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Northern Health
Jul 23, 2021
Full time
Northern Health is accepting applications for a full time LPN for Acropolis Manor, providing excellent care for our residents. Acropolis Manor Acropolis Manor is composed of three units East Pod, North Pod and West Pod. All Pods are located on the main floor. There are 56 beds including 3 respite beds plus 5 short stay beds. Acropolis Manor is attached to Prince Rupert Regional Hospital through a covered link on one end. Downtown is minutes away and residents can access Handi-Dart and taxi services as needed. Recreation opportunities are established by the Recreation Therapist who develops therapeutic and leisure interventions that are tailored to support the mental, physical, social and spiritual well-being of the residents who live at Acropolis Manor. Who we are Northern Health leads the way in promoting health and providing health services for Northern and rural populations. Through the efforts of dedicated staff and physicians, in partnership with communities and organizations, we provide exceptional health services for Northerners. Our value statements guide decisions and actions and include: Empathy - Respect - Collaboration - Innovation. What you can expect Opportunities for career growth Supportive work environment 4 weeks paid vacation Health & Dental Coverage Pension Plan Relocation Assistance for eligible positions Spectacular outdoor activities Short commutes Affordable housing market Shift Rotation: Days, Nights - 07:00 to 19:00, 19:00 to 07:00 Job Summary 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. Top 3 Key Responsibilities Assesses patient/resident/family’s actual and potential strengths and limitations including physiological, psychological, socio-cultural, and spiritual needs. Where appropriate, encourages patient/resident participation in activities of daily living. Develops and contributes to the development and on going changes to the individualized plan of care, including attending and providing input into multidisciplinary care planning meetings and family conferences. Performs nursing procedures and interventions and monitors and evaluates the effectiveness of the procedures and interventions. Administers oral, subcutaneous and intramuscular medications including PRN medications in accordance with organizational and pharmaceutical policies and procedures. Reports problems and changes to the Clinical Supervisor and/or designate. Job Qualifications Registration with BC College of Nurses and Midwives as a practicing LPN registrant. One (1) year of recent, related acute care or residential experience. To apply for this position or for more information, send your resume and cover letter to shannon.rodrigues@northernhealth.ca  
Northern Health
Jul 23, 2021
Full time
Northern Health is accepting applications permanent full time med/surg RN for Mills Memorial Hospital in Terrace BC. Did you know Terrace is getting a new state of the art hospital? Mills Memorial Hospital Replacement We are building a new, state-of-the-art hospital in Terrace, BC, to address current and future patient care needs. At almost double the size of the existing facility (approximately 285,000 square feet), the new, acute care hospital and integrated services facility will be a centre for trauma services, orthopedic surgeries, pathology, radiology, clinical support, and pharmacy services. The hospital will also be a training site for medical students in the Northern Medical Program. Who we are Northern Health leads the way in promoting health and providing health services for Northern and rural populations of Northern BC. Through the efforts of dedicated staff and physicians, in partnership with communities and organizations, we provide exceptional health services for Northerners. Our value statements guide decisions and actions and include: Empathy - Respect - Collaboration - Innovation. What you can expect Opportunities for career growth Supportive work environment 4 weeks paid vacation Health & Dental Coverage Pension Plan Relocation Assistance for eligible positions Spectacular outdoor activities Short commutes Affordable housing market Shift Rotation/hours of work: : Days, Nights - 07:00 to 19:00, 19:00 to 07:00 - rotating Job Summary In accordance with established hospital policies and procedures provides and co-ordinates nursing care to assigned patients consistent with current standards of nursing practice and the clinical specialty of Medical Surgical, maternity & pediatric nursing.  Practices as a member of the Acute Care Unit nursing team. Top 4 Key Responsibilities Responsible for organizing the admission, assessment, treatment and evaluation of all patients on the Acute Care Unit. (Medical Surgical, ALC, Palliative Care, Maternity, Newborn and Pediatrics) Formulates nursing care plan according to individual assessment data and evaluates nursing care. Utilizes Kardex to share nursing care planning with staff. Accountable for maintenance of complete and accurate records of nursing observations and interventions, including all unit flow sheets. Ensures the confidentiality of all patient information is maintained through discussion and application of hospital policies. Job Qualifications Registration with BC College of Nurses and Midwives as a practicing RN registrant. Medical and surgical nursing experience required with pediatric, neonatal, maternity nursing experience preferred. To apply for this position or for more information, send your resume and cover letter to Keenan.Gobbi@northernhealth.ca
Northern Health
Jul 23, 2021
Full time
