|Job Title: ||Registered Nurse, Emergency|
|Work Site: ||Pemberton Health Centre|
|Status: ||Casual |
|Start Date: ||As Soon As Possible|
|Salary: ||$34.15- $44.83 per hour|
Under the general supervision of the Manager and in collaboration with other members of the health care team, uses clinical judgement skills to diagnose and treat the patient, resident, client and significant others' responses to actual or potential health conditions. The Registered Nurse assesses, monitors, detects, plans and takes appropriate action to prevent potential complications associated with specific health problems and/or medical treatments of the patient. Is knowledgeable of and adheres to standards of professional nursing and patient care practice in accordance with Hospital policies and procedures.
Education & Experience
- Graduate of an approved nursing program.
- Completion of a post graduate program in clinical speciality and up to two years’ experience or an equivalent combination of training, education and experience.
- Current practicing registration as a Registered Nurse with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP).
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
• Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
• Ability to implement the nursing process and use clinical judgement.
• Ability to deal with others effectively.
• Ability to set priorities.
• Ability to instruct and direct the work of others.
• Time management and organizational abilities.
• Working knowledge of computers and their application preferred.
• Demonstrated skill in CPR.
• Working knowledge of and ability to operate related healthcare equipment.
• 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.
***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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