NURSE ON THE GO is a certified home and healthcare service provider that is located in British Columbia, Canada, and serves the greater Vancouver area.
NURSE ON THE GO health care services offers a holistic approach to an individual’s health by assessing, planning, and implementing care based on the needs and preferences of the individual and/or family. Aiming at measures which include preventive, curative, rehabilitative or palliative healthcare in an empathic way to individuals, families or communities from the comfort of one’s home. The organization is well equipped to serve the market segments that require at-home-based services.
We are among a few agencies that are certified, which means we are obligated, under the college of registered nurses to deliver professional up to date care based on their standard of practice and ethical principles
Registered Nurse involvement ensures that client care is being monitored by a qualified professional and that the medical needs of the client and emotional needs of the family are addressed.
A Nurse On The Go Coordinator and a Registered Nurse are on call 24 hours/day, 7 days/a week, for consultation or when there is an immediate medical concern.
Our mission is to provide support and care for loved ones in need at their place of residence following high standards of professional conduct and carrying out our work with absolute integrity, compassion and safety.
We extend our COMPASSION to our clients like they are our own family.
We act with INTEGRITY.
We strive to provide the highest degree of SAFETY for our clients and employees.
We believe it isn’t enough to have experience. Care giving is the vocation and passion for helping others in need. Our team consists of nurses and caregivers devoted to providing professional, reliable and friendly services. All schedules and services are customized to the client’s needs, and our caregivers are available for hourly, daily, weekly, overnight, 24-hour or live-in assignments. We have rigorous hiring practices in which all applicants go through tests, reference and background checks. Most importantly, each and every one of our caregivers must follow our core values and are highly trained.
Meet our Director of Care Vanessa Pinho
Vanessa is a Registered Nurse that has been working in the Senior Care field for the past 15 years, including major Senior Retirement Homes across the Greater Vancouver Area. She also has a Gerontology Degree from Simon Fraser University. With both a technical and hands-on approach and a passion for helping others in need, Vanessa is fully dedicated to providing the best care possible for our clients. She is well known and recognized among her peers and patients as one of the most caring and compassionate professionals in her field of work. Vanessa is happily married for 25 years and has a young adult son and a teenage daughter.
Striving for excellence in personalized quality care.
Every client and family has unique needs which we will assess in partnership with other service providers including physicians, therapists, social workers and families to come up with a collaborative service delivery plan.
We believe that effective empathetic communication enhances the therapeutic success of the provider-client relationship. In addition to building trust, empathy will enable us to understand the client needs on a deeper level thus offering more caring service.
We are committed to improve and enrich the lives of our clients by embracing the new advances in technology, by having a culture of continuous learning and improvement, and by staying flexible to adapt to new changes in the environment.
Creating a Safe environment
With a focus on client and staff welfare, we are committed to creating a safe and trusting environment, enhancing safety by continuously upgrading our skills, abilities, processes and systems.