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PRIMARY HEALTH CARE NURSE

Apply Now Job ID 1273454 Date posted 06/14/2019
Job title :PRIMARY HEALTH CARE NURSE
Community :SPARWOOD
Facility :SPARWOOD HEALTH CENTRE
Status :CASUAL
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 Sparwood!

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 to develop effective integrated care planning decision -support tools to assist with overall care coordination.

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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 and cover letter writing, send your question via email to AboriginalEmployment@interiorhealth.ca to be redirected to the Employment Advisor.


Qualifications

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

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 clients, families, the general public, and other health professionals; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Current valid BC Driver’s License.
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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.

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