Exemplary Patient Experiences, Always.


Exemplary Patient Experiences, Always.


Benefits of Nursing at HHS
Benefits of Nursing at HHS
Benefits of Nursing at HHS

Benefits of Nursing at Halton Healthcare

  • A team-oriented environment and a community atmosphere… that values your individual contributions and celebrates your caring approach.
  • Competitive salary and benefits… that consider your experience.
  • An award-winning, Health-Canada-funded employee wellness program… that promotes and enables healthy work-life balance… we also have on site fitness centres.
  • New nursing staff are welcomed with a customized orientation program specifically tailored to their individual needs to ensure their success in becoming a valued member of our medical team.
  • As part of the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care's New Graduate Guarantee, new graduate nurses benefit from an enhanced classroom orientation and a lengthy "above staffing complement" clinical orientation.
  • All nurses are encouraged and supported to develop professionally through financial support for continuing education programs.
  • Supported career path opportunities through our Professional Practice Clinicians.
  • Our Grow Your Own Professional Development Programs and Specialized Clinical Internships provide opportunities for experienced nurses interested in specializing in particular areas like Intensive Care or Renal Dialysis.
  • A commitment to continuously improve scheduling practices, and the use of automated scheduling technology… in order to balance both personal and professional needs.
  • Solid orientation programs appropriate for recent graduates and experienced nurses… intended to reduce some of the stress related to a new job and helping you feel successful in your new role.
  • Using a model of Clinical Champions and Clinical Mentors, we have invested in the professional development of nurses to develop expertise in wound care and safer elder care as well as patient safety champions.
  • Support for nurses interested in pursuing Canadian Nurses Association Specialty Certification is available.
  • Professional Development “PD Days" are rotated among sites. These days provide an opportunity to highlight changes to clinical practice, policies, equipment and technology and are directed towards the inter-professional team.
  • "Lunch and Learns" and full day workshops are common on-site offerings. Nursing Grand Rounds feature Guest Speakers on a variety of interesting and thought provoking topics.
  • A one-day preceptorship workshop is offered to all health professionals interested in developing expertise in this area.
  • On-site BCLS and ACLS certification and recertification is offered.
  • Staff fun and appreciation events… whether an event is for all staff, our children, or peers within a department, these events add to the spirit that makes it a great place to work.
  • A solid, well-trained leadership team, at all levels, constantly striving to make Halton Healthcare a better place for employees, patients, customers alike.

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