Northern Health is accepting applications for an experienced OR Nurse for Mills Memorial Hospital to fill this permanent full time position. Did you know that construction is underway for a new state-of-the-art hospital for Terrace? Mills Memorial Hospital Replacement We are building a new, state-of-the-art hospital in Terrace, BC, to address current and future patient care needs. At almost double the size of the existing facility (approximately 285,000 square feet), the new, acute care hospital and integrated services facility will be a centre for trauma services, orthopedic surgeries, pathology, radiology, clinical support, and pharmacy services. The hospital will also be a training site for medical students in the Northern Medical Program. Who we are Northern Health leads the way in promoting health and providing health services for Northern and rural populations. Through the efforts of dedicated staff and physicians, in partnership with communities and organizations, we provide exceptional health services for Northerners. Our value statements guide decisions and actions and include: Empathy - Respect - Collaboration - Innovation. What you can expect Opportunities for career growth Supportive work environment 4 weeks paid vacation Health & Dental Coverage Pension Plan Relocation Assistance for eligible positions Spectacular outdoor activities Short commutes Affordable housing market Shift Rotation/Hours of Work: Monday – Friday, Days - 07:30 to 15:30   Job Summary The OR Nurse provides and co-ordinates nursing care to assigned patients consistent with current standards of nursing practice and the clinical specialty of operating room nursing and post-anaesthetic care nursing.  Nursing responsibilities include scheduled on-call responsibilities for emergency surgery and PACU assignment. Top 4 Key Responsibilities Accountable and responsible for the provision of nursing care to all assigned patients admitted to the operating suite/PACU. Responsible for completing scrub nurse duties, circulating nurse, float nurse duties as assigned by Charge Nurse. Responsible for providing care to assigned patients (adult & children) in the PACU as assigned. Responsible for monitoring that the admission, assessment, treatment and evaluation of the care provided to all patients admitted to the operating suite/PACU.   Job Qualifications Registration with BC College of Nurses and Midwives as a practicing RN registrant. Post diploma certification in operating room techniques and procedures, or post diploma course in post-anaesthetic care nursing, CPNC (national perioperative certification) desirable OR Equivalent combination of education, training and recent experience in O.R. and P.A.C.U. Critical care skills an asset. To apply for this position, send your resume and cover letter to keenan.gobbi@northernhealth.ca
Northern Health
Jul 23, 2021
Temporary
Northern Health is accepting applications for an experienced OR Nurse for Mills Memorial Hospital to fill this temporary full time position. Did you know that construction is underway for a new state-of-the-art hospital for Terrace? With the new expansion, there will be opportunity for permanent positions. Mills Memorial Hospital Replacement We are building a new, state-of-the-art hospital in Terrace, BC, to address current and future patient care needs. At almost double the size of the existing facility (approximately 285,000 square feet), the new, acute care hospital and integrated services facility will be a centre for trauma services, orthopedic surgeries, pathology, radiology, clinical support, and pharmacy services. The hospital will also be a training site for medical students in the Northern Medical Program. Who we are Northern Health leads the way in promoting health and providing health services for Northern and rural populations. Through the efforts of dedicated staff and physicians, in partnership with communities and organizations, we provide exceptional health services for Northerners. Our value statements guide decisions and actions and include: Empathy - Respect - Collaboration - Innovation. What you can expect Opportunities for career growth Supportive work environment 4 weeks paid vacation Health & Dental Coverage Pension Plan Relocation Assistance for eligible positions Spectacular outdoor activities Short commutes Affordable housing market Shift Rotation/Hours of Work: Monday – Friday, Days - 07:30 to 15:30   Job Summary The OR Nurse provides and co-ordinates nursing care to assigned patients consistent with current standards of nursing practice and the clinical specialty of operating room nursing and post-anaesthetic care nursing.  Nursing responsibilities include scheduled on-call responsibilities for emergency surgery and PACU assignment. Top 4 Key Responsibilities Accountable and responsible for the provision of nursing care to all assigned patients admitted to the operating suite/PACU. Responsible for completing scrub nurse duties, circulating nurse, float nurse duties as assigned by Charge Nurse. Responsible for providing care to assigned patients (adult & children) in the PACU as assigned. Responsible for monitoring that the admission, assessment, treatment and evaluation of the care provided to all patients admitted to the operating suite/PACU.   Job Qualifications Registration with BC College of Nurses and Midwives as a practicing RN registrant. Post diploma certification in operating room techniques and procedures, or post diploma course in post-anaesthetic care nursing, CPNC (national perioperative certification) desirable OR Equivalent combination of education, training and recent experience in O.R. and P.A.C.U. Critical care skills an asset. To apply for this position, send your resume and cover letter to keenan.gobbi@northernhealth.ca
Northern Health
Jul 23, 2021
Temporary
