Clinical Practice Consultant – Wound, Ostomy & Continence |WOC|

Position Summary

Interior Health is hiring casual Clinical Practice Consultants – Wound, Ostomy & Continence (WOC). This is a DC2/CH2 position. The shifts of work are days 08:00 to 16:00.

How will you create an impact?

This position will assist in providing consultation specialist service to reduce length of stay and promote healing.

What Will You Work On?

The Clinical Practice Consultant -WOC is to champion, guide and lead the delivery of a comprehensive Wound, Ostomy & Continence program for clients. The Clinical Practice Consultant - WOC will promote the delivery of quality client care by providing clinical consultation and expertise, education and direction based on a specialized body of knowledge to interdisciplinary team members. This role will collaborate with other Nurses Specialized in Wound, Ostomy and Continence (NSWOC); research and evaluate current wound, ostomy & continence standards and facilitate the development and implementation of program policies and procedures, education programs for staff and quality improvement initiatives, incorporating evidence based ‘best practices’.

How Will We Help You Grow?

We are committed to continuous education and development.

Who Are We Looking For?

Kelowna BC is seeking experienced NSWOC nurses to join their team to support KGH and the Kelowna community NSWOC teams.

Qualifications

Education, Training and Experience:

Graduation from an approved School of Nursing with current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM).

Successful completion of the Wound, Ostomy & Continence Institute’s Wound, Ostomy & Continence Education Program, three years recent, relevant experience, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Valid motor vehicle license.

Comments

This posting is covered by the Provincial Health Officer’s mandatory COVID-19 vaccination orders and selected applicant(s) must comply.

Interior Health now offers assistance from an Aboriginal Employment Advisor. If you self-identify as Aboriginal (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) and if you would like assistance with internal career exploration, send your question via email to AboriginalEmployment@interiorhealth.ca to be redirected to the Employment Advisor. We invite applicants to self-identify as First nations, Métis, or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes.

Competition #:

01799438

Employee Type:

CASUAL

Bargaining Unit:

BCNU

Facility:

KELOWNA GENERAL HOSPITAL

Location:

Kelowna

Department:

KGH OSTOMY THERAPY

Reports To:

MANAGER

Hourly Wage:

$43.09 - $52.82

Close Date:

OPEN UNTIL FILLED

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