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Provincial Health Services Authority
Apr 09, 2020
Part time
The Forensic Psychiatric Hospital is an integral part of British Columbia’s health care system, and serves some of the most complex and highest-need patients in British Columbia. The Forensic Psychiatric Hospital is part of BC Mental Health & Substance Use Services (BCMHSUS), an agency of the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA). We provide health services at all 9 units at the Forensic Psychiatric Hospital in Coquitlam, BC.    It’s an exciting time to join our dedicated, compassionate team and make a difference. We are looking for experts to work with us in a dynamic, supportive environment, and to share our vision for providing patients with safe, respectful, high-quality care. Our staff receives highly specialized training in forensic mental health and we are the only facility in the province that provides this training. We are transforming services at the hospital as we move to implement leading best practices in forensic mental health. The  Forensic Psychiatric Hospital (FPH)  is a world leader in providing psychiatric care through its unique, multi-site health organization. A multidisciplinary team of psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, nurses and other health care professionals, work in close partnership to provide specialized hospital and community-based services for adults with mental illness who are in conflict with the law. Our unified provincial forensic psychiatric services are provided in various clinics throughout the province of British Columbia. BC Mental Health & Substance Use Services (BCMHSUS) provides a diverse range of specialized, “one-of-a-kind” tertiary level mental health services to residents across all geographic areas in BC. In addition to providing specialized mental health and addiction services, BCMHSUS also provides provincial leadership in mental health and addiction research, education and knowledge exchange, and health promotion and illness prevention in support of system-wide improvements.  BC Mental Health & Substance Use Services is an Agency of the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) which plans, manages and evaluates specialty and province-wide health care services across BC. PHSA embodies values that reflect a commitment to excellence. These include:  Respect people • Be compassionate • Dare to innovate • Cultivate partnerships • Serve with purpose New Grad/Registered Nurse / Registered Psychiatric Nurse Casual  Shifts: Rotating Shifts  Wage:  $35.53 to $46.65 per hour  Forensic Psychiatric Hospital - All Units 70 Colony Farm Road Coquitlam, BC  We are currently accepting applications for casual opportunities to work with one of the premier forensic psychiatry health care teams in the world that will appeal to a detail-oriented individual who is experienced in the field of forensic psychiatric nursing. Under the direction of the Clinical Nurse Leader or designate, and drawing on your high standards of integrity and responsibility, you will provide care planning and care delivery services to these forensic psychiatric patients. You will apply your knowledge of methods, techniques and procedures to address the physical and psychological needs of individual patients, and at times you may be required to resolve issues independently. Your value as a Direct Care Nurse will come into play as you participate as a member of an interdisciplinary team, assess patient care outcomes, make appropriate revisions to care plans and serve as an advocate for patients and their families. This hands-on role with individuals who are remanded by the courts will also see you support patients in psychosocial, life and personal care skills. Your profile is highlighted by a diploma in Psychiatric Nursing or General Nursing, and registration with CRNBC or CRPNBC. Your success in furthering the health and well-being of our patients will be built upon a strong foundation of theoretical knowledge and practical skills, including sound judgement and tact. You must demonstrate strong capabilities in dealing with the public, as well as preparing and maintaining records, charts and reports. Directly related experience in a forensic setting or specialized nursing of psychiatric patients is preferred. If you are looking to use your unique skills in playing an integral role in our forensic team, we would like to hear from you! We invite you to apply by clicking the " Apply Online Now " button where you can register for the first time or enter your Username and Password in order to re-access your profile on our system.    Click on the link below to see what it's like to work as a nurse at Forensic Psychiatric Hospital! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kZZOGpL-q5s For more information on all that the PHSA has to offer, please visit:  http://careers.phsa.ca . For more information on BCMHSUS please visit:   www. bcmhsus .ca PHSA is committed to employment equity and hires on the basis of merit. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals, including Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities.
Provincial Health Services Authority
Apr 09, 2020
Full time
Registered Nurse, Maximum and Multi-Level Security Units - Forensic Psychiatric Hospital BC Mental Health and Substance Use Services Coquitlam, BC Provide nursing care delivery and care planning for forensic psychiatric patients, directly or in conjunction with an interdisciplinary and unit-based treatment team or supervisor. What you’ll do Provide direct care in accordance with the care plan by performing protocols and interventions; implementing behaviour management strategies and meeting care recipient needs; applying approved techniques, procedures and treatments; and administering prescribed medication. Recognize and identify signs and symptoms and detect changes in patients’ conditions; report and record as indicated. Collect and document patient health care information. Maintain complete and accurate records of nursing observation, interventions and evaluation of nursing care. Maintain complete and accurate records of telephone communications. Plan direct care and contribute to the physical and psychological well-being of the patients by assessing clinical requirements, status and condition of care recipients; developing care plans based on identified needs; participating in various interdisciplinary assessment and screening processes, and including patient and family, when appropriate, in planning nursing care and implementing care plans, evaluating outcomes and revising plans to address gaps and to respond to the needs of care recipients. What you bring Current practicing registration as a Registered Nurse with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP). Graduation from a recognized diploma program in Psychiatric Nursing or Nursing. One (1) year of recent experience working in a forensic or acute psychiatric hospital setting, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. CPR Training – Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) – Level 1. Current and updated knowledge of changes and developments in the practice of psychiatric nursing and of applicable Federal and Provincial legislation (i.e. the Criminal Code of Canada, Forensic Psychiatry Act, the Mental Health Act, the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, the Young Offenders Act, Public Trustee Act). Broad knowledge of the diagnosis and treatment of behavioural, social, emotional and mental health/psychiatric issues in adults. Broad knowledge of adult education principles, methods and tools. Demonstrated organizational, facilitation, decision-making and leadership skills. You have demonstrated ability to: Communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing. Prepare and maintain records, charts, and reports. Participate as a member of multidisciplinary care team, work independently, and function as a nursing resource. Adjust to unexpected events, problem-solve, and deal with conflict. Operate related equipment. Physically perform the duties of the position. What’s in it for you Every PHSA employee enables the best possible patient care for our patients and their families. Whether you are providing direct care, conducting research, or making it possible for others to do their work, you impact the lives of British Columbians today and in the future. That’s why we’re focused on your care too – offering health, wellness, development programs to support you – at work and at home. Join one of BC’s largest employers with province-wide programs, services and operations – offering vast opportunities for growth and development. Access to more than 2,000 in-house training programs. Enjoy a comprehensive benefits package, including municipal pension plan. 12 annual statutory holidays with generous vacation entitlement and accruement. Perks include onsite fitness classes and discounts to 350 BC-wide recreational programs, travel, technology, car and bike sharing, and more. Regular Full-Time  Wage: $36.60-$47.50 hourly Location: 70 Colony Farm Road, Coquitlam BC Applications will be accepted until position is filled Hours of Work: 0700-1500/1500-2300/2300-0700 Reference # 91936 What we do BC Mental Health & Substance Use Services (BCMHSUS)  bcmhsus.ca , part of the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) cares for people with complex mental health and substance use challenges. PHSA  plans, coordinates and evaluates specialized health services with the BC health authorities to provide equitable and cost-effective health care for people throughout the province. Our values reflect our commitment to excellence and include: Respect people – Be compassionate – Dare to innovate – Cultivate partnerships – Serve with purpose. Learn more about PHSA and our programs:  jobs.phsa.ca/programs-and-services PHSA is committed to employment equity and hires on the basis of merit, encouraging all qualified individuals to apply. We recognize that our ability to provide the best care for our diverse patient populations relies on a rich diversity of skills, knowledge, backgrounds and experiences, and value a safe, inclusive and welcoming environment. ATTN: PHSA Employees: To be considered as a PHSA employee (internal applicant) for this position,  you must apply online via your internal profile at  http://internaljobs.phsa.ca Please note the internal job posting has  expired , please contact the Internal Jobs Help Desk and advise that you would like to be considered as a late internal applicant for this position.  Please do not apply for the external job posting. If you have not registered your internal profile, a password is required to log in for the first time. To obtain your password, please contact the  Internal Jobs Help Desk at 604-875-7264 or 1-855-875-7264 . Please note regular business hours are Monday – Friday (excluding stats), 8:30am to 4:30pm. For inquiries outside of regular business hours, please email the Internal Jobs Help Desk at internaljobshelpu@phsa.ca and a Help Desk Representative will contact you the next business day.
