The Scarborough Hospital

Toronto, Ontario

Registered Practical Nurse - Br Surgical Suites

Scarborough, Ontario
Entry Level, Early Career

Position Summary:

Reporting to the Patient Care Manager, you will be responsible for providing excellent care to a diverse patient population within this unit. As a Registered Practical Nurse, you will practice according to the current standards of practice of the College of Nurses of Ontario, the Standards of Nursing Practice, policies and procedures of The Scarborough Hospital. You will also provide high quality nursing care to patients and their families, based on the philosophy and conceptual framework of Nursing of The Scarborough Hospital. 

Required Qualifications:

  • Current registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Current BCLS
  • Completed Perioperative Nursing Certificate from an accredited College or commensurate experience
  • Ability to work independently and to carry a busy workload
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced, multidisciplinary team environment, with good organizational skills
  • Demonstrated excellence in patient teaching and patient assessment
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to provide patient centred care
  • Demonstrated punctuality in attendance
  • Ability to work independently within a Total Patient Care modality
  • Satisfactory work performance and attendance record

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Recent OR experience preferred
  • Graduate of an RPN diploma program
  •  Ability to speak another language

 TSH expects all roles to: contribute to creating a safe and healthy environment for patients, staff and others, working in compliance with the hospital code of conduct and the provisions of health and safety policies and legislation; utilize protective equipment provided and identify and report hazards; engage in ethical conduct; and strive to understand and appreciate the diversity of our patient population and workforce.

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