Care Coordinator

Employment type: Full-time
INTERIOR HEALTH
City: Princeton
Last visit: 2014-03-28
Author's ads: 1

Posted: 2014-03-28

Description:

Position Summary

Exciting front line leadership opportunity now available for an experienced nurse in Princeton!

The quiet town of Princeton is situated in the southern Okanagan Valley among the foothills of the Cascade Mountains. Forestry, mining and agriculture have played key roles in shaping the community, however tourism is increasingly important to the local economy. With its scenic location amongst rivers, mountains, and lakes, Princeton offers a wide range of year round outdoor recreational opportunities from skiing and

snowmobiling to hiking and mountain biking.

Princeton General Hospital offers emergency services and 6 acute care beds. The Patient Care Coordinator (PCC) is responsible for the coordination of day to day operations and quality patient care within a designated clinical area(s This position supports the seamless movement of patients through the healthcare system and in accessing appropriate resources. The PCC supervises as well as serves as a role model and a resource to staff for clinical decision-making, clinical assessments of patients and in the counseling and education of families. Reviews, analyses and makes recommendations on the development of administrative systems such as policies, procedures and standards of patient care, adequate staffing levels, and a continuous quality improvement environment. Liaises with the interdisciplinary team for identification, coordination and efficient utilization of resources as well as plans for staff educational needs. The PCC works Monday to Friday 09:00 to 17:38.

Come and join us! Our focus is on giving people room to grow, to make an impact in the lives of others.

 

Qualifications

Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing, advanced preparation in the clinical specialty of the assigned area, three years of recent related clinical experience in the assigned practice environment and two years recent supervisory and teaching experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Current practicing registration with the College of Registered Nurses’ of BC (CRNBC) or the College of Registered Psychiatric Nurses of British Columbia (CRPNBC

Current CPR certification required.

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Career Level: Experienced

Years of Relevant Experience: Any

Education: Bachelors (Including Honours)

Industry: Government and Public Sector

Job Function: Healthcare Services and Wellness

Website: http://jobs.interiorhealth.ca