Registered Nurse | Primary Health Care

Position Summary

If you are a self-starter who works well independently but also within an interdisciplinary team, and have primary care nursing experience, we have the opportunity for you to join our nursing team in Creston!

The Primary Health Care Nurse provides comprehensive and coordinated nursing care to clients in a primary health care setting through assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of care delivery. Assists individuals to achieve and maintain optimal health through the provision of information/health promotion, disease prevention and treatment services.

The Primary Health Care Nurse is responsible for working in direct collaboration with an interdisciplinary care team and defined network of Primary Care Physicians to conduct integrated care planning, offer client assessments/clinic visits, and provide ongoing monitoring and self-management support follow-up for clients with multiple chronic conditions, either in an individual or group setting and often directly within the family physician office. The Primary Health Care Nurse works with the interdisciplinary team and other health care providers as required developing effective integrated care planning decision -support tools to assist with overall care coordination.

This is a permanent part-time (0.60 FTE) opportunity working Tuesday through Thursday with shift times of 08:30 to 16:15. This position will support the Maple Maternity Clinic.

This position is part of the East Kootenay Primary Care Network. Click here for further information.

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Qualifications

Baccalaureate degree in Nursing. Post graduate courses in a chronic disease specialty or advanced skills training. Three years recent related clinical nursing experience in primary care nursing or chronic disease management setting, including experience developing and providing formal education to patients, families, the general public, and other health professionals; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Current practising registration with the BC College of Nurses & Midwives (BCCNM)

Current valid BC Drivers License.

Comments

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.

Competition #:

01813318

Employee Type:

PERMANENT PART TIME (0.60 FTE)

Bargaining Unit:

BCNU

Facility:

CRESTON VALLEY HOSPITAL

Location:

Creston

Department:

CRE PRIMARY CARE CLINIC-CVH

Reports To:

MANAGER (OR DESIGNATE)

Hourly Wage:

$36.23 - $47.58

Close Date:

OPEN UNTIL FILLED

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