Registered Nurse Emergency Psychiatry

Work Area: 
General Emergency
Base Site: 
St Paul's Hospital
Job Category: 
Registered Nurse
Acute Care Hospital
0720-1935, 1920-0735

St. Paul’s Emergency Department specializes in complex and multiple diagnosis, surgery and medicine cases including but not limited to neurology/stroke management, gastroenterology, respiratory, renal, cardiovascular, and mental health/substance use patients. Providence is passionate about the growth and development of our clinicians, you will get hands-on training to work in various areas of the Emergency Department like triage and trauma to diversify your nursing practice. If you want to hone your skills as an Emergency Nurse in treating all patients efficiently and effectively this is the place to do it!


Reporting to the Operations Leader, the Staff Nurse, assesses, identifies, plans, implements and evaluates the nursing care required to assist patients/residents in meeting their physical, social, spiritual and psychological needs. The Staff Nurse works within an interdisciplinary clinical framework in accordance with the CRNBC/CRPNBC Standards of Practice and consistent with the mission, vision and values and established protocols of Providence Health Care.


Registered Nurse with current practicing registration with the College of Registered Nurses of British Columbia or, in Residential Care and Mental Health a Registered Psychiatric Nurse with current practicing registration with the College of Registered Psychiatric Nurses of British Columbia. Completion of the Basic Cardiac Life Support Course, Level C.

Two years’ recent psychiatric nursing experience in a tertiary care emergency department and/or two years’ recent acute psychiatric experience in a tertiary care facility or mental health facility.