Do you have a passion for nursing? Are you a Registered Nurse looking for a place to showcase your nursing skills and expertise? We have the position for you! We are seeking a motivated Registered Nurse to join our Cardiac Services Outpatient Clinic at Jim Pattison Outpatient Care and Surgery Centre in Surrey, BC.
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 caring work environments where you can bring your real passion for nursing to the role and be part of our fast-growing team. Fraser Health is experiencing unprecedented growth. As services expand and improve, we are implementing new leading practices, including "rapid access to care", at our sites. Build on your career experience by:
•Performing pre-admission screening of surgical patients and providing person-centred care •Assessing patients and collecting information from a range of sources using skills of observation, communication, data review and physical assessment •Teaching patients and families about illness management, prevention and treatment •Working collaboratively and in partnership with the interprofessional care team Your background includes:
•Graduation from an approved Nursing Program recognized by the Canadian Nurses' Association •Current practicing registration as a Registered Nurse with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM) •Two (2) years' recent, related experience in the education, monitoring and management of participants in cardiac prevention and rehabilitation, including exercise training and experience with ECG Telemetry •ECG rhythm interpretation course Completion of or eligible to obtain American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) Certification •Current Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) Certification •Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Certification •Valid BC Driver's License
This is a casual role located at Jim Pattison Outpatient Care and Surgery Centre in Surrey, BC. Surrey is one of Canada's fastest growing cities and its land mass makes it the largest city in the province, equal to the size of Vancouver, Richmond and Burnaby combined. Known as the City of Parks, Surrey has over 6,000 acres of parkland and 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 exciting 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.