|Job Title:||Nurse Practitioner (NP) - Personalized Support and Stabilization|
|Work Site:||Central Community Health Centre - North Vancouver, BC|
Regular Full Time
As soon as possible
Days off: Saturday, Sunday, and statutory holidays
Come work as a Nurse Practitioner with Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH)!
Vancouver Coastal Health is looking for a Nurse Practitioner to join the Personalized Support and Stabilization team in North Vancouver, BC.
This is an exciting position embedded in a dynamic and supportive interdisciplinary team that covers the North Shore from Deep Cove to Horseshoe Bay.
You will be a medical consultant for patients who lack access to short term/urgent primary care and have been discharged from the Emergency Department or hospital. The program focuses on rapid response, reablement and stabilization for the client. You will work within a team that includes another NP, RNs, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapist, Pharmacist, and other allied healthcare professionals. You will be closely collaborating with care providers from Lions Gate Hospital.
Nurse Practitioners at VCH are privileged and members of Medical Staff. We believe in sustainable and exciting NP positions, and your FTE is flexible to allow providers to diversify their practices. You will be supported by NP Professional Practice as well as your Lion’s Gate Medical Leadership, with opportunity to grow as a leader.
VCH is pleased to announce we will now reimburse Nurse Practitioners (NPs) for the cost of the Objective Structured Clinical Exam (OSCE), upon successful completion, for NP candidates who have not yet completed the exam, and who are hired into a regular or temporary position with VCH. The OSCE reimbursement is in the form of a forgivable loan, which is forgiven after one (1) year of continuous employment in a regular or temporary position with VCH.
As a Nurse Practitioner with VCH you will:
Education & Experience
Knowledge & Abilities
As per the current Public Health Orders (Long Term Care/Seniors Assisted Living Provincial Health Officer Order and the Health Sector Order), as of October 26, 2021, all employees working for Vancouver Coastal Health must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. Proof of vaccination status will be required.
WHY JOIN VANCOUVER COASTAL HEALTH?
VCH is a world class innovator in medical care, research and teaching, delivering service to more than one million BC residents. At VCH, we embrace thinking boldly, taking smart risks, and "going first" when we believe it will lead to the best possible outcomes for patients and their families. We invite you to join us in creating healthy lives in healthy communities by showcasing our passion for care, connection to the communities we serve and our culture of teamwork that makes VCH a great place to work.
Diversity, equity, and inclusion are essential to our goals of creating a great place to work and delivering exceptional care. We acknowledge and accommodate unique differences and ensure special measures are in place so that all prospective and current employees are given an opportunity to succeed.
We are committed to building a representative workforce and encourage applications reflecting diversity of sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, racialization or ancestry, disability, political belief, religion, marital or family status, age, and/or status as a First Nation, Metis, Inuit, or Indigenous person.
Vancouver Coastal Health is proud to be recognized as one of Canada's Top 100 Employers in 2022.
Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for this posting.
***Employees of VCH must apply via the Internal Application Process. Refer to the https://my.vch.ca/working-here/job-postings site for How to Apply instructions. Current VCH employees who apply to this posting using this external site will be considered as an external candidate. Seniority will not apply.***
Thank you for your interest in Vancouver Coastal Health.