Provincial Health Services Authority
Apr 09, 2020
Part time
A New Model of Health Care Correctional Health Services (CHS) is an integral part of British Columbia’s health care system and the newest service of BC Mental Health & Substance Use Services, an agency of the Provincial Health Services Authority. We provide health services at all 10 Correctional Centres across British Columbia. Working alongside other health care experts on a supportive and inter-professional team, you will provide quality care for clients and help them live an active life during their time in custody and as they reintegrate into the community. We are looking for talented RNs, LPNs, and RPNs to join our team at the  Okanagan Correctional Centre in Oliver, BC  to help us improve access to primary health care as well as mental health and substance use support for clients in correctional centres. This new model of health care provides the opportunity for you to grow your expertise as a primary care nurse in an environment where you’re supported from day one, and where leaders and colleagues across disciplines will have your back. Be part of a team where you can live and work in your community, positively influence an incarcerated individual’s journey down a new path, and see the difference you can make as you serve the diverse populations of the BC Corrections system. Click on the link below to see what it's like to work at Correctional Health Services! https://youtu.be/gxlRP0dnKYA Click on the below link to hear from a new grad's perspective of working at Correctional Health Services! https://youtu.be/7SNw8LD7AHo Generous relocation packages may be available. Apply for a position with us today by clicking on the  “Apply Now”  button where you can register for the first time or enter your username and password in order to re-access your profile on our system. Applications will be accepted until positions are filled. For more information contact us at  chsrecruitment@phsa.ca . PHSA together with BC Mental Health and Substance Use Services (BCMHSUS) took on  responsibility for the delivery of health care services in BC Corrections facilities in October 2017. PHSA is mandated to improve the quality and continuity of care for clients across the province during their time in correctional facilities and as they reintegrate into the community. This will help to improve access to primary health care, as well as mental health and substance use supports, key needs that have been identified not just in BC, but internationally. The Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) plans, manages and evaluates selected specialty and province wide health care services across BC, working with the five geographic health authorities to deliver province-wide solutions that improve the health of British Columbians. PHSA embodies values that reflect a commitment to excellence. These include:  Respect people • Be compassionate • Dare to innovate • Cultivate partnerships • Serve with purpose   PHSA is committed to employment equity and hires on the basis of merit. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals, including Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities.
Provincial Health Services Authority
Apr 09, 2020
Part time
PHSA together with BC Mental Health and Substance Use Services (BCMHSUS) took on responsibility for the delivery of health care services in BC Corrections facilities in October 2017. PHSA is mandated to improve the quality and continuity of care for clients across the province during their time in correctional facilities and as they reintegrate into the community. This will help to improve access to primary health care, as well as mental health and substance use supports for inmates, key needs that have been identified not just in BC, but internationally. The Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) plans, manages and evaluates selected specialty and province wide health care services across BC, working with the five geographic health authorities to deliver province-wide solutions that improve the health of British Columbians. PHSA embodies values that reflect a commitment to excellence. These include:  Respect people • Be compassionate • Dare to innovate • Cultivate partnerships • Serve with purpose   Mental Health & Substance Use Nurse, Correctional Health Services Wage: $35.53 to $46.65 per hour Anticipated Start Date: ASAP Casual opportunities are available at: Okanagan Correctional Centre, Oliver, BC The Mental Health and Substance Use Nurse provides care and support for individuals with concurrent psychiatric and/or substance abuse/misuse disorders, homelessness and physical health needs. Provides direct health care services to clients presenting with a wide variety and complexity of acute and chronic illnesses/diseases including communicable diseases, addictions, mental health and general health issues. Performs physical, addiction and psychiatric assessments, refers clients to the physician for further examination, administers prescribed treatments and medications. Observes, monitors, evaluates and documents client progress, symptoms, and behavioral changes and performs a variety of health care interventions. Provides counselling, education and support to clients/groups using a trauma informed, motivational and health promotion approach. Works collaboratively with other members of the interdisciplinary team, the client, family and community. Performs job duties through a Trauma Informed Care Framework and Indigenous Cultural lens. Qualifications Education, Training and Experience Current practicing registration as a Registered Psychiatric Nurse or as a Registered Nurse with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP). Two 2 years’ recent experience providing acute or community health nursing care/services to clients who have concurrent psychiatric and/or substance abuse/misuse disorders or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Skills and Abilities Working knowledge of community health nursing theory including mental health and addictions, communicable diseases and practice within a client/family -centered approach. Working knowledge of CRNBC's Standards for Nursing Practice. Knowledge of the BC Mental Health Act, other facilities and community resources. Working knowledge of facilitation, mediation, and conflict resolution techniques.      Demonstrated ability to adjust to new or unexpected events Demonstrated case management, teaching/training, clinical support and consultation skills. Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing. Demonstrated  ability  to  work  both  independently  and  collaboratively  as  a  member  of  a multidisciplinary team Demonstrated skill in CPR techniques. Ability to carry out the physical demands of the job. Skilled in the use of equipment, and in the techniques appropriate for treatment. Basic  computer  literacy  to  operate  a  computerized  client  care  information  system  and  word processing, spreadsheet, Internet and e-mail software. We invite you to apply by visiting  https://jobs.phsa.ca  and search either by agency (BC Mental Health and Substance Use Services), job category or location. Click on the “ Apply Now " button where you can register for the first time or enter your Username and Password in order to re-access your profile on our system. Applications will be accepted until positions are filled. For more information about the Agency that you are interested in, please visit the website at  www.bcmhsus.ca PHSA is committed to employment equity and hires on the basis of merit. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals, including Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities.
