Northern Health

43 job(s) at Northern Health

Northern Health
Feb 20, 2020
Full time
Competition #: 5444328 Relocation Allowance: $3,000 - $10,000 (based on Km's) Position Summary Reporting to the Unit Manager Emergency/ Ambulatory Care, the staff nurse is responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating patient care and nursing practice activities of patients presenting in the Emergency Department. Also provides nursing care, assistance and relief to all nursing areas including ICU; Maternity; Med/Surg and Ambulatory Care within the frame work of quality management and in accordance with the Fort St. John Hospital & Health Centre mission statement. The role is defined by the needs of the Hospital, a select patient/family population, agency expectations and the goals for professional nursing practice.  Qualifications Registration with BC College of Nursing Professionals as a practicing RN registrant. Acquires and maintains skill certification in the following: A.C.L.S., CPR, Neonatal Resuscitation, IV therapy, Blood Glucose Monitoring, Ventilator and basic Cardiac Monitoring. Three (3) years’ full-time recent acute care experience involving intensive care, obstetrics and emergency or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Skills and Abilities: Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing. Ability to deal with others effectively. Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position/ Ability to operate related equipment. Ability to plan and organize. Ability to teach. Ability to initiate and work independently. Ability to apply critical problem solving. Ability to react/respond under pressure. Demonstrated knowledge of special procedures and techniques such as I.V. infusions of medications. View Fort St. John Community
Northern Health
Feb 20, 2020
Full time
Competition #: 5444736 Relocation Allowance: $3,000 - $10,000 (based on Km's) Position Summary Rural community hospitals provide a wide range of services and depending on the location may require the Registered Nurse to be competent in multiple clinical settings. This job description addresses various scenarios where nurses are required to work in one or more areas requiring advanced training & experience. In accordance with established vision and values of the organization, the Registered Nurse practices in accordance with the standards of professional practice and code of ethics as outlined by the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP) as well as within a patient and family centered care model. The Registered Nurse practices in a variety of clinical settings and is responsible for the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of client care. Working in collaboration with the interdisciplinary team, the Registered Nurse ensures the delivery of client–centered care by assisting individual clients and their families respond to changing health care needs. The Registered Nurse demonstrates a specialized body of knowledge and bases practice on nursing science and related content from other sciences and humanities.  Qualifications Graduation from an approved School of Nursing with current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP). Advanced preparation in the clinical specialty of the assigned area as required by the position: Emergency: Advanced preparation in an ED clinical specialty or an equivalent combination of education & experience. Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) within 3 years. Perinatal: Advanced preparation in a Perinatal clinical specialty or an equivalent combination of education & experience. Current Fetal Health Surveillance (FHS) and Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) within 2 years. Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) within 3 years. Operation Room: Advanced preparation in the clinical specialty of the assigned area (perioperative nursing) and one year recent related clinical experience in the assigned practice environment on an operating room similar in size and scope to the facility or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Skills and Abilities: Assessment and Intervention – Demonstrated ability to complete initial and ongoing client assessments (clinical and diagnostic reasoning) and provide nursing care through appropriate/ prescribed technical, therapeutic, safety type interventions. Communication – Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with the clients, families, the public, medical staff and the members of the interdisciplinary team using verbal, written and computer communication means. Critical Thinking – Demonstrated ability to integrate and evaluate pertinent data (from multiple sources) to problem-solve effectively. Human Caring and Relationship Centered Practice – Ability to promote client-focused care that demonstrates care for and with clients and significant others, sensitive to diverse cultures and preferences, client advocacy and social justice concerns. Teaching – Ability to transmit information intended to instruct clients and others about topics essential to health care and well-being. Management – Manages time and resources, implementing activities to promote cooperation among relevant others, collaboration across disciplines and related activities. Leadership – Promotes staff morale, cooperation, assertiveness and risk-taking, creative planning for change and innovations, implementation of NH policies or other protocols, and ongoing professional development of self. Knowledge Integration – Using factual information, prior learning and basic principles and procedures to support decisions and actions with relevant research-based evidence. Integrates best practice from nursing and health-related disciplines and the humanities, arts and sciences disciplines into professional practice. Ability to operate related equipment including relevant computer applications. Physical ability to perform the duties of the position. NOTE: Successful applicants will be provided with educational opportunities including, but not limited to, Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), Canadian Triage and Acuity Scale (CTAS) and Emergency Practice, Intervention and Care- Canada (EPICC) View Chetwynd Community
