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Registered Nurse – Home Health
Location:Summerland
Facility:SUMMERLAND HEALTH CENTRE
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Competition #:01262871
Employee Type:CASUAL
Bargaining Unit:BCNU
Facility:SUMMERLAND HEALTH CENTRE
Department:SUC HOME HEALTH GENERAL
Reports To:MANAGER (OR DESIGNATE)
Hourly Wage:$34.83 - $45.73
Close Date:OPEN UNTIL FILLED*
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Position Summary

Rewarding Home Health Nursing casual opportunities at the Summerland Health Centre! This satisfying, complex role will draw on your nursing experience in the community home health setting and will require use of your independent critical thinking skills. If you are self-directed, have big picture thinking, are able to co-ordinate care among large networks, have excellent organization, problem solving skills and strong communication, apply today to this exciting opportunity and join our community nursing team!

The patient populations for this position are those with both time limited and continuous home health needs. This position provides both direct client care and care management services and may be orientated to Hospital Liaison.

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. Works in consultation with other system partners and bases practice on nursing science and related content from other sciences and humanities.

Home health nursing operates 7 days per week and shifts may be between the hours of 08:00 - 16:00.

Come and join us! Our focus is on giving people room to grow, to make an impact in the lives of others. Apply Today!
 
Qualifications

Graduation from an approved school of nursing with current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP).

Knowledge and experience in wound care, assessments, case management and community clinics is an asset.

Candidates must also hold a valid B.C. driver’s license and may be required to drive a personal car on mileage, as a condition of employment.

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