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Job Title:
RN-FTF Nursing Resource Team

Posted Date:
Closing Date:
Education Level:
None specified

Job Description


                                                                                 Ref# 19ONA234

                                                                         2 ‑ Full Time ‑ Float ‑ RN

                                                                        Nursing Resource Team


**Float = this position does not have a master rotation.

Reporting to the Manager ‑ Nursing Resource Team, with a matrix to the Medical Unit Managers, as a member of the

Nursing Resource Team you will be responsible for providing quality nursing care to patients including complex

patient populations 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 Thunder Bay

Regional Health Science Centre and the policies of the Hospital. 


As a member of the Nursing Resource Team, you will be part of a dynamic team of highly skilled and knowledgeable

Nurses who provide patient care. The Nursing Resource Team is an opportunity for Nurses to acquire and maintain

competencies in varied patient care areas. This assignment is directed to the Medical units however the nurse may

be scheduled to work on other units as needed.  Nursing Resource Team Nurses are scheduled in accordance with

the ONA Collective Agreement.


Applicants must have the following qualifications:

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

*  Current certification in BCLS

*  Previous experience on a medical unit preferred.


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

*  Physical Assessment

*  Intravenous Therapy and Intravenous Initiation

*  Central Venous Line/PICC Line Management

*  Peripheral Venous Lines Management

*  Aseptic Technique

*  Body Substance Precautions and Infection Control Practices

*  Sound documentation practices that include Meditech documentation

*  Patient and family teaching

*  Proven superior organizational, interpersonal and communication skills and collaboration within a multidisciplinary

team are a must.

*  Ability to work in collaborative practice with a Registered Practical Nurse



Salary Range:  $33.230 to 47.570



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.  Additionally we are identified as an English/French speaking health sciences centre and

encourage bilingual candidates to apply.




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



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

11:59p.m. on Monday, 17 June, 2019.


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




Posted:  June 10, 2019