You’re on a professional mission to reduce the burden of cancer in your community, and with great hope, across the globe. A person-centred nursing professional, you remain steadfast in your efforts to support all individuals who are undergoing cancer care, along with their families and friends. Working with a team of health care colleagues who share your values of compassionate care and excellence through innovation makes all the difference in your work days, as you share the highs and lows with support, kindness, and excellence in care.
- Collaborate with patients, family and team members to develop, assess, and modify patient treatment/care plans; support patients in the interpretation of their care plans.
- Administer medications, injections, blood products and IV fluids; monitor patient reactions to treatment and changes in physical or mental status; consult a physician as required.
- Refer patients to other health care professionals and programs in the agency and in the community health services as required.
- Provide direct patient oncology care: assess patients including review of patient and family history; develop and implement nursing care plans specific to the patient needs considering psychosocial, cultural, ethnic contexts; deliver treatment following prescribed protocols.
- Admit, transfer or discharge patients according to BC Cancer policies and Centre directives.
- Conduct and document patient information and health care history, nursing assessments, telephone communications, symptom and side effect management, patient and family education and care evaluations.
- Current practicing registration as an RN with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM).
- One (1) year of recent related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
- Graduation from an approved School of Nursing.
- Current CPR (Level C) certification.
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Job Location: Kelowna, CA
Application Deadline: N/A