Do you have a passion for nursing? Are you a Rehabilitation Nurse looking for an opportunity to deliver comprehensive care while making a significant impact? We are seeking a motivated registered nurse with a real passion for delivering compassionate patient care to join our Rehabilitation and Acquired Brain Injury Services.
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 residential, 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 rehabilitation nursing to the role and be part of our fast fast-growing team. In this role, you will care for patients with a wide range of diagnoses and conditions, including stroke, amputation, acquired brain injury, orthopedic conditions, and general debility. Most importantly, you will teach our complex patients to manager their own care to become as independent as possible.Build on your career experience by:
•Providing and evaluating nursing care to patients in an acute rehabilitation unit •Collaborating with patients and their families/care givers in developing a care plan •Working with members of the interprofessional care team •Participating in research and quality improvement activities Your background includes:
•Graduation from an approved school of Nursing •Current practicing registration as a Registered Nurse with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM) •Recent 1 year related acute care experience
This role is a casual position located at Queen's Park Care Centre in New Westminster, BC, which is ½ hour from downtown Vancouver, and close to rapid transit, shopping, restaurants and other amenities.
The Fraser Health Rehabilitation Program supports nurses to attain certification in specialty of Rehabilitation Nursing through the Canadian Nurses Association.
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.
We invite you to explore the exciting and challenging world of rehab nursing.
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.
As of May 15, 2020 in order to mitigate the risk of the transmission of Covid 19 among persons in our care, patients, residents and also staff in our long term care facilities, an order under the Public Health Act was enacted to limit movement of staff between long term care facilities. While this order is in place staff will be limited to employment in only one (1) long term care facility. This vacancy is located at a long term care facility and will be pursuant to this order.