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Nurse Clinician ~ Wound and Skin Care (Abbotsford)

Abbotsford, BC
4 days ago

Do you have a passion for nursing? Looking for a job that will allow you to combine your clinical expertise and your proven leadership skills? We have the position for you! We have an exciting opportunity for a Nurse Clinician, Skin & Wound Care.

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.

Twelve acute care hospitals, BC's first dedicated outpatient care and surgery centre and a wide range of services in public health, home health, mental health and long-term care facilities - all within Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley. Known as one of the most desirable place to live in the world, these dynamic communities along with inspiring scenery and easy access to an abundance of outdoor activities provide an amazing quality of life.

We have positive and caring 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:
    •Providing client-centered consultation and clinical expertise in wound prevention •Demonstrating expertise and leadership in skin care management •Role models direct patient care skills to staff and students •Developing and implementing teaching plans and evaluating the effectiveness of education programs •Consulting and collaborating with members of the interdisciplinary team •Participating in research, quality improvement, and risk management activities
Your background includes:
    •Current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP) •Completion of the International Interdisciplinary Wound Care Course (IIWCC) or Wound Ostomy and Continence Nurse (WOCN) Course •Three (3) years' recent experience in Wound and Skin Care within a long-term care/geriatric care setting including one (1) year of education or leadership experience •Valid BC Driver's Licence and access to a personal vehicle for business related purposes

This casual role is a multi-site position based in Abbotsford, BC and is expected to provide services at various long-term care sites throughout Fraser Health.

We offer you the opportunity to work in a fast growing and exciting organization with professionals who are eminent in their respective fields. We offer a competitive salary package, including comprehensive health benefits coverage.

You can 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.