Island Health

4 job(s) at Island Health

Island Health
Jun 20, 2019
Full time
Reporting to the Manager, Renal Services, you will provide nursing care to patients with chronic and acute renal failure undergoing hemodialysis. Working both independently and interdependently as a member of the multidisciplinary team with other care providers, you will establish therapeutic relationships with patients and their families through assessment of bio-psycho-social and learning needs and work collaboratively with patients/families to support and facilitate informed choice and self care. QUALIFICATIONS: Registration with BC College of Nursing Professionals as a practicing RN registrant and current Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) certification are required. Recent (within past 5 years) hemodialysis experience or completion of recognized program in Nephrology Nursing or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience is essential. SKILLS AND ABILITIES Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing. Ability to work as a member of an interdisciplinary team and to deal effectively with others. Ability to organize and prioritize workload. Ability to teach patients/families. Ability to apply decision-making and analytical skills. Ability to operate related equipment. Ability to assess, plan, implement, and evaluate care for acute and chronic renal failure patients undergoing hemodialysis. Physical ability to perform the duties of the position. 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. At Island Health, we believe that our values guide our actions and relationships, shaping how we make decisions and plan for the future. Newsweek ranked Royal Jubilee Hospital and Victoria General Hospital the 7th and 12th best hospitals in Canada in 2019. That makes Royal Jubilee Hospital the top rated in British Columbia! 1,000 hospitals were selected based on recommendations from medical professionals, patient survey results and medical performance indicators. 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 team!
Island Health
May 28, 2019
*Relocation may be provided ** Nursing positions in the Campbell River/Comox Valley are eligible for the Federal Student Loan Forgiveness Program.  Within the framework of hospital and nursing department philosophy, mission and standards, the BC College of Nursing Professionals Standards for Nursing Practice, and the Canadian Nurses Association (CNA) Code of Ethics for Nursing, the Staff Nurse provides professional nursing care to clients as a member of a multidisciplinary team, is responsible and accountable for coordinating and administering direct client care utilizing the nursing process, provides direction to auxiliary personnel and staff, and responds to emergency situations to safeguard clients, visitors and staff QUALIFICATIONS: EDUCATION, TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE Registration with BC College of Nursing Professionals as a practicing RN registrant. General duty staff nurse positions also require Basic Life Support, Level C. Post-basic education for clinical areas, and up to one (1) year of recent related experience; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Specialty unit nurse positions, such as Operating Room, Post Anesthetic Recovery, Obstetrics, Paediatrics, and Psychiatry, also require specialty certification for the unit. Up to two (2) years of recent related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Critical Care, Emergency and Intensive Care nurse positions also require Advanced Cardiac Life Support and specialty certification. Up to two (2) years of recent related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. SKILLS AND ABILITIES Ability to apply the nursing process effectively in a well-organized manner to the care of assigned patients. Physical ability to perform the duties of the position. Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing. Ability to remain calm and to act appropriately in stressful and emergency situations. 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. At Island Health, we believe that our values guide our actions and relationships, shaping how we make decisions and plan for the future. Newsweek ranked Royal Jubilee Hospital and Victoria General Hospital the 7th and 12th best hospitals in Canada in 2019. That makes Royal Jubilee Hospital the top rated in British Columbia! 1,000 hospitals were selected based on recommendations from medical professionals, patient survey results and medical performance indicators. 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 team!
Island Health
May 28, 2019
**Relocation may be provided ** Nursing positions in the Campbell River/Comox Valley are eligible for the Federal Student Loan Forgiveness Program.  Within the framework of hospital and nursing department philosophy, mission and standards, the BC College of Nursing Professionals Standards for Nursing Practice, and the Canadian Nurses Association (CNA) Code of Ethics for Nursing, the Staff Nurse provides professional nursing care to clients as a member of a multidisciplinary team, is responsible and accountable for coordinating and administering direct client care utilizing the nursing process, provides direction to auxiliary personnel and staff, and responds to emergency situations to safeguard clients, visitors and staff QUALIFICATIONS: EDUCATION, TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE Registration with BC College of Nursing Professionals as a practicing RN registrant. General duty staff nurse positions also require Basic Life Support, Level C. Post-basic education for clinical areas, and up to one (1) year of recent related experience; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Specialty unit nurse positions, such as Operating Room, Post Anesthetic Recovery, Obstetrics, Paediatrics, and Psychiatry, also require specialty certification for the unit. Up to two (2) years of recent related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Critical Care, Emergency and Intensive Care nurse positions also require Advanced Cardiac Life Support and specialty certification. Up to two (2) years of recent related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. SKILLS AND ABILITIES Ability to apply the nursing process effectively in a well-organized manner to the care of assigned patients. Physical ability to perform the duties of the position. Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing. Ability to remain calm and to act appropriately in stressful and emergency situations. 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. At Island Health, we believe that our values guide our actions and relationships, shaping how we make decisions and plan for the future. Newsweek ranked Royal Jubilee Hospital and Victoria General Hospital the 7th and 12th best hospitals in Canada in 2019. That makes Royal Jubilee Hospital the top rated in British Columbia! 1,000 hospitals were selected based on recommendations from medical professionals, patient survey results and medical performance indicators.   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 team!
Island Health
May 27, 2019
Full time
Island Health is seeking a full time Registered Nurse/Registered Psychiatric Nurse in Victoria. Reporting to the Nurse Manager, Department Head, or designate, you will assess patients/residents by planning and carrying out nursing care and teach patients and families. You will also collaborate with other health professionals and communicate with other hospital departments to coordinate the Medical Plan of Care with hospital routines and services, in the best interest of the patient/resident. Qualifications In addition to registration with BC College of Nursing Professionals as a practicing RN registrant or a practicing RPN registrant, you have up to two years' recent related experience.   We invite you to learn more and apply online: https://islandhealth.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/113405 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. Newsweek ranked Royal Jubilee Hospital and Victoria General Hospital the 7th and 12th best hospitals in Canada in 2019. That makes Royal Jubilee Hospital the top rated in British Columbia! 1,000 hospitals were selected based on recommendations from medical professionals, patient survey results and medical performance indicators. 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!