Specialty Operating Room (Pediatric)

Role and Facility Information

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 and SHHC are agencies of the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) which plans, manages and evaluates 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

Registered Nurse – Operating Room
Regular Full Time
Wage: $32.94 to $43.24 per hour
BC Children’s Hospital
4480 Oak St.
Vancouver, BC

The Operating Room Nurse 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.

Qualifications

Education, Training and Experience
Successful completion of a post-graduate program in Operating Room Nursing or an equivalent combination of education, training or experience.
Current practicing CRNBC registration.
CPR Training – Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) – Level I.
Successful completion of a post-graduate program in Operating Room Nursing.
Key Skills and Abilities
Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.
Ability to relate effectively to children and their families.
Ability to participate as a member of a multidisciplinary care team and function as a nursing resource.
Physical ability to perform the duties of the job.
Ability to operate related equipment.
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External applications will be accepted until these positions have been filled.

To learn more about these exciting opportunities please call Veronica Wong, Talent Advisor at 604-875-7291 or email: veronica.wong@phsa.ca

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For more information about BC Children’s Hospital please visit 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

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