Do you have a passion for nursing? We have the position for you! We have an outstanding opportunity for a Communicable Disease Exposure Management Nurse (RN) at our Provincial Workplace Health Call Centre located in Surrey, B.C. This is a temporary line to assist with Health Care worker contact tracing and Occupational Health Support during COVID.
Fraser Health is BC's largest and fastest growing health authority. Over 25,000 employees, 2,900 physicians and 8,000 volunteers provide services that range from acute care to community-based long-term care, home, mental and public health to 1.8 million people - 1/3 of British Columbia's population.
We have positive and compassionate work environments where you can bring your real passion for nursing to the role and be part of our rapidly thriving team. Fraser Health is experiencing unprecedented growth and now you can be a part of a busy and exciting team.
Build on your career experience by:
•Using critical thinking and risk assessment in a contact centre environment •Applying epidemiological principles and knowledge of disease process to investigate communicable diseases including outbreak management •Conducting employee health history assessments and reviews immunity status •Recommending and providing direction on acquiring immunizations against vaccine-preventable communicable diseases •Providing consultation, support, mentoring and clinical expertise to employees on occupational / non-occupational communicable disease
Your background includes:
•Current practicing registration as a Registered Nurse with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM) •Two (2) years' recent related acute care clinical experience, which includes one (1) years', demonstrated recent nursing experience involving communicable disease management •Completion of, or current enrolment in, an approved IPAC Canada sponsored and endorsed Infection Control course and/or an Occupational Health & Safety program
This is a temporary part-time position located at Central City Tower in Surrey, BC. Central City is an award-winning, triple-A office tower, with breathtaking, panoramic views and easy SkyTrain access located in the downtown core of Surrey, the fastest growing city in British Columbia. Known as the City of Parks, Surrey has over 6,000 acres of parkland, 15 golf courses and driving ranges. Despite rapid growth, Surrey has held onto the rural flavour of its past, with about 35 per cent of its land designated as agricultural and still actively farmed.
We offer you the opportunity to work in a fast growing and vibrant organization with professionals who are eminent in their respective fields. We offer a competitive salary package, including comprehensive health benefits coverage.
Join our dedicated team of health care providers in this dynamic and rewarding role!
Take the next step and apply, so we can chat about you joining Fraser Health where we value diversity in the work force and strives to maintain an environment of Respect, Caring & Trust.