Nurses across PHSA do it all, from clinical to research. The environment here is one of caring, learning and feeling good about what you do at the end of the day.
Explore Mental Health Nursing at BC Children's Hospital (BCCH)
, a leader in general and specialized pediatric services, and British Columbia’s foremost teaching and research facility for child health.
We invite you to watch a brief video about mental health careers at BC Children's Hospital:
A six-bed unit providing emergency psychiatric assessments and stabilization for children and adolescents in crisis up to and including the age of 16 years. CAPE is a short-term stay unit with an average stay of three to five days.
A 10-bed unit that provides inpatient psychiatric services to children under 12 years old from mainland BC and the Yukon. Children are generally admitted to the Child Psychiatry program through a planned admission process.
Providing care including supportive counseling to patients and their families, life-skills teaching to patients, teaching and providing meal support therapy to patients, friends and families and professionals in the community, advocating for patients, and medical monitoring.
A 10-bed unit providing inpatient psychiatric assessments and treatment for adolescents from the age of 13 up to and including the age of 18. The average length of stay is four weeks. Adolescents are generally admitted to the program through a planned admission process.
In 2017, the new Teck Acute Care Centre at BC Children’s Hospital and BC Women’s Hospital + Health Centre will be opening! Please visit phsa.ca/newcw
for the latest updates.
The BC Children's Hospital (BCCH)
Operating Room (OR) welcomes all nursing students, new grads and experienced nurses to explore an exciting and rewarding career in perioperative nursing.
We invite you to watch a brief video about
A day in the life of BC Children's Hospital OR: