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Registered Nurse - Surgical High Observation
Location:Kamloops
Facility:ROYAL INLAND HOSPITAL
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Competition #:01241404
Employee Type:PERMANENT FULL TIME
Bargaining Unit:BCNU
Facility:ROYAL INLAND HOSPITAL
Department:RIH GENERAL SURGICAL - 6S
Reports To:MANAGER OR DESIGNATE
Hourly Wage:$34.15 - $44.83
Close Date:OPEN UNTIL FILLED*
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Position Summary

Do you have more than three years of experience in surgical nursing? Looking for an opportunity to grow your skills and knowledge and join a cohesive team? Then look no further! Apply today to join our Surgical High Observation unit in Kamloops.

The Royal Inland Hospital (RIH) is in the Thompson Cariboo Shuswap health service area and is one of two Interior Health tertiary referral hospitals. Located in Kamloops, RIH offers high-level, specialty medical care including core physician specialties, 24 emergency and trauma services, ambulatory and outpatient clinics, and diagnostic services

The Surgical High Observation unit is a newer unit, part of the general 36 bed surgical unit at RIH. 4 beds offer care for high observation surgical patients while the remaining 32 beds provide care for general, urology, vascular and trauma surgical patients.
The Registered Nurse practices in a variety of clinical settings and is responsible for the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of client care. Working in collaboration with the interdisciplinary team, the Registered Nurse ensures the delivery of client–centered care by assisting individual clients and their families respond to changing health care needs.

This is a permanent full-time position. Nursing shifts are rotating days and nights, 07:30 to 19:30 or 19:30 to 07:30.

We offer excellent benefits and opportunities to maximize your skills. Our benefits package includes:
• Recognition of previous experience when determining starting salary
• Extended health and dental benefits
• Generous vacation entitlement
• Municipal Pension Plan
• Bespoke orientation
• Ongoing training and in-services
• Supportive environments and access our employee assistance program

Apply today and join our team!

Community Profile: Kamloops is one of BC’s sunniest cities and home to 90,000 residents. Kamloops offers affordable housing, a large selection of restaurants and stores, a lively arts scene and a full range of businesses. Close proximity to Sun Peaks resort and the surrounding landscape of rivers, mountains, lakes and grasslands means unsurpassed opportunities for year-round outdoor activities.
 
Qualifications

Graduation from an approved School of Nursing with current practicing registration with the College of Registered Nurses of British Columbia (CRNBC).
Three years recent related experience in an acute surgical setting, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Current CPR certification.

* All postings with a closing date specified close at 11:59 pm PT