Nursing Support Services Coordinator (RN)

$43.09 - $52.82 hourly
  • Vancouver Coastal Health
  • West Vancouver, BC
  • Dec 13, 2021
Part time Registered Nurses

Job Description

Vancouver Coastal Health is looking for a Nursing Support Services Coordinator to join the Special Needs Program Team working out of various North Shore Community Health Centres.  Apply today to join our team!

 

As a Nursing Support Services Coordinator with VCH you will:

  • Provide direct and consultative services for clients from birth to age 19 who have special health care needs.
  • Provide assessment, determination of care needs, teaching/training, delegation, monitoring and evaluating non-nurse caregivers who deliver delegated nursing care tasks.
  • Assess children, who require direct nursing care in the community, establish a plan of care and coordinate service provision, support the family and agency nurses.
  • Refer to and collaborate with interdisciplinary team members funded by Ministries of Health, Provincial Health Service Authority, Education and Children and Family Development, and other health care professionals/providers/community agencies to achieve excellence in health services and safe, efficient, effective care.
  • Evaluate and advocate for changes to service provision.

Education & Experience

  • Current practicing registration as a Registered Nurse with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM).
  • Three (3) years recent related nursing experience that includes working with children (0 to 19 years) who have a variety of chronic health conditions including pediatric palliative care.
  • Experience in wound care, gastrostomy and nasogastric tube management, catheterization, diabetes management and seizure management or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
  • Valid B.C. driver's license. Local area travel requires the use of a personal vehicle for which mileage reimbursement will be paid.

We are committed to building a representative workforce and encourage applications reflecting diversity of sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, racialization or ancestry, disability, political belief, religion, marital or family status, age, and/or status as a First Nation, Metis, Inuit, or Indigenous person.

VCH is proud to be recognized as a Best Place to Work in Canada in 2021 by Glassdoor and Forbes.

Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for this posting.