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Patient Care Coordinator - Medical
Posted date [Sep-09-19]  (ID: 105346)
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Interior Health is one of six publicly funded health authorities in British Columbia. With more than 19,000 employees and nearly 1,600 physicians on our team, we are developing the future of health care through innovation and professional development.

Located in the Southern Interior of British Columbia, our beautiful region includes larger cities such as Kelowna, Kamloops, Penticton, and Vernon along with a multitude of rural communities such as Cranbrook, Golden, Ashcroft, and 100 Mile House. Interior Health is dedicated to providing the best possible service to our citizens with staff and physicians who are committed to teamwork and high quality patient care all playing an important part in our vision to set new standards of excellence in the delivery of health services in the Province of British Columbia....

Job ID 1291456Date posted 09/06/2019

Community :KAMLOOPS
Position Summary

Our busy acute medical unit at the Royal Inland Hospital in Kamloops, B.C. is seeking a motivated and organized Patient Care Coordinator (PCC) to support and lead the team.

As the PCC for our busy general medical unit, you will be responsible for the coordination of day to day operations and high quality, safe patient care. This is a very busy 25 bed acute medical unit with a focus on respiratory, acute pain and symptom management for chronic and palliative patients.

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.

This is a relief (temporary) part-time 0.71fte position available until approximately April 2021 or the return of the current incumbent. Days of work are rotating and shift times are 07:30 to 19:30 and 19:30 to 07:30. Interior Health offers many rewarding benefits 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! Come and join us, our focus is on giving people room to grow, to make an impact in the lives of others.


• Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing, advanced preparation in the clinical specialty of the assigned area
• Three years of recent related clinical experience in the assigned practice environment
• Two years recent supervisory and teaching experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
• Current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP).
• Current CPR certification required.


Job Title Patient Care Coordinator - Medical
Company Name Interior Health
Category Category -> Healthcare
Job Type Job Type -> Part-Time
Salary Competitive
Location Kamloops, British Columbia
Area Area -> Other Locations