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Registered Nurse, Renal (North Wellington Satellite)

Registered Nurse, Renal (North Wellington Satellite)

Job ID 
2017-1089
Job Location 
CA-ON-Kitchener
Job Type 
Part time
Program 
Renal
Career Level 
Experienced
Years of Experience 
3
Posted Date 
3/31/2017

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Job Description

HOURS OF WORK:

7.5 and 11.25 hour shifts – Days, Evenings and Weekends
Monday to Saturday plus on call and Standby for Hemodialysis

JOB SUMMARY:

The successful candidate will provide comprehensive, preventative, restorative and supportive care to patients in an assisted care to full care hemodialysis setting. This position is a composite position between the Palmerston and Guelph Site (The home unit will be Palmerston). Contributes to ensuring there is a safe environment for patients, staff and visitors.
This is a composite position between the Palmerston & Guelph Satellite Sites.
 
• Current Registration (in good standing) with the College of Nurses of Ontario
• BCLS
• Current certification in Nephrology Nursing - Canadian Nurses
• Association – preferred or within two years
• Clinical experience in caring for Hemodialysis patients in acute, and chronic care settings preferred (can provide training at GRH Renal site).
• Current renal IV certification preferred
• Hemodialysis leadership experience preferred
• Certification in Blood Bank administration, IV Drug Therapy, and Hemodialysis access management preferred
• Ability to practice in collaborative care nursing model
• Working knowledge of systems for documentation interdisciplinary care planning
• Demonstrated ability to care for complex patients in a team setting with shared responsibility and accountability
• Knowledge of nephrology theory and clinical renal nursing practice preferred
• Demonstrated ability to work with chronic patients and families effectively
• Ability to interact with interdisciplinary team
• Flexibility and ability to work under quickly changing circumstances
• Ability to promote patient independence through reinforcement and patient education
• Demonstrated skill in patient education as it relates to renal patients using the principles of adult learning preferred
• Ability to promote/co-ordinate integrated care between Satellite Unit and Grand River Hospital
• Valid driver’s license for the province of Ontario and flexibility to travel between sites
• Good attendance record