Wednesday , September 27 2023

UHN Career Opportunities – Registered Nurse

Website University Health Network

Job Description:

On the Intensive Care, General, Eating Disorder and Geriatric Inpatient Psychiatric Unit, the Registered Nurse practices in accordance with the Canadian Standards for Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing. The Registered Nurse will specifically be responsible for: developing a therapeutic alliance with clients, collaborating with team members and the client regarding a treatment plan and implementing the plan, management of patients who at times exhibit disorganized, dis-inhibited or aggressive behavior, knowledge of ECT procedures and pre/post assessment; mental status assessment, peer consultation; psycho-tropic medication administration and monitoring of side effects; discharge planning; providing patient and family support, co-facilitating groups with the interdisciplinary team. Group facilitation skills would be an asset.

Job Requirements:

  • Experience in, participation with, and/or willingness to be trained for Eating Disorder coverage
  • Superior communication skills
  • Two years’ experience in inpatient psychiatric setting required
  • Emerging leadership abilities
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing preferred
  • Vaccines (COVID-19 and others) are a requirement of the job unless you have an exemption on a medical ground pursuant to the Ontario Human Rights Code. POSTED DATE: February 10, 2022 CLOSING DATE: February 17, 2022
  • Current Basic Cardiac Life Support (B.C.L.S.) Certification
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Current registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • CPI Certification required, will train

Job Details:

Company: University Health Network

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Toronto, ON, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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