The Registered Nurse - Acute & Ambulatory Care is a regulated member of the health care team who uses the nursing process (assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation), critical thinking, problem solving and decision making skills, in keeping with the standards, and scope of nursing practice set by the Registered Nurses Association of Northwest Territories and Nunavut (RNANT/NU) and the policies, protocols, and guidelines of the Hay River Health & Social Services Authority, to provide quality nursing care to all clients, families, groups, communities and populations across the lifespan in all practice settings.
The RN is a generalist who provides nursing care to clients with acute, emergency, surgical, postoperative recovery, maternity/newborn and palliative care needs.
- Current registration with the RNANWT/NU
- BSN degree is desirable
- Current CPR certification
- ACLS, TNCC & ENPC certification is desirable
- Experience in an acute care hospital is required
A copy of the full Job Description can be found at www.hayriverhealth.ca under the ‘Employment’ tab.