Nov 26, 2020Temporary
Do you have a passion for critical care nursing? Are you wondering what it’s like to work with a dedicated and experienced team of health care providers in the Intensive Care Unit? Watch Nick’s story. We are seeking a Registered Nurse with a real dedication for delivering compassionate care to join our Intensive Care Unit at Peace Arch Hospital (PAH). Fraser Health is BC's largest and fastest growing health authority. Over 25,000 employees, 2,900 physicians and 8,000 volunteers provide services that range from acute care to community-based long-term care, home, mental and public health to 1.8 million people – 1/3 of British Columbia’s population. 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 long-term 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 nursing to the role and be part of our rapidly thriving team. Fraser Health is experiencing unprecedented growth and now you can be a part of a busy and exciting team. Build on your career experience by: Providing clinical supervision, guidance and support to nursing staff, clinical team members and support staff Facilitating day-to-day operations of the assigned unit including daily patient flow Working collaboratively and in partnership with the interprofessional care team Participating in research, policy, quality improvement and risk management activities Supporting quality patient care and excellence in practice by promoting interprofessional collaboration and team building Your background includes: Baccalaureate degree in Nursing Current practicing registration as a Registered Nurse with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM) Three (3) years of recent related clinical experience in the designated clinical area, including one (1) year of supervisory experience Completion of post graduate course work and/or certification applicable to the designated clinical area This role is a relief full-time position located at Peace Arch Hospital (PAH) in White Rock, BC. PAH is a 171-bed hospital which 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. The City of White Rock has become known as the Jewel of BC, with its sandy beaches, warm waters, red brick promenade, waterfront eateries and dramatic sunsets. 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. A career at Fraser Health will offer you the opportunity to work in a fast growing and exciting organization with professionals who are eminent in their respective fields. We offer a competitive salary package, including comprehensive health benefits coverage. Be a part of our dedicated team of health care providers in this dynamic and rewarding role! Take the next step and apply, so we can chat about you joining Fraser Health where we value diversity in the work force and strives to maintain an environment of Respect, Caring & Trust.