Do you have a passion for nursing? We have the position for you! We have an exciting opportunity for a Registered Nurse in our Acute Care for Elders program located at Eagle Ridge Hospital (ERH).
Fraser Health is one of Canada's largest and fastest growing health authorities. With over 25,000 employees, 2,500 physicians and nearly 6,500 volunteers, we serve more than 1.6 million people - over one third of the entire population in British Columbia.
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 a positive and compassionate work environment 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 care to acutely ill elderly clients •Assessing patients within an acute care unit for elders and collects information from a range of sources using skills of observation, communication, data review and physical assessment. •Supporting patients and their families/care givers in developing the care plan and encouraging family participation in the development, implementation and ongoing modification of the care plan •Collaborating with a dedicated interdisciplinary team •Supporting patient-focused care using a problem-solving approach
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) •One (1) year recent related acute care experience
This role is a casual position located at Eagle Ridge Hospital (ERH) in Port Moody, BC. ERH is a 154-beds hospital in Port Moody, BC, offering medical, surgical, regional rehabilitation, cardiac and diabetes outpatient programs, as well as 24/7 Emergency services with 51,237 visits annually. Port Moody is a vibrant waterfront community with a unique small-town feel in a metropolitan setting. Over 40% of the community is dedicated to parkland - a haven for outdoor enthusiasts.
A career at Fraser Health will 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 in a dynamic and rewarding health care environment. Discover why more than 95% of employees recommend Fraser Health as an excellent place to work!
Apply today and take the next step in your career, so we can continue the conversation and make a difference in the communities we serve. Join Fraser Health where we value diversity in the work force and strives to maintain an environment of Respect, Caring & Trust.