Northern Health

British Columbia

Registered Nurse, Primary Care (Relief Part Time)

Dec 06, 2016
$32.33 - $42.45
Fraser Lake, British Columbia
Entry Level

Position Summary

In accordance with Northern Health's vision of an idealized system of services built on a foundation of Primary Care where people and their families receive primary care services in Primary Care Homes supported by interprofessional teams, the Primary Care Nurse (PCN) practices in accordance with the standards of professional practice and code of ethics as outlined by the College of Registered Nurses of British Columbia (CRNBC) or the College of Registered Psychiatric Nurses of British Columbia (CRPNBC).

The Primary Care Nurse (PCN) functions as a member of the interprofessional team and applies best practices to provide competent, safe and ethical care for people and their families in settings such as physician practices, homes, schools and communities. The PCN provides care that includes clinical follow up according to the person's primary Care Plan and the person's personal goals of care to inform plans of care developed collaboratively with the Interprofessional Team. The Primary Care Nurse will provide direct clinical care and services to individuals, groups and communities.

Qualifications

  • Baccalaureate degree in nursing required from a recognized University plus post graduate courses and/or advanced skills training. Three years recent, related clinical nursing experience in primary care nursing and/or chronic disease management settings, including experience developing and providing formal education to patients, families, the general public, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
  • Current practicing registration with the College of Registered Nurses of British Columbia (CRNBC) or the College of Registered Psychiatric Nurses of BC (CRPNBC).
  • Current valid B.C. Driver's License.

FRASER LAKE COMMUNITY

The community of Fraser Lake is known as the White Swan Capital of the World for the hundreds of migrating trumpeter swans. With a superb view of the surrounding lakes and rivers from the top of Mouse Mountain, the area's most prominent landmark, you are sure to be enchanted with the Village of Fraser Lake. With over 170 lakes within a 50 mile radius, Fraser Lake is a playground of water and natural wonderland, where you can try your luck for trout or char in the Fraser and Francois Lakes, or the Nautley or Stellako River, world-famous for its flyfishing and spin casting. An abundance of big game, migratory birds and world class flyfishing, spin casting and canoeing, make Fraser Lake a fabulous outdoor recreation community.

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