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Registered Nurse - Temp Full-time - Vancouver TELUS Health Care Centres (THCC)

Location
Vancouver, BC
Details
Full Time
2 days ago

Status: Temporary Full-Time position available
Location: 300 - 808 Nelson Street, Vancouver BC

Join our team

TELUS Health Care Centers (formerly Copeman Healthcare) 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 THCC 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, medications and general health advice to travelers going abroad.

With regard to 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.
Within our Family Health program, you will be responsible for the assessment or care needs upon intake, triaging acute concerns, navigating appropriate services, disease prevention and health promotion as well as chronic and complex disease care and management.

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 THCC, RN's provide safe, competent and compassionate care across the lifespan 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 responsible for the provision of family health nursing care to the population of clients seen in the family practice service and requires a thorough knowledge of primary care nursing within the scope of the British Columbia College or Nurses and Midwives (BCCCM). Areas of focus include: assessing care needs on intake, triage and navigation to appropriate services, disease prevention and health promotion, travel medicine, chronic and complex disease care management, collaboration with the physician and the interdisciplinary team. Responsibilities include:
    •Individual patient assessment and treatment- health assessment, immunizations, procedures, regular patient follow up to promote health and counsel on disease prevention
    •Triaging acute concerns and providing anticipatory guidance as needed
    •Develop, assess, implement and evaluate care plans for all consultations
    •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, Nursing Diploma for Qc
    •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
    •ACLS certification
    •Previous experience in primary care or acute care is an asset
    •Computer skills are an asset (EMR, Power Point, Excel, Word)

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.
Category
Health Care