Job title :REGISTERED NURSE – HOME HEALTH – CONTINUOUS HOME HEALTH SERVICES
Facility :PENTICTON HEALTH CENTRE
There is an exciting opportunity for a Long Term Care/Case Management Home Health Nurse in Penticton! This satisfying and complex role focuses on continuous home health services with access coordinator duties and will draw on your LTC-CM nursing experience in the community setting.
This position will require the use of your independent critical thinking skills. If you think you have what it takes, apply today to this exciting opportunity and join our Penticton Health Centre community care nursing team!
The Penticton Health Centre is located across the street from the Penticton Regional Hospital and close to two major shopping centres. In addition to Home Care programs, the Health Centre also houses Public Health Population Health, Mental Health and Addictions services.
The Home Health Nurse practice supports the client’s achievement of safe realistic and reasonable goals by assessing, planning, coordinating, organizing, implementing, evaluating and transitioning nursing and other care services for the client. In collaboration with the client, family and other care providers the Home Health nurse develops, implements and adapts a care plan, delivers direct care, assesses service eligibility and provides care management to help clients manage their own care and navigate through the various services available within the community setting. The Home Health nurse works in consultation with other system partners and bases practice on nursing science and related content from other sciences and humanities.
Days of work are rotating and hours are 08:00 to 16:00.
Make a difference. Love your work. Apply today.
Graduation from an approved school of nursing with current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM).
Candidates must also hold a valid B.C. driver’s license.
Community home care nursing experience in long term care and/or case management is an asset.