Registered Nurse – Multiple FT & PT positions
Interventional Radiology & Cardiac Catheterization Lab
BC Children’s Hospital, Vancouver
As per the current Public Health Order, full vaccination against COVID-19 is a condition of employment with PHSA as of October 26, 2021.
You’re a skilled Registered Nurse with a critical/intensive care specialty, and you are highly motivated to continue learning and caring for the most critically ill patients in British Columbia. Working in a specialized role with access to cutting edge technology stirs up your passion for critical care and fuels your desire to make an impact on patients’ lives. You enjoy collaborating with other professionals – like the interventionalists, anesthesia and radiology – as well as mentoring students and new staff. You want to make a difference every day, and this might be the opportunity you’ve been waiting for!
Join the team at BC Children’s Hospital (BCCH) and increase your caring power: additional training in a modified critical care program is available to ensure your success. And, the Interventional Radiology and Cardian Catheterization Lab team enjoy rotating daytime shifts through a Monday-Friday schedule. Learn more about nursing at BCCH: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VNcxIo3SfsI
What you’ll do
As vital members of the Interventional Radiology and Cardiac Catheterization Lab (Cath Lab) teams at BCCH, our Registered Nurses (RNs) provides individualized and intensive care to patients undergoing cardiac interventional procedures. This specialized role works with both teams – Interventional Radiology and the Cath Lab – and with experience and available extra training, develops a high level of expertise in caring for critical care patients. Main duties include:
- Maintain patient records through collecting and documenting patient health information including health care information, nursing observations, telephone communications, interventions, teaching and care evaluations to ensure that patient records are current and complete.
- Plan direct care for pediatric patients by reviewing patient/family history, developing a patient-specific care plan, and reviewing the plan with other members of the health care team.
- Provide direct patient care and collaborate with other members of the health care team to evaluate family-centred patient care and enhance overall quality of life for patients.
- Participate in the orientation and continuing education of nursing staff and students by preceptoring and role-modeling.
What you bring
- Graduation from an approved School of Nursing with current practicing registration as an RN with the British Columbia College of Nurses & Midwives (BCCNM)
- 2+ years’ recent related Cath Lab/Interventional Radiology and/or intensive care experience
- CPR Training – Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) – Level I
- Strong verbal and written communication skills
- Excellent interpersonal skills with demonstrated ability to relate and interact comfortably with both pediatric patients and their families, often in stressful situations
- Reliable and resourceful teamworker, engages with other members of a multidisciplinary care team and functions as a nursing resource
What we bring
Every PHSA employee enables the best possible patient care for our patients and their families. Whether you are providing direct care, conducting research, or making it possible for others to do their work, you impact the lives of British Columbians today and in the future. That’s why we’re focused on your care too – offering health, wellness, development programs to support you – at work and at home.
- Join one of BC’s largest employers with province-wide programs, services and operations – offering vast opportunities for growth and development.
- Access to professional development opportunities through our in-house training programs, including +2,000 courses, such as our San’yas Indigenous Cultural Safety Training course, or Core Linx for Leadership roles.
- Enjoy a comprehensive benefits package, including municipal pension plan, and psychological health & safety programs and holistic wellness resources.
- Annual statutory holidays (13) with generous vacation entitlement and accruement.
- PHSA is a remote work friendly employer, welcoming flexible work options to support our people (eligibility may vary, depending on position).
- Perks include access to fitness classes and discounts to 350 BC-wide recreational programs, travel, technology, car and bike sharing, and more.
Interested in learning more about this opportunity:
Heather Finn, Talent Advisor heather.finn(at)phsa(dot)ca
*********Relocation Assistance may be provided
Job Type: Full-time and Part-time Regular
Wage: $36.23 to $47.58 hourly
Location: 4500 Oak Street, Vancouver BC, V6H 2N9
Hours of Work: Rotating Schedule 0700-1500, 0730-1530, 0900-1700
Requisition # 115871
What we do
BC Children’s Hospital (BCCH) provides care for the most seriously ill or injured children and youth from across British Columbia. BCCH is part of the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA).
The Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) plans, manages and evaluates specialized health services with the BC health authorities to provide equitable and cost-effective health care for people throughout the province. Our values reflect our commitment to excellence and include: Respect people – Be compassionate – Dare to innovate – Cultivate partnerships – Serve with purpose.
Learn more about PHSA and our programs: jobs.phsa.ca/programs-and-services
PHSA and BCCH are committed to employment equity, encouraging all qualified individuals to apply. We recognize that our ability to provide the best care for our diverse patient populations relies on a rich diversity of skills, knowledge, background and experience, and value a safe, inclusive and welcoming environment.
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent
- Dental care
- Extended health care
- Vision care
- Wellness program
- Are you willing to comply with the company's COVID19 policy which requires vaccination?