Island Health

5 job(s) at Island Health

Island Health
Apr 06, 2021
Temporary
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, a number of our departments across the Island will require additional staffing to support our fight against COVID-19; while continuing to provide the best possible health care services to our patients and communities. Island Health recognizes the hard work and dedication of our front-line heath care providers and we are looking for additional experienced health care providers to offer support during these unprecedented and challenging times, to help provincial efforts to prevent and control the spread COVID-19. TYPICAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Pandemic Response and Immunization Project Nurse- (LPN) provides immunization services in accordance with established organizational policies, procedures, guidelines and other controls on practice. Other duties as assigned for specific job description hired to . QUALIFICATIONS: Education, Training And Experience Active or Temporary Emergency Registration with BC College of Nurses and Midwives as a practicing RN or RPN registrant Completion of the Immunization Competency Course and COVID-19 vaccine-specific education OR Completion of COVID-19 Immunization Competency Education Requirements Skills And Abilities  Take the next step and apply so we can continue the conversation with you. Join the team at Island Health and use your exceptional nursing skills to provide quality care for our clients. Link to Full Job Description https://jd.viha.ca/JD4741.pdf Additional information for applicants To complete the education requirements- please links below: RNs with previous immunization experience: COVID-19 Pandemic Immunizers: Nurses (RNs, RPNs, LPNs) With Immunization Certification: https://learninghub.phsa.ca/Courses/24958/covid-19-pandemic-immunizers-nurses-rns-rpns-lpns-with-immunization-certification RNs: COVID-19 Pandemic Immunizers: Registered Nurses (RNs) Without Immunization Certification https://learninghub.phsa.ca/Courses/20580/covid-19-pandemic-immunizers-registered-nurses-rns-without-immunization-certification RPNs: COVID-19 Pandemic Immunizers: Registered Psychiatric Nurses (RPNs) Without Immunization Certification https://learninghub.phsa.ca/Courses/24971 Requisition CA Nurses Bargaining Association Affiliation/Union BCNU
Island Health
Apr 06, 2021
Temporary
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, a number of our departments across the Island will require additional staffing to support our fight against COVID-19; while continuing to provide the best possible health care services to our patients and communities. Island Health recognizes the hard work and dedication of our front-line heath care providers and we are looking for additional experienced health care providers to offer support during these unprecedented and challenging times, to help provincial efforts to prevent and control the spread COVID-19. TYPICAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Pandemic Response and Immunization Project Nurse- (LPN) provides immunization services in accordance with established organizational policies, procedures, guidelines and other controls on practice. Other duties as assigned for specific job description hired to.  QUALIFICATIONS:EDUCATION, TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE Active or Temporary Emergency Registration with BC College of Nurses and Midwives as a practicing LPN registrant Completion of the Immunization Competency Course and COVID-19 vaccine-specific education OR Completion of COVID-19 Immunization Competency Education Requirements SKILLS AND ABILITIES Take the next step and apply so we can continue the conversation with you. Join the team at Island Health and use your exceptional nursing skills to provide quality care for our clients. Link to Full Job Description https://jd.viha.ca/JD4710.pdf We are seeking interested applicants who are able to commit to a regular schedule of work for one or more months. Additional information for applicants To complete the education requirements- please see below to the LPN's-COVID-19 Pandemic Immunizers: Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) Without Immunization Certification https://learninghub.phsa.ca/Courses/24863 Requisition CA Nurses Bargaining Association Affiliation/Union BCNU
Island Health
Mar 17, 2021
Full time
Are you someone who has a real passion for serving others? Are you a Registered Nurse looking to showcase your knowledge, skills, and abilities in a new and dynamic environment? Island Health is an employer that knows our people make the organization. We are the Health Authority for all of Vancouver Island, one of the most livable regions in the world. We are the largest employer on Vancouver Island with over 21,500 employees, 1,900 Physician partners and 6,500 volunteers that provide health services to the 765,000 residents of Vancouver Island and adjacent coastal communities. Join the team at Island Health and use your exceptional nursing skills to provide quality care for our clients. Current and future regular full-time, regular part-time, temporary and causal opportunities for Registered Nurses are available in various areas of   Campbell River Hospital   in Campbell River, BC.  To hear what it is like to work in Campbell River from our current employees, please watch this  video . To learn more about the new Campbell River Hospital, please watch this  video . QUALIFICATIONS: Education, Training And Experience To join our team, you will have: Registration with the BC College of Nursing Professionals as a practicing RN registrant Basic life support, Level C for general duty Staff Nurse positions Specialty certification may be required for specialty areas such as Operating Room, Post Anesthetic Recovery, Obstetrics, Paediatrics, and Psychiatry Advanced Cardiac Life Support and specialty certification for Critical Care, Emergency and Intensive Care.
Island Health
Mar 12, 2021
Full time
Are you a Registered Nurse looking to showcase your knowledge, skills, and abilities in a new and dynamic environment? Island Health is an employer that knows our people make the organization. We are the Health Authority for all of Vancouver Island, one of the most livable regions in the world. We are the largest employer on Vancouver Island with over 24,500 employees, 1,900 Physician partners and 3,000 volunteers that provide health services to the 794,000 residents of Vancouver Island and adjacent coastal communities. Island Health has unique opportunities to work on the spectacular northeast coast of Vancouver Island in Alert Bay/Cormorant Island, Port Alice, Port Hardy and Port McNeill. Current and future regular full-time, regular part-time, temporary and causal opportunities for Registered Nurses may be available in the above communities. Relocation Reimbursement up to $5000 and a Rural & Remote Incentive Grant may also be available for select positions. The Grant includes: $10,000 after employment in position commences, in exchange for 2-year Return of Service Commitment. A potential additional payment of $5,000 in year 3, in exchange for a further 1-year Return of Service Commitment. Guaranteed Regular employment for 5 years, at starting FTE. Up to $2,000 per year reimbursement of professional development fees (to a max of $8,000)