We are looking for a Patient Care Coordinator (PCC) to join our nursing team at the Kelowna General Hospital. This is a Term Specific Full-Time Registered Nurse DC2 position until August 31, 2023. Days of work are rotating and shift times are 06:45 to 17:58
As the PCC you will be responsible for the coordination of day to day operations and quality patient care. 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.
If you think you would be an asset to our strong, welcoming nursing team, then we would love to hear from you!
Education, Training and Experience:
-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 Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM).
-Current CPR certification required.
-Wound care experience preferred
This posting is covered by the Provincial Health Officer’s mandatory COVID-19 vaccination orders and selected applicant(s) must comply.
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