Interior Health

4 job(s) at Interior Health

Interior Health
Sep 16, 2019
Part time
If medical nursing is your passion and you are a reliable, flexible, motivated Registered Nurse and passionate about working in Geriatric Medicine. We currently have a relief part-time (0.65 FTE) Registered Nurse (RN) opening at Kelowna General Hospital-4East. The relief position is expected to run until approximately May 22, 2020 or return of the incumbent. The successful candidate will work within a cohesive team and bring enthusiasm, adaptability and exceptional critical thinking skills to this fast-paced 36 bed geriatric medical unit. Previous acute medical experience with the elderly patient population and geriatric behaviours would be considered an asset. This position will work rotating day and night shifts 07:00 to 19:00, 19:00 to 07:00 hours. We offer excellent benefits and opportunities to maximize your skills. Community Profile: Surrounded by spectacular mountain scenery, the thriving city of Kelowna is situated on the eastern shores of Lake Okanagan in the sunny, south central region of British Columbia. It is the largest city in the area and boasts all of the amenities of a major centre with amazing recreation opportunities right on the doorstep. Interior Health is an organization where you have room to grow and where life outside of work is just as important to us as it is to you. Apply Today! Qualifications Education, Training and Experience: •Graduation from an approved School of Nursing with current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP).
Interior Health
Sep 16, 2019
Full time
If you have experience in acute medical nursing and you are a reliable, flexible and motivated registered nurse, we are currently seeking a permanent full time RN to join our busy unit at the Royal Inland Hospital in Kamloops, BC. If you think you would be an asset to our strong, welcoming team of medical surgical RNs, LPNs, coordinators and unit clerks, then we would love to hear from you! As the Registered Nurse you will work in collaboration with the interdisciplinary team, to ensure the delivery of client–centered care by assisting individual clients and their families respond to changing health care needs. Our unit is a 25 bed general medical unit, specializing in respiratory, acute pain and symptom management for chronic and palliative patients. Nurses work 12 hour days and nights as required (07:30 to 19:30 and 19:30 to 07:30). Come and join us! Our focus is on giving people room to grow, to make an impact in the lives of others. Qualifications Education, Training and Experience: • Graduation from an approved School of Nursing with current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP).
Interior Health
Sep 09, 2019
Full time
Do you have more than three years of experience in surgical nursing? Looking for an opportunity to grow your skills and knowledge and join a cohesive team? Then look no further! Apply today to join our Surgical High Observation unit in Kamloops. The Royal Inland Hospital (RIH) is in the Thompson Cariboo Shuswap health service area and is one of two Interior Health tertiary referral hospitals. Located in Kamloops, RIH offers high-level, specialty medical care including core physician specialties, 24 emergency and trauma services, ambulatory and outpatient clinics, and diagnostic services The Surgical High Observation unit is a newer unit, part of the general 36 bed surgical unit at RIH. 4 beds offer care for high observation surgical patients while the remaining 32 beds provide care for general, urology, vascular and trauma surgical patients. This is a permanent full-time position. Nursing shifts are rotating days and nights, 07:30 to 19:30 or 19:30 to 07:30. We offer excellent benefits and opportunities to maximize your skills. Our benefits package includes: Recognition of previous experience when determining starting salary Extended health and dental benefits Generous vacation entitlement Municipal Pension Plan Bespoke orientation Ongoing training and in-services Supportive environments and access our employee assistance program Apply today and join our nursing team! Community Profile: Kamloops is one of BC’s sunniest cities and home to 90,000 residents. Kamloops offers affordable housing, a large selection of restaurants and stores, a lively arts scene and a full range of businesses. Close proximity to Sun Peaks resort and the surrounding landscape of rivers, mountains, lakes and grasslands means unsurpassed opportunities for year-round outdoor activities. Qualifications Graduation from an approved School of Nursing with current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP) Three years recent related experience in an acute surgical setting, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Current CPR certification.
Interior Health
Sep 04, 2019
Full time
If you are a dynamic and highly professional individual who enjoys working as part of a close-knit and high-functioning team, we have a career opportunity for you. We currently have a permanent full time Diabetes Education Nurse position available at our Community Health Centre in beautiful Trail, BC.   As the Diabetes Education Nurse within our multidisciplinary team, you will work with people of all ages and with all stages of diabetes. Some duties within the scope of this role include education of gestational diabetes, pediatric diabetes, insulin pumps and continuous glucose monitoring. If you are comfortable speaking with physicians and teaching clients how to manage their diabetes, this is the position for you.   This position works Monday to Friday from 08:30 to 16:30.   If you have honed your nursing skills and are enthusiastic about your practice, we would love to chat with you. Come to Interior Health and make a difference in people’s lives while loving what you do! Apply Today!   Community: Trail is situated on the Columbia River in the West Kootenay region of British Columbia. It is a special place with affordable real estate, outstanding recreational facilities and an abundance of outdoor activities. Nestled in the Selkirk and Monashee mountain ranges; Greater Trail is a four-season destination, offering an abundance of recreational activities. Conveniences like golfing, skiing, mountain biking, kayaking, fishing, hiking and first-class recreational facilities make Trail “BC’s Number One Sports Town”. Breathtaking vistas, active arts and culture community, and a variety of service clubs and organizations make Trail one of the most desirable communities in the Kootenay Boundary Region. For residents and visitors alike, Trail offers outstanding opportunities for living life well and to the fullest. The culture of volunteerism is abundant and is evident by the many events and projects the community gets involved in. Qualifications *** To be considered for this position you must be a Certified Diabetes Educator with the Canadian Diabetes Educator Certification Board (CDECB) and be eligible to handle insulin dose adjustments as per the scope of practice for Registered Nurses as outlined by the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP).   Graduation from an approved school of Nursing with current practicing registration with BCCNP.   Current valid BC Driver’s License.   Two years’ recent related clinical experience including one year of teaching experience in a Diabetes Education program or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.   Formal diabetes education and certification as a pump trainer would be an asset.   Experience using motivational interviewing skills and self-management support skills would be an asset.