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Registered Nurse, Cancer Care
Reference # 71753
Regular Full Time
Wage $33.56 – 44.06 Hourly
Work Schedule 0730-1530, 0800-1600, 0830-1630, 0900-1700, 0930-1730, 1000-1800, 1030-1830
600 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver BC
Utilizing evidence-based practice, the General Duty Staff Nurse is responsible for providing holistic nursing care to oncology patients during their cancer care experience, including but not limited to: assessment, intervention, symptom management, treatment coordination and administration, teaching, counselling, support, and follow up consistent with established policies and standards of care.
Education, Training, and Experience
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