Registered Nurse/Registered Psychiatric Nurse (RN/RPN), Psychiatric High Acuity/Clinical Decision Unit (ARHCC)
Sep 29, 2020Full time
Do you have a passion for nursing? Are you a Registered Nurse/Registered Psychiatric Nurse with training and experience in Mental Health and Substance Use? We have the position for you! We are seeking a motivated Registered Nurse/Registered Psychiatric Nurse with a real dedication for delivering compassionate care to join our Psychiatric High Acuity/Clinical Decision Unit at Abbotsford Regional Hospital and Cancer Centre. Fraser Health is one of Canada's largest and fastest growing health authorities. With over 25,000 employees, 2,500 physicians and nearly 6,500 volunteers, we serve more than 1.6 million people - over one third of the entire population in British Columbia. Twelve acute care hospitals, BC’s first dedicated outpatient care and surgery centre and a wide range of services in public health, home health, mental health and long-term care facilities - all within Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley. Known as one of the most desirable place to live in the world, these dynamic communities along with inspiring scenery and easy access to an abundance of outdoor activities provide an amazing quality of life. We are proud of the innovation, dedication, collaboration and tenacity of our physicians, employees and volunteers. More than any building or technology, it's our people who make Fraser Health distinct. Build on your career experience by: Delivering psychiatric nursing care services to patients Coordinating and providing person-centered and recovery oriented care Working collaboratively and in partnership with the interprofessional care team Demonstrating nursing expertise and clinical leadership Assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating nursing care of assigned patients Advocating to protect and promote the clients' rights to autonomy, respect, privacy, dignity and access to information Participating in quality improvement activities and research Your background includes: Graduation from an approved School of Nursing Two (2) years' recent related mental health experience in an acute, tertiary or community setting working with clients experiencing an acute episode of serious, complex and persistent mental illness and their families Current practicing registration as a Registered Nurse and/or Registered Psychiatric Nurse with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM) This role is a full-time position located at Abbotsford Regional Hospital and Cancer Centre (ARHCC) in Abbotsford, BC. ARHCC is a 272 bed, University of British Columbia affiliated hospital offering medical, surgical, obstetrics, inpatient pediatrics, renal, cardiology, tertiary palliative care, helipad, as well as 24/7 emergency services with 79,289 visits annually. Abbotsford is a flourishing community with breath-taking scenic views. It is home to the Abbotsford International Airport, the fastest growing airport in western Canada, and the annual Abbotsford International Air Show. A career at Fraser Health will offer you the opportunity to work in a fast growing and exciting organization with professionals who are eminent in their respective fields. We offer a competitive salary package, including comprehensive health benefits coverage. Are you looking to transform your practice to a new level and join a team and an organization that prides itself on building an excellent work place? Join our dedicated team in a dynamic and rewarding health care environment! Discover why more than 95% of employees recommend Fraser Health as an excellent place to work. Apply today and take the next step in your career, so we can continue the conversation and make a difference in the communities we serve. Join Fraser Health where we value diversity in the work force and strives to maintain an environment of Respect, Caring & Trust.