Registered Practical Nurse

by Middlesex Hospital Alliance

Reference #: 083-2024
Position Type: Temporary
Location: Strathroy, ON
Date Posted: May 30, 2024
Education: College Diploma (2 years)
Middlesex Hospital Alliance

Job Description

JOB POSTING
MIDDLESEX HOSPITAL ALLIANCE
Strathroy Middlesex General Hospital Site
Posting: 083-2024

TEMPORARY FULL-TIME REGISTERED PRACTICAL NURSE – until approximately September 2025
EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT


Job Duties
Nursing professional practice responsibilities within an acute care Emergency Department including patient care for CTAS levels 3,4 and 5
With support of RN could help to provide care for CTAS 1 and 2
  • Available for all shifts (11.25 and 7.5 hrs.) including Days, Nights, weekends, statutory holidays, and call-in
  • Position Available Immediately

Essential Qualifications
  • Must provide vaccination records or proof of immunity against measles, mumps rubella and varicella (chicken pox)
  • Must provide documentation of the Tuberculosis skin testing within the previous 12 months and proof of 2 COVID-19 vaccinations
  • Current registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Ability to working full  RPN scope of practice
  • Current BLS-HCP required
  • Minimum two years recent related acute nursing experience in one or more of the following: Emergency Department or Medicine or Surgical Care
  • ECG Interpretation certificate preferred
  • Cardiac monitoring experience - monitoring of rhythm
  • Demonstrated awareness of CNO documentation standards with experience in Electronic Health Record environment
  • Emergency Nursing and/or Critical Care certificate preferred
  • First Net Experience preferred
  • Excellent physical assessment skills
  • Evidence of ongoing professional development and self-directed learning
  • Demonstrated ability to assess concurrent demands, set priorities, organize work and maintain accuracy and concentration during periods of high activity
  • Demonstrated effective interpersonal, communication and critical thinking skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively as an active member of the health care team
  • Demonstrated excellence in attendance
  • Understanding and use of good body mechanics
  • Basic computer skills in a Windows and Cerner environment
  • Willingness to take relevant courses within 3 months of hire date – pending offerings.

MHA is a FRAGRANCE FREE environment*

Qualified individuals interested in this opportunity may submit to TEMPORARY FULL-TIME REGISTERED PRACTICAL NURSE - Emergency Department - Middlesex Hospital Alliance (mhalliance.on.ca). Internal candidates are asked to apply no later than May 6, 2024. This will remain posted until position is filled.

Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Successful candidates,
as a condition of job offer, would be required to provide a satisfactory vulnerable sector police check (original document) completed in the last 12 months prior to commencing employment.

We are committed to providing a safe, healthy and inclusive work environment that inspires respect. MHA is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities, and LGBTQ2+ persons. We are committed to providing persons with disabilities equal opportunities and standards of goods and services.

*Accommodations are available on request for interviews and other selection processes*