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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 centers 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

We will be leaders in promoting wellness and ensuring care by focusing on quality and innovation.

Our Mission

We are committed to supporting healthy lives in healthy communities with our partners through care, education and research.

Our Values

Service: We will provide outstanding service and respond to needs in a timely and innovative manner.

Integrity: We will serve openly and honestly in a caring and compassionate environment.

Sustainability: We will focus on effectiveness, efficiency, best practices and health outcomes, holding ourselves responsible for results

Our Goals

We are guided by four organizational goals to achieve our vision.

Provide the best care

Promote better health for our communities

Develop the best workforce

Innovate for sustainability

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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 residential 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+ residential 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 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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