Provincial Health Services Authority
Apr 09, 2020
Part time
L icensed Practical Nurse, Correctional Health Services Casual Wage: $28.15 to $32.02 per hour Fraser Regional Correctional Centre, Maple Ridge, BC Anticipated Start Date: ASAP PHSA together with BC Mental Health and Substance Use Services (BCMHSUS) took on responsibility for the delivery of health care services in BC Corrections facilities in October 2017. PHSA is mandated to improve the quality and continuity of care for clients across the province during their time in correctional facilities and as they reintegrate into the community. This will help to improve access to primary health care, as well as mental health and substance use support for inmates; key needs that have been identified not just in BC, but internationally. The Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) plans, manages, and evaluates selected specialty and province wide health care services across BC, working with the five geographic health authorities to deliver province-wide solutions that improve the health of British Columbians. PHSA embodies values that reflect a commitment to excellence. These include:  Respect people • Be compassionate • Dare to innovate • Cultivate partnerships • Serve with purpose   What you'll do: Work collaboratively with the interprofessional team to provide health care services to patients (inmates) with physical and/or mental health, substance dependence, concurrent disorder, and chronic disease.  Identify and monitor inmates' actual and potential strengths and limitations including psychosocial, physiological, psychological, social-cultural, and spiritual needs.  Plan, implement, and evaluate nursing care within an interprofessional clinical framework in accordance with Standards of Practice for the Licensed Practical Nurses of British Columbia and consistent with the mission, vision, and values of the Provincial Health Services Authority and BC Mental Health & Substance Use Services as well as with established protocols.  What you bring: Graduation from a recognized program for Practical Nurses plus 1 year of experience working with offenders and/or in secure health care settings, or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. Current full practicing licensure with the with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP). Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing. Ability to deal with others effectively. Ability to organize work and follow instructions accurately. Ability to operate related equipment. Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position. What's in it for you: Every PHSA employee enables the best possible patient care for our patients and their families. Whether you are providing direct care, conducting research, or making it possible for others to do their work, you impact the lives of British Columbians today and in the future. That’s why we’re focused on your care too – offering health, wellness, development programs to support you – at work and at home.  Join one of BC’s largest employers with province-wide programs, services and operations – offering vast opportunities for growth and development. Access to more than 2,000 in-house training programs.  We invite you to apply by visiting  https://jobs.phsa.ca  and search either by agency (BC Mental Health and Substance Use Services), job category or location. Click on the “ Apply Now " button where you can register for the first time or enter your Username and Password in order to re-access your profile on our system. Click on the link below to see what it's like to work at Correctional Health Services! https://youtu.be/gxlRP0dnKYA
Provincial Health Services Authority
Apr 09, 2020
Part time
Casual Clinic Nurse, Fraser Regional Correctional Centre, Maple Ridge, BC, $35.53 to $46.65 The Clinic Nurse provides trauma informed nursing care to clients with physical or mental health needs and/or concurrent psychiatric and/or substance abuse/misuse disorders. Provides direct health care services to clients presenting with a wide variety and complexity of acute and chronic illnesses/diseases, including communicable diseases, substance dependency, and mental health and general health issues. Performs physical, substance use and psychiatric assessments, refers clients to the physician for further examination, and administers prescribed treatments and medications. Observes, monitors, evaluates, and documents client progress, symptoms, and behavioral changes and performs a variety of health care interventions. Provides education and support to clients/groups using a health promotion approach. Works collaboratively with the interdisciplinary team, other health care professionals, clients, families, and the community. Performs job duties through a Trauma Informed Care Framework and Indigenous Cultural lens. What you'll do: Provides direct trauma informed health care services to clients presenting with a wide variety and complexity of illnesses/diseases including communicable diseases, substance dependency, mental health, and general health issues. Performs physical, substance use and psychiatric assessments, collects specimens, refers clients to the physician for further examination, administers prescribed treatments and medications according to protocols and makes appropriate adjustments. Triages Health Service Requests from clients and makes appropriate treatment plan or referrals. Observes, monitors, evaluates, and documents client progress, symptoms, and behavioral changes and performs a variety of health care interventions utilizing nursing skills and medical equipment including therapeutic interventions using a variety of modalities. Initiates and facilitates discharge planning in collaboration with the interprofessional treatment team; identifies referrals to other health professionals. Provides education and support to clients and groups using a health promotion approach regarding matters such as contraception, birth control, sexually transmitted diseases, upper respiratory tract infections, urinary tract infections, and minor dermatology problems. Works collaboratively with other health care professionals, client, family, and community in the identification and resolution of health issues, cultural and language barriers, ethical dilemmas and coordination and integration of care, and makes referrals to other service providers as appropriate. What you bring: Current practicing registration as a Registered Psychiatric Nurse or as a Registered Nurse with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP). Two (2) years’ recent experience providing trauma informed acute or community health nursing care/services to patients who have a combination of physical, psychiatric and/or concurrent substance abuse/misuse disorders or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. Occupational First Aid Level 2 certification (OFA Level 3 certification for positions at the Ford Mountain Correctional Centre). Working knowledge of community health nursing theory including mental health and addictions, communicable diseases, and practice within a patient/family-centered approach. Working knowledge of CRNBC's Standards for Nursing Practice. Knowledge of the BC Mental Health Act, other facilities and community resources. Working knowledge of facilitation, mediation, and conflict resolution techniques. Demonstrated ability to adjust to new or unexpected events Demonstrated case management, teaching/training, clinical support, and consultation skills. Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing. Demonstrated ability to work both independently and collaboratively as a member of an interprofessional team Demonstrated skill in CPR techniques. Ability to carry out the physical demands of the job. Skilled in the use of equipment, and in the techniques appropriate for treatment. Basic computer literacy to operate a computerized patient care information system and word processing, spreadsheet, Internet and e-mail software. What's in it for you: Every PHSA employee enables the best possible patient care for our patients and their families. Whether you are providing direct care, conducting research, or making it possible for others to do their work, you impact the lives of British Columbians today and in the future. That’s why we’re focused on your care too – offering health, wellness, development programs to support you – at work and at home. Join one of BC’s largest employers with province-wide programs, services and operations – offering vast opportunities for growth and development. Access to more than 2,000 in-house training programs. Click on the link below to see what it's like to work at Correctional Health Services! https://youtu.be/gxlRP0dnKYA Click on the below link to hear from a new grad's perspective of working at Correctional Health Services! https://youtu.be/7SNw8LD7AHo
Provincial Health Services Authority
Apr 09, 2020
Part time
