Provincial Health Services Authority
Sep 21, 2018Full time
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. The new Teck Acute Care Centre is now Open! BC Women’s Hospital’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at the 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. At BC Women’s Hospital’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, you will participate in: A comprehensive orientation program Be enrolled and supported through the BCIT Neonatal Theory 2 course Opportunity to work collaboratively with an interdisciplinary team of health care professionals Ongoing education and support through our specialty pathway Specialty Training Registered Nurse, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) Now Hiring for January 2019 New Graduate Nurses are welcome! **Application deadline: Friday, October 5, 2018 ** Come join and be part of the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) team in transforming the future of women's and newborn care. Qualifications: Graduate from an approved program of Nursing Education Current practicing registration as a Registered Nurse with the BC College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP), formerly the College of of Registered Nurses of British Columbia (CRNBC) Current adult CPR and/or 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's Neonatal Nursing Course diploma or equivalent program, or no neonatal experience with completion of BCIT's Neonatal Intensive Care Courses (Neonatal Theory 1, Neonatal Clinical 1) and registration or completion of Neonatal Theory 2. ** Shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview in early October 2018. If you are ready to explore a nursing career and a future where all women, babies, 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. For more information on nursing opportunities, contact Veronica Wong, Talent Acquisition Advisor at email@example.com /604-875-7291 or the Nursing Recruitment Team by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org / 1-866-744-7363. 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.