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We’re celebrating Nursing Week


May 8-14, 2017 is National Nursing Week and across Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) nurses are making immense contributions to the health and well-being of our clients, residents and patients as well as the health care system as a whole. 

Every day, nurses are impacting clients throughout their lifespan, in diverse practice settings. From remote urgent care to in-home palliative care, vaccination and screening for children, critical care for trauma patients, harm reduction and prevention of overdose, and maternity care – VCH nurses are with clients through their life experiences, providing excellent professional care!

Nursing at VCH

Vancouver Coastal Health employs nearly 7,000 nurses working in acute, residential and community based settings in:

  • Vancouver

  • Richmond

  • The North Shore

  • Coast Garibaldi

  • Sea-to-Sky

  • Sunshine Coast

  • Powell River

  • Bella Bella

  • Bella Coola 

Know a nurse who might like to work for VCH?

Nursing careers at VCH

More about Nursing Week

The National Nursing Week theme for 2017 and 2018 is: #YESThisIsNursing. Learn more on the Canadian Nurses Association website

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