RN Intensive Care Unit (ICU)

REQ: 
PHC16-107591
Work Area: 
Intensive Care Unit
Base Site: 
St Paul's Hospital
City: 
Vancouver
Status: 
Temporary Full Time
End Date: 
Dec 5, 2017 or return of incumbent
FTE: 
1.00
Wage: 
$32.94-43.24
Job Category: 
Registered Nurse
Category: 
Acute Care Hospital
Hours: 
0730-1945 1930-0745

Providence Health Care is looking for experienced, passion-driven Nurses to work cross site in both our Intensive Care Units. St. Paul’s Hospital - located in the heart of Vancouver’s downtown core and Mt. St. Joseph - just minutes away. Home to the very first ICU in Canada, PHC’s Intensive Care program is equipped to care for BC’s most critically ill patients. The staff and physicians at Providence Health Care ICU’s are highly skilled and driven by their desire to push the envelope of medical practice and research in their field. If you are looking to be a part of a dynamic team and work alongside the best, apply today!

JOB SUMMARY:
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.

QUALIFICATIONS:
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.

Completion of a post graduate critical care course, or two years’ recent experience in an equivalent setting.