Registered Nurse - Hemodialysis

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Date Posted: 11/20/2023

Location: Toronto, ON, Canada

Reference No.: 2023-6651

Position Type: Temporary full-time

Department: Hemodialysis

FTE Status: 1.00

Hours of Work: 8 hrs

Campus Site: Bayview, CNIB

Shifts Weekday Required: Days, Evenings

Shifts Weekend Required: Days, Evenings

Statutory Holiday(s) Required: Yes

Summary of Duties

This position is for the Hemodialysis Nocturnal Program. The RN is responsible for the care of patients with acute, chronic and end stage kidney disease at Sunnybrook and the satellite unit. As a member of the inter-professional team providing patient-centered care, the RN will:

  • Plan and provide personalized care with each patient;
  • Perform and document multiple assessment activities;
  • Provide health teaching & family counselling;
  • Initiate, monitor and discontinue haemodialysis treatments;
  • Analyse clinical data and utilize critical thinking to make decisions about required care/interventions in response to rapid changes in the patient’s hemodynamic status within the scope of practice for a hemodialysis RN.
  • The RN will participate in the advancement of patient care through daily inter-professional rounds, unit-based and organizational committees, quality initiatives and practice-based research.



  • Current Registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario in good standing
  • Current B.C.L.S. Certificate required
  • Baccalaureate degree in Nursing, preferred
  • National Certification in chosen specialty from the Canadian Nurses Association, preferred
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience as an RN in an acute care setting required
  • Recent 1 years’ Hemodialysis including Off Unit and On Call experience required
  • Current 1 years’ experience fully operating Baxter Artis machine required
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Strong team building and conflict resolution skills
  • Excellent patient assessment skills
  • Demonstrates understanding and complies with patient and staff safety policies and procedures that foster a safe and inclusive environment for all.
  • Demonstrated commitment to Person-Centred Care principles and approach
  • Demonstrated ability to work as a member of an inter-professional team
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Please be advised that in order to be eligible for employment at Sunnybrook, all new hires must have received the full series of a COVID-19 vaccine or combination of COVID-19 vaccines approved by Health Canada (e.g., two doses of a two-dose vaccine series, or one dose of a single-dose vaccine series); AND have received the final dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at least 14 days ago. Medical exemptions or any other kind of requested exemption based upon the Hospital’s obligations pursuant to the Ontario Human Rights Code will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is an equal opportunity employer.