Northern Health
Feb 20, 2020
Full time
Competition #: Relocation Allowance: $3,000 - $10,000 (based on Km's) Position Summary Rural community hospitals provide a wide range of services and depending on the location may require the Registered Nurse to be competent in multiple clinical settings. This job description addresses various scenarios where nurses are required to work in one or more areas requiring advanced training & experience. In accordance with established vision and values of the organization, the Registered Nurse practices in accordance with the standards of professional practice and code of ethics as outlined by the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP) as well as within a patient and family centered care model. The Registered Nurse practices in a variety of clinical settings and is responsible for the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of client care. Working in collaboration with the interdisciplinary team, the Registered Nurse ensures the delivery of client–centered care by assisting individual clients and their families respond to changing health care needs. The Registered Nurse demonstrates a specialized body of knowledge and bases practice on nursing science and related content from other sciences and humanities.  Qualifications Graduation from an approved School of Nursing with current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP). Advanced preparation in the clinical specialty of the assigned area as required by the position: Emergency: Advanced preparation in an ED clinical specialty or an equivalent combination of education & experience. Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) within 3 years. Perinatal: Advanced preparation in a Perinatal clinical specialty or an equivalent combination of education & experience. Current Fetal Health Surveillance (FHS) and Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) within 2 years. Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) within 3 years. Operation Room: Advanced preparation in the clinical specialty of the assigned area (perioperative nursing) and one year recent related clinical experience in the assigned practice environment on an operating room similar in size and scope to the facility or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Skills and Abilities: Assessment and Intervention – Demonstrated ability to complete initial and ongoing client assessments (clinical and diagnostic reasoning) and provide nursing care through appropriate/ prescribed technical, therapeutic, safety type interventions. Communication – Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with the clients, families, the public, medical staff and the members of the interdisciplinary team using verbal, written and computer communication means. Critical Thinking – Demonstrated ability to integrate and evaluate pertinent data (from multiple sources) to problem-solve effectively. Human Caring and Relationship Centered Practice – Ability to promote client-focused care that demonstrates care for and with clients and significant others, sensitive to diverse cultures and preferences, client advocacy and social justice concerns. Teaching – Ability to transmit information intended to instruct clients and others about topics essential to health care and well-being. Management – Manages time and resources, implementing activities to promote cooperation among relevant others, collaboration across disciplines and related activities. Leadership – Promotes staff morale, cooperation, assertiveness and risk-taking, creative planning for change and innovations, implementation of NH policies or other protocols, and ongoing professional development of self. Knowledge Integration – Using factual information, prior learning and basic principles and procedures to support decisions and actions with relevant research-based evidence. Integrates best practice from nursing and health-related disciplines and the humanities, arts and sciences disciplines into professional practice. Ability to operate related equipment including relevant computer applications. Physical ability to perform the duties of the position. NOTE: Successful applicants will be provided with educational opportunities including, but not limited to, Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), Canadian Triage and Acuity Scale (CTAS) and Emergency Practice, Intervention and Care- Canada (EPICC). View Chetwynd Community
Northern Health
Feb 18, 2020
Part time
Competition #: 5444011 Relocation Allowance: $3,000 - $10,000 (based on Km's) Position Summary Reporting to the Program Manager of Critical Care and Surgery, the staff nurse is responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating patient care and nursing practice activities within the frame work of quality management and in accordance with the BCCNP Standards for Nursing practice and Northern Health Mission, Vision and Values statement.  Qualifications Registration with BC College of Nursing Professionals as a practicing RN registrant.. One (1) year Emergency/Intensive Care experience and recent medical/surgical experience. Post graduate courses - Advanced Cardiac Life Support, Trauma Nursing Core Course, Pediatric Advanced Life Support, Canadian Triage Acuity Scale (within last five years) or equivalent combination of training and experience. Skills and Abilities: Ability to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing. Ability to promote safe, competent, patient care. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with all members of the health care team. Ability to communicate, and maintain good public relations with family and friends of patients. Ability to recognize and intervene appropriately in an emergency situation. Physical ability to perform duties of the position. Ability to operate related equipment. View Quesnel Community
