Hospital Staff Opportunities
Can't find it?
Casual Part Time Registered Nurse, Telehomecare, #18-1097

Internal Job Posting #18-1097

Casual Part Time Registered Nurse


Ontario Telemedicine Network – Telehomecare




Chronic Disease




Days, Monday to Friday


As per ONA pay scale

*based at the Tannery with travel required

POSTED DATE:  September 18, 2018                CLOSE DATE:  September 24, 2018

If you are interested in applying to this position, please complete a “Job Posting Application for Hospital Employees” form, quoting vacancy #18-1097 and return directly to Human Resources on or before 11:59 p.m. on the specified closing date.

As a key member of Southlake’s Telehomecare Team, the RN provides remote patient monitoring, health coaching, and disease-specific education to patients. The Telehomecare RN will remotely monitor and coach patients with complex chronic diseases, including Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and Heart Failure. Telehomecare is based on a collaborative model of care that focuses on enabling the patient to better manage his/her chronic disease through the support of monitoring and coaching. The Telehomecare RN will work in collaboration with the patient’s circle of care.

Required Qualifications:

•       RN certificate of registration from the College of Nurses of Ontario, BScN preferred

•       Strong knowledge base and previous experience working with patients with complex

•       chronic conditions (i.e. CHF, COPD, Asthma, Diabetes, and Mental Health Disorders)

•       Certificate in Adult education, health coaching, patient self-management and case management skills preferred

•       Certified Respiratory Educator (CRE) designation preferred

•       Strong critical thinking and problem solving skills

•       Effective communication and listening skills

•       Basic computer skills

•       Ability to use Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Microsoft Office applications

•       Working knowledge of applicable occupational health and safety legislation

•       Working knowledge of privacy legislation

•       Knowledge of organizational policies and procedures

•       Use technology and best practices to remotely monitor patients

•       Multi-task and work in a fast paced environment

•       Proven ability to attend work regularly as per the Attendance Support Policy #HA30 and Procedure #HA35

At Southlake Regional Health Centre, we are committed to fostering an inclusive and accessible environment.  We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity in which we live and serve, including those with disabilities.  Southlake Regional Health Centre is committed to providing accommodations in all parts of the hiring process.  If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.

It is the responsibility of all Southlake Regional Health Centre employees to work in a safe manner and promote health and safety in the workplace.

If interested in applying, please submit a resume and coverletter to quoting the position title, and vacancy# in the subject line.

Southlake Regional Health Centre
596 Davis Drive, Newmarket, Ontario   L3Y 2P9
Tel: 905-895-4521   |   TTY: 905-952-3062
Copyright © 2012 Southlake Regional Health Centre