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Registered Nurse - Full-time - TELUS Health (Hastings Care Centre)

Location
Vancouver, BC
Details
Full Time
2 days ago

Status: Regular Full--time

Location: 900 West Hastings St, Vancouver

Join our team

TELUS Health - Care Centers is looking for a Registered Nurse (RN) to join our dynamic Vancouver team. Registered Nurses are responsible for the provision of high quality care services for the TELUS Health - Care Centres Family Health, Executive, Occupational and Travel Health Programs.

Within our Executive, Occupation and Travel Health programs, you will be meeting with clients one-on-one to provide a variety of counselling, vaccinations, and general health advice to travelers going abroad. Regarding immunizations, you will be responsible to review each client's medical history and discuss the BC's Centre for Disease Control & Prevention requirements and/or recommendations for safe travel.

Here's the impact you'll make and what we'll accomplish together

The successful candidate will work throughout all our programs, providing direct nursing support and services to clients and the interdisciplinary team as well as help coordinate and manage their care. At TELUS Heatlh - Care Centres, RN's provide safe, competent and compassionate care and work very closely with the interdisciplinary team to ensure the highest quality of care.

Here's how

As part of the team you'll be primarily responsible for the provision of travel health nursing. Areas of focus include: travel medicine and providing routine immunizations, triage and navigation to appropriate services, disease prevention and health promotion, collaboration with the physician and the interdisciplinary team. Responsibilities include:
    •Review consent forms, discuss risks and or adverse side effects, and provide routine or travel vaccinations to patients
    •Provide up-to-date, customized travel health consultations to business or leisure travelers
    •Provide information relative to the travelers itinerary; assist travelers in making informed decisions regarding travel health
    •Chart administered vaccines and prescriptions and assessments in patient files
    •Attend off-site vaccination clinics
    •Assist with the organization and administration of annual influenza vaccination campaigns
    •Triage incoming medical results
    •Conduct basic hearing, vision and spirometry testing
    •Perform resting ECGs
    •Order medical and health related supplies
    •Maintain in depth knowledge of current guidelines, practice standards and medical directives
    •Provide quality, safe, compassionate care to all clients
    •Communicate and work effectively with all other members of the interdisciplinary team
    •Exceptional organizational and interpersonal skills
    •Positive and results focused attitude
    •Ability to take initiative and demonstrate proactive/preventative approaches to care


Qualifications:


You're the missing piece of the puzzle with
    •BScN - required
    •Current RN certification and license in good standing
    •First Aid/CPR certification up to date
    •Minimum of 3 years nursing experience (private or public sector)
    •BC CDC immunization course completed and up to date (preferred)

Great-to-haves
    •Travel health knowledge
    •ACLS certification
    •Previous experience in primary care or acute care is an asset
    •Computer skills are an asset (EMR, Power Point, Excel, Word)

Who is TELUS Health?

TELUS Health is empowering every person to live their healthiest life. Guided by our vision, we are leveraging the power of our leading edge technology and focusing on the uniqueness of each individual to create the future of health.
Simply put, our team members across the country are united by their commitment to continuously innovating to make healthcare more accessible and deliver improved health experiences for everyone.

Do you share our passion?

Let's create a healthier future, together

A bit about us

Our business is connecting Canadians. Our social impact is using our world-leading technology to create meaningful change, give back to help communities thrive, and help those who need it most. When you join our team, you're helping us make the future friendly. We're committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability - your unique contributions and talents will be valued and respected here.

TELUS Health is an IT leader in Canada that focuses on the health sector. Our mission is to improve the way information is being used along the continuum of care to better the health of citizens in Canada and in selected countries.

Disclaimer: In accordance with the TELUS Health Solutions Data Center Security Policy, as a condition of employment, all personnel whose job functions require they work at a Data Center and/or have access to detailed knowledge of technology related to client service delivery, are subject to a Personnel Security Screening conducted through the Government of Canada.
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