Job title :HEART FUNCTION AND CARDIOVASCULAR HEALTH NURSE
Facility :KIRO WELLNESS CENTRE
We are seeking a Heart Function and Cardiovascular Health Nurse to join our team in Trail, BC! Through assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of quality patient care delivery.
The Heart Function and Cardiovascular Health Nurse provides comprehensive and coordinated nursing care to clients as a member of an interdisciplinary health care team, working collaboratively with family practice and/or specialist care physicians, within physician offices, health authority clinics, client’s home and/or other community locations. In individual, group or telehealth settings, the Heart Function and Cardiovascular Health Nurse assists individuals with complex heart failure, cardiovascular and other related chronic conditions to achieve and maintain optimal health through collaborative patient-centered goal setting and action planning, case management, chronic disease related education, health promotion and other clinical care, follow-up monitoring and treatment.
This is a Casual opportunity. Casual means hours are not guaranteed and may vary and shifts may be at short notice. Casual employees are eligible to apply for internal postings including permanent and temporary positions. There are many opportunities with Interior Health that begin with casual employment and lead to regular employment.
This position works days. Shift times are 08:30 to 16:30.
Interior Health strives to create an environment where you enjoy the work you do, the place where you work, and the people around you. Together, we create great workplaces.
Education, Training and Experience: Graduation from an approved school of nursing plus two years recent clinical experience in acute or chronic coronary/cardiovascular nursing including formal experience in behavioral/lifestyle counseling and identification and management of cardiovascular/chronic disease risk factors and conditions, and one year recent adult learner teaching experience in a formal setting; or an equivalent combination of education training and experience.
Current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM).
Current valid BC Driver’s License.