Registered Nurse, CCU, ICU, Cardiac Stepdown, High Acuity (ICU) - PAH

  • Fraser Health
  • Jun 30, 2020
Full time

Job Description

Do you have a passion for nursing? Are you wondering what it’s like to work with a dedicated and expert team of health care providers in the Intensive Care Unit?

We are seeking a Registered Nurse with a real dedication for delivering compassionate care to join our Intensive Care Unit at Peace Arch Hospital.

Fraser Health is one of Canada's largest and fastest growing health authorities. With over 25,000 employees, 2,500 physicians and nearly 6,500 volunteers, we serve more than 1.6 million people - over one third of the entire population in British Columbia.

Twelve acute care hospitals, BC’s first dedicated outpatient care and surgery centre and a wide range of services in public health, home health, mental health and residential care facilities - all within Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley. Known as one of the most desirable place to live in the world, these dynamic communities along with inspiring scenery and easy access to an abundance of outdoor activities provide an amazing quality of life.

We have a positive and compassionate work environment where you can bring your real passion for critical care nursing to the role and be part of our fast fast-growing team. Fraser Health is experiencing unprecedented growth. Critical Care is one of 13 clinical service programs provided through an integrated network of community, intermediate, and tertiary services to Fraser Health patients who are critically ill.

Build on your career experience by:

  • Planning, evaluating and delivering care to a variety of critically ill patients
  • Collaborating with patients and their families/care givers in developing the care plan
  • Partnering with members of the interprofessional care team in the provision of person-centered care
  • Participating in quality improvement activities and research by identifying patient care issues
  • Guiding patients and families/care givers about illness prevention, health restoration and health maintenance
  • Providing mentorship and acts as a preceptor to new nursing staff and students

Your background includes:

  • Graduated from an approved school of Nursing
  • Current practicing registration as a Registered Nurse with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP)
  • Completion of applicable post graduate course work
  • Current Certification in Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS)

This role is a relief full-time position located at Peace Arch Hospital (PAH), a 171-bed hospital located in White Rock, B.C. PAH offers medical, surgical, acute geriatric, obstetrics, palliative, psychiatric and telemetry services as well as 24/7 emergency services with after-hours emergency surgery with 53,136 visits annually.

With its sandy beaches, warmest water temperatures on the coast, red brick promenade, waterfront eateries and dramatic sunsets White Rock has become known as the Jewel of BC. Located in the southwest corner of the province, White Rock offers a variety of leisure activities such as swimming, kayaking, windsurfing, crab fishing, sailing, and golfing, or simply strolling along the beach piers.

Join our dedicated team in this dynamic and rewarding role!

Apply today and take the next step in your career, so we can continue the conversation and make a difference in the communities we serve. Join Fraser Health where we value diversity in the work force and strives to maintain an environment of Respect, Caring & Trust.

Posting Date 24-Dec-2019

Closing Date Open until filled

Employment Type Relief Full Time

FTE 1

Rate$35.53 - $46.65 / hour

Hours of Work 0700-1900 | 1900-0700

Program/Service Intensive Care Unit (ICU)

Job Category

Nurse

City

White Rock