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Registered Nurse - Emergency Department - (ONA015ED.1)

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Job Title
Registered Nurse - Emergency Department
Requisition #
Grand River Hospital - Kitchener, ON N2G 1G3 CA (Primary)
Career Level
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Healthcare - RN
College Diploma
Job Type
Part-time - Union
Job Description
Functioning interdependently with members of the multidisciplinary team, assesses the needs of adult and pediatric patients requiring care in the Emergency Department.  Contributes to ensuring there is a safe environment for patients, staff and visitors.
Job Requirements

•Current Certificate of Competence from College of Nurse of Ontario
•Minimum of one year current nursing experience to include:
 -Blood and Blood Products Administration
 -Urinary and Gastric Catheter Insertion
 -Glucose Point of Care Testing
 -Management of Patients with Intravenous Therapy
•Minimum of one year experience in an Emergency/Critical Care Setting and who demonstrates competency in:
 -Cardiac Rhythm Interpretation
 -Venipuncture to initiate IV Therapy
 -Advanced IV Medication Administration to include direct IV Administration and Special IV Infusions such as Inotropes
 -Application of Energy to include Defibrillation and Transthoracic Pacing
•Successfully completed one or more of the following certificate programs/courses:
 -Physical Assessment
 -Cardiac Arrhythmia
•Good attendance record

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