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Registered Nurse, Specialty Education Or (permanent Full Time)

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Full Time
2 days ago
Under the general direction of the OR/PACU Unit Manager, the OR/P.A.R. nurse provides direct nursing care to the peri-operative patient according to established standards/policies and provides work direction to nursing and non-nursing staff as required. The OR/P.A.R. nurse assesses the physical and psychological needs; plans, implements, evaluating and documents the nursing care for the patient during the peri-operative process, and the immediate post-operative period. Willing to do a minimum of 8 days on call per month.

AORN Perioperative Nursing Program Details

• There are 2 training positions available for this intake

• Northern Health provides placement support and funding for tuition, textbooks, and travel expenses for clinical placements, as required

• Learners should expect to make a 6 - 12 month commitment for this education, which includes online and in-person learning

• Additional study time, outside of schedule hours, may be required to successfully complete the program

• Flexibility for practicums is necessary

• Applicants must successfully complete the education program prior to working in the department

• Applicants must be agreeable to an 18 month return of services with Northern Health in the specialty area where training was provided

Qualifications

- Registration with BC College of Nursing Professionals as a practicing RN registrant.

- Current Level C CPR certification required.

- Post graduate certificate in perioperative nursing or a minimum of one-year recent related experience in peri-operative nursing.

Skills and Abilities:

- Work as a member of an interdisciplinary team.

- Make and apply nursing judgment using analytical skills.

- Communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.

- Interact with others effectively.

- Maintain the physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.

- Maintain own physical, mental and emotional well being.

- Using Critical Thinking skills, prioritize and organize patient care.

- Operate related equipment.

- Teach and provide clinical supervision.

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