Posted Aug 13, 2020Home and Community Care Nurse

Part-time

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Business: Ashcroft Indian Band
Email: jodene@ashcroftband.ca



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The Ashcroft Indian Band is seeking a Home and Community Care Nurse (HCCN) to fill a part-time position. CRNBC registration is required. We are looking for strong leadership experience in homecare nursing and a strong commitment to the improvement of First Nations health.
The HCCN will combine health sciences, knowledge and experience in assessment, supervisory and clinical nursing skills to effectively coordinate and deliver client care to individuals needing acute, chronic, or palliative care.
Responsibilities and qualities:
• Provide in-home direct nursing care as required
• Coordinate home care services in such a way that meets the needs of the clients while promoting independence and family and community support
• Completes a structured client assessment that includes ongoing re-assessment and determines client need and service allocation
• Document assessments, care plans, reassessments, and service delivery on clients’ personal Home Care Health record
• Coordinate nursing care services with the client, physician, hospital, rehabilitation, long term care programs and other community programs
• Maintenance of confidential reporting and recording systems
• Develop nursing care and teaching strategies to assist clients/families dealing with chronic illness
• Support Adult Activities program initiatives and outing that promote independent living, traditional wellness, and continued socialization in and out of the community
• Tolerance and sensitivity to the needs of every individual and their right to be treated with respect and fairness
• Proficiency in the use of computers, internet applications, and required reporting
Qualifications:
• Registered Nursing Degree or Licensed Practical Nurse Certification from an accredited university with two or more years or related experience
• Member in good standing with the College of Registered Nurses Association of BC or College of Licensed Practical Nurses of BC
• Knowledge of and sensitivity to First Nations health, social issues, and cultural norms
• Criminal record check
• Valid BC Driver’s License
Salary: Negotiable (commensurate w/ experience
Please submit your resume and cover letter to:
Jodene Blain, Band Administrator
Ashcroft Indian Band
P.O. Box 440, Ashcroft, BC V0K 1A0 Email: jodene@ashcroftband.ca

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