Calian is proud to continue a long-standing contractual relationship with the Department of National Defence (DND) to provide healthcare services to the Canadian Armed Forces. Through the Health Care Provider Contract, Calian employs health care professionals across Canada who are integral to supporting the health and wellbeing of our military members.
About the role:
Calian currently has an opportunity for a Registered Nurse to work in the Canadian Forces dental clinic at Montfort Hospital in Ottawa providing support to the existing team of Oral Surgeons and Periodontist. This is a contract opportunity offering 22.5 hrs per week - Tues-Thursday. No weekends or evenings!
In this role you will assist with conscious sedation within a dental clinic setting and you will be responsible for the provision of nursing services associated with anaesthesia and post-operation recovery care, under the direction of a qualified Dental Officer. This will include providing pre-operation nursing care and patient teaching, initiating and maintaining parenteral conscious sedation, providing continuous cardiac and respiratory assessment during a dental procedure, identifying post-operative complications and patient needs after the procedure, and discharging patients home.
• Licensed with the College of Nurses of Ontario
• ACLS certification
• 1 year of full time experience working with parenteral conscious sedation protocols and procedures in an emergency room, intensive care unit, or perioperative setting
Type of Assignment:
Part time - 22.5 hours per week
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