Registered Nurse, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)

  • Provincial Health Services Authority
  • Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • Jun 25, 2018
Full time

Job Description

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 an agency 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. 

 

Come join BC Women's NICU team and be part of a team that delivers the highest level of life-saving care.

 

BC Women’s Hospital’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at the new Teck Acute Care Centre is the first of its kind in North America to redesign the model of care – so mothers and their babies can receive treatment in the same room, from the same nurse. It features 70 private rooms designed for our tiny patients and their families. 10 of these special rooms are dedicated to allow mothers to receive care alongside their newborns.

 

Registered Nurse – Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

Regular & Temporary Full-Time Opportunities Available for August 2018

BC Women’s Hospital, Teck Acute Care Centre 

Vancouver, BC

 

Qualifications 

Education, Training, and Experience

  • Graduate from an approved program of Nursing Education.
  • Current practicing registration as a Registered Nurse with the College of Registered Nurses of British Columbia (CRNBC).
  • 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 offer ongoing educational opportunities and a comprehensive benefits package. Relocation assistance of up to $5,000 may be available.

 

If you are ready to explore a nursing career and a future where all women and families receive the best possible care, we invite you to apply by visiting our website and 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.  

 

To learn more about these exciting opportunities please contact: Veronica Wong, Talent Adviser

604-875-7291 or email: veronica.wong@phsa.ca

 

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.

Job Category

Registered Nurse