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Some of British Columbia's Health Authorities have come together in collaboration on this unique, focused province-wide recruitment initiative: Nurse Vancouver. Nurse Vancouver has been established to recruit Registered Nurses and Registered Mental Health Nurses to meet both current and future staffing requirements in the Greater Vancouver region of BC, Canada. 

These world-class organizations have partnered to offer quality nurses a wealth of career and lifestyle opportunities on Canada's beautiful West Coast:

  • Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA)
  • Fraser Health (FH)
  • Providence Health Care (PHC)
  • Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH)

PROVINCIAL HEALTH SERVICES AUTHORITY:

Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) has a province-wide mandate to provide health services to the province of British Columbia through our globally recognized healthcare Agencies, Services, Programs and Divisions. As BC’s specialty Health Authority, we have established a reputation for innovation and compassion based on the unwavering belief that patients come first. It is a belief you will find reflected in every facet of PHSA. From ground-breaking research to promoting province-wide initiatives, we seek system-wide improvements that continually improve the way health services are provided, with an emphasis on prevention, promotion and protection. PHSA is a respected leader driven by some of the most progressive and accomplished healthcare specialists in the world.

We offer unique careers where you can focus on your specific career path and collaborate with multi-disciplinary and highly skilled teams to enhance your specialization, expertise and personal growth. As part of a vast network of leaders and innovators, you will have access to lifelong learning and a supportive environment that respects you and the goals you want to accomplish. Our commitment to excellence in teaching and training serves to ensure the success of your professional development.

Discover a Nursing career with an organization that touches every facet of specialty health care in British Columbia! PHSA is the first health authority of its kind in Canada, and supports talented Nurses who want to build a stronger career and advance their skills in a specialty of their choice. Through in-depth clinical orientation programs and career-pathing, we can help you to meet your goals. Career opportunities extend from bedside to leadership jobs through our many agencies and their specialty areas of service including pediatrics, perinatal, oncology, mental health and beyond. Advance and strengthen your career in Nursing with PHSA.

INITIATIVE HIGHLIGHTS AT FRASER HEALTH:

Surrey Outpatient Care & Surgery Centre

Work in a new and unique ambulatory care setting. Are you innovative, collaborative, and driven to offer the best in patient care? With staffing needs beginning in April 2011, the new Surrey Outpatient Care and Surgery Centre will be a leading facility in the delivery of outpatient services – a model of best practices and clinical integration, as well as a great workplace for physicians and employees. It was specifically built as an outpatient facility, transferring outpatient services from the nearby Surrey Memorial Hospital, and combining space for day surgery and diagnostic procedures with specialized clinics and programs (including primary care) all within one building,

Work in an environment that is welcoming yet functional.   Utilize technology collaboration and knowledge-sharing to lead evidence based practice and improve patient care.  Many positions work across two sites, Surrey Memorial Hospital and the new Outpatient Centre, offering diverse experience.

Staff lounge on each floor.  Education and meeting space with video conferencingFourth floor deck for staff.  Bike storage, lockers and showers.  An OR and an MRI room with windows.  A culturally sensitive interior design, inspired by the symbol of a tree.  Dedicated green space will surround the centre with access to gardens; The design optimizes views and natural light to provide a non-institutional look and feel.  Energy efficiency and sustainable building products and furnishings used throughout the building.  Over 600 parking spaces to accommodate staff and clients

 

Draw on new equipment and technology to offer the best in patient care.

Integrated audio/video systems in operating roomsPyxis Medication Systems.  MRI, CT provide 50% lower dose and improved image quality.  New patient information, scheduling and workflow systems.

Critical Care Tower, Surrey Memorial Hospital

Bring your expert critical care skills to a state-of the art hospital facility. Surrey Memorial Hospital (SMH) is the largest acute care site in Fraser Health, and has the busiest emergency department in the province. SMH has over 450 acute care beds and currently provides a full range of primary and secondary level hospital services to the community of Surrey and the wider South Fraser area.  In addition, the hospital provides selected tertiary-level services to all of Fraser Health. Existing modern facilities range from a comprehensive acute geriatric program, maternity, pediatrics, surgery services, medicine, outpatient programs, critical care/emergency services, mental health and adolescent day treatment.

Be a part of the exciting Critical Care Tower project. The expansion will help meet the acute care needs in the region, and includes the following: a new emergency department providing specialized mental health and geriatric units, separate children's ER, and an enhanced minor treatment unit, a Critical Care Tower featuring a dedicated perinatal centre and rooftop helipad, two floors of additional inpatient beds; an expanded adult intensive care unit, additional academic space to support the growing partnership between Fraser Health and the University of British Columbia medical school.

**Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) is accepting applications at this time for Full-Time Nursing opportunities in Acute Perinatal and the Neonatal Program at BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre (BCW), Operating Room at BC Children's Hospital (BCCH), the Child Psychiatry Unit (BCCH) at BC Mental Health & Substance Use Services – Vancouver, British Columbia and the Forensic Psychiatric Hospital at BC Mental Health & Substance Use Services – Coquitlam, British Columbia.


**Fraser Health is accepting applications at this time only for Intensive Care Unit, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Emergency, Cardiac Surgery ICU, Post Anesthetic Care Unit and Operating Rooms.

**Vancouver Coastal Health is accepting applications at this time only for ICU, Emergency and Operating Room Nurses.

**Providence Health is accepting applications at this time only for Registered Nurses in the Emergency Department & Intensive Care Units.

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