REGISTERED NURSE – PERIOPERATIVE (OR)Apply Now Job ID 1299905 Date posted 08/23/2019
Facility :EK REGIONAL HOSPITAL
Status :RELIEF FULL TIME
Are you a perioperative certified nurse who likes new challenges, loves the outdoors and values work life balance? If so, then East Kootenay Regional Hospital in Cranbrook, BC is the place for you and we currently have an opportunity for an Operating Room Nurse in our team.
Our perioperative department consists of 3 OR theatres and one Urology room; the OR’s runs five days per week; with emergencies on evenings and weekends. Operating Room staff provides core services to Orthopedics, General Surgery, Gynecology & Obstetrics, ENT and Urology. OR staff provides coverage for ambulatory clinics including endo and cataracts.
This position works 8 hour shifts rotation days, evenings and nights that includes on-call and weekends.
This position may provide eligibility for loan forgiveness through either the Federal or Provincial Governments:
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BC’s rural towns and smaller cities offer natural beauty, access to backcountry adventures, community connections, peace of mind, and a quieter way of life. Experience the satisfaction that comes from working and living in a rural area! Apply Today!
Community Profile: Cranbrook is the business capital of the East Kootenay’s and the largest city in the Rocky Mountain Region. Nestled on a gentle plain with scenic mountain vistas in the distance, it is considered by many to be an ideal location to raise a family or retire. Boasting more hours of sunshine than anywhere else in the province, its residents enjoy a variety of outdoor recreational opportunities including golf, hiking and skiing. For those who enjoy more urban pursuits, there are shops, boutiques and cafes, as well as an arts centre and heritage attractions. Cranbrook’s economy is driven primarily by mining, forestry, transportation, and tourism.
Graduation from an approved School of Nursing with current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP).
Advanced preparation in the clinical specialty of perioperative nursing and one year recent related clinical experience in the assigned practice environment on an operating room similar in size and scope to the facility or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
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