ICU Nursing Opportunities

Join our team

Hamilton Health Sciences, is hiring critical care nurses at all stages of their careers for three Intensive Care Units (ICUs) at Hamilton General Hospital (HGH), a provincial leader in both volume and complexity of care provided. If you’re ready to join a leading team of innovators and provide critical care for some of the most complex and highly acute cases, then complete the form below to speak to a team member today!

Make an impact

As a regional centre of excellence for several programs including Trauma, Neurosurgery, Stroke, Burns, Cardiac & Vascular care, HGH offers highly skilled tertiary and quaternary care to a population of over 2.3 million residents within the Central South region of Ontario. And, HGH is one of only four hospitals in the province to provide Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) care.

The three ICUs that provide specialization and unique opportunities include:

  • Cardiovascular ICU: Supports the regional Cardiac and Vascular Program focused on comprehensive management of critically ill cardiovascular surgical patients including those requiring coronary artery bypass surgery, valve interventions and aortic procedures. Other patient populations served includes those requiring cardiac mechanical circulatory support and extracorporeal life support.
  • Medical Surgical ICU: Provides complex disease pathophysiology and critical care management of various medicine, surgical, vascular patients.
  • Neurological Trauma ICU: Supports regional trauma and neurosurgical programs and provide specialized care for clinical spine and stroke programs.

Each year at HGH:

  • 50,000+ patients are treated
  • 2,500+ patients are cared for across these three ICUs
  • 100+ patients are airlifted to receive lifesaving critical care

Grow your career

  • Highly engaged leaders who support a learning environment, providing one-on-one training with significant support for new hires.
  • The ability to work independently within a supportive team environment of highly skilled and respected nurses, allied health professionals, and physicians.
  • A wide array of responsibilities that allow for learning, creativity, engagement, and new situations amongst.
  • A robust culture of research and innovation, including partnerships with McMaster University and the David Braley Cardiac, Vascular, and Stroke Research Institute.
  • Considerable growth opportunities, including graduate studies sponsorships, flexible scheduling, advancement to a charge nurse or critical care resource RN roles, and much more.
  • The ICUs support clinical placements and participate in the Nursing Graduate Guarantee (NGG) program

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