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Registered Nurse (RN) - COVID-19 Response


Vancouver Coastal Health
Vancouver, BC
Canada

Pay
From $36 To $46.65
Per Hour

Job Description

Come work as a Registered Nurse with Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH)!

Thank you for your commitment as a health care professional. In these unprecedented and challenging times, it is now, more than ever, that we need to come together to support each other and the people we serve. Vancouver Coastal Health is looking for Registered Nurses to support teams across the organization in COVID – 19 specific units and general care. We need you - apply today to join our team!

We are looking for Registered Nurses in all disciplines and areas to join our teams. An example of some of the areas that we have opportunities in:

  • Long Term Care
  • Acute Care
  • Community Care
  • Nursing Areas requiring Specialty Certificates (such as Emergency, Critical Care, High Acuity, and more.)

If you have experience in any of these areas, or have experience in areas that are not listed, we encourage you to apply!​

As a Registered Nurse at Vancouver Coastal Health you will:

  • Provide nursing care to assigned patients/clients working independently and as a member of an interdisciplinary care team.
  • Assess, plan, implement and evaluate client care.
  • Participate in discharge planning, function as a client advocate and teach clients and their families about illness/injury and overall health promotion and wellness.
  • Enhance quality of life from the perspective of the client/family.
  • Document care provided and respond to incidents in accordance with established policies and procedures.
  • Consult, confer and collaborate with other health care providers.

WHO WE ARE

Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) is a world class innovator in medical care, research and teaching, delivering service to more than one million BC residents living in Vancouver, Vancouver's North Shore, Richmond, the Sea-to-Sky Highway, Sunshine Coast, and the Central Coast (Bella Bella and Bella Coola.) At VCH, we embrace thinking boldly, taking smart risks, and "going first" when we believe it will lead to the best possible outcomes for patients and their families. At our core, we are a people-focused organization where entrepreneurial spirit runs deep, and opportunity exists for all those who see themselves in the transformation of health care as we know it.

Job Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS:

Education & Experience

  • Current practicing registration as a Registered Nurse with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP).

Knowledge & Abilities

  • Demonstrated ability in nursing practice related to designated client group.
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and implement care plans.
  • Demonstrated ability to adjust to unexpected events, problem-solve, set priorities and deal with conflict.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively (both orally and in writing).
  • Demonstrated ability to counsel and teach clients and their families.
  • Demonstrated skill in clinical techniques and the use of applicable equipment and supplies.
  • Demonstrated skill in CPR techniques.
  • Demonstrated ability to operate related equipment including the ability to effectively use a computerized client care information system.
  • Demonstrated physical ability to perform the duties of the position.

The hours of work including days off and work area may be subject to change consistent with operational requirements and the provision of the Collective Agreement and applicable statutes.


Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for this posting. Thank you for your interest in Vancouver Coastal Health.

 
Employer
Vancouver Coastal Health
VCH Jobs
620 West 8th Ave
Vancouver BC V5Z 1C8
Canada
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