Registered Nurse, Med/Surg (5405927)

$35.53 - $46.65 hourly
  • Northern Health
  • Fort St. James, BC, Canada
  • Jan 24, 2022
Full time Registered Nurses

Job Description

As a Registered Nurse in the medical/surgical unit you are responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating patient care and nursing practice activities.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assess, records and reports the health status of assigned patients to identify and document patient status by performing duties.
  • Collaborates with the nursing team and multi-disciplinary team members to develop and modify a care plan to address the assessed needs of the individual.
  • Evaluates patient response to the care by assessing the effect of the nursing interventions as identified in the care plan and modifying interventions as appropriate. Initiates the multi-disciplinary team evaluation of patient care, including readiness for discharge.

What you bring

  • Registration with BC College of Nurses and Midwives as a practicing RN or RPN registrant.
  • All Specially Trained Nursing Skills (STN) related to the unit of employment must be completed within six (6) months of employment.


What you can expect

  • Opportunities for career growth
  • Supportive work environment
  • 4 weeks paid vacation
  • Health & Dental Coverage
  • Pension Plan
  • Relocation Assistance for eligible positions
  • Spectacular outdoor activities
  • Short commutes
  • Affordable housing market

Who we are

Northern Health leads the way in promoting health and providing health services for Northern and rural populations. Through the efforts of dedicated staff and physicians, in partnership with communities and organizations, we provide exceptional health services for Northerners. Our value statements guide decisions and actions and include: Empathy - Respect - Collaboration - Innovation.

To apply for this position, please submit your resume/cover letter to [email protected]