Fraser Health is responsible for the delivery of hospital and community-based health services to over 1.9 million people in 20 diverse communities from Burnaby to Fraser Canyon on the traditional territories of the Coast Salish and Nlaka’pamux Nations.
Our team of 43,000 staff, medical staff and volunteers is dedicated to serving our patients, families and communities to deliver on our vision: Better health, best in health care.
Effective October 26, 2021 all new hires to Fraser Health will need to have full COVID 19 vaccination (have received a full series of a World Health Organization “WHO” approved vaccine against infection by SARS-COV-2, or a combination of approved WHO vaccines). Please note this applies to all postings, and individual medical exemptions must be approved by the Provincial Health Officer.
The Registered Nurse (RN) works in collaboration with other healthcare professionals to educate individuals with a chronic respiratory disease using the Chronic Disease Management Model and adult education principles with evidence based best practice strategies. The RN meets the educational needs of the patients using methods such as assessing, planning and implementing teaching strategies in group sessions for the patient's needs and evaluates the outcomes of this education and quality of life issues using industry recognized standard measuring tools. Participates in research clinical trials as required.
Education and Experience
Graduation from an approved School of Nursing, three (3) years' recent related experience and demonstrated clinical competence in teaching groups of patients and allied healthcare professionals using the Chronic Disease Management Model, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Currently has a recognized post basic clinical training or education courses in the principles of Chronic Disease Management education and/or in Respiratory Rehabilitation education.
Current practicing registration as a Registered Nurse with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM).
Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification.
Skills and Abilities