Northern Health is accepting applications temporary full time LPN position for Dunrovin Park Lodge in Quesnel BC.  The anticipated end date of the posting is October 2022. Dunrovin Park Lodge Dunrovin Park Lodge is a complex care facility with 117 beds. The facility consists of complex care, hospice, respite and special care unit. Maple House is a secured unit with 20 beds and 1 respite bed specifically for residents requiring more supervision. Hospice Care Unit has 3 Hospice Palliative care beds and 3 respite beds. There is a Volunteer Program in place to accompany Residents on social outings, appointments, and provide hospice support. Hairdressing and barber services are available on site for a fee determined by the service provider. Dunrovin also provides an on-site integrated community adult day program, operating 4 days a week. Who we are Northern Health leads the way in promoting health and providing health services for Northern and rural populations of Northern BC. Through the efforts of dedicated staff and physicians, in partnership with communities and organizations, we provide exceptional health services for Northerners. Our value statements guide decisions and actions and include: Empathy - Respect - Collaboration - Innovation. What you can expect Opportunities for career growth Supportive work environment 4 weeks paid vacation Health & Dental Coverage Pension Plan Relocation Assistance for eligible positions Spectacular outdoor activities Short commutes Affordable housing market Shift Rotation/hours of work: Days, Nights - 07:00 to 19:00, 19:00 to 07:00 - rotating Job 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 BC College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM) 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. Top 4 Key Responsibilities Assesses patient/resident/family’s actual and potential strengths and limitations including physiological, psychological, socio-cultural, and spiritual needs. Where appropriate, encourages patient/resident participation in activities of daily living. Develops and contributes to the development and on going changes to the individualized plan of care, including attending and providing input into multidisciplinary care planning meetings and family conferences. Performs nursing procedures, interventions, and monitors and evaluates the effectiveness of the procedures and interventions. Administers oral, subcutaneous and intramuscular medications including PRN medications in accordance with organizational and pharmaceutical policies and procedures. Completes assessments including use of Resident Assessment Instrument (RAI) as required.   Job Qualifications Registration with BC College of Nurses and Midwives as a practicing LPN registrant. One (1) year of recent, related acute care or residential experience. To apply for this position or for more information, send your resume and cover letter to Shannon.Rodrigues@northernhealth.ca
Northern Health
Jul 23, 2021
Full time
Northern Health is accepting applications a full-time LPN in the internal medicine unit of the University Hospital of Northern BC in Prince George. Who we are Northern Health leads the way in promoting health and providing health services for Northern and rural populations of Northern BC. Through the efforts of dedicated staff and physicians, in partnership with communities and organizations, we provide exceptional health services for Northerners. Our value statements guide decisions and actions and include: Empathy - Respect - Collaboration - Innovation. What you can expect Opportunities for career growth Supportive work environment 4 weeks paid vacation Health & Dental Coverage Pension Plan Relocation Assistance for eligible positions Spectacular outdoor activities Short commutes Affordable housing market Shift Rotation/hours of work: Days, Nights - 07:00 to 19:00, 19:00 to 07:00 Job Summary This position will provide supervision to care staff, and in the absence of an RN, continue nursing procedures, distribution of medications, and provides personal care assistance to residents within the full scope of practice of an LPN.  Top 4 Key Responsibilities In the absence of an RN this position continues with the ongoing health assessments and health monitoring of the extended care clients. The LPN works to his/her full scope of practice. Performs nursing procedures such as catheterizations (male and female), catheter care, applying and changing sterile and non-sterile dressings, diabetic glucose testing, colostomy care. Takes and records temperature, pulse, respiration and blood pressure of residents. Job Qualifications Registration with BC College of Nurses and Midwives as a practicing LPN registrant. Completion of recent course(s) in pharmacology, plus one (1) year’s recent related experience; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. To apply for this position, send your resume and cover letter to Shannon.Rodrigues@northernhealth.ca
Northern Health
Jul 23, 2021
Full time
Northern Health is accepting applications for a full time Emergency Nurse at the University Hospital of Northern BC (UHNBC).  UHNBC is the largest acute care facility in the northern health region.  It’s a hub for specialized health services as well as being a teaching hospital. Who we are Northern Health leads the way in promoting health and providing health services in Northern British Columbia. Through the efforts of dedicated staff and physicians, in partnership with communities and organizations, we provide exceptional health services for Northerners. Our value statements guide decisions and actions and include: Empathy - Respect - Collaboration - Innovation. What you can expect Opportunities for career growth Supportive work environment 4 weeks paid vacation Health & Dental Coverage Pension Plan Relocation Assistance for eligible positions Spectacular outdoor activities Short commutes Affordable housing market Shift Rotation/hours of work: Days, Nights - 07:00 to 19:15, 19:00 to 07:15 Job Summary Within a model of person-centered care and guided by the vision and values of Northern Health, the Staff Nurse is responsible and accountable to provide professional nursing services in a manner consistent with Northern Health standards, the College of BC College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM), the National Emergency Nursing Affiliation (NENA) Standards and the Canadian Nurses Association (CNA) Code of Ethics for Nursing.. Top 4 Key Responsibilities Provides safe, competent and ethical care, practicing in accordance with standards of the organization, practice standards, relevant legislation and code of ethics. Assesses and re-assesses patients in a thorough, systematic and timely manner. Provides effective and timely communication to the patient and significant others. Administers and maintains knowledge of pharmacology and medications. Job Qualifications Registration with BC College of Nurses and Midwives as a practicing RN registrant. Two (2) years’ recent experience working in a tertiary care Emergency Department and/or two years’ recent medical/ surgical experience. Completion of an approved post-basic emergency nursing specialty program or equivalent training and experience may be considered. Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACL) for Emergency room. To apply for this position, send your resume and cover letter to shannon.rodrigues@northernhealth.ca  
