Island Health

12 job(s) at Island Health

Island Health
Mar 22, 2019
Contractor
Island Health is seeking a casual Registered Nurse/Registered Psychiatric Nurse – General Duty in Victoria. The Opportunity As the Registered Nurse/Registered Psychiatric Nurse, you will delegate and provide nursing care for children and youth with behavioral, emotional and psychiatric disturbances. Within the context of a multi-disciplinary team and in a residential setting, you will provide care and treatment to children and youth, including assessment, intervention, and evaluation. This is a casual position at Queen Alexandra Centre for Children’s Health, a facility that provides stabilization, assessment, treatment planning and short-term interventions for children and youth aged 6 to 16 years. The salary range is $34.15 - $44.83 per hour. Qualifications You are registered with the BC College of Nursing Professional as a practicing RN registrant or the College of Registered Psychiatric Nurses of BC, and have two years of recent related experience, including one year psychiatric experience. About Us Island Health is one of five regional health authorities in British Columbia and is the largest employer on Vancouver Island with over 21,500 employees, 1,900 physician partners and 6,500 volunteers. We offer an exceptional employer-paid benefits package including dental and prescription coverage, group life, long term disability and extensive extended health plan, plus up to four weeks’ vacation after your first year of employment. Come be part of our future!
Island Health
Mar 21, 2019
Full time
Under the direction of the Manager or designate and in collaboration as a member of a multidisciplinary team, the Licensed Practical Nurse, Full Scope performs assessments, plans and provides personal care, and performs nursing procedures. The Licensed Practical Nurse, Full Scope operates in accordance with the competency guidelines and full scope of practice within the Standards of Practice as outlined by the BC College of Nursing Professionals, and according to agency operating policies and standards and unit specific protocols. QUALIFICATIONS: EDUCATION, TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE Registration with BC College of Nursing Professionals as a practicing LPN registrant. SKILLS AND ABILITIES Communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing, with residents, families, co-workers, members of the multidisciplinary team and the public. Deal with others effectively. Organize work and implement a plan of care. Demonstrate knowledge and competencies to work at full scope of practice as currently required by the BCCNP, including administering medications. Operate related equipment. Physically carry out the duties of the position. Link to Full Job Description https://jd.viha.ca/JD3681.pdf Additional information for applicantsTHIS IS AN EXPRESSION OF INTEREST FOR A HIRING FAIR ON APRIL 12, 2019. Casual opportunities available for Surgical & Bone Health, General Medicine, Acute General Medicine & Residential Care at the following locations: Royal Jubilee Hospital Victoria General Hospital Glengarry Hospital Mount Tolmie Hosptial Aberdeen Hospital Oak Bay Lodge PLEASE NOTE: APPLICANTS WILL BE CONTACTED LATE MARCH.
Island Health
Mar 19, 2019
Temporary
Are you passionate about quality care and excellent health for everyone? Island Health is seeking a casual  Licensed Practical Nurse, Full Scope at Lady Minto Hospital. As the successful candidate, and in accordance with the guidelines and full scope of practice within the Standards of Practice as outlined by the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of British Columbia, you will perform assessments, and plan and provide personal care, and perform nursing procedures. Qualifications To be considered, you must be registered with the BC College of Nursing Professionals as a practicing LPN registrant. Your background demonstrates your ability to communicate and collaborate with residents, families, coworkers and members of the multidisciplinary team and the public. You are able to operate related equipment and you have demonstrated knowledge and competencies to work at full scope of practice as currently required by the CLPNBC, including administering medications. Questions? Contact: Jo Twaites, Clinical Coordinator, Lady Minto Hospital Email:  mary.twaites@viha.ca , Phone:  250-538-4827 (local 64827)     About Lady Minto Hospital Lady Minto has 20 acute care beds, a 1 palliative care suite, a quiet room for psychiatric emergencies and 29 residential care beds.  Our 4-bed Emergency Department is open 24 hours a day, with BC Ambulance transfers to tertiary care available by ferry or helicopter.  There is on-site ultrasound, endoscopy, laboratory, pharmacy, physiotherapy, psychiatry, internal medicine and radiology.  About Us Island Health is one of five regional health authorities in British Columbia and provides health care and support services to over 750,000 residents on Vancouver Island, the surrounding islands and the mainland communities north of Powell River. With more than 21,500 employees, 1,900 physician partners and 6,500 volunteers, Island Health is the largest employer on Vancouver Island. We offer an exceptional employer-paid benefits package including dental and prescription coverage, group life, long term disability and extensive extended health plan, plus up to four weeks’ vacation after your first year of employment. Come be part of our future!
