Registered Nurse - Vancouver Centre

  • Provincial Health Services Authority
  • Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • Jun 19, 2018
Full time

Job Description

BC Cancer is committed to reducing the incidence of cancer, reducing the mortality from cancer, and improving the quality of life of those living with cancer. BC Cancer provides a comprehensive cancer control program for the people of British Columbia in partnership with regional health authorities to deliver a range of cancer services, which include prevention, screening and early detection, diagnosis and treatment, research, education, supportive care, rehabilitation, and palliative care. It operates six regional cancer centres in Surrey, Kelowna, Vancouver, Victoria, Abbotsford, and Prince George, along with two research centres that conduct research into the causes and cures for cancer. 

BC Cancer is an agency of the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) which plans, manages, and evaluates specialty and province-wide health care services across BC. PHSA embodies values that reflect a commitment to excellence. These include: • Respect people • Be compassionate • Dare to innovate • Cultivate partnerships • Serve with purpose.

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

Job Summary

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.

Qualifications

Education, Training, and Experience

  • Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing.
  • Current practicing registration as a Registered Nurse with the College of Registered Nurses of British Columbia (CRNBC).
  • Current CPR (Level C) certification.
  • One (1) year of recent related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Skills and Abilities

  • Demonstrated relevant clinical knowledge.
  • Demonstrated ability to apply clinical knowledge in practice.
  • Demonstrated ability to utilize clinical and information technology to enhance patient care in accordance with agency policies.
  • Demonstrated communication skills, including the ability to communicate effectively with patients, the public, and all levels of staff both verbally and in writing.
  • Demonstrated ability to organize patient care and set priorities.
  • Physical ability to perform duties of the position.

ATTN: PHSA Employees:

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Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

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PHSA is committed to employment equity and hires on the basis of merit. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals, including Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities.

Job Category

Registered Nurse