Registered Nurse (RN) - ICU / Critical Care
Do you have a passion for Critical Care nursing? Come work as a Registered Nurse in Critical Care with Health Staffing!
Work Sites: Multiple
Status: Casual Part Time
Start Date: As soon as possible
Salary: $44 - $61 per hour (including travel)
Hours: 0700-1500/0700-1900/2300-0700Apply Now
Health Staffing is looking for a Registered Nurse interested in an ICU/Critical Care assignment. Apply today to join our team!
This will be an on-site position in Vancouver but may expand to other travel locations as assignments arise. The rotation is to be developed with consideration of the successful Nurses' input, and the operational requirements of Health Staffing and the location's operational department. Travel, housing, and food allowances will be applicable.
Critical Care is one of many clinical service programs provided through an integrated network of community, intermediate, and tertiary services to patients who are critically ill. We are seeking a Registered Nurse with a real dedication for delivering compassionate care to join Health Staffing!
- Provide direct patient care by assessing, planning, providing and evaluating nursing care to patients in an acute medical unit.
- Graduation from an approved School of Nursing with current practicing registration as a Registered Nurse with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM).
- Completion of applicable post graduate course work, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Current certification in Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS).
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
- Ability to complete initial and ongoing patient assessment (clinical and diagnostic reasoning) and provide nursing care through appropriate/prescribed technical, therapeutic, safety type interventions.
- Ability to communicate effectively with patients, families/care givers, the public, medical staff and members of the interprofessional care team using verbal, written and electronic communication means.
- Ability to promote person-centered care that demonstrates empathy for patients and families/care givers, sensitivity to diverse cultures and preferences, and patient advocacy.
- Ability to integrate and evaluate data from multiple sources to problem-solve effectively.
- Ability to teach and instruct patients and families/care givers about topics essential to their health care and well-being.
- Ability to organize and prioritize work.
- Ability to collaborate with and promote cooperation among members of the interprofessional care team.
- Ability to use factual information, prior learning and basic principles and procedures to support nursing decisions and actions with relevant research-based evidence/evidence-informed practice.
- Ability to operate related equipment including relevant computer applications.
- Physical ability to perform the duties of the position.
The hours of work including days off and work area may be subject to change consistent with operational requirements and the provision of the Collective Agreement and applicable statutes. As per the current Public Health Orders (Long Term Care/Seniors Assisted Living Provincial Health Officer Order and the Health Sector Order), as of October 26, 2021, all employees working for Health Staffing must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. Proof of vaccination status will be required.Apply Now