Specialty Neonatal Intensive Care

Role and Facility Information

Join BC Women's Hospital’s NICU and be part of a team that delivers the highest level of life-saving care

Registered Nurse – Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

Qualifications

You have:

Graduated from an approved program of Nursing Education

Current practicing registration as a Registered Nurse with the BC College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP) - formerly known as the College of Registered Nurses of BC (CRNBC)

Current adult CPR and Newborn Resuscitation Certification

One (1) year of experience in a neonatal intensive care unit caring for Level III tertiary care patients in the last two years or

Completion of BCIT Neonatal Nursing Course diploma or equivalent program

We offer ongoing educational opportunities and a comprehensive benefits package. Relocation assistance of up to $5,000 may be available.

If you are ready to explore a nursing career and a future where all women and families receive the best possible care, we invite you to apply by visiting our website and clicking the "Apply Online Now" button where you can register for the first time or enter your Username and Password in order to re-access your profile on our system.

Temporary Part-Time (0.51 FTE, Until Sept 2020)

BC Women’s Hospital and Health Centre

Req #: 85018

Rotating Shifts: 0700-1916, 1900-0716

About Us:

BC Women’s Hospital’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at the new Teck Acute Care Centre is the first of its kind in North America to redesign the model of care so mothers and their babies can receive treatment in the same room, from the same nurse. It features 70 private rooms designed for our tiny patients and their families. 10 of these special rooms are dedicated to allow mothers to receive care alongside their newborns.

BC Women’s Hospital & Health Centre (BCW) is the only facility in British Columbia devoted primarily to the health of women, newborns and families. It provides a broad range of specialized women’s health services that address the health needs of women of all ages and backgrounds. BC Women’s is one of the largest maternity facilities in Canada, with over 7,000 births a year, and is both the major primary and secondary maternity services provider in the Lower Mainland and the cornerstone of the provincial tertiary care system. As an academic health centre, BCW’s mandate includes providing strong leadership in research and the education and professional development of health care professionals in areas related to the health of the populations we serve.

BCW 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.

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.

ATTN: PHSA Employees:

To be considered as a PHSA employee (internal applicant) for this position, you must apply online via your internal profile at internaljobs.phsa.ca. Please note the internal job posting is expired. Please contact the Internal Jobs Help Desk and advise that you would like to be considered as a late internal applicant for this position. Please do not apply for the external job posting.

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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