REGISTERED NURSE – GENERAL DUTY
Job ID 1473969
Job title : REGISTERED NURSE – GENERAL DUTY
Facility: PENTICTON REGIONAL HSPTL
Status: PERMANENT FULL TIME
Exciting permanent full time opportunity for an experienced Registered Nurse is now available at the Penticton Regional Hospital in B.C.
Do you pride yourself on your positive attitude and strong work ethic? Are you dedicated to your nursing career and delivering the best patient centered care? Then we want you to join our medical unit team!
Penticton Regional Hospital (PRH) acts as a referral centre to three community hospitals and one diagnostic centre in the South Okanagan and includes a regional population of 85,000. It has an operating capacity of 129 acute beds and 102 extended care beds. A full range of services are provided with the exception of open heart surgery, neuro surgery, and recent spinal cord injury care. This is a great place to experience a variety of medical and surgical nursing units and build and expand your nursing skills.
Level 5 of the David E. Kampe Tower in Penticton Regional Hospital is a 28 bed unit that mainly has medical patients with few surgical cases on an as needed basis. It is a great place to experience a variety of medical nursing with the occasional surgical experience thrown in. The unit is supportive and excited to welcome students and strive to provide a positive learning experience. The team is interdisciplinary working collaboratively with RN and LPNs providing direct patient care.
Registered Nurses work 12 hour days 07:00-19:00 and nights 19:00-07:00 hours.
The Registered Nurse practices in a variety of clinical settings and is responsible for the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of client care. Working in collaboration with the interdisciplinary team, the Registered Nurse ensures the delivery of client–centered care by assisting individual clients and their families respond to changing health care needs. The Registered Nurse demonstrates a specialized body of knowledge and bases practice on nursing science and related content from other sciences and humanities.
Come live, work and play where others only vacation. Make a difference. Love your work. Apply today!
Education, Training and Experience:
- Graduation from an approved School of Nursing with current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM).