Primary Health Care Nurse – Clinton, B.c.Apply Now Job ID 1553152 Date posted 06/04/2021
Facility :CLINTON DOCTOR'S CLINIC
Interior Health is seeking a flexible and reliable casual Registered Nurse to join their team at the Clinton Doctor’s Clinic! Are you an experienced Primary Health Care nurse who is self-directed and comfortable working autonomously? If so, we have an opportunity for you to make a difference in the lives of others in your community working in the primary care field.
As the Primary Health Care Nurse you are responsible for providing comprehensive and coordinated nursing care to clients in a primary health care, community or patient home setting through assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of care delivery. The Primary Health Care Nurse assists individuals to achieve safe, realistic and reasonable healthcare goals and to maintain optimal health through the provision of information/health promotion, disease prevention and treatment/care
The Primary Health Care Nurse is responsible for working in direct collaboration with an inter-professional care team and defined network of Primary Care Physicians/Nurse Practitioners to conduct integrated care planning, offer client assessments/clinic visits, and provide ongoing monitoring and self-management support follow-up for clients (adults, seniors, pediatrics) and/or those with multiple chronic conditions, either in an individual or group setting and often directly within the family physician/nurse practitioner office.
**This is a Casual position** Casual “on call” work means that there is not a regular schedule and there are no guaranteed hours per week.
Shift times are Monday to Friday from 08:30 to 16:30
A small friendly community close to larger centres, Clinton offers a life of quiet living in one of the most pristine natural environments in the world, with an ever changing spectrum from rolling hills, ranch lands, and spectacular chasms. Located in the south of British Columbia's Cariboo Country, Clinton offers a wide variety of activities and sights and scenery, year round. Clinton has a colorful history of well over 100 years and a unique western atmosphere, where you can experience the many of the amenities of a big city without all the hustle and bustle.
If you are energetic, take initiative, and focused on a continuous improvement philosophy, then this position
Education, Training and Experience:
• Graduation from an approved School of Nursing with current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nurses & Midwives (BCCNM).
• Advance clinical skills training in the assigned practice area.
• Three years recent related clinical nursing experience in the assigned practice area, including experience developing and providing formal education to clients, families, the general public, and other health professionals; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
• Current valid BC Driver’s License.
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
Interior Health values diversity and inclusion. Our goal is to cultivate a workforce rich in culture, experience and knowledge to ensure equitable health outcomes for all of the clients we serve. We are welcoming of all populations including our Aboriginal partners throughout the Interior Health Region. We are committed to increasing our Aboriginal representative workforce to build an engaged, culturally diverse organization focused on the goal of providing high quality, sustainable healthcare through an engaged workforce and healthy workplaces. We build inclusive, trusting and respectful relationships through our partnerships. At Interior Health, Every Person Matters.