Clinical Resource Nurse (N3)

Health Sciences Centre - Winnipeg, MB (30+ days ago)

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Requisition ID: 50003

Position Number: 20030949

Posting End Date: Feb 20, 2020

City: Winnipeg

Site: Health Sciences Centre

Department / Unit: Labour & Delivery

Job Stream: Clinical

Union: MNU-10

Anticipated Start Date - End Date: ASAP - 04/17/2021

Reason for Term: Maternity Leave

FTE: 0.60

Anticipated Shift: Days; Nights; Weekends

Daily Hours Worked: 12 hours

Annual Base Hours: 2015

Salary: $37.025, $38.274, $39.577, $40.849, $42.030, $43.317

Shared Health leads the planning and coordinates the integration of patient-centred clinical and preventive health services across Manitoba. The organization also delivers some province-wide health services and supports centralized administrative and business functions for Manitoba health organizations.

Position Overview

Under the general supervision of, and in collaboration with the Manager of Patient Care, the Clinical Resource Nurse (CRN) is responsible for providing clinical expertise to nurses. The CRN assumes a leadership role in coordinating patient care within the healthcare team to ensure quality patient care outcomes, and promote an interdisciplinary patient centered approach to care based on best practice. Demonstrates a commitment to the vision, values, goals, and objectives of the region/facility/unit.

Minimum three years within the last five years of recent High Risk Labour & Delivery/Antepartum and OR experience is required.
Preference will be given to those with previous Supervisory experience.
Satisfactory employment record is required.
Education (Degree/Diploma/Certificate)
Graduate of an approved Registered Nursing education program required.
BN is preferred.
Responsible for maintaining and providing proof of active registration with the College of Registered Nurses of Manitoba (CRNM).
Active participation in professional associations e.g. Association of Registered Nurses of Manitoba (ARNM) preferred.

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) training requirements for this position shall be in accordance with the applicable policy.

Qualifications and Skills

Knowledge of:
College of Registered Nurses of Manitoba Standards of Practice for Registered Nurses.
Canadian Nurses Association Code of Ethics for Registered Nurses.
Scope of practice as documented in the Regulated Health Professions Act (RHPA).
Regional/Facility/Unit policies, procedures, protocols, and guidelines.
Nursing care knowledge related to clinical area.
Personal Health Information Act (PHIA), Protection of Persons in Care Act, Mental Health Act, Workplace Hazardous Material Information System (WHMIS), Principles of Routine Practices (Universal Precautions) and other legislated acts.
Roles and responsibilities of members of the healthcare team.
Principles of delegation.
Must be able to take charge of Labour & Delivery and deal with all aspects of reproductive health choices and childbirth options.
Must be able to deal with all aspects of reproductive health i.e. pregnancy termination.
Demonstrated effective oral and written communication skills.
Preference will be given to those applicants competent in an Indigenous language and/or knowledge in Indigenous customs, traditions and values.
Ability to prioritize care for an individual patient or group of patients.
Ability to delegate care appropriately and monitor outcomes of delegated care.
Ability to respond to a variety of simultaneous demands.
Ability to recognize and pursue self-development opportunities.
Ability to perform independently and as a member of the healthcare team.
Ability to adapt quickly to changing situations.
Ability to maintain concentration with frequent interruptions.
Ability to function in a demanding and stressful environment.
Demonstrated effective organizational, interpersonal, critical thinking/problem solving and decision-making skills.
Ability to implement change.
Proficient with computers, software programs, and applications such as Windows, Word processing, spreadsheets, and databases.
Physical Requirements
Good physical and mental health.
Moderate to heavy physical effort required.
Hours of work are flexible and may include evening, night or weekend shifts as required.

The Collective Agreement this position is covered under, is identified by the Union noted above. As a result of The Health Sector Bargaining Unit Review Act, the bargaining agent for this position may differ from the Union identified. In the event you have any questions, please contact your site Human Resources Department.

We have a unique ability to work together to make health care better. If you want to make a difference and contribute to supporting the health of your family, friends and neighbours, please apply today.

Interested candidates should select the "Apply" icon below to upload their cover letter, resume and copy of licenses/certification.

This position requires a current satisfactory Criminal Records Check (including Vulnerable Sector Search), Child Abuse Registry Check and Adult Abuse Registry Check as conditions of employment. The successful candidate will be responsible for any service charges incurred. A security check is considered current if it was obtained no more than six (6) months prior to the start of employment.

Please note that an employee is not permitted to hold two or more positions in Shared Health that combine to equal more than 1.0 FTE.

Shared Health values and supports employment equity and workplace diversity and encourages all qualified individuals to apply. We thank all applicants but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.