Specialty Community Health

Role and Facility Information

We currently have a regular full-time opportunity for a Primary & Community Care Nurse in our Community Care and Primary Health Care Program located at Queen’s Park Care Centre in New Westminster, British Columbia.

This position offers you an opportunity to:
•Work independently and as a member of an interprofessional team in the management of an assigned caseload
•Follow up to enable clients and their families to live confidently and safely at home and/or in the community
•Provide clinical assessments, direct care, chronic disease management and shared care planning
•Support care coordination and advocacy, education, follow-up, caregiver support, involvement with hospital discharge planning, referral as well as facilitating the patient’s access to other services.

To be the successful candidate, you will have:
•Current practicing registration with the College of Registered Nurses of BC (CRNBC)
•Recent one (1) years’ experience assessing and treating complex geriatric and/or adult patients with chronic health conditions in an acute or community/outpatient care setting including recent experience in care and discharge planning
•Valid BC Drivers' License and access to a personal vehicle for business-related purposes

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The city of New Westminster is located in the centre of the Greater Vancouver Regional District along the hillside north banks of the Fraser River. Adding to New Westminster’s appeal is its wide range of attractions and amenities including fine period architecture, over 20 parks and recreational facilities, five world-class museums, three live performance theatres and a public market. Easy access to Vancouver via high-speed commuter train makes it a popular choice for young families seeking a more affordable place to live.

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