Very poor, after clearly violating a union agreement, and being held accountable, they resorted to lateral aggression and hostility. Even going so far as to try and alter other managers opinions of the staff member.
How long does it take to get hired from start to finish at Vancouver Island Health Authority? What are the steps along the way?
I have been applying for 3 years. I am more then qualified, have worked in healthcare as an MOA for department heads for over 20 years. I have yet to get a interview. You have to know someone in VIHA to even be noticed. I have since given up, their loss because I'm excellent at my job.
Not a pleasant enviornment. This is a very negative, bullying environment. Orientation for the position was laughable! - Six different employees all with their own version of how the job is to be done. Cliquey and backstabbing. Management is a joke. Read the report on the toxic environment beforehand.
What would you suggest Vancouver Island Health Authority management do to prevent others from leaving?
Ensure Managers are aware of Nursing Culture and have a minimum of a Nursing Degree or Masters! Provide flexible work hours options, in particular for highly experienced nurses with > 20 years of Nursing expertise.
Morning and afternoon shifts with different clients each day providing pri care on a one to one basis, all hands on and very serious health concerns and medical needs are addressed daily.
What is the vacation policy like at Vancouver Island Health Authority? How many vacation days do you get per year?
It depends on whether you are full time of part time. You get a percentage of the hours you work. Casual do not get paid holiday
What is the work environment and culture like at Vancouver Island Health Authority?
Toxic, back-stabbing, miserable, cliquey people in admin positions. Overpaid Management are sneaky, don't care about their staff, just the bottom line. They think they're invincible but will fall hard one day. Working with Viha is worse than death!