Registered Nurse, Emergency (5485171)

$36.23 - $47.58 hourly
  • Northern Health
  • Prince George, BC, Canada
  • Oct 12, 2021
Full time Registered Nurses

Job Description

University Hospital of Northern BC (UHNBC is accepting applications for a full time Emergency Nurse in Prince George BC. Shift Rotation for this position is days, nights - 07:00 to 19:15, 19:00 to 07:15.

UHNBC is the largest acute care facility (268 beds) in Northern Health and is the hub for specialized health services. It is a full service hospital and home to a new cancer centre for Northern BC, including a wide range of cancer treatments. Provides undergraduate physician training through the Northern Medical Program, run by the University of British Columbia and University of Northern British Columbia. UHNBC is also a key clinical education site for nursing and many health sciences students at UNBC, the College of New Caledonia, BCIT and other institutions.

What Northern Health has to offer you!

  • Comprehensive benefit packages including MSP, extended health/dental and a municipal pension plan for part-time and full-time employees. Casuals have the option of paying for benefits.
  • Relocation is available for this position
  • Employee referral program
  • Employer-paid training and leadership development opportunities
  • Spectacular outdoor activities and the shortest commutes in BC
  • Assessing and re-assessing patients in a thorough, systematic and timely manner.
  • Providing effective and timely communication to the patient and family.
  • Developing, implementing and maintaining plans of care in collaboration with the health care team.
  • Communicating plans of care and information to assist patients and family members to make their own decisions and to access available resources.
  • Maintaining a safe working environment for self, staff and patients.

Your background includes:

  • Registration with BC College of Nurses and Midwives as a practicing RN registrant.
  • Two (2) years’ recent experience working in a tertiary care Emergency Department and/or two years’ recent medical/ surgical experience.
  • Completion of an approved post-basic emergency nursing specialty program or equivalent training and experience may be considered.
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACL) for Emergency room.

Who we are
Northern Health is geographically British Columbia’s largest health authority spanning over 600,000 km’s of BC’s most beautiful landscapes! Delivering hospital and community-based health care to over 300,000 northern residences include 54 first nations’ communities.

Employing more than 7,000 staff throughout the region, Northern Health provides exceptional health services for Northerners, through the efforts of dedicated staff and physicians, in partnership with communities and organizations in Northern BC.

There is a wide variety of career opportunities available in our two dozen hospitals, 25 long-term care facilities, public health units and many other offices providing specialized services.