Northern Health
Feb 18, 2020
Full time
Competition #: 5443564 Relocation Allowance: $3,000 - $10,000 (based on Km's) Position Summary Reporting to the Clinical Coordinator of the Operating Room, the staff nurse is responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating patient care and nursing practice activities within the frame work of quality management and in accordance with the Prince Rupert Regional Hospital mission statement. The role is defined by the needs of the Hospital, a select patient/family population, agency expectations and the goals for professional nursing practice.  Qualifications Registration with BC College of Nursing Professionals as a practicing RN registrant. Completion of a post-graduate perioperative nursing course, or two (2) years recent experience in an equivalent setting with a minimum of two (2) years of OR/PARR Nursing experience. Skills and Abilities Ability to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing. Ability to promote safe, competent, patient care. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with all members of the health care team. Ability to communicate, and maintain good public relations with family and friends of patients. Ability to recognize and intervene appropriately in an emergency situation. Physical ability to perform duties of the position. Ability to operate related equipment. View Prince Rupert Community
Northern Health
Feb 18, 2020
Part time
Competition #: Relocation Allowance: $3,000 - $10,000 (based on Km's) Position Summary In accordance with established vision and values of the organization, the Registered Nurse (RN) practices in accordance with the standards of professional practice and code of ethics as outlined by the BC College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP) as well as within a resident and family-centered care model. The RN practices in a variety of clinical settings and is responsible for the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of resident care. Working in collaboration with the interdisciplinary team, the RN ensures the delivery of resident–centered care by assisting individual residents and their families respond to changing health care needs. The RN demonstrates a specialized body of knowledge and bases practice on nursing science and related content from other sciences and humanities.  Qualifications Graduation from an approved School of Nursing. Registration with BC College of Nursing Professionals as a practicing RN registrant (BCCNP). Skills and Abilities: Assessment and Intervention – Demonstrated ability to complete initial and ongoing resident assessments (clinical and diagnostic reasoning) and provide nursing care through appropriate/ prescribed technical, therapeutic, safety type interventions. Communication – Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with the residents, families, the public, medical staff and the members of the interdisciplinary team using verbal, written and computer communication means. Critical Thinking – Demonstrated ability to integrate and evaluate pertinent data (from multiple sources) to problem-solve effectively. Human Caring and Relationship Centered Practice – Ability to promote resident-focused care that demonstrates care for and with residents and significant others, sensitive to diverse cultures and preferences, resident advocacy and social justice concerns. Teaching – Ability to transmit information intended to instruct residents and others about topics essential to health care and well-being. Management – Manages time and resources, implementing activities to promote cooperation among relevant others, collaboration across disciplines and related activities. Leadership – Promotes staff morale, cooperation, assertiveness and risk-taking, creative planning for change and innovations, implementation of NH policies or other protocols, and ongoing professional development of self. Knowledge Integration – Using factual information, prior learning and basic principles and procedures to support decisions and actions with relevant research-based evidence. Integrates best practice from nursing and health-related disciplines and the humanities, arts and sciences disciplines into professional practice. Quality Care – Provide direct resident care as needed to meet the needs of the residents. Ability to operate related equipment including relevant computer applications. Physical, psychological and emotional ability to perform the duties of the position. View Prince George Community
Northern Health
Feb 18, 2020
Full time
Competition #: 5441267 Relocation Allowance: $3,000 - $10,000 (based on Km's) Position Summary In accordance with established vision and values of the organization, the Registered Nurse (RN) practices in accordance with the standards of professional practice and code of ethics as outlined by the BC College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP) as well as within a resident and family-centered care model. The RN practices in a variety of clinical settings and is responsible for the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of resident care. Working in collaboration with the interdisciplinary team, the RN ensures the delivery of resident–centered care by assisting individual residents and their families respond to changing health care needs. The RN demonstrates a specialized body of knowledge and bases practice on nursing science and related content from other sciences and humanities.  