Permanent | Full Time
Child & Youth Mental Health and Substance Use, BC Children’s Hospital
We are seeking a passionate and innovative Nurse Practitioner to join the Mental Health program at BC Children’s Hospital.
The BC Children’s Child & Youth Mental Health & Substance Use Program is the only service of its kind in B.C. We are a trauma informed tertiary care service for the province. The Nurse Practitioner provides medical care for children and youth with mental health and substance use concerns. We provide care for children and youth with:
Our goal for this program is to provide patient and symptom-centered care with the support of our inter-professional team of health care providers. We emphasize that treatment choice takes patient preferences into account, and that self-care is supported as well as treatment. Central to this is the development of partnership in care and the facilitation of patient involvement in assessment and treatment decisions.
We are offering an opportunity to work with an award winning inter-professional team, to engage closely with patients who have experienced challenges to accessing care, and to be a pioneer in innovative Nurse Practitioner (NP) practices.
What you bring
What’s in it for you
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.
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