Northern Health
Jul 23, 2021
Full time
Northern Health is accepting applications for a full time registered nurse for McBride & District Hospital. Who we are Northern Health leads the way in promoting health and providing health services for Northern and rural populations in northern BC. Through the efforts of dedicated staff and physicians, in partnership with communities and organizations, we provide exceptional health services for Northerners. Our value statements guide decisions and actions and include: Empathy - Respect - Collaboration - Innovation. What you can expect  Opportunities for career growth Supportive work environment 4 weeks paid vacation Health & Dental Coverage Pension Plan Relocation Assistance for eligible positions Spectacular outdoor activities Short commutes Affordable housing market Shift rotation/hours of work: Days, Nights - 07:00 to 19:00, 19:00 to 07:00 Top 4 Key Responsibilities Assessing needs, planning, implementing, evaluating, and documenting nursing care for patients. Observing and reporting symptoms and the conditions of patients to the appropriate person. Modifies care as needs change.  Initiates treatment as required. Assists with the implementation of the primary care initiative, as part of the team. Contributes to the nursing care plan of all patients at the daily shift change or care conference. Initiates, maintains and revises the care plan when necessary.  Job Qualifications Registration with BC College of Nurses and Midwives as a practicing RN registrant. Minimum of one (1) years’ experience in Emergency, Outpost and/or Rural Hospital Nursing. Trauma Nursing Core Competency (TNCC) and ACLS certification. To apply for this position, send your resume and cover letter to keenan.gobbi@northernhealth.ca
Northern Health
Jul 23, 2021
Part time
Northern Health is accepting applications a permanent part time (.84 FTE) LPN for Peace Villa in Fort St. John. Peace Villa Peace Villa is attached to the new Fort St. John Hospital via a corridor link. Peace Villa is a 115 bed facility, including 1 respite bed. Peace Villa provides Recreational Therapy Services 5 days a week. Pastoral and Spiritual Services are provided by the Peace Villa Worship Services and community volunteers. There is a Volunteer Program in place to support recreational activities. Hairdressing and barber services are available on site for a fee determined by the service provider. Peace Villa also provides an on-site integrated community adult day program, operating 5 days a week. Who we are Northern Health leads the way in promoting health and providing health services for Northern and rural populations of Northern BC. Through the efforts of dedicated staff and physicians, in partnership with communities and organizations, we provide exceptional health services for Northerners. Our value statements guide decisions and actions and include: Empathy - Respect - Collaboration - Innovation. What you can expect Opportunities for career growth Supportive work environment 4 weeks paid vacation Health & Dental Coverage Pension Plan Relocation Assistance for eligible positions Spectacular outdoor activities Short commutes Affordable housing market Shift Rotation/hours of work: Days, Evenings - 07:00 to 15:00, 15:00 to 23:00 - rotating Job Summary 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. Top 4 Key Responsibilities Assesses patient/resident/family’s actual and potential strengths and limitations including physiological, psychological, socio-cultural, and spiritual needs. Where appropriate, encourages patient/resident participation in activities of daily living. Develops and contributes to the development and on going changes to the individualized plan of care, including attending and providing input into multidisciplinary care planning meetings and family conferences. Performs nursing procedures and interventions and monitors and evaluates the effectiveness of the procedures and interventions. Administers oral, subcutaneous and intramuscular medications including PRN medications in accordance with organizational and pharmaceutical policies and procedures. Reports problems and changes to the Clinical Supervisor and/or designate. Completes assessments including use of Resident Assessment Instrument (RAI) as required. Job Qualifications Registration with BC College of Nurses and Midwives as a practicing LPN registrant. One (1) year of recent, related acute care or residential experience. To apply for this position or for more information, send your resume and cover letter to Shannon.Rodrigues@northernhealth.ca
Northern Health
Jul 23, 2021
Full time
