Registered Nurse, Ambulatory Care Clinic
- 1 position
Ambulatory Care Clinic
Parkwood Institute Main - London, ON
The RN will work closely with nurses and physicians to support the everyday operations of outpatient clinics in wound care and physical medicine and rehabilitation. The outpatient clinics provide clinical care to individuals with amputations, conditions of childhood onset, spinal cord injury, acquired brain injury, stroke, chronic wounds and musculoskeletal injuries.
This is an ideal opportunity for a registered nurse who wants to be part of a team of rehabilitation practitioners who are considered leaders in the delivery of rehabilitative care and to actively participate in improving the outcomes of the patients we serve and to the health care system as a whole.
Using the principles of patient centered and a holistic approach to care, the successful applicant will provide nursing care to patients seeking rehabilitative care with our teams. You will work to the full scope of practice as outlined by the College of Nurses of Ontario.
- Valid registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario
- Valid CPR certificate
- One to two years' experience in providing clinical services to the neurological rehabilitation population
- Knowledge of a Safety Culture in a Health Care Setting in compliance with the OHSA
- Demonstrated ability to assess physical and psychosocial needs of rehabilitation patients
- Demonstrated excellent organizational skills suitable for a fast-paced clinical environment
- Demonstrate experience in establishing positive interpersonal relationships, and able to work as an effective team member
- Ability to develop therapeutic relationships with this patient population and their families
- Ability to function as an independent practitioner
- Superior interpersonal, communication, conflict management and relationship building skills
- Demonstrated ability to apply and document the nursing process, with a strong ability to think critically around clinical issues.
- Demonstrated strong verbal and written communication skills with patients as well as a variety of community and organizational partners
- Ability to apply effective body mechanics and meet the physical demands of the position
- Demonstrated attention to ensuring a safe work environment for self, patients, and others
- Demonstrated commitment to lifelong learning
- Demonstrated skills with various computer software
Teaching and Research
- Wound care experience
- Demonstrated competency in IV and Phlebotomy
- Proficiency in French is considered an asset
- St. Joseph's Health Care London through its affiliation with Western University and Fanshawe College is a leading research and teaching hospital. As an employee of St. Joseph's you will be expected to engage in role related teaching and research activities in addition to any of your clinical duties
- Provide documentation you have received two doses of the Covid-19 vaccine and a written commitment to follow any future Public Health recommendations and St. Joseph's Health Care London policies and processes related to Covid management in the workplace.
- Provide vaccination records or proof of immunity against measles, mumps, rubella and varicella (chicken pox)
- Provide documentation of the Tuberculosis skin testing
Posting date: June 21, 2022
Submission deadline: June 27, 2022
Stacy Kearns, Human Resources
Your interest in this opportunity is appreciated.
Only those under consideration will be contacted.