Qualifications Graduation from an approved School of Nursing. Registration with BC College of Nursing Professionals as a practicing RN registrant (BCCNP). Skills and Abilities: Assessment and Intervention – Demonstrated ability to complete initial and ongoing resident assessments (clinical and diagnostic reasoning) and provide nursing care through appropriate/ prescribed technical, therapeutic, safety type interventions. Communication – Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with the residents, families, the public, medical staff and the members of the interdisciplinary team using verbal, written and computer communication means. Critical Thinking – Demonstrated ability to integrate and evaluate pertinent data (from multiple sources) to problem-solve effectively. Human Caring and Relationship Centered Practice – Ability to promote resident-focused care that demonstrates care for and with residents and significant others, sensitive to diverse cultures and preferences, resident advocacy and social justice concerns. Teaching – Ability to transmit information intended to instruct residents and others about topics essential to health care and well-being. Management – Manages time and resources, implementing activities to promote cooperation among relevant others, collaboration across disciplines and related activities. Leadership – Promotes staff morale, cooperation, assertiveness and risk-taking, creative planning for change and innovations, implementation of NH policies or other protocols, and ongoing professional development of self. Knowledge Integration – Using factual information, prior learning and basic principles and procedures to support decisions and actions with relevant research-based evidence. Integrates best practice from nursing and health-related disciplines and the humanities, arts and sciences disciplines into professional practice. Quality Care – Provide direct resident care as needed to meet the needs of the residents. Ability to operate related equipment including relevant computer applications. Physical, psychological and emotional ability to perform the duties of the position. View Prince George Community
Northern Health
Feb 18, 2020
Full time
Competition #: 5440152 Relocation Allowance: $3,000 - $10,000 (based on Km's) Position Summary In accordance with Northern Health’s vision of an idealized system of services built on a foundation of Primary Care where people and their families receive primary care services in Primary Care Homes supported by interprofessional teams, the Primary Care Nurse (PCN) practices in accordance with the standards of professional practice and code of ethics as outlined by the BC College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP). The Primary Care Nurse (PCN) functions as a member of the interprofessional team and applies best practices to provide competent, safe and ethical care for people and their families in settings such as physician practices, homes, schools and communities. The PCN provides care that includes clinical follow up according to the person’s primary Care Plan and the person’s personal goals of care to inform plans of care developed collaboratively with the Interprofessional Team. The Primary Care Nurse will provide direct clinical care and services to individuals, groups and communities.  Qualifications Registration with BC College of Nursing Professionals as a practicing RN or RPN registrant. Three years recent, related clinical nursing experience in primary care nursing and/or chronic disease management settings, including experience developing and providing formal education to patients, families, the general public, or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Current valid B.C. Driver’s License. Skills and Abilities: Assessment and Intervention - Demonstrated ability to complete initial and ongoing client assessments (clinical and diagnostic reasoning) and provide nursing care through appropriate/ prescribed technical, therapeutic, safety type interventions. Communication-Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with the clients, families, the public, medical staff and the members of the interdisciplinary team using verbal, written and computer communication means. Critical Thinking-Demonstrated ability to integrate and evaluate pertinent data (from multiple sources) to problem-solve effectively. Person and Family Centered Practice - Ability to promote person-focused care that demonstrates care for and with people and their families/significant others within the context of their community, sensitive to diverse cultures and preferences, client advocacy and social justice concerns. Teaching people and their families-Knowledge of adult learning principles & facilitation skills to effectively educate people and others about topics essential to health care and well-being. Also able to teach, mentor and support the learning of students and colleagues. Management-Effectively manages time and resources to support service delivery. Implements activities such as team huddles and other activities to promote communication, cooperation and collaboration across disciplines to facilitate continuity of care. Leadership-Promotes staff morale, cooperation, assertiveness and risk-taking, creative planning for change and innovations, implementation of NH policies or other protocols, and ongoing professional development of self. Knowledge Integration-Using factual information, prior learning and basic principles and procedures to support decisions and actions with relevant research-based evidence. Integrates best practice from nursing and health-related disciplines and the humanities, arts and sciences disciplines into professional practice. Understands epidemiological principles, status indicators that measure the health of the northern population. Population, Public Health and Harm Reduction Approach - develops a core set of population & public health attitudes and values Ability to operate related equipment including relevant computer applications. Physical ability to perform the duties of the position. View Fort St. John Community
Northern Health
Feb 18, 2020
Full time
