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Critical Care Nursing Orientation Program – Next intake March 27, 2023

If you are looking for a learning opportunity and enjoy working in a dynamic care environment, consider becoming a Critical Care nurse.

The Critical Care Nursing Orientation Program (CCNOP) offers nurses comprehensive training, so you are fully prepared to work with critically ill patients in an ICU.  Additional support is also available to thoroughly integrate CCNOP graduates to the ICU and their new team.

For more information, visit the Critical Care Nursing Orientation Program website at https://wrha.mb.ca/critical-care/orientation-program/

To sign up for the CCNOP, you apply directly for a Critical Care Nurse Trainee position online at https://careers.wrha.mb.ca/.  A minimum of one-year acute care experience in surgery, medicine emergency or cardiac care is preferredPositions will be posted from January 9-22, 2023.

Nurses can earn a salary while upgrading to work in Critical Care. The Critical Care Nursing Orientation Program (CCNOP) website has more information.

CCNOP prepares registered nurses to work with critically ill patients in settings such as medical, surgical, intermediate, neonatal and pediatric intensive care units. The program consists of theory, lab, and clinical work at Health Sciences Centre and St. Boniface Hospital followed by a specialized orientation in the unit and facility you will be working at following graduation. It includes salary replacement for the duration of the program.

NEW! CCNOP Rhythm Course is a pre-requisite for the CCNOP. The course is composed of 5 – 4 hour classes scheduled one morning a week from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

For more details, please check their website or call 204-787-4988.

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