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Job Opportunity: BC Mental Health & Substance Use Services-Senior Director, Patient Care Services

August 16th, 2018

Strategic Leadership Transforming Patient Care Service Delivery in Mental Health and Substance Use Services Senior Director, Patient Care Services BC Mental Health and Substance Use Services (BCMHSUS) – Forensic Psychiatric Hospital Port Coquitlam, British Columbia See attached flyer for details: 2018-07-26 Derek – Senior Director, Patient Care Services

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Graduate Certificate in Forensic Health Sciences

July 17th, 2018

Check out the below link to view educational opportunities coming up this fall at BCIT. FSCT 9840_201830 Any questions regarding the BCIT pre req. courses and registration can be directed to Colin Harris-Coordinator¬†for Forensic Health Science at BCIT. His email can be found right on the attached flyer ūüôā

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IAFN Positions are open!!

July 11th, 2018

As CFNA members it’s important that we have a voice on our¬†IAFN Board. Please consider whether you could fill one of the below positions. Positions are open! Apply for an opening on the Board of Directors,¬†Nominating Committee or Commission for Forensic Nursing Certification Hello my fellow IAFN Members, Volunteering your unique skills contributes to the […]

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CFNA Executive

May 22nd, 2018

The CFNA executive has moved forward in leaps and bounds to advance forensic nursing’s Canadian presence over the past few years.¬† We strived to take the original FNSC mandate and continue to improve and expand it. Throughout the next term, the CFNA Executive will continue to be at the forefront of Forensic Nursing creating National […]

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Job Opportunity: Community Coroner Duncan/Lake Cowichan

May 4th, 2018

Are you interested in a unique, challenging part-time role in your community? Salary: $32.32 hourly – As and when required position with no designated term date The successful candidate must reside in¬†or surrounding areas. Recruiting for a training session to be held in late September 2018 The BC Coroners Service (BCCS) is responsible for determining […]

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Job Opportunity: Community Coroner Alert Bay/Port Hardy/Port McNeill

May 4th, 2018

Are you interested in a unique, challenging part-time role in your community? Salary: $32.32 hourly – As and when required position with no designated term date The successful candidate must reside in¬†or surrounding areas. Recruiting for a training session to be held in late September 2018 The BC Coroners Service (BCCS) is responsible for determining […]

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BCIT: Forensic Health Sciences Graduate Certificate

April 30th, 2018

Appropriate application of forensic principles has become an important component of overall patient care when the patient is a victim of trauma, sexual assault, violence or crime. The clinical management of such victims must include not only the obvious aspects of health care, but also elements of forensic significance such as the collection and protection […]

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BC Public Service Job Opportunity – Community Coroner

April 22nd, 2018

BC Public Service Public Safety and Solicitor General McBride/Valemount   Community Coroner ¬† Are you interested in a unique, challenging part-time role in your community? Salary: $32.32 hourly – As and when required position with no designated term date The successful candidate must reside in¬†or surrounding areas. Recruiting for a training session to be held […]

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Job Opportunity – BC Mental Health & Substance Use Services (BCMHSUS)

April 13th, 2018

As part of the provincial mental health services continuum, BC Mental Health & Substance Use Services (BCMHSUS) provides a diverse range of specialized, ‚Äúone-of-a-kind‚ÄĚ tertiary mental health and substance use services to adults across the province. These include services located at the Forensic Psychiatric Hospital and six regional clinics, the Burnaby Centre for Mental Health […]

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Recognizing A Pioneer In Forensic Nursing

April 11th, 2018

Cathy Carter-Snell was recognized with the¬†¬†Knowledge Mobilization Award! This award recognizes a scholar’s innovative and sustained efforts to extend their original scholarly contributions to diverse audiences. In addition to scholars and students, this may include knowledge mobilization activities targeting external community audiences, including practitioners and policy-makers.¬† Some examples of knowledge mobilization mediums that extend beyond […]

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