Registered Practical Nurse, Operating Room (1) - Part Time Temporary - Markham Site

June 27 2019
Industries Healthcare, social assistance
Categories Health, Medical, Nursing - RN, Health, Medical, Health, Medical
Markham, ON

Who we are:

Markham Stouffville Hospital is a leading community hospital with two sites – Markham and Uxbridge sites and our new Reactivation Care Centre that has a reputation for excellence in progressive community care. The hospital is uniquely positioned with cutting edge technology, expansive new facilities and a supportive and welcoming community. With a focus on patient experience, safe, high quality care and innovation, our dedicated team of physicians, staff and volunteers provides care to over 300,000 patients a year. The hospital has capacity to grow a number of programs and services as we evolve to meet the needs of our growing community. We are dedicated to providing access to the right care, at the right time, in the right place by the right people and at the right cost. Are you ready to join us?

Who you are:

You are an innovative and patient centered individual who provides excellence within their profession

You are a team player with excellent communication, critical thinking and customer service skills

You have vision, flexibility, transparency, honesty and practicality

You are organized, accurate, able to multi task and meet deadlines

You support the patient experience, your colleagues and others cultural and spiritual beliefs

You encompass MSH’s core values and live the words of Respect, Trust, Commitment, Compassion and Courage

What we need:

As a member of the Surgical System team, you will be responsible for all aspects of the delivery of nursing care and the provision of services in the Operating Room. You will be actively participating in patient safety and patient advocacy throughout the perioperative care experience while working in an interprofessional team environment.

Work Schedule:

The successful candidate must be available to work rotating shifts - Days, Evenings, Weekends and on-call. Schedules may change based on operational needs.


$30.25 - $31.60 per hour

What you bring to MSH:

    • Current Certificate of Registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario
    • Current BCLS certification
    • Post graduate Certificate in Operating Room Nursing
    • Recent hospital experience
    • Recent perioperative experience in a community hospital setting
    • Experience in a minimally invasive surgical setting is an asset
    • Affiliate membership with the Operating Room Nurses Association of Canada (ORNAC)
    • Membership with the Registered Practical Nurses Association of Ontario (RPNAO)
    • Ability to act as a resource and role model
    • Excellent physical assessment skills
    • Proficient computer skills
    • Familiar with professional and hospital standards, guidelines and procedures
    • Demonstrated commitment to a patient/family centred care environment
    • Demonstrated excellent critical thinking and problem solving skills
    • Demonstrated ability to work effectively within an interprofessional team as well as independently
    • Well developed communication, interpersonal and teaching skills
    • Excellent organizational skills with an ability to prioritize
    • Evidence of ongoing professional development, continuing education and leadership experience
    • Demonstrated good attendance record with the ability to maintain this same standard
    • Demonstrated commitment to a healthy and safe workplace for self and others (staff, patients, families, etc.) by taking all reasonable precautions and working in compliance with hospital related policies, health and safety legislation and best practices and completing relevant mandatory education as required

    Markham Stouffville Hospital is committed to meeting the needs of all individuals in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) and the Ontario Human Rights Code. Should you require accommodations during the recruitment and selection process, please contact Human Resources.

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