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You’ll come for the job because yours is a rewarding profession. You’ll stay for the team because of the support and the focus on great patient care. Our passionate team works in beautiful locations with second to none compensation and benefits. See why Vancouver Coastal Health is the employer of choice.


We can offer you plenty of choices, whether you prefer community clinics or hospital settings, large urban centres or small towns, the coast or mountains. Our mild climate, natural scenic beauty and abundance of outdoor recreational activities have made us one of the most desirable places in the world to live. Come and experience it for yourself!

Our Vision

To come together as one collective health care team so we deliver an exceptional care experience for all.

Our Values

We care for everyone – We believe that being caring is at the heart of what we do, caring for our patients, their families, our colleagues, and ourselves.

We are always learning – We believe in staying curious, always open to innovative ideas and ways to improve health care.

We strive for better results – We believe in achieving better results across all functions of health care, leading to better patient outcomes and improving health care.

Our Priorities

We are guided by four strategic priorities to achieve our vision.

Exceptional care – Wrapping care around the person for the best outcome

Innovation for impact – Transforming how we deliver our services to stay at the forefront of health care

VCH is a great place to work – Together we are building a better workplace

Convenient health care – Responsive care in the best setting: hospital, community or home

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Celebrating 15 years of care

15 Years of Care

Health care is all about people. We’re celebrating 15 years of progress, passion and patient-focused care by featuring some of the incredible people who have been with us since the beginning. See their photos and stories and post a comment to celebrate!

Over 15,000 staff and physicians work at sites across our region. Thousands of our amazing people have been at these sites longer than 15 years, before they became part of VCH on December 12, 2001.

15 Years


Who We Serve

Who we serve

We serve 25% of BC’s population, that’s over 1 million people including the residents of Vancouver, Richmond, the North Shore and Coast Garibaldi, Sea-to-Sky, Sunshine Coast, Powell River, Bella Bella and Bella Coola.

Every day we:

  • See 1,100 patients in our emergency departments
  • Care for 5 life or threatened organ cases
  • See 316 surgery patients in our operating rooms that run Monday to Friday
  • See 175 people in the community for occupational or physical therapy
  • Provide 891 home care nursing visits
  • Care for 6,240 long-term care clients
  • Care for 891 assisted living tenants

Every year we:

  • Receive $3.4 billion in funding
  • Provide 3 million+ patient days of care
  • See 356,000+ people in our emergency departments, that’s one person every two minutes
  • See 845,000+ visits to our clinics
  • Provide 89,000+ same day surgical visits
  • Conduct 82,000+ inpatient discharges
  • Provide 2.3 million+ long-term care days
  • Provide 1.9 million+ home support hours
  • Provide 199,000+ home nursing visits


Our Leadership Teams


The provincial Government of British Columbia, through the British Columbia Ministry of Health, sets province-wide goals, standards and performance agreements for health service delivery by the six health authorities.

Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors is responsible for creating the policy and direction of Vancouver Coastal Health to meet these government expectations.

Senior Executive Team

The Senior Executive Team of the organization is responsible for putting the board’s policies and directions into action though the management and staff of VCH.

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