Registered Nurse IC - Emergency Department
Permanent Full Time
Location: Happy Valley - Goose Bay
The primary purpose of this position is to work as an active member of the nursing team to provide a high standard of care to patients of the Labrador Health Centre. The Registered Nurse (RN) is responsible for maintaining professional and organizational standards and practice in accordance with the LGH Model of Nursing Clinical Practice and reports to the Clinical Nurse Manager.
" Graduation from an approved School of Nursing with a Nursing Diploma, or an approved University with a Bachelor of Nursing;
" Current registration with the College of Registered Nurses of Newfoundland and Labrador;
" Emergency Education Program or willingness to complete (within a timeframe indicated by the employer);
" Successful completion of NRP, ACLS and TNCC or willingness to complete (within timeframe designated by employer);
" Successful completion of the Medevac course or willingness to complete (within timeframe designated by employer);
" Successful completion of CTAS or willingness to complete (within timeframe designated by employer);
" Breastfeeding course/education or willingness to complete (within timeframe designated by the employer);
" Current certification in Basic Life Support (CPR);.
" The successful applicant will be required to submit a satisfactory certificate of conduct.
Duties (Include but not limited to):
" Organizing, Planning, Implementing and evaluating the plan of care of assigned clients;
" Participates in the auditing process as required;
" Documents as per professional and organizational standards;
" Administers medication and participates in Medication Reconciliation;
" Participates in the orientation, mentorship and preceptoring of staff;
" Represents nursing on various committees as required;
" Participates in quality assurance initiatives as requested/required;
" Practice independently according to professional and organizational standards;
" Acts as a liaison between the client and other healthcare providers;
" On call/stand-by may be required;
" Other related duties as required;
" NS-31 of the RNUNL Salary Scales, $36.42 to $44.73 per hour plus the applicable Labrador Allowance.
Hours of Work:
" 75 hours biweekly, variable shifts.
Labrador-Grenfell Health Values Diversity and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Interested applicants please submit resume, stating competition number 2021000341N