Competition #: 5439887 Relocation Allowance: $3,000 - $10,000 (based on Km's) Position Summary In accordance with Northern Health’s vision of an idealized system of services built on a foundation of Primary Care where people and their families receive primary care services in Primary Care Homes supported by interprofessional teams, the Primary Care Nurse (PCN) practices in accordance with the standards of professional practice and code of ethics as outlined by the BC College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP). The Primary Care Nurse (PCN) functions as a member of the interprofessional team and applies best practices to provide competent, safe and ethical care for people and their families in settings such as physician practices, homes, schools and communities. The PCN provides care that includes clinical follow up according to the person’s primary Care Plan and the person’s personal goals of care to inform plans of care developed collaboratively with the Interprofessional Team. The Primary Care Nurse will provide direct clinical care and services to individuals, groups and communities.  Qualifications Registration with BC College of Nursing Professionals as a practicing RN or RPN registrant. Three years recent, related clinical nursing experience in primary care nursing and/or chronic disease management settings, including experience developing and providing formal education to patients, families, the general public, or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Current valid B.C. Driver’s License. Skills and Abilities: Assessment and Intervention - Demonstrated ability to complete initial and ongoing client assessments (clinical and diagnostic reasoning) and provide nursing care through appropriate/ prescribed technical, therapeutic, safety type interventions. Communication-Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with the clients, families, the public, medical staff and the members of the interdisciplinary team using verbal, written and computer communication means. Critical Thinking-Demonstrated ability to integrate and evaluate pertinent data (from multiple sources) to problem-solve effectively. Person and Family Centered Practice - Ability to promote person-focused care that demonstrates care for and with people and their families/significant others within the context of their community, sensitive to diverse cultures and preferences, client advocacy and social justice concerns. Teaching people and their families-Knowledge of adult learning principles & facilitation skills to effectively educate people and others about topics essential to health care and well-being. Also able to teach, mentor and support the learning of students and colleagues. Management-Effectively manages time and resources to support service delivery. Implements activities such as team huddles and other activities to promote communication, cooperation and collaboration across disciplines to facilitate continuity of care. Leadership-Promotes staff morale, cooperation, assertiveness and risk-taking, creative planning for change and innovations, implementation of NH policies or other protocols, and ongoing professional development of self. Knowledge Integration-Using factual information, prior learning and basic principles and procedures to support decisions and actions with relevant research-based evidence. Integrates best practice from nursing and health-related disciplines and the humanities, arts and sciences disciplines into professional practice. Understands epidemiological principles, status indicators that measure the health of the northern population. Population, Public Health and Harm Reduction Approach - develops a core set of population & public health attitudes and values Ability to operate related equipment including relevant computer applications. Physical ability to perform the duties of the position. View Fort St. John Community
Northern Health
Feb 18, 2020
Part time
Competition #: 5435536 Relocation Allowance: $3,000 - $10,000 (based on Km's) Position Summary Reporting to the Manager, Rehab & Allied Health Services, the staff nurse is responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating patient care and nursing practice activities within the frame work of quality management and in accordance with the University Hospital of Northern BC mission statement. The role is defined by the needs of the Hospital, a select patient/family population, agency expectations and the goals for professional nursing practice.  Qualifications Registration with BC College of Nursing Professionals as a practicing RN registrant. Skills and Abilities: Ability to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing. Ability to promote safe, competent, patient care. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with all members of the health care team. Ability to communicate, and maintain good public relations with family and friends of patients. Ability to recognize and intervene appropriately in an emergency situation. Physical ability to perform duties of the position. View Prince George Community
Northern Health
Feb 18, 2020
Full time
Competition #: 5428524 Relocation Allowance: $3,000 - $10,000 (based on Km's) Position Summary Quit searching for work-life balance… get paid $10,000 to find it! For a limited time, nurses who relocate to some of B.C.’s most beautiful rural and remote communities will receive a bonus $10,000 through the Rural/Remote Nursing Incentive program. The combination of shorter commutes, affordability, and breathtaking scenery in your new location means you will have time to explore the outdoors, master a new recipe, or simply catch up on your favourite show. Plus, take your career to the next level with $2,000 per year (for 4 years) to put toward professional development. Rural/Remote Nursing Incentive financial details Year 1 $10,000 in hand* Year 2 $2,000 toward professional development* Year 3 $2,000 toward professional development* Year 4 $2,000 toward professional development Year 5 $2,000 toward professional development * three-year return of service required What else do you receive with the Rural/Remote Nursing