact Human Resources.

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.