Registered Nurse Post Anaesthetic Care Unit (PACU)

REQ: 
PHC21-128771
Work Area: 
Post Anaesthesia Recovery Unit
Base Site: 
Mt St Joseph Hospital
City: 
Vancouver
Status: 
Casual
FTE: 
0.00
Wage: 
$36.23-47.58
Job Category: 
Registered Nurse
Category: 
Acute Care Hospital
Hours: 
varying starting at 0630 (8 and 10 hour rotations)

We are currently seeking critical care trained Registered Nurses in the Post Anaesthetic Care Unit (PACU) at Mount Saint Joseph Hospital (MSJ). MSJ is a community-level surgical centre and has a total of 10 beds in the PACU. If you have completed a critical care course or have experience in post-operative care, we want to hear from you!

JOB SUMMARY:
Reporting to the Patient Care Manager, the Staff Nurse, assesses, identifies, plans, implements and evaluates the nursing care required to assist patients/residents in meeting their physical, social, spiritual and psychological needs using an established framework for nursing practice. Develops, implements, evaluates and revises the plan of care. Incorporates individual and/or group teaching into the care plan and nursing interventions and/or makes referrals to other identified resources. Supports other nurses and health care professionals by collegially sharing information and demonstrating procedures. The Staff Nurse works within an interdisciplinary clinical framework in accordance with the BCCNM Standards of Practice and consistent with the mission, vision and values and established protocols of Providence Health Care.

QUALIFICATIONS**:
Education:

Current practicing registration as a Registered Nurse with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives, or in Residential Care and Mental Health, current practicing registration as a Registered Nurse or Registered Psychiatric Nurse with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives.

Completion of a post graduate critical care course, or two years’ recent experience in an equivalent setting.