Specific Department and Program:Cancer/MDC
Number of positions required:1
Posted Date:Oct 8, 2021
Posting #: 2021-885160
Position: Registered Nurse
Department: Cancer Clinic
Status: Permanent Part-time (Must provide availability of up to 0.6 FTE)
Hours: Monday to Friday – Days; 10 hour shifts (Hours are subject to change based on operational needs)
Halton Healthcare takes great pride in providing quality, compassionate healthcare services to our rapidly growing communities. As a progressive and vibrant healthcare organization, we take healthcare to a new level to meet the urgent needs of our community's growing and aging population. We are a distinctive centre of healthcare excellence that offers first-rate care in an innovative environment that supports the physical, mental, emotional and spiritual needs of the community.
Halton Healthcare’s vision of Exemplary patient experiences, always, goes beyond just the patient experience; it has shaped our entire culture and remains at the core of every interaction in our organization, from our patients & families to our staff, physicians and volunteers. We believe in exemplary PEOPLE experiences always!
The Cancer Care Clinics is located in one department at the Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital. The Cancer Clinic services the Benign Outpatient population requiring infusion services that include blood product transfusions, intravenous medications (including antibiotics, electrolyte and cytotoxic medications) and other procedures like phlebotomies. You will be providing care delivery largely to patients requiring chronic disease management.
This is what you'll need to do it:
Halton Healthcare endeavors to hire individuals who are competent in their chosen profession and who exemplify our mission, vision and values of accountability, respect and compassion which guide our individual behaviours and attitudes.
Current registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario
BCLS certification required at time of hire
Baccalaureate in Nursing preferred
Current Chemotherapy certification required
Minimum of 3 years’ recent experience with Cytotoxic and/or Biologics Administration in an outpatient setting
Strong understanding of an outpatient clinic process and flow
Central Venous Access Device certification or equivalent
Demonstrated commitment to professional development and a strong knowledge of policy and practice standards
Demonstrable critical thinking skills
Ability to manage emotionally charged situations in a fast paced environment
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Ability to work within a multidisciplinary team
Understanding of CANO standards for Oncology Nursing
CANO membership an asset
Satisfactory employment and attendance record
Salary: $33.90 to $48.53 per hour
Date Posted: September 28, 2021
Internal Applications Due By: October 5, 2021
If you are passionate about what you do, motivated by a job well done, and as committed to excellence, quality and patient satisfaction as we are, we'd like to hear from you. Please submit your application via our website at www.haltonhealthcare.com directly to this posting and include a current copy of your resume.
We thank all those who apply but only those individuals selected for further consideration will be contacted.
In accordance with Directive #6, Halton Healthcare has implemented a COVID-19 Vaccination Policy. All new hires must be fully compliant with our Policy as a condition of employment with Halton Healthcare. Successful applicants will be required to provide proof of vaccination or proof of a documented medical exemption as part of the hiring process.
In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and the Ontario Human Rights Code, Halton Healthcare will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your accommodation needs to ensure your equal participation.
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