RN Intensive Care Unit

REQ: 
PHC20-125140
Work Area: 
ICU
Base Site: 
St Paul's Hospital
City: 
Vancouver
Status: 
Regular Full Time
FTE: 
1.00
Wage: 
$36.23-47.58
Job Category: 
Registered Nurse
Category: 
Acute Care Hospital
Hours: 
Various

Home to the very first ICU in Canada and British Columbia’s only comprehensive referral Heart Centre for patients with heart disease, Providence Health Care’s Critical Care programs are equipped to care for BC’s most critically ill patients. Our ICU is a world leader in Sepsis research & care, and our Cardiac programs offer a full spectrum of treatment and care, including surgery, transplants and rehabilitation. We are committed to translating new research findings into the care we provide and to creating an environment where teaching and learning is a normal part of any work day. We welcome the most complex cases and thrive on saving lives and supporting families. If you want to be a part of a highly skilled team driven by the desire to push the envelope of medical practice and research in their field 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.