Wednesday , September 27 2023

UHN CA Careers – Registered Nurse

Website University Health Network

Job Description:

As a member of the UHN and the Nursing Multi-disciplinary Team, the REGISTERED NURSE practices in accordance with relevant legislation/standards, meeting the legal and ethical requirements of the profession. The principal responsibilities include: applying knowledge of nursing science, theory, skill and critical decision making in the provision of compassionate, collaborative and competent care in accordance with the UHN Professional Practice Model for Nursing and the mission and vision of nursing at the UHN; ensuring practice is consistent with professional standards and the ethical framework as outlined by the College of Nurses of Ontario and the UHN policy and procedure; demonstrating commitment to professional life long learning by participating in continuing education activities to meet the needs of the patient population served and the standards of the profession; performing reflective practice, analyzing and evaluating nursing knowledge and modifying practice accordingly to improve the quality of nursing and patient care; performing cross-functional and other responsibilities, as assigned and/or requested. The successful candidate will bring a commitment to Primary Nursing Care as the care delivery model.

Job Requirements:

  • Oncology certification preferred
  • Bone Marrow Transplant experience preferred
  • Demonstrated leadership/in charge skills and evidence of good organizational and decision making skills
  • Ability to function entirely independently
  • Demonstrated knowledge and ability to utilize the nursing process in planning, implementing and evaluating patient care
  • Evidence of effective psychosocial, and patient/family teaching skills
  • Evidence of commitment to team building and working within a patient focused care model
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing preferred
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong crisis intervention/problem solving skills
  • Chemotherapy certification and experience in the care of the client with oncologic disorders required
  • Evidence of commitment to self-directed learning
  • Evidence of cooperative and facilitative relationships when working with all interdisciplinary and direct care team members
  • Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) program
  • Current Registration as a Registered Nurse with the College of Nurses of Ontario required
  • Evidence of strong physical assessment and the ability to predict changes in patient status

Job Details:

Company: University Health Network

Vacancy Type:  Temporary

Job Location: Toronto, ON, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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