|Job Title:||Community Health Nurse (RN)|
Bella Coola General Hospital
(casual coverage for home support nursing care services in Bella Coola and Anahim Lake areas as needed)
|Start Date:||As Soon As Possible|
|Salary:||$34.15 - $44.83 per hour|
|Hours:||0730-1730/0730-1700/0730-1530/0900-1700, and 3-hr paid on-call weekends/stats as per rotation schedule|
INFORMATION ABOUT THE COMMUNITY AND HOSPITAL:
Bella Coola sits in a mountain valley at the head of the North Bentinck Channel, 500 km north of Vancouver, with a population of about 1800 people. The community is at the end of a long, truly magnificent fjord, on the mainland coast of British Columbia.
Bella Coola General Hospital has 10 acute beds, 5 residential beds and a 3 bed emergency department open 24/7, along with a laboratory, diagnostic imaging services, Telehealth, Mental Health, Public Health, Home & Community Support Services. Also within the hospital is a medical clinic and pharmacy.
Within the context of primary health care with a population health approach and in accordance with the College of Registered Nurses of British Columbia (CRNBC) standards of professional practice, Code of Ethics, the established vision and values of the organization, and the Canadian Community of Health Nursing Standards, provides a full continuum of public health, prevention and health promotion services to enhance the optimal health, well being and safety of clients by identifying and prioritizing wellness needs and developing and maintaining community partnerships to provide health promotion, advocacy, counseling, education, assessment, referral and intervention in a variety of community based settings in the rural remote setting.
Education & Experience
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
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.
***Employees of VCH must apply via the Internal Application Process. Refer to the staffpostings.vch.ca site for How to Apply instructions. Current VCH employees who apply to this posting using this external site will be considered as an external candidate. Seniority will not apply.***
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