EMERGENCY NURSEApply Now Job ID 1397187 Date posted 05/01/2020
Facility :VERNON JUBILEE HOSPITAL
We are looking for an experienced Emergency Nurse to join our team at Vernon Jubilee Hospital. If emergency nursing is your passion, we want to hear from you!
The VJH Emergency department offers 26 beds plus two trauma rooms and two secure rooms and is located in the new Polson Tower. Our bright, spacious ED has been developed with consideration for privacy, confidentiality, infection control measures and features state-of-the-art technology in equipment (i.e. cardiac monitoring, diagnostic imaging in our trauma room, negative pressure isolation rooms), communication devices (Vocera, nurse call system), and other care delivery processes (pneumatic tube system, Rapid Assessment Zone, and Minor Treatment Area).
The nursing schedule is based on 12 hour shifts and schedules are Days (07:00 to 19:15 hours) and Nights (19:00 to 07:15 hours) with rotating days off. We participate yearly in Cardiac Arrest Management, TNCC, ENPC and CTAS as needed to keep certifications current.
The thriving city of Vernon is situated in the northern region of BC’s Okanagan Valley among the beautiful Swan, Kalamalka and Okanagan lakes. It boasts a unique history, diversified economy, attractive climate and beautiful natural setting offering residents a highly desirable balance of small-town charm combined with the amenities of an urban centre. As the largest regional centre in the North Okanagan area, it also serves as a major vacation destination. The area’s recreational opportunities are enjoyed by visitors and residents alike and include skiing, golfing, hiking, cycling and more. Vernon is also home to a large and diverse arts community.
Come and join us! Our focus is on giving people room to grow, to make an impact in the lives of others. Apply today!
• Graduation from an approved School of Nursing with current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM).
• Advanced preparation in an ED clinical specialty or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
• Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) within 3 years. TNCC and/or ACLS would be an asset.
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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