Registered Nurse Class A (Temporary Full Time), ICU

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COMPETITION #: 2018-35246 External
BARGAINING UNIT: NBNU
ZONE: Miramichi
DEPARTMENT: ICU
FACILITY: Miramichi Regional Hospital
POSTING TYPE: Temporary Full Time
JOB TITLE: Registered Nurse Class A
CLASSIFICATION: RNCA Registered Nurse Class A
LANGUAGE: English Essential
HOURS OF WORK: Rotating Days, Evenings, Nights, Weekends, Statutory Holidays, TEMP: January 9, 2019 to January 9, 2020, Subject to change due to operational requirements
SALARY: $31.23 to $39.57 per hour Subject to employment status

JOB PURPOSE:

Participate in the planning and giving of total nursing care to meet the individual needs of patients in the Concentrated Care Unit in accordance with the philosophy, objectives and policies of the hospital and the Nursing Department.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Current registration as a practicing member of the Nurses Association of New Brunswick.
  • Demonstrated adherence to legislation and Horizon Health Network Zone 7 Miramichi Confidentiality Policy to ensure all patient, business, financial and employee information is accessed on an as need to know basis.
  • Successful completion of Basic Cardiac Life Support Course and recertified yearly as a condition of continuing employment.
  • Certified in IV Therapy in compliance with hospital policies and procedures.
  • Must be able to work rotating shifts, as assigned, including weekends and holidays throughout the year.
  • Patient Safety is a critical aspect of quality healthcare. Successful candidates must be accountable for creating a culture of safety, working as a team, communicating effectively and responding to adverse events.

Concentrated Care Unit:

  • Current ACLS Certification or willing to acquire certification at the earliest opportunity, not to exceed six months.
  • Minimum of 2 years experience in a critical care setting or successful completion of the NBCCNP.
  • Coronary Care Course with rhythm interpretation or successful completion of challenge exam.
  • Current PALS Certification desirable.
  • Current certification in TNCC or willing to acquire certification at earliest opportunity, not to exceed 12 months.
  • Physical Assessment Course or obtain same within two (2) years.

The following self-learning programs must be completed within six months:

  • Epidural Analgesia
  • Tranvenous Pacemaker
  • Defibrillation
  • Central Lines
  • PICC/Port Certification
  • Ability to attend work on a regular basis.
  • Ability to perform the duties of the position.
  • Good work record.
  • Written and spoken competence in English is required 

Applications for this position must be submitted on-line by November 14, 2018.

NOTE: There will be no further postings for this position should there be no fully qualified applicants. If you wish to be considered for this position and have most of the qualifications as posted and the registration or licensure where required, you are encouraged to apply at this time.

Please quote Competition # 2018-35246-External. Horizon Health Network appreciates expressed interest, however, only candidates considered for an interview will be contacted. Human Resources Department, Horizon Health Network.

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