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Registered Nurse - Schulich Heart Centre:Cardiac Cath Lab - Temporary Part-time – 0.6 FTE (until approx. Oct 2022)  (213339)

Toronto, ON, CA Posted: 6/27/2022 3:26:31 PM

We currently have a Temporary Part-time – 0.6 FTE (until approx. Oct 2022) opportunity for a Registered Nurse in the Schulich Heart Centre:Cardiac Cath Lab department at our Bayview campus.

Hours of Work:

Weekdays: Days, Evenings; 10 hours; As per schedule

On Call Required

Summary of Duties

The main functions of the RN include, but are not limited to: patient assessment, intervention, education and patient advocacy; sets up and assists with Diagnostic and Interventional procedures in the Cardiac Cath Lab including but not limited to Vascular and Coronary Angiography, Angioplasty, Stenting, IVUS, and Rotablation, TAVI, MitraClip and other procedures, Implantation of Pacemakers and Internal Cardiac Defibrillators, and Electrophysiology Studies and Ablations; Scrub, circulate, hemodynamic monitoring of patients, use of Power Injector procedures in the Cath Lab; Preparation and recovery of patients in B3; Requires regular wearing of lead aprons during shifts.

The RN supports the Philosophy of Patient-Centred Care concept and principles and the Mission and Values of Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre. The RN works closely with other members of the multi-professional team.


  • Current Certification with the Ontario College of Nurses
  • BCLS and ACLS required
  • Emergency Nursing Certificate, or Critical Care Certificate required
  • Coronary Care Certificate an asset
  • Recent clinical experience in a Cath Lab or equivalent setting an asset
  • Electrophysiology experience an asset
  • Ability to adapt to a fast-changing and stressful environment in a positive manner
  • Demonstrated commitment to continuing education within the past two (2) years
  • Demonstrated effective ability in: interpersonal relationships; oral and written communication skills; organization skills; priority setting skills; problem solving; decision making; facilitating team work; conflict resolution
  • Ability to integrate and apply critical thinking skills to patient care
  • Ability to function independently and as a part of the multidisciplinary team

Qualified candidates are invited to submit their cover letter and resume (in one document) quoting 213339 to:

Human Resources
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

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Please be advised that in order to be eligible for employment at Sunnybrook, all new hires must have received the full series of a COVID-19 vaccine or combination of COVID-19 vaccines approved by Health Canada (e.g., two doses of a two-dose vaccine series, or one dose of a single-dose vaccine series); AND have received the final dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at least 14 days ago. Medical exemptions or any other kind of requested exemption based upon the Hospital’s obligations pursuant to the Ontario Human Rights Code will be considered on a case-by-case basis.