Incentive Position? Guaranteed ongoing full time employment within Northern Health. Relocation support may be available What else do I need to know? The Rural/Remote Nursing Incentive position is dependent on a three-year return of service Should a recipient of the Northern Remote incentive voluntarily leave NH during the three-year return of service agreement, they will be required to refund a portion of the incentive at a prorated rate (calculated on the basis of 1/36th of the total allowance for each month of the three-year return of service not yet served) I already work for NH. Can I take advantage of the Rural/Remote Nursing Incentive? The Rural/Remote Nursing Incentive supports nurses who have made an employment commitment to Northern BC remote communities. This opportunity is available to external hires to Northern Health and internal casuals who have not had regular status in the past year and would need to relocate outside of their current work location/community to take advantage of this opportunity. For more information, contact recruitment at: NHJobs@northernhealth.ca  Qualifications Registration with BC College of Nursing Professionals as a practicing RN registrant. A minimum of one year experience of the Staff Nurse level in an Acute Care Hospital is preferred. Experience in the Operating Room preferred. Skills and Abilities: Ability to provide guidance and motivation for staff. Ability to teach nursing techniques. Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing. Ability to organize assigned workload and set priorities. Ability to deal effectively with a variety of internal and external contacts including coworkers, physician, community agencies representatives, patients, and families. Physical ability to perform the duties of the position. Ability to operate related equipment. View Hazelton Community
Northern Health
Feb 18, 2020
Temporary
Competition #: 5431818 Relocation Allowance: $3,000 - $10,000 (based on Km's) Position Summary Reporting to the Manager, Perioperative Services, the staff nurse is responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating patient care and nursing practice activities within the frame work of quality management and in accordance with the University Hospital of Northern BC mission statement. The role is defined by the needs of the Hospital, a select patient/family population, agency expectations and the goals for professional nursing practice.  Qualifications Registration with BC College of Nursing Professionals as a practicing RN registrant. Post graduate courses (within last five years) appropriate to service assignment or equivalent combination of training and experience. Skills and Abilities: Ability to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing. Ability to promote safe, competent, patient care. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with all members of the health care team. Ability to communicate, and maintain good public relations with family and friends of patients. Ability to recognize and intervene appropriately in an emergency situation. Physical ability to perform duties of the position. Ability to operate related equipment. View Prince George Community
Northern Health
Feb 18, 2020
Temporary
Competition #: 5429437 Relocation Allowance: $3,000 - $10,000 (based on Km's) Position Summary Reporting to the Manager, Perioperative Services, the staff nurse is responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating patient care and nursing practice activities within the frame work of quality management and in accordance with the University Hospital of Northern BC mission statement. The role is defined by the needs of the Hospital, a select patient/family population, agency expectations and the goals for professional nursing practice.  Qualifications Registration with BC College of Nursing Professionals as a practicing RN registrant. Post graduate courses (within last five years) appropriate to service assignment or equivalent combination of training and experience. Skills and Abilities: Ability to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing. Ability to promote safe, competent, patient care. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with all members of the health care team. Ability to communicate, and maintain good public relations with family and friends of patients. Ability to recognize and intervene appropriately in an emergency situation. Physical ability to perform duties of the position. Ability to operate related equipment. View Prince George Community
Northern Health
Feb 18, 2020
Part time
Competition #: 5432435 Relocation Allowance: $3,000 - $10,000 (based on Km's) Position Summary Reporting to the Clinical Coordinator of the Operating Room, the staff nurse is responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating patient care and nursing practice activities within the frame work of quality management and in accordance with the Prince Rupert Regional Hospital mission statement. The role is defined by the needs of the Hospital, a select patient/family population, agency expectations and the goals for professional nursing practice.  Qualifications Registration with BC College of Nursing Professionals as a practicing RN registrant. Completion of a post-graduate perioperative nursing course, or two (2) years recent experience in an equivalent setting with a minimum of two (2) years of OR/PARR Nursing experience. Skills and Abilities: Ability to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing. Ability to promote safe, competent, patient care. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with all members of the health care team. Ability to communicate, and maintain good public relations with family and friends of patients. Ability to recognize and intervene appropriately in an emergency situation. Physical ability to perform duties of the position. Ability to operate related equipment. View Prince Rupert Community
Northern Health
Feb 18, 2020