Casual Clinic Nurse, North Fraser Pretrial Centre, Port Coquitlam, BC $35.53 to $46.65 The Clinic Nurse provides trauma informed nursing care to clients with physical or mental health needs and/or concurrent psychiatric and/or substance abuse/misuse disorders. Provides direct health care services to clients presenting with a wide variety and complexity of acute and chronic illnesses/diseases, including communicable diseases, substance dependency, and mental health and general health issues. Performs physical, substance use and psychiatric assessments, refers clients to the physician for further examination, and administers prescribed treatments and medications. Observes, monitors, evaluates, and documents client progress, symptoms, and behavioral changes and performs a variety of health care interventions. Provides education and support to clients/groups using a health promotion approach. Works collaboratively with the interdisciplinary team, other health care professionals, clients, families, and the community. Performs job duties through a Trauma Informed Care Framework and Indigenous Cultural lens. What you'll do: Provides direct trauma informed health care services to clients presenting with a wide variety and complexity of illnesses/diseases including communicable diseases, substance dependency, mental health, and general health issues. Performs physical, substance use and psychiatric assessments, collects specimens, refers clients to the physician for further examination, administers prescribed treatments and medications according to protocols and makes appropriate adjustments. Triages Health Service Requests from clients and makes appropriate treatment plan or referrals. Observes, monitors, evaluates, and documents client progress, symptoms, and behavioral changes and performs a variety of health care interventions utilizing nursing skills and medical equipment including therapeutic interventions using a variety of modalities. Initiates and facilitates discharge planning in collaboration with the interprofessional treatment team; identifies referrals to other health professionals. Provides education and support to clients and groups using a health promotion approach regarding matters such as contraception, birth control, sexually transmitted diseases, upper respiratory tract infections, urinary tract infections, and minor dermatology problems. Works collaboratively with other health care professionals, client, family, and community in the identification and resolution of health issues, cultural and language barriers, ethical dilemmas and coordination and integration of care, and makes referrals to other service providers as appropriate. What you bring: Current practicing registration as a Registered Psychiatric Nurse or as a Registered Nurse with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP). Two (2) years’ recent experience providing trauma informed acute or community health nursing care/services to patients who have a combination of physical, psychiatric and/or concurrent substance abuse/misuse disorders or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. Occupational First Aid Level 2 certification (OFA Level 3 certification for positions at the Ford Mountain Correctional Centre). Working knowledge of community health nursing theory including mental health and addictions, communicable diseases, and practice within a patient/family-centered approach. Working knowledge of CRNBC's Standards for Nursing Practice. Knowledge of the BC Mental Health Act, other facilities and community resources. Working knowledge of facilitation, mediation, and conflict resolution techniques. Demonstrated ability to adjust to new or unexpected events Demonstrated case management, teaching/training, clinical support, and consultation skills. Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing. Demonstrated ability to work both independently and collaboratively as a member of an interprofessional team Demonstrated skill in CPR techniques. Ability to carry out the physical demands of the job. Skilled in the use of equipment, and in the techniques appropriate for treatment. Basic computer literacy to operate a computerized patient care information system and word processing, spreadsheet, Internet and e-mail software. What's in it for you: Every PHSA employee enables the best possible patient care for our patients and their families. Whether you are providing direct care, conducting research, or making it possible for others to do their work, you impact the lives of British Columbians today and in the future. That’s why we’re focused on your care too – offering health, wellness, development programs to support you – at work and at home. Join one of BC’s largest employers with province-wide programs, services and operations – offering vast opportunities for growth and development. Access to more than 2,000 in-house training programs. Click on the link below to see what it's like to work at Correctional Health Services! https://youtu.be/gxlRP0dnKYA Click on the below link to hear from a new grad's perspective of working at Correctional Health Services! https://youtu.be/7SNw8LD7AHo
Provincial Health Services Authority
Apr 09, 2020
Full time
Forensic Community & Liaison Nurse – Prince George Regional Forensic Clinic BC Mental Health and Substance Use Services Prince George, BC Within the context of a biopsychosocial framework and in accordance with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP) standards of professional practice and Code of Ethics, the Forensic Community & Liaison Nurse (FC&LN) works under the general direction of the Regional Clinic Manager, with the clinical guidance of a treatment team leader and access to the Professional Practice Leader, Nursing, as part of a multidisciplinary forensic psychiatric community mental health team to provide a defined range of community forensic mental health nursing services to Mentally Disordered individuals in conflict with the law and to clients who are referred to Forensic Psychiatric Regional Programs. The FC&LN carries out nursing psychiatric/psychological assessments and treatment services to adults who are subject to a legal order for criminal offences (probation, bail, provincial parole, conditional sentence); provides assertive case coordination services to high-risk mentally disordered offenders, and supervisees; and coordinates services to adults found Not Criminally Responsible due to Mental Disorder (NCRMD) or Unfit to Stand Trial.  What you’ll do Conduct initial intake and ongoing biopsychosocial nursing psychiatric assessments including current mental status examinations, general assessments of physical health, special needs/precautions, and complete all related assessment tools as per policy. Identify, develop and implement an Integrated Treatment Plan (ITP) based on the evaluation of clinical risk and need through the completion of the Short-term Assessment of Risk & Treatability (START). Ensure the Regional Clinic Manager is informed of emerging problems, unusual circumstances, plans of action, and legal issues concerning assigned clients. Screen to determine whether referral to or liaison with other agencies is required and whether appropriate community options exist. Provide community case coordination and advocacy services for clients by methods such as communicating and monitoring client contacts with mental health teams, private psychiatrists, family physicians, probation, other specialists, and social service agencies that are involved in the provision of services to the client to ensure continuity of care and sharing of pertinent information; establishing and maintaining excellent working relationships with all resources; communicating closely with treating psychiatrists/psychologists to ensure ongoing evaluation and effective treatment; and working in collaboration with other community resources to meet the client’s need for assistance including financial, housing, medical and psychiatric care, substance abuse intervention, family support, employment/skills training opportunities, life skills training, transportation, and prosocial/recreational programs. Provide nursing services, information and support, and short-term, time-limited follow-up as required by methods such as addressing immediate social or mental health needs, providing counseling/therapeutic support to individual clients and their families, and acting as a group co-facilitator as required; assisting with finding shelter, food, financial assistance, medication or referral to other appropriate resources; administering medications and assessing their effectiveness, monitoring client for presence of side effects such as extrapyramidal symptoms (EPS), tardive dyskinesia and other movement disorders related to psychoactive medications, providing information on medication management, including teaching the client about benefits and possible side effects; and giving advice and information about mental illness, personality disorders, range of treatment options available, court process, community options, and resources and education on mental illness. What you bring Diploma in Nursing or Psychiatric Nursing. Two (2) years’ recent, related experience working with individuals in the community with severe and persistent psychiatric illness. Current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP). Valid BC Drivers License. Local area travel may require the use of a personal vehicle. Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Certificate. Broad knowledge of nursing theory and Forensic Psychiatric Nursing practice. Broad knowledge of British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP) standards of professional practice and Code of Ethics. Broad knowledge of other facilities and community resources. Broad knowledge of other health care disciplines and their role in client care. Broad knowledge of Bill C30 and the Provincial Court system. Broad knowledge of psychopharmacology (indications and side-effects). You have: Demonstrated ability in nursing practice related to assessment of behaviour, risk and in assisting clients to regain/improve their coping abilities. Demonstrated ability to conduct biopsychosocial psychiatric assessments, provide treatment planning, and to apply knowledge of theory and practice to a case management process. Demonstrated ability to assess clients’ responses to care and to respond appropriately. Demonstrated ability to adjust to new or unexpected events and to problem solve. Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, with clients and their families, colleagues, physicians, and other health care staff. Demonstrated listening and information seeking skills that promote communication and lead to a co-operative approach to problem solving within a multidisciplinary setting. Demonstrated ability to work both independently and collaboratively as a member of a multidisciplinary team. Demonstrated ability to deal effectively with conflict situations, manage aggressive behaviour and use non-violent crisis intervention and behavioural management techniques. Demonstrated ability to establish workload priorities in collaboration with others in a complex health care environment. Demonstrated ability to provide leadership, work direction, and effective consultation. Demonstrated ability to teach, demonstrate and coach clients and co-workers both one-on-one and in groups. Demonstrated skill in CPR techniques. Basic computer literacy to operate a computerized client care information system and word processing, Internet and e-mail software. Ability to operate related equipment. Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position. What’s in it for you Every PHSA employee enables the best possible patient care for our patients and their families. Whether you are providing direct care, conducting research, or making it possible for others to do their work, you impact the lives of British Columbians today and in the future. That’s why we’re focused on your care too – offering health, wellness, development programs to support you – at work and at home. Join one of BC’s largest employers with province-wide programs, services and operations – offering vast opportunities for growth and development. Access to more than 2,000 in-house training programs. Enjoy a comprehensive benefits package, including municipal pension plan. 12 annual statutory holidays with generous vacation entitlement and accruement. Perks include onsite fitness classes and discounts to 350 BC-wide recreational programs, travel, technology, car and bike sharing, and more. Job Type: Temporary Full-Time (To July 2021) Wage: $35.61-$46.50 hourly Location: 2nd Floor, 1584-7th Avenue, Prince George, BC Applications will be accepted until position is filled Hours of Work: 0830-1630 Monday-Friday Requisition # 91120 What we do BC Mental Health & Substance Use Services (BCMHSUS)  bcmhsus.ca , part of the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) cares for people with complex mental health and substance use challenges. PHSA  plans, coordinates and evaluates specialized health services with the BC health authorities to provide equitable and cost-effective health care for people throughout the province. Our values reflect our commitment to excellence and include: Respect people – Be compassionate – Dare to innovate – Cultivate partnerships – Serve with purpose. Learn more about PHSA and our programs:  jobs.phsa.ca/programs-and-services PHSA is committed to employment equity and hires on the basis of merit, encouraging all qualified individuals to apply. We recognize that our ability to provide the best care for our diverse patient populations relies on a rich diversity of skills, knowledge, backgrounds and experiences, and value a safe, inclusive and welcoming environment. ATTN: PHSA Employees: To be considered as a PHSA employee (internal applicant) for this position,  you must apply online via your internal profile at  http://internaljobs.phsa.ca Please note the internal job posting will no longer be accessible after the expiry date of  January 12, 2020 . If the internal posting has expired, please contact the Internal Jobs Help Desk and advise that you would like to be considered as a late internal applicant for this position.  Please do not apply for the external job posting. If you have not registered your internal profile, a temporary password is required to log in for the first time. To obtain your temporary password, please contact the  Internal Jobs Help Desk at 604-875-7264 or 1-855-875-7264 . Please note regular business hours are Monday – Friday (excluding stats), 8:30am to 4:30pm. For inquiries outside of regular business hours, please email the Internal Jobs Help Desk at internaljobshelpu@phsa.ca and a Help Desk Representative will contact you the next business day.
Provincial Health Services Authority
Apr 09, 2020
Part time
Licensed Practical Nurse, Correctional Health Services Casual Wage: $28.15 to $32.02 per hour Prince George Regional Correctional Centre, Prince George, BC Anticipated Start Date: ASAP PHSA together with BC Mental Health and Substance Use Services (BCMHSUS) took on responsibility for the delivery of health care services in BC Corrections facilities in October 2017. PHSA is mandated to improve the quality and continuity of care for clients across the province during their time in correctional facilities and as they reintegrate into the community. This will help to improve access to primary health care, as well as mental health and substance use support for inmates; key needs that have been identified not just in BC, but internationally. The Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) plans, manages, and evaluates selected specialty and province wide health care services across BC, working with the five geographic health authorities to deliver province-wide solutions that improve the health of British Columbians. PHSA embodies values that reflect a commitment to excellence. These include:  Respect people • Be compassionate • Dare to innovate • Cultivate partnerships • Serve with purpose   What you'll do: Work collaboratively with the interprofessional team to provide health care services to patients (inmates) with physical and/or mental health, substance dependence, concurrent disorder, and chronic disease.  Identify and monitor inmates' actual and potential strengths and limitations including psychosocial, physiological, psychological, social-cultural, and spiritual needs.  Plan, implement, and evaluate nursing care within an interprofessional clinical framework in accordance with Standards of Practice for the Licensed Practical Nurses of British Columbia and consistent with the mission, vision, and values of the Provincial Health Services Authority and BC Mental Health & Substance Use Services as well as with established protocols. What you bring: Graduation from a recognized program for Practical Nurses plus 1 year of experience working with offenders and/or in secure health care settings, or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. Current full practicing licensure with the with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP). Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing. Ability to deal with others effectively. Ability to organize work and follow instructions accurately. Ability to operate related equipment. Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position. What's in it for you: Every PHSA employee enables the best possible patient care for our patients and their families. Whether you are providing direct care, conducting research, or making it possible for others to do their work, you impact the lives of British Columbians today and in the future. That’s why we’re focused on your care too – offering health, wellness, development programs to support you – at work and at home.  Join one of BC’s largest employers with province-wide programs, services and operations – offering vast opportunities for growth and development. Access to more than 2,000 in-house training programs.  We invite you to apply by visiting  https://jobs.phsa.ca  and search either by agency (BC Mental Health and Substance Use Services), job category or location. Click on the “ Apply Now " button where you can register for the first time or enter your Username and Password in order to re-access your profile on our system. Click on the link below to see what it's like to work at Correctional Health Services! https://youtu.be/gxlRP0dnKYA
Provincial Health Services Authority
Apr 09, 2020
Part time
Surgical Suite Casual Opportunities (Monday to Friday daytime hours) Wage $34.83 – $45.73 Hourly 600 West 10th Ave Vancouver BC What you will do: This invaluable role will find you using your patient care experience and clinical knowledge to provide perioperative care to surgical patients, as well as nursing care that ensures patients and their families are aware of the spectrum of services at the Centre and in the community. You will be called upon to function as a scrub and circulator nurse during special procedures. You will further function as a member of our health team to identify patient needs and communicate patient-related information in order to maintain efficiency and interpretation of the treatment plan. What you bring: The ideal candidate is a graduate of an accredited School of Nursing and current registered RN with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP), or eligible. Extensive clinical knowledge regarding intra-operative care, as well as current CPR Level C certification should form a solid core for your continued success. You possess a bachelor’s degree in Nursing and preferably have graduated from an  Operating Room post-diploma program , or have an equivalent combination of education and experience. Click on the link below to see what it's like to be part of this dynamic team! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l10sVCb12W4 Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. We invite you to apply by clicking on the  "Apply Online Now"  button where you can register for the first time or enter your Username and Password in order to re-access your profile on our system. What we do BC Cancer ( bccancer.bc.ca ) is part of the  Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA.)  PHSA provides specialty health care services across BC. Our values reflect our commitment to excellence and include:  Respect People ● Be compassionate ● Dare to innovate ● Cultivate partnerships ● Serve with purpose. Learn more about PHSA:  jobs.phsa.ca/family-brands PHSA is committed to employment equity and hires on the basis of merit, encouraging all qualified individuals to apply. We recognize that our ability to provide the best care for our diverse patient populations relies on a rich diversity of skills, knowledge, backgrounds and experiences, and value a safe, inclusive and welcoming environment.
