Northern Health Dawson Creek, BC, Canada
Dec 07, 2018Full time
Competition #: 5343676 Wage: $33.56 - $44.06 Relocation: $3000 - $7000 (based on kms) Under the general direction of the OR/PACU Unit Manager, the OR/P.A.R. nurse provides direct nursing care to the peri-operative patient according to established standards/policies and provides work direction to nursing and non-nursing staff as required. The OR/P.A.R. nurse assesses the physical and psychological needs; plans, implements, evaluating and documents the nursing care for the patient during the peri-operative process, and the immediate post-operative period. Willing to do a minimum of 8 days on call per month. Qualifications: Registered Nurse with current practicing registration with the BC College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP). Current Level C CPR certification required. Post graduate certificate in perioperative nursing or a minimum of one-year recent related experience in peri-operative nursing. Skills and Abilities: Work as a member of an interdisciplinary team. Make and apply nursing judgment using analytical skills. Communicate effectively both verbally and in writing. Interact with others effectively. Maintain the physical ability to carry out the duties of the position. Maintain own physical, mental and emotional well being. Using Critical Thinking skills, prioritize and organize patient care. Operate related equipment. Teach and provide clinical supervision.