Job description / Role
Registered Nurse - Emergency Medical Service (DEM)
Nursing and Midwifery
Scope of Service: Department of Emergency Medicine (DEM)
Hours Of Operation: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Number of Beds: Core: 32, Triage: 2 chairs, Fast Track: 4
Scope Of Service
The DEM provides a comprehensive emergency service to all patients presenting to the department on a 24 hour basis. The department accepts all patients for treatment who are triaged for care in accordance with the Canadian Triage Acuity Scale (CTAS). DEM staff are specialized emergency healthcare providers who have advanced qualifications and experience.
The department is able to provide rapid resuscitation, stabilization and transfer of critically ill patients. Although the department is not a designated trauma center, it provides advanced trauma care to patients brought to the department. The department provides disaster care to the community in the event of major incidences. In addition to this the department is an accredited Chest Pain Center.
An extended Urgent Care Center operates almost continuously to meet the needs of less acute presentations. A dedicated urgent care service allows for non-emergency presentations to be treated more expediently, freeing the core department to receive emergent cases as they present.
The DEM is an active clinical learning environment as evidenced by a medical residency program for physicians. The DEM is an active supporter of Saudization through employment of Saudi Nursing graduates and their ongoing education towards specialization in emergency nursing.
- Generous tax-free income.
- Lucrative benefits package to include free fully furnished accommodation, free healthcare, free flights and 54 days paid leave per year.
- Registered Nurse with current nursing license from country of origin
- Two years recent acute care ER nursing experience
About the Company
Professional Connections International Healthcare Recruitment Agency
Professional Connections, often referred to as Profco, is an international healthcare recruitment specialist. Profco is working to help placing credentialed nurses, doctors and allied health professionals in exciting opportunities with leading hospitals around the world. International assignments are a great way for nurses and other healthcare professionals to broaden their experience and to see how healthcare is delivered in other countries, while at the same time enhancing their career prospects as they gain experience in different parts of the world.