Are you sitting down to create your PD plan for the year? The college offers a wide variety of resource to support nurses meeting their Quality Assurance requirements.
The Standards of Practice—Professional Standards, Practice Standards, and Scope Standards—assist nurses to provide safe, competent and ethical care by setting the requirements for practice.
Health providers, such as nurses, play a vital role in shaping the health care experiences of B.C. First Nations. A commitment to cultural safety and humility is a critical part of creating an environment free of racism and discrimination, where people feel safe receiving health care.
There are extensive resources available to nurses, through their employers, professional practice offices, Continuing Education credit courses, and others. Below are a few sources for additional learning:
Island Health offers full library services to all employees.
Northern Health offers full library services to all employees.
Providence Health Care employees can access eHLBC databases via PHC workstations.
PHSA employees can access eHLbc databases via the PHSA intranet.
Vancouver Coastal Health offers full library services to all employees. This includes research assistance, literature searches, print and electronic resources, interlibrary loans, document retrieval and training/instruction.
College of New Caledonia(Prince George)Nursing librarian T: 250-562-2131 x 5396Community borrower info
College of the Rockies (Cranbrook)Nursing librarian T: 250.489.2751 x 3419Community borrower info
Douglas College(New Westminster)Nursing librarian T: 604.527.5184Community borrower info
Kwantlen Polytechnic University (Langley)Nursing librarian T: 604.599.3404Community borrower infoAlumni borrower info
Langara College (Vancouver)Nursing librarian T: 604.323.5465Community and alumni borrower info
North Island College (Courtenay)Nursing librarian T: 250.334.5097Community borrower info
Okanagan College (Kelowna)Nursing librarian T: 250.762.5445 x4660Community borrower infoAlumni borrower info
Selkirk College (Castlegar)Nursing librarian T: 250.365.7292 x21382Community borrower info
Thompson Rivers University (Kamloops)Nursing librarian T: 250.828.5021Community and borrower info
Trinity Western University (Langley)Nursing librarian T: 604.513.2121 x 3923Community and alumni borrower info
UBC Vancouver (Woodward Library, Point Grey Campus)Nursing librarian; T: 604-822-0295Community borrower infoAlumni borrower info
UBC Okanagan Campus (Kelowna)Nursing librarian T: 250.807.9109Community borrower infoAlumni borrower info
University of the Fraser Valley (Abbotsford)Nursing librarian T: 604.504.7441 x 4240Community borrower info
University of Northern British Columbia (Prince George)Nursing librarian T: 250.960.5195Community and alunni borrower info
University of VictoriaNursing librarian T: 250.721.6161Community and alumni borrower info
Vancouver Community College (Broadway Campus)Nursing librarian T: 604.871.7000 x 7385Community and alumni borrower infos
Vancouver Island University (Nanaimo)Nursing librariana T: 250.753.3245, x 2091Community and alumni borrower info