Do you have a passion for nursing? Are you a Registered Nurse looking for a place to showcase your nursing skills and expertise? Do you have experience working with adolescent population? 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 Pediatric Emergency Unit.
We have a positive and compassionate work environment where you can bring your real passion for pediatric nursing to the role and be part of our fast-growing team. Fraser Health is experiencing unprecedented growth and now you can be a part of a busy and exciting unit consisting of providing nursing care to patients in our pediatric emergency unit. Build on your career experience by:
•Coordinating the delivery of psychiatric nursing care services to patients treated/admitted to the Pediatric Emergency Department •Demonstrating nursing expertise and providing clinical leadership in evidence based practices through direct care activities •Evaluating the immediate and psychiatric nursing care needs of assigned patients •Providing individual supportive counseling to patients and families in accordance with approved treatment plans and consults with physicians regarding medication needs •Facilitating group treatment with other clinical specialties •Collaborating with interdisciplinary team members and other health care professionals/providers in the identification and resolution of a variety of patient/family issues •Setting priorities, guiding and delegating tasks to support staff •Instructing patients, their families and/or care-givers with respect to illness prevention, health maintenance and health promotion strategies to help patients accomplish their health care goals •Participating in continuous quality improvement, program development and risk management activities Your background includes:
•Graduation from an approved school of Nursing •Current practicing registration as a Registered Nurse and/or Registered Psychiatric Nurse with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP) •One (1) year's recent, related experience in an acute psychiatric setting, including experience working with an adolescent population, specialty training in adolescent psychiatry
This role is a casual position located at Surrey Memorial Hospital (SMH) in Surrey, BC. SMH is a 611 acute care bed, University of B.C. affiliated, regional referral and community teaching hospital that has the busiest emergency in B.C. Surrey is one of Canada's fastest growing cities and its land mass makes it the largest city in the province. 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.
Surrey Memorial Hospital offers medical, surgical, neonatal intensive care, tertiary, ambulatory, cardiology, rehabilitation, as well as 24/7 emergency services with 158,558 visits annually.
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.