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About Us Nova Scotia Health Authority provides health services to Nova Scotians and some specialized services to Maritimers and Atlantic Canadians. We operate hospitals, health centres and community-based programs across the province. Our team of health professionals includes employees, doctors, researchers, learners and volunteers that provide the health care or services you may need. Partnerships are important to us. We work in partnership with community groups, schools, governments, foundations and auxiliaries and community health boards. Whether we are hosting wellness programs in the community, conducting innovative research in labs, or helping a patient recover in hospital; we are creating a healthier Nova Scotia.
With a long tradition of groundbreaking firsts and a vision of achieving global impact through exemplary patient care, research and education, the University Health Network (UHN), Canada’s largest research teaching hospital, brings together some of the world’s top medical, research and clinical specialists. The University Health Network, frequently ranked among Canada’s Top 100 Employers, represents the coming together of shared values and diverse expertise in patient care, research and education. Each of our facilities – Toronto General Hospital, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute and The Michener Institute – makes a unique contribution to the whole. Together, we create something far greater than the sum of our parts. UHN is a caring, creative place where amazing people are amazing the world. UHN is a fully affiliated teaching hospital within the University of Toronto.
Alberta Health Services (AHS) provides healthcare services to more than 4.1 million people in our province every day. Along with core healthcare professionals, AHS counts on corporate office professionals, healthcare supports, volunteers, and many others working behind-the-scenes. From nurses to power engineers, housekeepers to physiotherapists, and many roles in between, you can make a difference here. Our employees come from all walks of life – from all corners of the world. We strive to create a culture in which everyone feels safe, healthy, and valued, and can reach their full potential. Working at AHS means being empowered to succeed in a role where you are encouraged to find solutions and co-create a healthy work environment.
Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) is a world class innovator in medical care, research and teaching, delivering service to more than one million BC residents. With over 13,000 staff, 13 hospitals, 2,500 physicians and over $4 billion in funding. Vancouver Coastal Health is also one of the most influential employers in the province. VCH is the regional health authority that provides a complete range of health care services for over one million residents in the Greater Vancouver and Coast Garibaldi areas. VCH offers direct and contracted health services including primary, secondary, tertiary and quaternary care, home and community care, mental health services, population and preventive health and addictions services.
From our beginnings as a hospital for Canadian veterans, Sunnybrook has flourished into a fully affiliated teaching hospital of the University of Toronto, evolving to meet the needs of our growing community. Today, with 1.2 million patient visits each year, Sunnybrook has established itself across three campuses and is home to Canada's largest trauma centre. Our five strategic areas of focus are: Cancer Heart and vascular High risk maternal and newborn Image guided brain therapies Trauma Sunnybrook's groundbreaking research changes the way patients are treated around the world. Our over 200 scientists and clinician-scientists conduct more than $100 million of breakthrough research each year. Tomorrow, we will discover ways to treat the untreatable. Our President & CEO is Dr. Andy Smith.
Island Health (Vancouver Island Health Authority) is one of British Columbia’s five regional health authorities. With over 21,500 employees, 1,900 physician partners, and 6,500 volunteers that give their time, skills and experience to our organization, Island Health is the largest employer on Vancouver Island. The Vancouver Island region offers you a wide range of urban, rural or remote communities. Whatever the lifestyle you are looking for, we have it here. Our cities are brimming with cultural events, festivals, shopping and restaurants as well as friendly towns with vibrant neighbourhoods and world-class outdoor adventure. We offer competitive remuneration plus an attractive employer-paid benefits package including dental and prescription coverage, group life, long term disability and extensive extended health plan. At Island Health, we believe that our values guide our actions and relationships, shaping how we make decisions and plan for the future.
Interior Health is one of six publicly funded health authorities in British Columbia. With more than 19,000 employees and nearly 1,600 physicians on our team, we are developing the future of health care through innovation and professional development. With the help of our staff and physicians, Interior Health is proud to deliver high-quality health-care services to communities and visitors of the Southern Interior of B.C. Our geographical location offers the choice of an active urban lifestyle or quiet rural setting. Whether you’re in clinical care, management, or in a supporting role, your impact will be felt. Your passion and motivation combined with our commitment to set new standards of excellence makes Interior Health the right choice for you. We thrive as a direct result of state-of-the-art equipment, forwarding thinking and strong leadership. We are here for your whole life from career choices to family benefits to work/life balance.