Job title :HOME HEALTH NURSE
Community :GRAND FORKS
Facility :BOUNDARY HOSPITAL
Are you a Registered Nurse with strong self-direction and organization and prioritization skills? Are you looking for a challenging and interesting opportunity to develop your independent nursing practice and problem solving skills? If so, we have a rewarding RN position available now within our Home Health Nursing team in Grand Forks.
Home Health nursing 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. Works in consultation with other system partners and bases practice on nursing science and related content from other sciences and humanities.
The ideal applicant will be a strong critical thinker, have excellent communication and advocacy skills and be able to work both independently and collaboratively with multidisciplinary professionals and community organizations and resources.
This is a Casual opportunity. Casual means there are no guaranteed hours and work requirements may vary from 0 - 37.5 hours per week. Casual employment includes: short-notice, on-call availability; workload coverage during a temporary absence; and/or providing relief coverage in a specific position. Once hired into a casual role, employees are eligible to apply for internal postings including permanent part-time or full time positions. There are many opportunities with Interior Health that begin with casual positions and lead to regular employment.
Hours of work are rotating, and shift times are 08:00 to 16:24.
If you have a passion for community nursing and would enjoy the variety of working with continuous, time-limited and palliative clients then we would love to hear from you!
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 and have access to a reliable vehicle for business purposes, as there will be travel throughout the West Boundary region.