Job title :HOME HEALTH NURSE – CRANBROOK
Facility :ROCKY MOUNTAIN LODGE
Are you a Registered Nurse who thrives on working independently, but also enjoys being part of an interdisciplinary team? Then we have the opportunity for you within our Community Care team in Cranbrook!
At Interior Health our philosophy is ‘home is best’ to recover from illness and injury, manage chronic conditions and live out final days. Our outstanding Home Health Nurses work collaboratively in the community with clients, family and other care providers to deliver nursing services and support the unique needs of clients with acute, chronic, palliative or rehabilitative needs.
Working predominantly with the geriatric client population, the Home Health Nurse 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 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.
Shift times are rotating days. Shift times are 08:30 to 16:30
If you have honed your nursing skills, are energetic, take initiative and work with a continuous improvement focus, then this position may be a fit for you. 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.
Previous home health experience is preferred along with an interest in working with geriatric clients.
We invite applicants to self-identify as First Nation, Métis or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes.
Interior Health now offers assistance from an Aboriginal Employment Advisor. If you self-identify as Aboriginal (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) and if you would like assistance with the application process, job readiness, interview readiness or tips for resume and cover letter writing, send your question via email to AboriginalEmployment@interiorhealth.ca to be redirected to the Employment Advisor.