Temporary
Competition #: 5423728 Relocation Allowance: $3,000 - $10,000 (based on Km's) Position Summary Works within the context of a client and family centered care model and in accordance with the standards, scope and code of ethics as outlined by British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP) and vision and values of the Northern Health. Under the direction of the Clinical Supervisor or designate, in collaboration with the multidisciplinary team, the Licensed Practical Nurse applies Nursing Process, performs assessments, plans, provides nursing care, and may provide direction to other staff. The LPN operates in accordance with the expected competencies within the Entry to Practice Competencies, Scope of Practice and Standards of Practice as outlined by BCCNP, as well as within a client and family centered care model and according to organizational policies, procedures, standards and unit specific protocols.  Qualifications Registration with BC College of Nursing Professionals as a practicing LPN registrant. One (1) year of recent, related acute care or residential experience. Skills and Abilities: Demonstrated knowledge and skills within a specific clinical specialty or patient population dependent on the nature of the caseload (e.g. acute care, gerontology, palliative, etc.). Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing. Ability to assign care and share knowledge with the multidisciplinary team, clients and families Ability to organize work. Ability to establish and maintain rapport with clients. Ability to work independently and collaboratively with others. Ability to observe and recognize changes in clients. Ability to plan, organize and prioritize; and ability to initiate and implement a plan of care. Ability to operate related equipment including proficiency in relevant computer applications. Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position. View Burns Lake Community
Northern Health
Feb 18, 2020
Temporary
Competition #: 5435911 Relocation Allowance: $3,000 - $10,000 (based on Km's) Position Summary Works within the context of a client and family centered care model and in accordance with the standards, scope and code of ethics as outlined by British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP) and vision and values of the Northern Health. Under the direction of the Clinical Supervisor or designate, in collaboration with the multidisciplinary team, the Licensed Practical Nurse applies Nursing Process, performs assessments, plans, provides nursing care, and may provide direction to other staff. The LPN operates in accordance with the expected competencies within the Entry to Practice Competencies, Scope of Practice and Standards of Practice as outlined by BCCNP, as well as within a client and family centered care model and according to organizational policies, procedures, standards and unit specific protocols.  Qualifications Registration with BC College of Nursing Professionals as a practicing LPN registrant. One (1) year of recent, related acute care or residential experience. Skills and Abilities: Demonstrated knowledge and skills within a specific clinical specialty or patient population dependent on the nature of the caseload (e.g. acute care, gerontology, palliative, etc.). Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing. Ability to assign care and share knowledge with the multidisciplinary team, clients and families Ability to organize work. Ability to establish and maintain rapport with clients. Ability to work independently and collaboratively with others. Ability to observe and recognize changes in clients. Ability to plan, organize and prioritize; and ability to initiate and implement a plan of care. Ability to operate related equipment including proficiency in relevant computer applications. Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position. View Vanderhoof Community
Northern Health
Feb 18, 2020
Part time
Competition #: 5429055 Relocation Allowance: $3,000 - $10,000 (based on Km's) Position Summary Under the direction of the Manger of Community Programs, the position uses independence, initiative, and the nursing process to plan, organize, implement and evaluate professional nursing care for clients with mental and physical handicaps in community settings; case management services include assessment, monitoring, health teaching, support consultation, liaison and referral; ensures that the model of client self-care and independence is maintained; participates in the administration of all Acts and Regulations applicable to nursing functions.  Qualifications Baccalaureate degree in nursing Registration with BC College of Nursing Professionals as a practicing RN registrant. 3 years’ experience in community home care or acute care nursing(RN) plus and equivalent combination of experience and post-basic education in nursing clients with mental handicaps. Current valid BC Driver’s License. Skills and Abilities: Leadership – Promotes staff morale, cooperation, assertiveness and risk-taking, creative planning for change and innovations, implementation of IH policies or other protocols, and ongoing professional development of self and others. Management – Manages time and resources, implementing activities to promote cooperation among relevant others, supervising responsibilities of others, collaboration across disciplines and related activities. Knowledge Integration – Using factual information, prior learning and basic principles and procedures to support decisions and actions with relevant research-based evidence. Integrates best practice from nursing and health-related disciplines and the humanities, arts and sciences disciplines into professional practice. Human Caring and Relationship Centered Practice – Ability to promote client-focused care that demonstrates care for and with clients and significant others, sensitive to diverse cultures and preferences, client advocacy and social justice concerns. Communication – Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with the clients, families, the public, medical staff and the members of the interdisciplinary team using verbal, written and computer communication means. Critical Thinking – Demonstrated ability to integrate and evaluate pertinent data (from multiple sources) to problem-solve effectively. Teaching – Ability to transmit information intended to instruct clients and others about topics essential to health care and well-being. Assessment and Intervention – Demonstrated ability to complete initial and ongoing client assessments (clinical and diagnostic reasoning) and provide nursing care through appropriate/ prescribed technical, therapeutic, safety type interventions. Ability to operate related equipment including proven ability to utilize computer technology. Physical ability to perform the duties of the position. View Dawson Creek Community
Northern Health
Feb 18, 2020
Full time
 Competition #: 5424507 Relocation Allowance: $3,000 - $10,000 (based on Km's) Position Summary The General Duty Nurse works under supervision from the Nurse Manager and is responsible for the provision of direct nursing care for patients. Duties are of a diverse nature involving developing patient care programs, administering treatments, monitoring progress and initiating interventions where required, providing educational and emotional support to patients and families and maintaining up to date, accurate records of patient history and status.  Qualifications Registration with BC College of Nursing Professionals as a practicing RN registrant. Current C.P.R., I.V. Therapy and Blood Glucose Monitoring Certificates mandatory. One (1) year recent experience in assigned area of responsibility preferred. Skills and Abilities: Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing. Demonstrated ability to deal with others effectively. Demonstrated physical ability to carry out the duties of the position. Demonstrated ability to operate related equipment. View Fort Nelson Community
Northern Health
Feb 18, 2020
Part time
Competition #: 5424220 Relocation Allowance: $3,000 - $10,000 (based on Km's) Position Summary In accordance with Northern Health’s vision of an idealized system of services built on a foundation of Primary Care where people and their families receive primary care services in Primary Care Homes supported by interprofessional teams, the Primary Care Nurse (PCN) practices in accordance with the standards of professional practice and code of ethics as outlined by the BC College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP). The Primary Care Nurse (PCN) functions as a member of the interprofessional team and applies best practices to provide competent, safe and ethical care for people and their families in settings such as physician practices, homes, schools and communities. The PCN provides care that includes clinical follow up according to the person’s primary Care Plan and the person’s personal goals of care to inform plans of care developed collaboratively with the Interprofessional Team. The Primary Care Nurse will provide direct clinical care and services to individuals, groups and communities.  Qualifications: Registration with BC College of Nursing Professionals as a practicing RN or RPN registrant. Three years recent, related clinical nursing experience in primary care nursing and/or chronic disease management settings, including experience developing and providing formal education to patients, families, the general public, or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Current valid B.C. Driver’s License. Skills and Abilities: Assessment and Intervention - Demonstrated ability to complete initial and ongoing client assessments (clinical and diagnostic reasoning) and provide nursing care through appropriate/ prescribed technical, therapeutic, safety type interventions. Communication-Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with the clients, families, the public, medical staff and the members of the interdisciplinary team using verbal, written and computer communication means. Critical Thinking-Demonstrated ability to integrate and evaluate pertinent data (from multiple sources) to problem-solve effectively. Person and Family Centered Practice - Ability to promote person-focused care that demonstrates care for and with people and their families/significant others within the context of their community, sensitive to diverse cultures and preferences, client advocacy and social justice concerns. Teaching people and their families-Knowledge of adult learning principles & facilitation skills to effectively educate people and others about topics essential to health care and well-being. Also able to teach, mentor and support the learning of students and colleagues. Management-Effectively manages time and resources to support service delivery. Implements activities such as team huddles and other activities to promote communication, cooperation and collaboration across disciplines to facilitate continuity of care. Leadership-Promotes staff morale, cooperation, assertiveness and risk-taking, creative planning for change and innovations, implementation of NH policies or other protocols, and ongoing professional development of self. Knowledge Integration-Using factual information, prior learning and basic principles and procedures to support decisions and actions with relevant research-based evidence. Integrates best practice from nursing and health-related disciplines and the humanities, arts and sciences disciplines into professional practice. Understands epidemiological principles, status indicators that measure the health of the northern population. Population, Public Health and Harm Reduction Approach - develops a core set of population & public health attitudes and values Ability to operate related equipment including relevant computer applications. Physical ability to perform the duties of the position. View Fort St. John Community