Do you have a passion for nursing? Do you have experience working in an older adult setting? Are you looking for an opportunity to deliver comprehensive, person-centered care? We are seeking a motivated registered nurse with a dedication for delivering compassionate patient care to join our Specialized Seniors Clinic located at Queen's Park Care Centre (QPCC) in New Westminster, 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 residential, home, mental and public health to 1.8 million people - 1/3 of British Columbia's population.
We currently have an exciting opportunity for you to bring your excellent work ethic as a dedicated registered nurse and be part of our fast fast-growing team. In this role, you will care for older adult patients with a wide range of diagnoses and conditions.
Build on your career experience by:
•Assessing patients referred to a specialized seniors clinic (SSC) •Providing care plans and evaluating nursing interventions to patients in a geriatric setting •Collaborating with patients and their families and supporting their participation in developing a care plan •Demonstrating empathy, trust and respect with a sensitivity to diverse cultures and preferences •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 Nursing Professionals (BCCNP) •Two (2) years of recent related acute care experience working with a geriatric population
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.
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 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.