The Credit Valley Hospital and Trillium Health Centre is a newly merged hospital serving Mississauga, West Toronto and the surrounding communities. It is one of Ontario’s largest community-based academic health networks and has a teaching affiliation with the Mississauga Academy of Medicine at the University of Toronto Mississauga.
-Establish continuity of care and navigate the patient’s care throughout the systemic treatment phase in conjunction with the Primary Nurse and/or the Radiation Oncology RN, Clinical Trials RN and the interdisciplinary team
-During the treatment course and immediate follow-up, assess and provide appropriate nursing intervention for actual or potential problems that the patient and family may experience related to the disease process and treatment
-Provide ongoing knowledge and information to patient and family to enable them to prevent and manage common side effects of treatment
-Use CCO telephone triage guidelines when practicing telephone triage responsibilities
-Graduate of a recognized college or school of nursing; BScN preferred
-Chemotherapy Certification; CNA certification; CON(c)
-Certification in I.V. and CVAD management
-Demonstrate general knowledge about Radiation Therapy, Surgical Oncology, Clinical Trials and Palliative Care
-Computer skills an asset
-Satisfactory attendance and performance are required
To pursue this career opportunity, please visit our website: www.cvh.on.ca
Otherwise, please submit a completed Internal Career Opportunity Application form to the Human Resources Department by 1630 hours of the expiry date. Please indicate the HRD (Personnel Requisition Number) of the position you are applying to on the application form.