We are currently seeking a casual Heart Function and Cardiovascular Health Nurse to join our team at the Kimberley Health Centre.
Who are we looking for?
If you are an experienced registered nurse with education and/or experience in cardiac nursing, we would love to hear from you. Apply today and join our dynamic team.
What will you work on?
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.
Shifts of work are Monday through Friday, 08:30 to 16:42, and are scheduled on an as needed basis.
About this location
Situated between the Purcell and Rocky Mountains, Kimberley is home to one of Canada’s largest municipal parks, championship golf courses and many recreational activities can be enjoyed within close proximity. Known as the "City of Festivals," this charming and quirky, little city has many gems that set it apart from nearby communities.
Interior Health strives to create an environment where you enjoy the work you do, the place where you work, and the people around you. As a member of the Interior Health (IH) team, you'll have access to services and benefits that can help you get the most out of work while maintaining a balanced lifestyle. Our focus is on giving people room to grow, to make an impact in the lives of others.
Come and join our team….Come live, work and play where others only vacation. Make a difference. Love your work. Apply today!
• Graduation from an approved School of Nursing with current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM).
• Successful completion of a recognized Basic Cardiac Course (which includes telemetry). 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 valid BC Driver’s License.
Recent ICU experience is an asset
This posting is covered by the Provincial Health Officer’s mandatory COVID-19 vaccination orders and selected applicant(s) must comply.
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 internal career exploration, send your question via email to AboriginalEmployment@interiorhealth.ca to be redirected to the Employment Advisor. We invite applicants to self-identify as First nations, Métis, or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes.