Registered Nurse Cancer Care, BC Cancer Center for the North, Prince George $36.23/hr. - $47.58/hr. What you'll do
What you bring
- Provide direct patient care to Oncology patients by performing duties such as patient assessment, reviewing patient and family history and developing and implementing a nursing care plan specific to the patient needs considering psychosocial, cultural, ethnic contexts. Deliver treatment as per prescribed protocols.
- Collaborate with patients, family and multidisciplinary team members to develop treatment/care plan for the patient and through ongoing assessment, assists in the modification of the treatment/care plan as the patient progresses through the stages of care.
- Administer medications, injections, blood products and IV fluids as required by the care plan. Monitor patient reactions to treatment and changes in physical or mental status and uses independent judgment as to when to consult a physician.
- Maintain patient records by collecting and documenting patient information and health care history, nursing assessment, telephone communications, symptom and side effect management, patient and family education and care evaluations.
- Admit, transfer or discharge patients according to BC Cancer policies and Centre directives.
- Assist the patient in interpretation of their care plan. Refer patients to other health care professionals and programs in the agency and in the community health services as required.
- Maintain a safe environment for patients, families, and staff by adhering to emergency procedures and safety policies and standards.
You will have the ability to:
- Graduation from an approved School of Nursing with current practicing registration as an RN wi th the British Columbia College of Nurses & Midwives (BCCNM), formally known as British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP).
- Current CPR (Level C) certification.
- One (1) year of recent related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
- Demonstrate relevant clinical knowledge.
- Apply clinical knowledge in practice.
- Utilize clinical and information technology to enhance patient care in accordance with agency policies.
- Use communication skills, including the ability to communicate effectively with patients, the public and all levels of staff both verbally and in writing.
- Organize patient care and set priorities.
- Physically perform duties of the position.
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Need more information? Contact Gurdeep Gill, Talent Acquisition Advisor at email@example.com . What's in it for you
Every PHSA employee enables the best possible patient care for our patients and their families. Whether you are providing direct care, conducting research, or making it possible for others to do their work, you impact the lives of British Columbians today and in the future. That's why we're focused on your care too - offering health, wellness, development programs to support you - at work and at home.
Temprorary, Full TimeStart Date: 3/22/2021 - End Date: July 22, 2022 $36.23/hr. - $47.58/hr.
- Chemotherapy certification provided by BC Cancer
- Join one of BC's largest employers with province-wide programs, services and operations - offering vast opportunities for growth and development.
- Access to more than 2,000 in-house training programs.
- Enjoy a comprehensive benefits package, including municipal pension plan if eligible.
- 12 annual statutory holidays with generous vacation entitlement and accruement.
- Perks include onsite fitness classes and discounts to 350 BC-wide recreational programs, travel, technology, car and bike sharing, and more.
1215 Lethbridge Street, Prince George Monday - Friday -0730 - 1530, 0800 - 1600, 0830 -1630, or as operations require
Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled. Reference : 105185 What we do
BC Cancer bccancer.bc.ca provides comprehensive cancer control for the people of British Columbia.
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