Northern Health is accepting applications for a full time Primary Care Nurse in Fort St. John’s primary care interprofessional team. Primary and Community Care Northern Health’s approach to person and family-centered care involves creating health care teams, which include your doctor or nurse practitioner and other health care professionals, to provide a range of health care services. This increases the quality of care by providing continuity of care over time and across settings, and will result in better long-term health outcomes. Who we are Northern Health leads the way in promoting health and providing health services for Northern and rural populations in Northern BC. Through the efforts of dedicated staff and physicians, in partnership with communities and organizations, we provide exceptional health services for Northerners. Our value statements guide decisions and actions and include: Empathy - Respect - Collaboration - Innovation. What you can expect Opportunities for career growth Supportive work environment 4 weeks paid vacation Health & Dental Coverage Pension Plan Relocation Assistance for eligible positions Spectacular outdoor activities Short commutes Affordable housing market Shift Rotation/Hours of Work: Monday - Friday - 08:30 to 16:30   Top 3 Key Areas of Responsibility Collaborates with physicians and the interprofessional team and other services to develop, implement and evaluate comprehensive care plans and interventions for people and their families using systematic assessment and best practices/evidence based standards. Provides direct clinical care and services to individuals, groups and the community. Fosters self-management skills for people with complex chronic conditions by providing individual/family education and counselling that enhances knowledge and problem solving in relation to chronic disease risk actors, condition and treatment, grieving, aging, and family adjustments, utilizing behavioral theories/strategies and adult learning theories. Job Qualifications Registration with BC College of Nurses and Midwives 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 BC Driver’s License. To apply for this position or for more information, please send your resume to Shannon.Rodrigues@northernhealth.ca
Northern Health
Jul 23, 2021
Part time
Northern Health is accepting applications for a part time (.89 FTE) LPN for Rotary Manor, providing excellent care for our residents. Rotary Manor The Rotary Manor Complex consists of two buildings, the main area and the three story tower are joined by a glassed walkway. All areas are bright with lots of natural sunlight and pleasant décor. 115 publicly subsidized beds, 2 private rooms for respite care 2 private rooms for community palliative needs. We have an active recreation department with various activities planned during the day, as well as groups who come in, both in the daytime and during the evening, for example school children for the Grand Buddy program, singers and musicians, church groups etc. The Adult Day Away Program integrates some of their activities with the facility recreation program. Who we are Northern Health leads the way in promoting health and providing health services for Northern and rural populations in Northern BC. Through the efforts of dedicated staff and physicians, in partnership with communities and organizations, we provide exceptional health services for Northerners. Our value statements guide decisions and actions and include: Empathy - Respect - Collaboration - Innovation. What you can expect Opportunities for career growth Supportive work environment 4 weeks paid vacation Health & Dental Coverage Pension Plan Relocation Assistance for eligible positions Spectacular outdoor activities Short commutes Affordable housing market Shift Rotation: Days, Evenings - 07:00 to 15:00, 15:00 to 23:00 Job Summary 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. Top 4 Key Responsibilities Assesses patient/resident/family’s actual and potential strengths and limitations including physiological, psychological, socio-cultural, and spiritual needs. Where appropriate, encourages patient/resident participation in activities of daily living. Develops and contributes to the development and on going changes to the individualized plan of care, including attending and providing input into multidisciplinary care planning meetings and family conferences. Performs nursing procedures and interventions and monitors and evaluates the effectiveness of the procedures and interventions. Administers oral, subcutaneous and intramuscular medications including PRN medications in accordance with organizational and pharmaceutical policies and procedures. Reports problems and changes to the Clinical Supervisor and/or designate. Completes assessments including use of Resident Assessment Instrument (RAI) as required. Job Qualifications Registration with BC College of Nurses and Midwives as a practicing LPN registrant. One (1) year of recent, related acute care or residential experience.  To apply for this position, send your resume and cover letter to shannon.rodrigues@northernhealth.ca
Northern Health
Jul 22, 2021
Full time
Northern Health is accepting applications for a med/surg nurse at Dawson Creek & District Hospital. Who we are Northern Health leads the way in promoting health and providing health services for Northern and rural populations of Northern BC. Through the efforts of dedicated staff and physicians, in partnership with communities and organizations, we provide exceptional health services for Northerners. Our value statements guide decisions and actions and include: Empathy - Respect - Collaboration - Innovation. What you can expect Opportunities for career growth Supportive work environment 4 weeks paid vacation Health & Dental Coverage Pension Plan Relocation Assistance for eligible positions Spectacular outdoor activities Short commutes Affordable housing market Shift Rotation/hours of work: Days, Nights - 07:00 to 19:00, 19:00 to 07:00 Job Summary The nurse identifies, plans, implements, and evaluates nursing care required to assist patients in meeting their physical, social, and psychological needs. Top 4 Key Responsibilities Determines client status and response to actual and potential health problems, plans interventions, performs and evaluates planned interventions. Administers medications based on patient status and physicians’ orders. Assesses charts and reports patient responses to medications to physician. Provides direct nursing care by performing duties such as personal hygiene, monitoring vital signs, wound care, management of intravenous, chest drainage and assisting physician with other medical / surgical procedures. Provides direct nursing interventions for management of crisis and life threatening situations and violent and aggressive behavior. Job Qualifications Registration with BC College of Nurses and Midwives as a practicing RN registrant. Current Level C CPR certification required. Ambulatory Care / Endoscopy / Cancer Care: Two years recent medical/surgical experience.  