Island Health
Mar 19, 2019
Part time
Are you passionate about quality care and excellent health for everyone? Island Health is seeking a temporary part-time Licensed Practical Nurse, Full Scope at Lady Minto Hospital. As the successful candidate, and in accordance with the guidelines and full scope of practice within the Standards of Practice as outlined by the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of British Columbia, you will perform assessments, and plan and provide personal care, and perform nursing procedures. Qualifications To be considered, you must be registered with the BC College of Nursing Professionals as a practicing LPN registrant. Your background demonstrates your ability to communicate and collaborate with residents, families, coworkers and members of the multidisciplinary team and the public. You are able to operate related equipment and you have demonstrated knowledge and competencies to work at full scope of practice as currently required by the CLPNBC, including administering medications. Questions? Contact: Jo Twaites, Clinical Coordinator, Lady Minto Hospital Email:  mary.twaites@viha.ca , Phone:  250-538-4827 (local 64827) About Lady Minto Hospital Lady Minto has 20 acute care beds, a 1 palliative care suite, a quiet room for psychiatric emergencies and 29 residential care beds.  Our 4-bed Emergency Department is open 24 hours a day, with BC Ambulance transfers to tertiary care available by ferry or helicopter.  There is on-site ultrasound, endoscopy, laboratory, pharmacy, physiotherapy, psychiatry, internal medicine and radiology.  About Us Island Health is one of five regional health authorities in British Columbia and provides health care and support services to over 750,000 residents on Vancouver Island, the surrounding islands and the mainland communities north of Powell River. With more than 21,500 employees, 1,900 physician partners and 6,500 volunteers, Island Health is the largest employer on Vancouver Island. We offer an exceptional employer-paid benefits package including dental and prescription coverage, group life, long term disability and extensive extended health plan, plus up to four weeks’ vacation after your first year of employment. Come be part of our future!
Island Health
Mar 18, 2019
Full time
Reporting to the Nurse Manager, Department Head, or designate, you will plan and provide direct nursing care to patients/residents in the hospital or in the community in accordance with the unit/program philosophy, competency guidelines, policies, and the C.R.N.B.C. Standards for Nursing Practice in British Columbia. QUALIFICATIONS: You are registered with BC College of Nursing Professionals as a practicing RN registrant and have up to 2 years of recent, related experience depending on clinical setting. SKILLS AND ABILITIES Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing. Demonstrated ability to organize assigned workload and set priorities. Demonstrated ability to deal effectively with a variety of internal and external contacts, including co-workers, physicians, community agency representatives, patients, residents and families. Physical ability to perform the duties of the position. About Us Island Health is one of five regional health authorities in British Columbia and is the largest employer on Vancouver Island with over 21,500 employees, 1,900 physician partners and 6,500 volunteers. We offer an exceptional employer-paid benefits package including dental and prescription coverage, group life, long term disability and extensive extended health plan, plus up to four weeks’ vacation after your first year of employment. Come be part of our future!
Island Health
Mar 18, 2019
Full time
Reporting to the Nurse Manager, Department Head, or designate, you will plan and provide direct nursing care to patients/residents in the hospital or in the community in accordance with the unit/program philosophy, competency guidelines, policies, and the C.R.N.B.C. Standards for Nursing Practice in British Columbia. QUALIFICATIONS: You are registered with BC College of Nursing Professionals as a practicing RN registrant and have up to 2 years of recent, related experience depending on clinical setting. SKILLS AND ABILITIES Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing. Demonstrated ability to organize assigned workload and set priorities. Demonstrated ability to deal effectively with a variety of internal and external contacts, including co-workers, physicians, community agency representatives, patients, residents and families. Physical ability to perform the duties of the position. About Us Island Health is one of five regional health authorities in British Columbia and is the largest employer on Vancouver Island with over 21,500 employees, 1,900 physician partners and 6,500 volunteers. We offer an exceptional employer-paid benefits package including dental and prescription coverage, group life, long term disability and extensive extended health plan, plus up to four weeks’ vacation after your first year of employment. Come be part of our future!
Island Health
Mar 18, 2019
Full time
Reporting to the Nurse Manager, Department Head, or designate, you will plan and provide direct nursing care to patients/residents in the hospital or in the community in accordance with the unit/program philosophy, competency guidelines, policies, and the C.R.N.B.C. Standards for Nursing Practice in British Columbia. QUALIFICATIONS: You are registered with BC College of Nursing Professionals as a practicing RN registrant and have up to 2 years of recent, related experience depending on clinical setting. SKILLS AND ABILITIES Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing. Demonstrated ability to organize assigned workload and set priorities. Demonstrated ability to deal effectively with a variety of internal and external contacts, including co-workers, physicians, community agency representatives, patients, residents and families. Physical ability to perform the duties of the position. About Us Island Health is one of five regional health authorities in British Columbia and is the largest employer on Vancouver Island with over 21,500 employees, 1,900 physician partners and 6,500 volunteers. We offer an exceptional employer-paid benefits package including dental and prescription coverage, group life, long term disability and extensive extended health plan, plus up to four weeks’ vacation after your first year of employment. Come be part of our future!
