RN-RPN Medical Unit – Infectious Disease (Relocate to Vancouver)

Full Time
  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

Providence Healthcare

Relocate to Vancouver – Saint Paul’s Hospital (1081 Burrard Street)

*”Make a difference with us at PHC – where compassion comes first”*

*Are you interesting in learning more about infectious diseases? Are you passionate about supporting the medical needs of individuals in active addiction and substance use?* Providence Healthcare is seeking Registered Nurses who are dedicated to this cause to join our team. If you are looking for a fulfilling career, we encourage you to apply.

As a valuable member of our dynamic interdisciplinary clinical team, you will collaborate to deliver compassionate and comprehensive nursing care to patients and residents. Your focus will be on addressing the medical needs of individuals seeking treatment for infections directly and indirectly related to substance use and catering to individuals seeking intervention for non-substance-related health concerns. Joining forces with a world-class team, you will play a pivotal role in upholding our dedication to delivering outstanding healthcare services to our diverse patient population.

We welcome all applicants, whether you’re a *new graduate* looking for an opportunity to launch your career or an *experienced nurse *seeking to diversify your experience.

Reporting to the Patient Care Manager, and working in an interdisciplinary clinical framework, the RN-RPN assesses, identifies, plans, implements and evaluates the nursing care required to assist patients/residents in meeting their holistic needs using an established framework for nursing practice. The RN-RPN develops, implements, evaluates and revises the plan of care. They incorporate individual or group teaching into the care plan and nursing interventions or makes referrals to other identified resources.

*Multiple positions available (FT, PT, Casual, regular or temporary).*

*Other areas for career growth in the areas of Substance Use and Addictions initiatives within Providence Health Care:*
* Explore The Road to Recovery Program at St.Paul’s Hospital
* Substance Use Initiatives with Providence Health Care

* Current practicing registration as a Registered Nurse or a Registered Psychiatric Nurse with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives.

*Skills and Abilities*
* Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
* Demonstrated knowledge and ability to perform Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) procedures appropriate for the area of service.
* Ability to work as a member in an interdisciplinary team.
* Ability to apply decision making and analytical skills.
* Ability to deal with others effectively.
* Ability to role model conflict resolution strategies.
* Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.
* Ability to prioritize and organize work.
* Ability to operate related equipment.
* Ability to teach and identify patient/resident learning needs.
* Ability to lead patient/family group sessions.
* Ability to provide clinical direction.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent, Casual

Salary: $40.21-$54.28 per hour

Expected hours: 4 – 37.5 per week

* Dental care
* Employee assistance program
* Extended health care
* Evening shift
* Morning shift
* Night shift
* On call
* Overtime
Supplemental pay types:
* Overtime pay

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