Job title :
PATIENT CARE COORDINATOR, RN
PENTICTON REGIONAL HSPTL
PERMANENT FULL TIME
Our busy acute medical unit at the Penticton Regional Hospital is seeking a motivated and organized Patient Care Coordinator (PCC) Registered Nurse, to support and lead the nursing team. This is a permanent full-time opportunity. Days of work are Monday to Friday from 07:00-15:00.
As the PCC you will be responsible for the coordination of day to day operations and high quality, safe patient care.
Typical PCC responsibilities include:
- Supporting/coordinating the seamless movement of patients through the healthcare system and in accessing appropriate resources.
- Supervising staff, as well as serving 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.
- Reviewing, analysing and making recommendations on the development of administrative systems such as policies, procedures and standards of patient care and adequate staffing levels.
- Developing and maintaining a continuous quality improvement environment.
- Liaising with the interdisciplinary team for identification, coordination and efficient utilization of resources as well as planning for staff educational needs.
Interior Health offers many generous employer paid benefits, rewarding career development opportunities and employee services to support you at every stage of your career. If you think you would be an asset to our strong, welcoming nursing team, then we would love to hear from you!
Penticton has one of the best year-round climates in Canada, so it’s easy to enjoy two beautiful lakes, acres of parks and wilderness trails on the local mountains. Penticton's population is approximately 33,000 and offers small town charm with bigger city amenities.
Graduation from an approved School of Nursing with current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM).
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 CPR certification required.
We invite applicants to self-identify as First Nation, Métis or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes.
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 the application process, job readiness, interview readiness or tips for resume and cover letter writing, send your question via email to AboriginalEmployment@interiorhealth.ca to be redirected to the Employment Advisor.