Island Health
Mar 05, 2019
Full time
Island Health is seeking full, part-time and casual Registered Nurses at Cowichan District Hospital in Duncan, BC. Whether you are just beginning your career or are considering relocating to the Cowichan Valley - we have Casual, Temporary and Permanent RN opportunities available to suit your needs. Cowichan District Hospital is a rural acute care site that qualifies for the Canada student loan forgiveness program. And staff parking is free! COWICHAN DISTRICT HOSPITAL Our hospital serves 3 First Nation communities and 7 municipalities on Vancouver Island, making it a hub for culturally diverse healthcare in the Cowichan Valley. We have 800 dedicated hospital employees who support 126 beds and a bustling Emergency Department that provides extraordinary care to more than 33,200 patient visits each year. If you share our passion for quality care, join our community and see why Cowichan is a great place to live, work and play.   OUR COMMUNITY The Cowichan Valley is home to scenic hiking and biking trails, year-round kayaking, golfing, whale watching, wineries and craft breweries. If you can name it, there’s a club or sports league for it in Cowichan. Downtown shops, farm-to-table restaurants and live  music venues make downtown Duncan the place to be.  The Cowichan Valley’s temperate coastal climate is as  warm and welcoming as its 83,739 residents. ABOUT US Island Health is one of five regional health authorities in British Columbia and is the largest employer on Vancouver Island with over 21,500 employees, 1,900 physician partners and 6,500 volunteers. Cowichan District Hospital is a rural acute care site that qualifies for the Canada Student Load Forgiveness program. We offer an exceptional employer-paid benefits package including dental and prescription coverage, group life, long term disability and extensive extended health plan, plus up to four weeks’ vacation after your first year of employment. Come be part of our future!
Island Health
Feb 28, 2019
Temporary
Are you passionate about quality care and excellent health for everyone?   Island Health is seeking a Full-time Licensed Practical Nurse, Full Scope at Lady Minto Hospital. As the successful candidate, and in accordance with the guidelines and full scope of practice within the Standards of Practice as outlined by the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of British Columbia, you will perform nursing procedures including assessments, plans and providing personal care. Qualifications Along with graduation from a recognized practical nursing program (or equivalent), you are licensed with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of BC (CLPNBC). Your background demonstrates your ability to communicate and collaborate with residents, families, coworkers and members of the multidisciplinary team and the public. You are able to operate related equipment and you have demonstrated knowledge and competencies to work at full scope of practice as currently required by the CLPNBC, including administering medications. Questions? Contact: Jo Twaites, Clinical Coordinator, Lady Minto Hospital Email: mary.twaites@viha.ca , Phone: 250-538-4827 (local 64827)   About Lady Minto Hospital Lady Minto has 20 acute care beds, a 1 palliative care suite, a quiet room for psychiatric emergencies and 29 residential care beds. Our 4-bed Emergency Department is open 24 hours a day, with BC Ambulance transfers to tertiary care available by ferry or helicopter. There is on-site ultrasound, endoscopy, laboratory, pharmacy, physiotherapy, psychiatry, internal medicine and radiology. We are proud to give personalized, individual attention to our patients; however we are not immune to the challenges of a hectic, busy workload. All of our LPNs work 12 hour shifts on both Acute Care and Residential Care, with a ratio of 2 days on ACU for approximately every 1 day and 1 night on Residential Care. About Us Island Health is one of five regional health authorities in British Columbia and provides health care and support services to over 750,000 residents on Vancouver Island, the surrounding islands and the mainland communities north of Powell River. With more than 21,500 employees, 1,900 physician partners and 6,500 volunteers, Island Health is the largest employer on Vancouver Island. We offer an exceptional employer-paid benefits package including dental and prescription coverage, group life, long term disability and extensive extended health plan, plus up to four weeks’ vacation after your first year of employment. Come be part of our future!