Successful completion of Chemotherapy training within one month of appointment.  Two years recent ER experience including experience with chronic venapuncture patients. Emergency: Two years recent related experience working in emergency department and / or two years recent related medical/surgical experience.  Initiates crisis codes as per hospital policy.  Responds to Code Blue calls.  Assumes First Aid Attendant role as per policy. Intensive Care Unit: Completion of a post-graduate Critical Care Course or two years recent experience in an equivalent setting. Labour and Delivery / Recovery / Post Partum: Two (2) years recent related experience with a significant labour and delivery component, working in an acute care setting and / or recent completion of an Advanced Obstetrical Certificate and / or recent Midwifery Certificate.  Current Neonatal Resuscitation Certification. To apply for this position or for more information, send your resume and cover letter to Keenan.gobbi@northernhealth.ca
Northern Health
Jul 20, 2021
Part time
Northern Health is accepting applications for a part time (.42 FTE) LPN for Terraceview Lodge, providing excellent care for our residents. Terraceview Lodge Terraceview lodge (TVL) is a 99 bed Long-term care Facility with 4 care communities: Lakelse, Copper, Skeena and Nass. The facility is comprised of 90 long-term care beds, 3 hospice palliative care beds, and 6 short stay beds available for respite and convalescence stays. Who we are Northern Health leads the way in promoting health and providing health services for Northern and rural populations in Northern BC. Through the efforts of dedicated staff and physicians, in partnership with communities and organizations, we provide exceptional health services for Northerners. Our value statements guide decisions and actions and include: Empathy - Respect - Collaboration - Innovation. What you can expect Opportunities for career growth Supportive work environment 4 weeks paid vacation Health & Dental Coverage Pension Plan Relocation Assistance for eligible positions Spectacular outdoor activities Short commutes Affordable housing market Shift Rotation: Days, Nights - 07:00 to 19:00, 19:00 to 07:00 Job Summary 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. Key Responsibilities Assesses patient/resident/family’s actual and potential strengths and limitations including physiological, psychological, socio-cultural, and spiritual needs. Where appropriate, encourages patient/resident participation in activities of daily living. Develops and contributes to the development and on going changes to the individualized plan of care, including attending and providing input into multidisciplinary care planning meetings and family conferences. Performs nursing procedures and interventions and monitors and evaluates the effectiveness of the procedures and interventions. Administers oral, subcutaneous and intramuscular medications including PRN medications in accordance with organizational and pharmaceutical policies and procedures. Reports problems and changes to the Clinical Supervisor and/or designate.   Job Qualifications Registration with BC College of Nurses and Midwives as a practicing LPN registrant. One (1) year of recent, related acute care or residential experience.  To apply for this position or for more information, send your resume and cover letter to  shannon.rodrigues@northernhealth.ca
Northern Health
Jul 20, 2021
Full time
Northern Health is accepting applications for an Emergency Nurse at the University Hospital of Northern BC (UHNBC).  UHNBC is the largest acute care facility in the northern health region.  It’s a hub for specialized health services as well as being a teaching hospital. Who we are Northern Health leads the way in promoting health and providing health services in Northern British Columbia. Through the efforts of dedicated staff and physicians, in partnership with communities and organizations, we provide exceptional health services for Northerners. Our value statements guide decisions and actions and include: Empathy - Respect - Collaboration - Innovation. What you can expect Opportunities for career growth Supportive work environment 4 weeks paid vacation Health & Dental Coverage Pension Plan Relocation Assistance for eligible positions Spectacular outdoor activities Short commutes Affordable housing market Shift Rotation/hours of work: Days, Nights - 07:00 to 19:15, 19:00 to 07:15 Job Summary Within a model of person-centered care and guided by the vision and values of Northern Health, the Staff Nurse is responsible and accountable to provide professional nursing services in a manner consistent with Northern Health standards, the College of BC College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM), the National Emergency Nursing Affiliation (NENA) Standards and the Canadian Nurses Association (CNA) Code of Ethics for Nursing.. Top 4 Key Responsibilities Provides safe, competent and ethical care, practicing in accordance with standards of the organization, practice standards, relevant legislation and code of ethics. Assesses and re-assesses patients in a thorough, systematic and timely manner. Provides effective and timely communication to the patient and significant others. Administers and maintains knowledge of pharmacology and medications. Job Qualifications Registration with BC College of Nurses and Midwives as a practicing RN registrant. Two (2) years’ recent experience working in a tertiary care Emergency Department and/or two years’ recent medical/ surgical experience. Completion of an approved post-basic emergency nursing specialty program or equivalent training and experience may be considered. Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACL) for Emergency room. To apply for this position, send your resume and cover letter to shannon.rodrigues@northernhealth.ca
