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OPERATING ROOM NURSE

Apply Now Job ID 1208286 Date posted 01/17/2019
Job title :OPERATING ROOM NURSE
Community :VERNON
Facility :VERNON JUBILEE HOSPITAL
Status :CASUAL
Position Summary

Are you a Registered Nurse with Perioperative Certification looking for an opportunity to start work in Vernon Jubilee Hospital? Consider applying to commence in a Casual position with flexibility to work when you want and how often you want.

The Vernon Jubilee Hospital (VJH) is in the Okanagan health service area and responsible for providing core medical and surgical specialty services to patients throughout its service area. Located in Vernon, between Kelowna and Kamloops, VJH offers services including core physician specialties, 24 hour emergency and trauma services, acute and obstetrical care.

In 2016, Interior Health’s inpatient bed expansion completed with a bew patient care tower which added a total of 231,000 square feet of space to Vernon Jubilee Hospital. Several Programs and services have been consolidated and modernized to improve health service delivery and include expanded Emergency and Ambulatory Care departments, new Intensive Care and Coronary Care units, new larger Operating Rooms, and a new Women’s and Children’s Health Services department to name a few.

The brand new Peri-Operative Services Department includes five new integrated OR theatres. The OR’s are supported by a brand new Pre-Surgical Screening area, Surgical Day Care area, 10 monitored Recovery Bays and a Medical Device Reprocessing area. An additional 2 OR’s are shelled in for future capacity. The case cart system is now in place and RNs work 8-hour shifts Monday through Friday with call on weekends.

Our Casual pool of OR RNs is low and needs new talent to come and join the team. The Perioperative teams consists of RNs and LPNS who are a tight knit team and lead Interior Health in efficiency.

Join us in Vernon and further your practice in a state-of-the-art facility with a cohesive and supportive team. Apply Today!


Qualifications

• Graduation from an approved School of Nursing with current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP).
• Perioperative Certification.
• One year recent related clinical experience in the assigned practice environment on an operating room similar in size and scope to the facility is preferred.
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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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