Island Health
Feb 28, 2019
Full time
Are you passionate about quality care and excellent health for everyone? Island Health is seeking a Temporary Full-time Licensed Practical Nurse, Full Scope at Lady Minto Hospital. As the successful candidate, and in accordance with the guidelines and full scope of practice within the Standards of Practice as outlined by the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of British Columbia, you will perform nursing procedures including assessments, plans and providing personal care. Please note that this is a temporary full time position with possibility of going beyond June 2019. Qualifications Along with graduation from a recognized practical nursing program (or equivalent), you are licensed with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of BC (CLPNBC). Your background demonstrates your ability to communicate and collaborate with residents, families, coworkers and members of the multidisciplinary team and the public. You are able to operate related equipment and you have demonstrated knowledge and competencies to work at full scope of practice as currently required by the CLPNBC, including administering medications. Questions? Contact: Jo Twaites, Clinical Coordinator, Lady Minto Hospital Email: mary.twaites@viha.ca , Phone: 250-538-4827 (local 64827)   About Lady Minto Hospital Lady Minto has 20 acute care beds, a 1 palliative care suite, a quiet room for psychiatric emergencies and 29 residential care beds. Our 4-bed Emergency Department is open 24 hours a day, with BC Ambulance transfers to tertiary care available by ferry or helicopter. There is on-site ultrasound, endoscopy, laboratory, pharmacy, physiotherapy, psychiatry, internal medicine and radiology. We are proud to give personalized, individual attention to our patients; however we are not immune to the challenges of a hectic, busy workload. All of our LPNs work 12 hour shifts on both Acute Care and Residential Care, with a ratio of 2 days on ACU for approximately every 1 day and 1 night on Residential Care. About Us Island Health is one of five regional health authorities in British Columbia and provides health care and support services to over 750,000 residents on Vancouver Island, the surrounding islands and the mainland communities north of Powell River. With more than 21,500 employees, 1,900 physician partners and 6,500 volunteers, Island Health is the largest employer on Vancouver Island. We offer an exceptional employer-paid benefits package including dental and prescription coverage, group life, long term disability and extensive extended health plan, plus up to four weeks’ vacation after your first year of employment. Come be part of our future!
Island Health
Feb 19, 2019
Part time
Are you passionate about quality care and excellent health for everyone? Island Health is seeking a Part-Time Licensed Practical Nurse, Residential Services at Oak Bay Lodge in Victoria, BC . As the successful candidate, and in accordance with the guidelines and full scope of practice within the Standards of Practice as outlined by the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of British Columbia, you will provide care to complex but stable residents /clients, as well as performs assessments, plans and provides personal care, and performs nursing procedures. Qualifications Along with graduation from a recognized practical nursing program (or equivalent), you are licensed with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of BC (CLPNBC).  Your background demonstrates your ability to communicate and collaborate with residents, families, coworkers and members of the multidisciplinary team and the public. You are able to operate related equipment and you have demonstrated knowledge and competencies to work at full scope of practice as currently required by the CLPNBC, including administering medications. About Us Island Health is one of five regional health authorities in British Columbia and provides health care and support services to over 750,000 residents on Vancouver Island, the surrounding islands and the mainland communities north of Powell River. With more than 21,500 employees, 1,900 physician partners and 6,500 volunteers, Island Health is the largest employer on Vancouver Island. We offer an exceptional employer-paid benefits package including dental and prescription coverage, group life, long term disability and extensive extended health plan, plus up to four weeks’ vacation after your first year of employment. Come be part of our future!
Island Health
Feb 19, 2019
Part time
Are you passionate about quality care and excellent health for everyone? Island Health is seeking a Part-Time Licensed Practical Nurse, Residential Services at Oak Bay Lodge in Victoria, BC . As the successful candidate, and in accordance with the guidelines and full scope of practice within the Standards of Practice as outlined by the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of British Columbia, you will provide care to complex but stable residents /clients, as well as performs assessments, plans and provides personal care, and performs nursing procedures. Qualifications Along with graduation from a recognized practical nursing program (or equivalent), you are licensed with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of BC (CLPNBC).  Your background demonstrates your ability to communicate and collaborate with residents, families, coworkers and members of the multidisciplinary team and the public. You are able to operate related equipment and you have demonstrated knowledge and competencies to work at full scope of practice as currently required by the CLPNBC, including administering medications. About Us Island Health is one of five regional health authorities in British Columbia and provides health care and support services to over 750,000 residents on Vancouver Island, the surrounding islands and the mainland communities north of Powell River. With more than 21,500 employees, 1,900 physician partners and 6,500 volunteers, Island Health is the largest employer on Vancouver Island. We offer an exceptional employer-paid benefits package including dental and prescription coverage, group life, long term disability and extensive extended health plan, plus up to four weeks’ vacation after your first year of employment. Come be part of our future!