Interior Health Vernon, BC, Canada
May 07, 2018Full time
If acute medical nursing is your passion, we would love to hear from you! We are looking for experienced Registered Nurses (RN) to join our acute medicine teams at the Vernon Jubilee Hospital (VJH). The ideal applicant will bring a proven ability and enthusiasm for providing high quality nursing care within a fast paced, medical inpatient setting. This position requires strong critical thinking, assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation skills. The RN demonstrates a specialized body of knowledge and bases practice on nursing science and related content from other sciences and humanities and works collaboratively with the interdisciplinary team to ensure the delivery of safe and compassionate, patient-centered care. VJH is a growing facility offering core physician specialties, 24 hour emergency and trauma services, acute and obstetrical care. With a great team environment from Nurses to administration to Physicians and support staff; everyone works together with a patient-centered focus. VJH incorporates a model of care delivery that recognizes patients, their families and significant others as being valued partners in care. There is a strong commitment to staff development and encouraging growth and RN employees are frequently supported in pursuing specialty education and training. The thriving city of Vernon is home to approx. 40,000 residents, situated at the northern end of the sunny Okanagan Valley within a short drive to Kelowna International Airport and UBC Okanagan. The city is home to a diverse arts community and boasts major amenities within close proximity to three stunning lakes, award winning wineries and golf courses and offers easy access to the world renowned Silver Star Mountain Resort; making the area hugely desirable for residents and visitors. Come live, work and play where others only vacation. It’s more than a career, it’s a lifestyle. Apply Today! Qualifications Graduation from an approved School of Nursing with current practicing registration with the College of Registered Nurses of British Columbia (CRNBC). Previous acute medical experience would be considered an asset.