Provincial Health Services Authority
Apr 09, 2020
Part time
Casual Opportunities Monday to Friday with occasional Saturdays, daytime hours Play a pivotal role helping patients fight cancer. Use your expertise to support people facing some of life’s biggest challenges. Help us maintain the highest patient survival rate in Canada. Use state-of-the-art technology and the latest, evidence-based treatments. Be a respected member of Canada's collaborative leading oncology clinical teams. Grow your career through continuing education, ongoing professional development, and certification programs. Participate in research and clinical trials. Find work-life balance with Monday-Friday, daytime shifts. Qualifications You are a graduate of an accredited school of nursing and have: Current practicing registration as a Registered Nurse with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP), Current CPR (Level C) certification and One (1) year of recent related experience OR An equivalent combination of education, training and experience  You also have a proven ability to set priorities and organize patient care.   Watch this video to learn more about being a nurse at BC Cancer .   If this sounds like you, apply now!  About Us BC Cancer ( bccancer.bc.ca ) is part of the  Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA.)   PHSA provides specialty health care services across BC. Our values reflect our commitment to excellence and include:  Respect People ● Be compassionate ● Dare to innovate ● Cultivate partnerships ● Serve with purpose. Learn more about PHSA:  jobs.phsa.ca/family-brands We hire on the basis of merit and encourage all qualified applicants to apply. We recognize that our ability to provide the best care for our diverse patient populations relies on a rich diversity of skills, knowledge, backgrounds and experiences. We strive to create a safe and welcoming environment where everyone can come to work and be their best, authentic self. Wage: $34.83 - $45.73 per hour Casual on Call  (Monday to Friday) 1215 Lethbridge St, Prince George, BC
Provincial Health Services Authority
Apr 09, 2020
Full time
BC WOMEN’S HOSPITAL IS SEEKING EXPERIENCED NICU REGISTERED NURSES! BC Women’s Hospital  Neonatal Program  provides advanced neonatal care within a model of integrated patient and family centered care. Located in the Teck Acute Care Centre on the BC Children’s & BC Women’s Hospital campus, the  Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)  features 70 private rooms designed for our tiny patients and their families with 12 of these special rooms dedicated to allow mothers to receive care alongside their newborns. What you’ll do: Our nurses are assigned and provide optimal care in the following areas: Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU):  BC Women’s largest NICU is the only quaternary referral center for the province and is the largest tertiary NICU in the province, providing specialized neonatal intensive care for the most critically ill and newborns with complex medical needs in BC and Yukon. Mother Baby Care (MBC):  A unique pod in the NICU and the first of its kind in all of Canada for mothers who give birth at BC Women’s Hospital and newborns who require intensive observation/care. Mothers in MBC receive postpartum care in the same room as the newborns receive care by neonatal specialists. What’s in it for you: At BC Women’s Hospital, we are committed to your success. You will experience a customized orientation designed to support your transition to BC’s largest NICU that includes: Onsite Orientation Days Skills days Meet & Greet with the NICU interdisciplinary Team Acute Care Workshops Flexible shift switching guidelines Postparturm training to support our Mother Baby Care (MBC) pod What you bring: Graduated from an approved program of Nursing Education Current practicing registration as a Registered Nurse with the BC College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP) Current adult CPR and Newborn Resuscitation Certification One (1) year of experience  in a neonatal intensive care unit caring for Level III tertiary care patients in the last two years  or  Completion of BCIT Neonatal Nursing Course diploma or equivalent program We welcome applicants from across Canada and Internationally. * * For details about this role, relocation assistance eligibility or work visa support, please contact Veronica Wong, Talent Acquisition Advisor for more details:  veronica.wong@phsa.ca BC Women’s Hospital is part of the Provincial Health Authority. Every PHSA employee enables the best possible patient care for our patients and their families. Whether you are providing direct care, conducting research, or making it possible for others to do their work, you impact the lives of British Columbians today and in the future. That’s why we’re focused on your care too – offering health, wellness, development programs to support you – at work and at home. Join one of BC’s largest employers with province-wide programs, services and operations – offering vast opportunities for growth and development. Access to more than 2,000 in-house training programs. Enjoy a comprehensive benefits package, including municipal pension plan. 12 annual statutory holidays with generous vacation entitlement and accruement. Perks include onsite fitness classes and discounts to 350 BC-wide recreational programs, travel, technology, car and bike sharing, and more. About Us: BC Women’s Hospital & Health Centre (BCW)  is the only facility in British Columbia devoted primarily to the health of women, newborns and families. It provides a broad range of specialized women’s health services that address the health needs of women of all ages and backgrounds. BC Women’s is one of the largest maternity facilities in Canada, with over 7,000 births a year, and is both the major primary and secondary maternity services provider in the Lower Mainland and the cornerstone of the provincial tertiary care system. As an academic health centre, BCW’s mandate includes providing strong leadership in research and the education and professional development of health care professionals in areas related to the health of the populations we serve. BCW is a program of the  Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA),  which plans, manages and evaluates selected specialty and province-wide health care services across BC. PHSA embodies values that reflect a commitment to excellence .  These include:  Respect people  •  Be compassionate  •  Dare to innovate •  Cultivate partnerships  •  Serve with purpose . For more information about  BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre , please visit:  www.bcwomens.ca For more information on all PHSA nursing opportunities, please visit:  http://jobs.phsa.ca/nursing .  PHSA is committed to employment equity and hires on the basis of merit. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals, including Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities.
