Registered Nurse (Emergency Department)

Lake of the Woods District Hospital is looking for a Registered Nurse (Emergency Department)!

Employer Name: Lake of the Woods District Hospital
Location/Address: Kenora, On.
Application Deadline: February 17, 2020
Hours of Work: Full Time
Job Type: Full-Time
Wages: TBD

Duties of this LEAP Job Posting:

Are you looking for a dynamic nursing specialty career opportunity? Do you like the idea of thinking on your feet in fast-paced environments? As a RN working in the Emergency Department at Lake of the Woods District Hospital (LWDH) you will be the first point of patient contact; treating patients who are suffering from trauma, injury or severe medical conditions and requiring urgent treatment in a fast-paced team environment. As an integral member of the healthcare team you will have the opportunity to handle situations with care and confidence ensuring a positive patient care journey.

Qualifications for this LEAP Job Posting:

• Current Registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario
• Current Certification in BCLS and demonstrated ongoing competence through annual re-certification
• Completion of a basic cardiac rhythm interpretation course with demonstrated ongoing competence (LWDH Basic Dysrhythmia course or equivalent)
• Current Certification in ACLS and demonstrated ongoing competence through bi annual re-certification
• Completion of current training in Canadian Triage Acuity Scale (CTAS)
• Current Certification in Blood Glucose Monitoring with demonstrated ongoing competence through annual re-certification.
• Current Certification in TNCC
• Certification in IV Therapy with demonstrated ongoing competence.
• Minimum of 1 year experience in acute medical, surgical and/or Emergency Nursing
• Reliable attendance record
• Certification in CPI within the past 2 years or willingness to obtain
• Experience working independently in an emergency department within the past 4 years would be preferred.
• Current certification in PALS and/or ENPC preferred.

How To Apply to this LEAP Job Posting:

Please send applications in confidence, with resume, on or before January 22, 2020, to:
Lake of the Woods District Hospital
21 Sylvan Street West, Kenora, ON P9N 3W7
Fax (807) 468-3939 E-mail:
We thank all applicants for their interest, but advise that only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. The LWDH is committed to diversity and inclusivity in our employment practices. We promote the independence, dignity, integration, and equality of opportunity with persons with disabilities by ensuring the accessibility of our facilities and services. Accommodations, including alternative formats, are available for all parts of the recruitment and selection process. For more information or to request an accommodation please contact the Human Resources Department at 807- 468-9861

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