Registered Nurse, Post Anaesthetic Care Unit (PACU), Gynecology Surgical Services
BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre
BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre promotes the best care for women, newborns and families through direct care delivery, shared care models and outreach and consultation support to health care providers. BC Women's Hospital - Gynecology Surgical Services
specialize in minimally invasive gynecologic surgery in an ambulatory setting.
As a Post-Anesthetic Care Unit Nurse (PACU)
, you will experience the opportunity to:
- Work on a rotating work schedule Monday to Friday with alternative Fridays OFF - There are no evenings, nights, weekends or on-call shifts.
- Provide Peri-Anesthesia care to patients having surgery under:
- Anesthesia or
- PACU Nurse-led procedural sedation
What you bring
- Work with a passionate inter-professional team committed to delivering excellence in care for patients and families.
- Expand your nursing knowledge and skills in specialized women's health.
You will have the ability to:
- Graduation from an approved School of Nursing with current practicing registration as an RN with the British Columbia College of Nurses & Midwives (BCCNM)
- CPR Training - Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) - Level 1.
- One (1) year of recent PACU or critical care experience or a combination of Critical Care Courses and Post Anaesthetic nursing courses or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
What we bring
- Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
- Relate effectively to women and their families.
- Participate as a member of multidisciplinary care team, and function as a nursing resource.
- Physically perform the duties of the job.
- Operate related equipment.
Every PHSA employee enables the best possible patient care for our patients and their families. Whether you are providing direct care, conducting research, or making it possible for others to do their work, you impact the lives of British Columbians today and in the future. That's why we're focused on your care too - offering health, wellness, development programs to support you - at work and at home.
CASUAL Day Shift Only
- Join one of BC's largest employers with province-wide programs, services and operations - offering vast opportunities for growth and development.
- Access to professional development opportunities through our in-house training programs, including +2,000 courses, such as our San'yas Indigenous Cultural Safety Training course, or Core Linx for Leadership roles.
- Enjoy a comprehensive benefits package, including municipal pension plan, and psychological health & safety programs and holistic wellness resources.
- Annual statutory holidays (13) with generous vacation entitlement and accruement.
- PHSA is a remote work friendly employer, welcoming flexible work options to support our people (eligibility may vary, depending on position).
- Perks include access to fitness classes and discounts to 350 BC-wide recreational programs, travel, technology, car and bike sharing, and more.
Wage: $36.23 to $47.58 per hour
4500 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC, V6H 3N1
Applications will be accepted until position is filled.
Monday to Friday; 0830-1720 - Note Alternate Fridays OFF Requisition Number: GYNEPACU CAS What we do
BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre (BCW) is dedicated to improving the health of women, newborns and families through a comprehensive range of services, research and education. BCW is part of the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA).
The Provincial Health Services Authority ( PHSA ) plans, manages and evaluates specialized health services with the BC health authorities to provide equitable and cost-effective health care for people throughout the province. Our values reflect our commitment to excellence and include: Respect people - Be compassionate - Dare to innovate - Cultivate partnerships - Serve with purpose.
Learn more about PHSA and our programs: jobs.phsa.ca/programs-and-services
PHSA and BCW are committed to employment equity, encouraging all qualified individuals to apply. We recognize that our ability to provide the best care for our diverse patient populations relies on a rich diversity of skills, knowledge, background and experience, and value a safe, inclusive and welcoming environment.