Provincial Health Services Authority
Apr 09, 2020
Full time
Registered Nurse - Labour & Delivery (Birthing) Unit BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre Full-Time Opportunities A new life. A new beginning. A new opportunity to use the skills and expertise you have gained throughout the years to make a real difference in the lives of new children and new mothers. It all begins here … at BC Women’s Hospital & Health Centre.  Come join and be part of the Birthing Unit team as it transforms and supports the future of women and newborn care. You have:   Graduation from an approved program of Nursing Education Current practicing registration as a Registered Nurse with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP) Recent (2) years of related experience in perinatal nursing or an equivalent combination of education and experience Completion of BCIT’s Perinatal Theory 1 course  Current CPR and/or Newborn Resuscitation Certification (NRP) Breastfeeding course, minimum 6 hours, in the last 2 years What's in it for you: A comprehensive orientation program Opportunity to work collaboratively with an interdisciplinary team of health care professionals Ongoing education and support to enhance your nursing practice  We welcome applicants from across Canada and Internationally. ** For details about this role, relocation assistance eligibility,  please contact Veronica Wong, Talent Acquisition Advisor for more details:  veronica.wong@phsa.ca Every PHSA employee enables the best possible patient care for our patients and their families. Whether you are providing direct care, conducting research, or making it possible for others to do their work, you impact the lives of British Columbians today and in the future. That’s why we’re focused on your care too – offering health, wellness, development programs to support you – at work and at home. Join one of BC’s largest employers with province-wide programs, services and operations – offering vast opportunities for growth and development. Access to more than 2,000 in-house training programs. Enjoy a comprehensive benefits package, including municipal pension plan. 12 annual statutory holidays with generous vacation entitlement and accruement. Perks include onsite fitness classes and discounts to 350 BC-wide recreational programs, travel, technology, car and bike sharing, and more. Regular Full Time  BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre, Vancouver Hours of work: Rotation (12 hours shifts)  About Us: BC Women’s Hospital & Health Centre (BCW)  is the only facility in British Columbia devoted primarily to the health of women, newborns and families. It provides a broad range of specialized women’s health services that address the health needs of women of all ages and backgrounds. BC Women’s is one of the largest maternity facilities in Canada, with over 7,000 births a year, and is both the major primary and secondary maternity services provider in the Lower Mainland and the cornerstone of the provincial tertiary care system. As an academic health centre, BCW’s mandate includes providing strong leadership in research and the education and professional development of health care professionals in areas related to the health of the populations we serve. BCW is a program of the  Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA),  which plans, manages and evaluates selected specialty and province-wide health care services across BC. PHSA embodies values that reflect a commitment to excellence. These include:  Respect people • Be compassionate • Dare to innovate• Cultivate partnerships • Serve with purpose For more information about BC Women's Hospital & Women's Health Centre, please visit:  www.bcwomens.ca For more information on all PHSA nursing opportunities, please visit:  http://jobs.phsa.ca/nursing PHSA is committed to employment equity and hires on the basis of merit. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals, including Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities.
Provincial Health Services Authority
Apr 07, 2020
Part time
Registered Nurse / Registered Psychiatric Nurse - Looking Glass Residence, BC Children's Hospital Casual Opportunities Available Wage: $35.54-$46.65 per hour Location: 4116 Angus Drive, Vancouver BC Hours of Work: 0700-1900; 1900-0700 Help children and youth dealing with eating disorders. What you’ll do Working as part of an inter-professional team and within an evidence-based, trauma- informed model of care, support all aspects of therapeutic care of patients with behavioral, emotional, and psychiatric presentations and their families/caregivers. Provide and coordinate nursing care services such as patient assessment, patient and family teaching, and health promotion activities for mental health patients and their families. Ensure patient records are current and complete. Plan and provide direct patient care. Identify and meet your own learning needs. Participate in staff and student orientation and continuing education by preceptoring and role-modelling. Explain the theoretical rationale for nursing decisions. Contribute information as a member of the health care team. Promote the implementation and evaluation of nursing research and quality monitoring activities as directed by participating in nursing committees, and by keeping current through attendance at education and in-service opportunities. What you bring Graduated from an approved School of Nursing Current practicing registration as an RN or RPN with the BC College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP.) One (1) year of recent, related clinical experience working within a child and/or youth mental health setting relevant to the service area within the BC Children’s Mental Health Program or an equivalent combination of education, training or experience. Knowledge of the diagnosis and treatment of behavioral, social, emotional and mental health/psychiatric problems in children and youth; subspecialty areas such as Eating Disorders, Neuropsychiatry, etc. Broad knowledge of trauma-informed practice including collaborative problem solving. Knowledge of child and youth developmental theory. You have the ability to: Communicate effectively, verbally and in writing. Relate effectively to children/adolescents and their families. Participate as a member of the multidisciplinary care team, work independently, and be a nursing resource. Adjust to unexpected events, problem-solve, and deal with conflict. Demonstrate effective CPR techniques. What’s in it for you Every PHSA employee enables the best possible patient care for our patients and their families. Whether you are providing direct care, conducting research, or making it possible for others to do their work, you impact the lives of British Columbians today and in the future. That’s why we’re focused on your care too – offering health, wellness, development programs to support you – at work and at home. Join one of BC’s largest employers with province-wide programs, services and operations – offering vast opportunities for growth and development. Access to more than 2,000 in-house training programs. Enjoy a comprehensive benefits package, including municipal pension plan. 12 annual statutory holidays with generous vacation entitlement and accruement. Perks include onsite fitness classes and discounts to 350 BC-wide recreational programs, travel, technology, car and bike sharing, and more. What we do Looking Glass Residence  lookingglassbc.com/residential-care  is a 14-bed residential treatment facility for young men and women aged 16 to 24, with anorexia, bulimia, binge-eating, and other eating disorders.   Looking Glass Residence is part of the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA). PHSA provides specialized health services to British Columbians, including cancer care, organ transplantation, pediatrics, emergency services, mental health and substance use services. Our values reflect our commitment to excellence and include: Respect people – Be compassionate – Dare to innovate – Cultivate partnerships – Serve with purpose. Learn more about PHSA and our programs:  https://jobs.phsa.ca/programs-and-services PHSA is committed to employment equity and hires on the basis of merit, encouraging all qualified individuals to apply. We recognize that our ability to provide the best care for our diverse patient populations relies on a rich diversity of skills, knowledge, backgrounds and experiences, and value a safe, inclusive and welcoming environment.
