Job Title: Coordinator, Patient Care (RN) - CLEAR Team
Infection Control, Vancouver General Hospital
Various other sites
Status: Temporary Full Time
Start Date: As soon as possible until approximately July 2021
Salary: $42.25 - $51.78 per hour
Days off: Rotating
Come work as a Coordinator, Patient Care for the CLEAR Team at Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH)!
Vancouver Coastal Health is looking for an experienced Registered Nurse to join the Infection Control department at Vancouver General Hospital as a Patient Care Coordinator. Apply today to join our team!
This is a unique opportunity to lead the VCH CLEAR team as a shift supervisor. The CLEAR team provides in person support and guidance to long term care homes on infection control best practices and urgent outbreak response. The team partners with homes to educate and provide support to build a strong infection control base that considers the unique needs and abilities of people living in long term care.
Travel to various sites will be required.
WHO WE ARE
Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) is a world class innovator in medical care, research and teaching, delivering service to more than one million BC residents living in Vancouver, Vancouver's North Shore, Richmond, the Sea-to-Sky Highway, Sunshine Coast, and the Central Coast (Bella Bella and Bella Coola.) At VCH, we embrace thinking boldly, taking smart risks, and "going first" when we believe it will lead to the best possible outcomes for patients and their families. At our core, we are a people-focused organization where entrepreneurial spirit runs deep, and opportunity exists for all those who see themselves in the transformation of health care as we know it.
Education & Experience
Current practicing registration as a Registered Nurse with the BC College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM) is required.
Completion of post basic specialty nursing certificate/program if applicable and three (3) years' recent, related experience in the designated clinical area including one (1) year's related administrative/supervisory experience, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Valid BC Driver’s License, as travel within the geographic area requires the use of a vehicle.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Knowledge of evidence informed nursing practice related to designated clinical area.
Knowledge of other health care disciplines and their role in patient care.
Demonstrated ability to provide leadership, supervision, work direction and consultation.
Demonstrated ability to plan, organize and prioritize work.
Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively as a member of an interdisciplinary team.
Demonstrated ability to communicate (orally and in writing) and deal effectively with clients and their families, coworkers, physicians, other health care staff, and staff of external agencies.
Demonstrated ability to set priorities, problem-solve, adjust to unexpected events and deal with conflict.
Demonstrated ability to lead change and support staff through transition.
Knowledge of basic research, e.g. research ethics, research question, hypothesis and qualitative and quantitative data analyses methods.
Demonstrated ability to develop and deliver educational materials for staff/patients/clients and families based on educations theories, principles and best practices.
Demonstrated ability to promote a supportive and creative learning environment.
Demonstrated skill in clinical techniques and the use of applicable equipment and supplies.
Demonstrated skill in CPR techniques.
Demonstrated computer literacy to operate a computerized client care information system as well as applicable word processing, spreadsheet and database software applications.
Ability to operate related equipment.
Demonstrated physical ability to perform the duties of the position.
The hours of work including days off and work area may be subject to change consistent with operational requirements and the provision of the Collective Agreement and applicable statutes.
Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for this posting.
***Employees of VCH must apply via the Internal Application Process. Refer to the https://my.vch.ca/working-here/job-postings site for How to Apply instructions. Current VCH employees who apply to this posting using this external site will be considered as an external candidate. Seniority will not apply.***
Thank you for your interest in Vancouver Coastal Health.