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Job Title:
RN-FT 1A Oncology/Medical Inpatient Unit

Posted Date:
Closing Date:
Education Level:
None specified

Job Description


                                                                                 Ref# 17ONA259

                                                                                1 ‑ Full Time ‑ RN

                                                                                    1A Medicine

Reporting to the Manager ‑ Oncology Nursing Services, you will be responsible for providing quality

nursing care to patients including complex patients whose outcomes are not predictable. As part of a

multidisciplinary health care team, you will practice within the Standards of the College of Nurses of

Ontario, the Philosophy and Values of Nursing Services and the policies of the Hospital.


Applicants must have the following qualifications:

*  Current registration as a Registered Nurse with the College of Nurses of Ontario

*  Current certification in BCLS

*  Two years recent experience in Medical Nursing.


In addition, applicants must have skill and experience in the following elements of nursing practice:

*  Physical Assessment

*  Intravenous Therapy and Intravenous Initiation

*  Competency in and experience with central venous access devices;

*  Aseptic Technique and Body Substance Precautions

*  Practicing as a partner on multidisciplinary teams

*  Patient and family teaching

*  Critical thinking, problem solving and conflict resolution

*  Advanced pain and symptom management

*  Effective and positive patient/family intervention and teaching skills

*  Demonstrate good time management skills, commitment to personal and professional educational enhancement,

demonstrated positive team relationships.



The Health Sciences Centre strives to ensure the safety and security of the patients, visitors, employees and assets

financial and otherwise.  As one tool in the recruitment screening process, all offers of employment to external

candidates shall be conditional upon a satisfactory Vulnerable Sector Check (VSC) to ensure the absence of relevant

criminal convictions.



The Health Sciences Centre (HSC) is committed to delivering healthcare in a manner that is consistent with Patient

and Family Centred Care.  Applicants are required to have a demonstrated knowledge, understanding and

commitment to this care philosophy.


Candidates will have demonstrated adherence to the Hospital's Code of Conduct.  Regular attendance at work is

imperative, therefore, all applicants will have to demonstrate a good attendance record to be considered for this



We are an equal opportunity employer.  Upon request, accommodations due to a disability are available throughout

the selection process.


As a proposed designation position under the French Language Policy (HR‑esa‑12) Level 2 ‑ French

Language Skills are required.



If there are no qualified applicants for the above position, the Hospital may, at their discretion, train unqualified




Interested applicants should submit a resume outlining relative previous experience and training no later than 1630

hours on Wednesday, December 27, 2017.


Internal applicants may apply via the job posting page on the iNtranet.  External applicants must apply through our




Posted:  December 20, 2017