Registered Nurse - Cardiology
Human Healthcare
Mississauga, ON, Canada
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The Registered Nurse (RN) is a regulated health care professional who is accountable and responsible for providing quality patient focused nursing care to patients in the Cardiology Unit.



  • Current registration, and in good standing, with the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Sound knowledge of nursing process, theory, and responsibilities to the nursing profession
  • BCLS required
  • Demonstrated excellent interpersonal, communication, problem-solving, conflict-resolution and decision-making skills required
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively as a member of an inter-professional team
  • Demonstrated knowledge of patient and family-centred care
  • Demonstrated experience with patient and family health teaching required
  • Demonstrated leadership and facilitation skills required
  • Demonstrated excellent customer service, organizational and critical-thinking skills required
  • Demonstrated commitment to continuous learning and professional development as it applies to the profession and related field
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a stressful and fast paced environment
  • Exemplary clinical practice within an inter-professional team to develop appropriate strategies for patient care
  • Ability to prioritize patient care needs and make autonomous decisions
  • Excellent physical assessment skills required
  • Ability to promote a healthy work environment and practice excellent Client Safety guidelines
  • Knowledge and understanding of the Occupational Health and Safety Act



  • Safe nursing practice in all aspects of the nursing process: Assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of patient care
  • Compliance with policies and procedures associated with observations
  • Professional, patient-centred care to ensure patient safety and physiological and psychological well-being, associated with creating a therapeutic relationship and environment
  • Providing care in a compassionate and caring manner within a diverse cultural environment.
  • Practicing according to the infection control and prevention measures.
  • Responding to emergency situations by recognizing changes in patient's health status and consulting appropriately when necessary using Transfer of Accountability principles
  • Providing health teaching to patients and families including thorough discharge instructions to ensure the continuity of care in the community



  • Minimum of 2 years Acute Medicine experience required
  • Cardiac experience within the last 5 years preferred
  • Coronary Care 1 required
  • Must pass an arrhythmia quiz obtaining an 80% to move onto the interview phase required
  • Must pass Cardiology Challenge exam obtaining an 80% within 30 days of hire
  • Experience performing 12 lead ECG and/or rhythm interpretation (within the past 2 years) required
  • Experience in care of patient with TPN, NG Tubes, Chest Tubes, Wound care, Enteral Feeds, , Blood collection and Isolation (within the last 2 years) preferred 


Thank you for your interest in this role. Please apply with your resume and complete the required application fields. Only those selected for interview may be contacted. 

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