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Registered Nurse - Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit - Full Time (191124)

Toronto, ON, CA Posted: 5/10/2019 4:41:43 PM

We currently have a regular full time opportunity for a Registered Nurse in our Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU) at our Bayview campus. This position requires Day and Night, Alternate Weekends; 12 hour shifts.

Summary of Duties:

Responsible for primary care of CVICU patients. The main functions of the RN include, but are not limited to, assessment, intervention, education and patient advocacy. The RN supports the Philosophy of Person-Centred Care concept and principles and the mission and values of Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, and works closely with other members

Qualification & Skills:

  • Current registration with the Ontario College of Nurses
  • Current BCLS certificate
  • Current ACLS certificate preferred
  • Baccalaureate degree in Nursing preferred
  • Critical Care Certificate
  • Must have ICU & CVICU experience
  • Successful completion of the CVICU entrance quiz
  • Demonstrated commitment to continuing education within the past two (2) years with emphasis placed on courses/conferences related to cardiovascular care specialties
  • Demonstrated commitment to organizational initiatives, such as completion of the Patient Centred Care Course and participation in nursing council, unit committees and quality improvement projects
  • 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
  • Possesses intellectual skills for problem-solving, critical thinking and ability to integrate knowledge of physiological principle involving multiple organ systems with emphasis on cardio-pulmonary
  • Adept in use of haemodynamic equipment
  • Ability to function independently and as a part of the multidisciplinary team
  • Demonstrated commitment to Person-Centred Care approach and principles

Qualified candidates are invited to submit their resume and cover letter (in one document) quoting 191124 to:

Human Resources
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

To apply, please click "Apply for Position" at the bottom of this page

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). If you require accommodation for disability during any stage of the recruitment process, please indicate this in your cover letter.

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is strongly committed to inclusion and diversity within its community and welcomes all applicants including but not limited to: visible minorities, all religions and ethnicities, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and all others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.