The Registered Nurse, Post Anaesthetic Care Unit (PACU) provides and coordinates nursing care services such as patient assessment, patient and family teaching, and health promotion activities for pediatric patients and their families, consistent with established policies, standards and philosophy at British Columbia’s Children’s Hospital.
Graduated from an approved School of Nursing
Current practicing registration as an RN with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP)
CPR Training – Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) – Level 1
One (1) year of recent pediatric PACU experience in a tertiary level setting or
One (1) year of recent pediatric critical care experience in a tertiary level setting or
A combination of Pediatric Critical Care Courses, Post Anesthetic nursing courses, PerioAnesthesia Nursing Course or an equivalent combination of education and experience
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Certification
You have the ability to:
Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
Relate effectively to children and their families.
Participate as a member of a multidisciplinary care team, and function as a nursing resource.
Physically perform the duties of the job.
Operate related equipment.
For more information, contact Veronica Wong, Talent Acquisition Advisor at email@example.com / 604-875-7291.
BC Children's Hospital (BCCH) cares for the province's most acutely ill or injured children and youth, provides developmental and rehabilitation services to children and youth throughout BC, and offers a broad range of health services. Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children (SHHC), a leading provincial facility offering specialized services to children and youth with developmental disabilities from birth to age 19, works collaboratively with BCCH. SHHC focuses on the child and their family while supporting health care professionals in their community. BCCH also operates a wide number of specialized health programs, is a leading acute care teaching facility, and conducts research to advance health and care through the BC Children’s Hospital Research Institute and in partnership with the University of British Columbia.
BCCH is a program 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.
For more information on all that PHSA has to offer, please visit: http://jobs.phsa.ca
For more information about BC Children’s Hospital, please visit the website at www.bcchildrens.ca/
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.