Northern Health
Jul 20, 2021
Full time
Northern Health is accepting applications for a full time med/surg nurse at the Northern Haida Gwaii Hospital/Health Centre in Masset BC.  Who we are Northern Health leads the way in promoting health and providing health services for Northern and rural populations in Northern BC. Through the efforts of dedicated staff and physicians, in partnership with communities and organizations, we provide exceptional health services for Northerners. Our value statements guide decisions and actions and include: Empathy - Respect - Collaboration - Innovation. What you can expect Opportunities for career growth Supportive work environment 4 weeks paid vacation Health & Dental Coverage Pension Plan Relocation Assistance for eligible positions Spectacular outdoor activities Short commutes Affordable housing market Shift rotation/hours of work: Days/nights - 07:00 to 19:00, 19:00 to 07:00 Job Summary As a Registered Nurse in the medical/surgical unit you are responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating patient care and nursing practice activities. Top 3 Key Areas of Responsibility Assess, records and reports the health status of assigned patients to identify and document patient status. Collaborates with the nursing team and multi-disciplinary team members to develop and modify a care plan to address the assessed needs of the individual. Evaluates patient response to the care by assessing the effect of the nursing interventions as identified in the care plan and modifying interventions as appropriate. Initiates the multi-disciplinary team evaluation of patient care, including readiness for discharge . Job Qualifications Registration with BC College of Nurses and Midwives as a practicing RN registrant. All Specially Trained Nursing Skills (STN) related to the unit of employment must be completed within six (6) months of employment. To apply for this position or for more information, please contact keenan.gobbi@northernhealth.ca
Northern Health
Jul 20, 2021
Part time
Northern Health is accepting applications a LPN for Peace Villa in Fort St. John. Peace Villa Peace Villa is attached to the new Fort St. John Hospital via a corridor link. Peace Villa is a 115 bed facility, including 1 respite bed. Peace Villa provides Recreational Therapy Services 5 days a week. Pastoral and Spiritual Services are provided by the Peace Villa Worship Services and community volunteers. There is a Volunteer Program in place to support recreational activities. Hairdressing and barber services are available on site for a fee determined by the service provider. Peace Villa also provides an on-site integrated community adult day program, operating 5 days a week. Who we are Northern Health leads the way in promoting health and providing health services for Northern and rural populations of Northern BC. Through the efforts of dedicated staff and physicians, in partnership with communities and organizations, we provide exceptional health services for Northerners. Our value statements guide decisions and actions and include: Empathy - Respect - Collaboration - Innovation. What you can expect Opportunities for career growth Supportive work environment 4 weeks paid vacation Health & Dental Coverage Pension Plan Relocation Assistance for eligible positions Spectacular outdoor activities Short commutes Affordable housing market Shift Rotation/hours of work: Evenings, Nights - 15:00 to 23:00, 23:00 to 07:00 Job Summary 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. Top 4 Key Responsibilities Assesses patient/resident/family’s actual and potential strengths and limitations including physiological, psychological, socio-cultural, and spiritual needs. Where appropriate, encourages patient/resident participation in activities of daily living. Develops and contributes to the development and on going changes to the individualized plan of care, including attending and providing input into multidisciplinary care planning meetings and family conferences. Performs nursing procedures and interventions and monitors and evaluates the effectiveness of the procedures and interventions. Administers oral, subcutaneous and intramuscular medications including PRN medications in accordance with organizational and pharmaceutical policies and procedures. Reports problems and changes to the Clinical Supervisor and/or designate. Completes assessments including use of Resident Assessment Instrument (RAI) as required. Job Qualifications Registration with BC College of Nurses and Midwives as a practicing LPN registrant. One (1) year of recent, related acute care or residential experience. To apply for this position or for more information, send your resume and cover letter to Shannon.rodrigues@northernhealth.ca
Northern Health
Jul 20, 2021
Part time
Northern Health is accepting applications for a part time (.81 FTE) LPN for Rotary Manor, providing excellent care for our residents. Rotary Manor The Rotary Manor Complex consists of two buildings, the main area and the three story tower are joined by a glassed walkway. All areas are bright with lots of natural sunlight and pleasant décor. 