Provincial Health Services Authority
Apr 07, 2020
Full time
Pediatric Oncology/Hematology/Bone Marrow Transplant Nurse BC Children's Hospital  Temporary Full-Time Opportunities   Use your skills to help children with cancer (and their families) get through some of the most challenging times in their lives. As a nurse in our   Oncology/Hematology/Bone Marrow Transplant team,  you will have a lifelong impact on countless families while working in the state-of-the-art, Teck Acute Care Centre. You will also be supported in growing professionally. You can Take advantage of training in advanced oncology nursing care, biotherapy and chemotherapy administration, and/or bone marrow transplantation, Take on leadership roles, subspecialty nurse clinician roles, or work in the apheresis program Our care team is known for its culture of collaboration, mutual respect, and compassionate family-centred care. Join us in transforming child health in BC.  Relocation assistance of up to $2,500 may be available. You have: Current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP) and One year recent related experience in pediatrics and/or an equivalent combination of education and experience. If this sounds like you, apply now! About us BC Children’s Hospital is part of the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA.) PHSA provides specialized health services to British Columbians, including cancer care, organ transplantation, pediatrics, emergency services, mental health and substance use services, and more.   Our values reflect our commitment to excellence   and include:   Patients first – Respect people – Be compassionate – Dare to innovate - Cultivate partnerships – Serve with purpose.   Learn more about PHSA and our programs:   https://jobs.phsa.ca/family-brands We hire on the basis of merit and encourage all qualified applicants to apply. We recognize that our ability to provide the best care for our diverse patient populations relies on a rich diversity of skills, knowledge, backgrounds and experiences. We strive to create a safe and welcoming environment where everyone can come to work and be their best, authentic self. Temporary Fulltime for one year 4500 Oak Street Vancouver, BC
Provincial Health Services Authority
Apr 07, 2020
Full time
Registered Nurse, Pediatric Intensive Care (PICU)  Regular Full Time Opportunities  Hiring for September 2020 and January 2021 Special Care, Special Skills, Special Team  Make a difference each and every day! Watch our nursing team in action:  https://youtu.be/m6iHzb0o6FA The  Teck Acute Care Centre  is the heart of the BC Children’s Hospital and the flagship for the transformation of child health in BC. The Centre includes a state-of-the-art facility featuring bright, modern single occupant patient rooms, access to natural light and rooftop gardens that focuses on patient and family centred care. The Hudson Family Pediatric Intensive Care Unit has 28 private patient rooms. These large, spacious rooms provide more space for equipment and large teams of health providers to care for our young patients and their family to be present throughout their care. BC Children's is committed to your supporting the development of your ongoing professional practice  We offer: The opportunity to collaborate and be part of a multi-disciplinary team of health care professionals commited to the best care for our young patients in the Province of BC A comprehensive orientation program with a specialized career pathway in critical care Enrollment in an employer paid  24 month Advanced Pediatric Critical Care Program at BCIT to further enhance their critical care nursing skills  Opportunity to work in a state of the art facility designed for the comfort of our patients and families The benefit of being part of BC Children’s Hospital, a leader in general and specialized pediatric services in Canada and is the province’s foremost teaching and research facility for child health  You must have:  Completed a certified nursing program Current registration / eligibility with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP) CPR Training – Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) – Level 1 One year of nursing experience in critical care specialty  Regular Full time Schedule: Rotating 12 hours shifts Location: Vancouver, BC We welcome applicants from across Canada and Internationally. ** For details about this role, relocation assistance eligibility or work visa support, please contact Veronica Wong, Talent Acquisition Advisor for more details:  veronica.wong@phsa.ca About Us: BC Children's Hospital (BCCH ) cares for the province's most acutely ill or injured children and youth, provides developmental and rehabilitation services to children and youth throughout BC, and offers a broad range of health services. Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children (SHHC), a leading provincial facility offering specialized services to children and youth with developmental disabilities from birth to age 17, works collaboratively with BCCH. SHHC focuses on the child and their family while supporting health care professionals in their community. BCCH also operates a wide number of specialized health programs, is a leading acute care teaching facility, and conducts research to advance health and care through the BC Children’s Hospital Research Institute and in partnership with the University of British Columbia BCCH is part of the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) which plans, manages and evaluates specialty and province-wide health care services across BC. PHSA embodies values that reflect a commitment to excellence. These include: Respect people • Be compassionate • Dare to innovate • Cultivate partnerships • Serve with purpose About PHSA : Every PHSA employee enables the best possible patient care for our patients and their families. Whether you are providing direct care, conducting research, or making it possible for others to do their work, you impact the lives of British Columbians today and in the future. That’s why we’re focused on your care too – offering health, wellness, development programs to support you – at work and at home. Join one of BC’s largest employers with province-wide programs, services and operations – offering vast opportunities for growth and development. Access to more than 2,000 in-house training programs. Enjoy a comprehensive benefits package, including municipal pension plan. 12 annual statutory holidays with generous vacation entitlement and accruement. Perks include onsite fitness classes and discounts to 350 BC-wide recreational programs, travel, technology, car and bike sharing, and more. For more information about  BC Children's Hospital ,  please visit:   www.bcchildrens.ca . For more information on all PHSA nursing opportunities, please visit:  http://jobs.phsa.ca/nursing .
Provincial Health Services Authority
Apr 07, 2020
Full time
Nurse Clinician Case Manager – Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children Initiate, facilitate and coordinate health care plans in collaboration with families, health professionals and community professionals/agencies for children with complex medical conditions living in their home communities. Activities include intake and referral triaging, coordinating and facilitating teaching and support for  children/youth and their families, and liaising with acute care and community agencies. What you’ll do Initiate and coordinate assessments; respond to child/youth, family, health care teams, community professionals/agencies and service provider enquiries, providing anticipatory guidance and case management. Participate in and oversee the coordination of community care throughout the child/youth’s health journey with the program. Actively engage in ongoing assessments to determine continued eligibility and level of services. Assess and develop a health care plan that optimally supports the child/youth in their home community. Facilitate re-direction for children/youth/families to other community resources as applicable. Collaborate with other members of the health care team to promote and support holistic family-centered care in the child/youth’s community setting. Provide supportive case management to families by ensuring continued communication and partnership in the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of the health care plan throughout the care continuum as well as advocacy, information regarding program, team, or community health and educational resources, and referrals to appropriate community services and/or agencies What you bring Graduation from an approved School of Nursing. Current practicing registration as an RN with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP). Three (3) years’ recent, related and progressively responsible experience in tertiary pediatric nursing or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. CPR Training – Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) – Level I. Valid BC Driver’s License and access to vehicle and ability to travel. Knowledge of community based services for children with complex medical conditions. Comprehensive knowledge of the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP) standards for Nursing Practice. Comprehensive skill and expertise in tertiary pediatric services and related issues. Excellent communication skills, both oral and written. Strong leadership and organizational skills. Strong computer skills, including Excel, Word and PowerPoint and Internet Browsers. You have the ability to: Relate effectively to children and their families, dealing effectively with those experiencing stress and/or in crisis. Collaborate and work effectively as a member of an interdisciplinary care team and function as a nursing resource. Identify and resolve problems using therapeutic communication strategies. Work independently to organise and prioritise multiple tasks. Physically perform the duties of the job. What’s in it for you Every PHSA employee enables the best possible patient care for our patients and their families. Whether you are providing direct care, conducting research, or making it possible for others to do their work, you impact the lives of British Columbians today and in the future. That’s why we’re focused on your care too – offering health, wellness, development programs to support you – at work and at home. Join one of BC’s largest employers with province-wide programs, services and operations – offering vast opportunities for growth and development. Access to more than 2,000 in-house training programs. Enjoy a comprehensive benefits package, including municipal pension plan. 12 annual statutory holidays with generous vacation entitlement and accruement. Flexible work options including flextime, work locations and job sharing (eligibility will vary) Perks include onsite fitness classes and discounts to 350 BC-wide recreational programs, travel, technology, car and bike sharing, and more. Job Type: Temporary Full-Time (to October 2020) Wage: $41.42-$50.77 per hour Location: 3644 Slocan St, Vancouver BC Applications will be accepted until the position is filled Hours of Work: 0830-1630 Monday-Friday Requisition # 92596 What we do Sunny Hill Health Centre (SHHC)  bcchildrens.ca/our-services/sunny-hill-health-centre  provides specialized development and rehabilitation to B.C. children and youth and their families. Provincial Health Services Authority ( PHSA ) plans, coordinates and evaluates specialized health services with the BC health authorities to provide equitable and cost-effective health care for people throughout the province. Our values reflect our commitment to excellence and include: Respect people – Be compassionate – Dare to innovate – Cultivate partnerships – Serve with purpose. Learn more about PHSA and our programs:  jobs.phsa.ca/programs-and-services PHSA is committed to employment equity and hires on the basis of merit, encouraging all qualified individuals to apply. We recognize that our ability to provide the best care for our diverse patient populations relies on a rich diversity of skills, knowledge, backgrounds and experiences, and value a safe, inclusive and welcoming environment.