Registered Nurse (RN) / Registered Psychiatric Nurse (RPN) - Long Term Care

ID# 001072

Vancouver Coastal Health
Vancouver
Richmond, BC V6X 1S1
Canada

Job Posted
2021-07-22
Posting Expires
2021-08-22
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Job Description

Vancouver Coastal Health is looking for a Registered Nurse OR Registered Psychiatric Nurse to join the team at the Richmond Lions Manor in Richmond, BC. Click here to apply today to join our team!


As a Registered Nurse/Registered Psychiatric Nurse in Long Term Care you will:


  • Use sound judgment and apply critical thinking skills in providing resident care to predominantly older residents in a Long Term Care setting, both by working independently and as a member of an interdisciplinary team.

  • Demonstrate expertise and leadership in nursing practice and coordinate the implementation of clinical interventions and evaluation of resident outcomes based on resident goals of care.

  • Act as a resource for the interdisciplinary team by providing information and coordination of ongoing resident care.

  • Support the work of RCA’s and LPN’s and support cohesive team work to ensure resident centered care.

  • Enhance quality of life of the resident/family.

  • Consult, confer, and collaborate with other health care providers.

  • Maintain and advance your own clinical competence.

  • Participate on designated committees/teams and approved research projects as assigned.

Education & Experience


  • Current practicing registration as a Registered Nurse or Registered Psychiatric Nurse with the BC College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM).

  • Completion of an approved gerontology course or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

WHY JOIN VANCOUVER COASTAL HEALTH?

VCH is a world class innovator in medical care, research and teaching, delivering service to more than one million BC residents. 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. We invite you to join us in creating healthy lives in healthy communities by showcasing our passion for care, connection to the communities we serve and our culture of teamwork that makes VCH a great place to work.

VCH is proud to be recognized as a Best Place to Work in Canada in 2021 by Glassdoor and Forbes.

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

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