Reference#: 054746JOB SUMMARY:
Working within the context of a primary health care, a population health approach, the vision and values of Vancouver Coastal Health and in accordance with the College of Registered Nurses of British Columbia (CRNBC) standards of Professional Practice, Code of Ethics, provides first line supervision and coordinates the day to day operations of the designated Clinic or Program. In collaboration with all health care team members, coordinates client flow activities by reviewing clinic processes and developing protocols for improving client flow. Provides clinical direction and coordination of clients and assists the Manager with a variety of administrative activities to ensure efficient and optimal use of client care resources. Liaises with designated team members/staff and supports interdisciplinary practice, quality improvement initiatives and supports interdisciplinary integration of services. QUALIFICATIONS:
Education & Experience
Baccalaureate in Nursing with three years' recent, related nursing experience in the Community Health Nursing including one year's related leadership/supervisory experience
or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Current practising registration with the College of Registered Nurses of British Columbia (CRNBC). Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Comprehensive knowledge of other health care disciplines and their role in client care. Demonstrated ability to adapt to the changing health system and an understanding the broad determinants of health. Broad knowledge of the local Community and regional initiatives that may impact patient care, resource access or practice guidelines in this local clinic setting. Demonstrated ability in dealing with a variety of situations and responsibilities requiring initiative and professional judgment. Ability to supervise. Demonstrated ability to apply decision making and analytical skills. Demonstrated ability to provide leadership and work direction to the interdisciplinary team. Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively as a member of an interdisciplinary team. Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing. Demonstrated ability to deal effectively with conflict situations. Demonstrated ability to develop and evaluate health education resources. Knowledge of research process and methodology. Demonstrated ability to critically read and utilize current health research in evidence based practice. Demonstrated ability to identify community resources appropriate to client/family/community needs. Demonstrated computer skills including the ability to effectively use a computerized client care information system and Windows applications. Demonstrated ability to plan, organize and prioritize work. Physical ability to perform the duties of the position. Demonstrated skill in CPR techniques.
Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for this posting.
***Employees of VCH must apply via the "Internal Application Process". Current VCH staff who apply to this posting using this external site will be considered with other external candidates. Seniority will not apply.***
Thank you for your interest in Vancouver Coastal Health.
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