115 publicly subsidized beds, 2 private rooms for respite care 2 private rooms for community palliative needs. We have an active recreation department with various activities planned during the day, as well as groups who come in, both in the daytime and during the evening, for example school children for the Grand Buddy program, singers and musicians, church groups etc. The Adult Day Away Program integrates some of their activities with the facility recreation program. Who we are Northern Health leads the way in promoting health and providing health services for Northern and rural populations in Northern BC. Through the efforts of dedicated staff and physicians, in partnership with communities and organizations, we provide exceptional health services for Northerners. Our value statements guide decisions and actions and include: Empathy - Respect - Collaboration - Innovation. What you can expect Opportunities for career growth Supportive work environment 4 weeks paid vacation Health & Dental Coverage Pension Plan Relocation Assistance for eligible positions Spectacular outdoor activities Short commutes Affordable housing market Shift Rotation: Evenings, Nights - 15:00 to 23:00, 23:00 to 07:00 Job Summary 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. Top 3 Key Responsibilities Assesses patient/resident/family’s actual and potential strengths and limitations including physiological, psychological, socio-cultural, and spiritual needs. Where appropriate, encourages patient/resident participation in activities of daily living. Develops and contributes to the development and on going changes to the individualized plan of care, including attending and providing input into multidisciplinary care planning meetings and family conferences. Performs nursing procedures and interventions and monitors and evaluates the effectiveness of the procedures and interventions. Administers oral, subcutaneous and intramuscular medications including PRN medications in accordance with organizational and pharmaceutical policies and procedures. Reports problems and changes to the Clinical Supervisor and/or designate. Job Qualifications Registration with BC College of Nurses and Midwives as a practicing LPN registrant. One (1) year of recent, related acute care or residential experience.  To apply for this position, send your resume and cover letter to shannon.rodrigues@northernhealth.ca  
Northern Health
Jul 20, 2021
Full time
Chetwynd General Hospital is accepting applications for registered nurses to work with their highly engaged team of healthcare professionals. Who we are Northern Health leads the way in promoting health and providing health services for Northern and rural populations in Northern BC. Through the efforts of dedicated staff and physicians, in partnership with communities and organizations, we provide exceptional health services for Northerners. Our value statements guide decisions and actions and include: Empathy - Respect - Collaboration - Innovation. What you can expect Opportunities for career growth Supportive work environment 4 weeks paid vacation Health & Dental Coverage Pension Plan Relocation Assistance for eligible positions Spectacular outdoor activities Short commutes Affordable housing market Shift rotation/hours of work: Days, Nights - 07:00 to 19:00, 19:00 to 07:00 Job Summary As Registered Nurse you practice 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. Top 4 Key Responsibilities Completes a comprehensive assessment of the physiological, psychological, socio-cultural and spiritual needs of the client and family unit and determines client status and responses to actual or potential health problems. Coordinates and oversees the overall care. Sets priorities, provides clinical expertise and leadership for the plan of care, plans and implements health care treatments and interventions, and assigns and delegates tasks as appropriate to other members of the healthcare team. Evaluates the appropriateness and effectiveness of treatments and interventions on an ongoing basis. Ensures the client/family unit actively participates in the development, implementation and ongoing modification of the plan of care, including the long and short-term goals. Develops and implements learning plans to meet identified client learning needs. Establishes a therapeutic relationship through the use of effective interpersonal and interviewing techniques, ensuring client choice and autonomy in decision making and care planning. Acts as a role model by demonstrating empathy, trust, and respect in all interpersonal relationships, and recognizes personal impact on team dynamics. Job Qualifications Registration with BC College of Nurses and Midwives 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. To apply for this position or for more information, please submit your resume/cover letter to keenan.gobbi@northernhealth.ca  
Northern Health
Jul 20, 2021
Full time
Dawson Creek & District Hospital is accepting applications for their critical care department working in both ICU and ER. Who we are Northern Health leads the way in promoting health and providing health services for Northern and rural populations in Northern BC. Through the efforts of dedicated staff and physicians, in partnership with communities and organizations, we provide exceptional health services for Northerners. Our value statements guide decisions and actions and include: Empathy - Respect - Collaboration - Innovation. What you can expect Opportunities for career growth Supportive work environment 4 weeks paid vacation Health & Dental Coverage Pension Plan Relocation Assistance for eligible positions Spectacular outdoor activities Short commutes Affordable housing market Shift rotation/hours of work: Days, Nights - 07:30 to 19:30, 19:30 to 07:30 Job Summary The ER/ICU RN identifies, plans, implements, and evaluates nursing care to assist patients in meeting their physical, social, and psychological needs in the Emergency and Critical Care environment.  Top 4 Key Responsibilities Determines client status and response to actual and potential health problems, plans interventions, performs and evaluates planned interventions. Administers medications based on patient status and physicians’ orders. Assesses charts and reports patient responses to medications to physician. Provides direct nursing care by performing duties such as personal hygiene, monitoring vital signs, wound care, management of intravenous, chest drainage and assisting physician with other medical / surgical procedures. Provides direct nursing interventions for management of crisis and life threatening situations and violent and aggressive behavior. Job Qualifications Registration with BC College of Nursing Professionals as a practicing RN registrant. Current CPR, IV Therapy and Blood Glucose Monitoring certificates. To apply for this position, please submit your resume/cover letter to shannon.rodrigues@northernhealth.ca