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|Job Title:||Leader - Travel Clinic|
|Work Site:||Travel Clinic - West Broadway|
|Status:||Regular Full Time|
About the Travel Clinic:
The doctors at the VCH Travel Clinic provide prescriptions, health advice, and vaccine recommendations tailored to the individual’s medical history and travel itinerary. The nurses will then provide the vaccinations after the assessment with the doctor is complete.
Designated as the Centre of Excellence in Travel Medicine for British Columbia by the Ministry of Health, the Travel Clinic has also been designated as a Yellow Fever Vaccination Centre by the Public Health Agency of Canada (this designation is a requirement to provide the Yellow Fever vaccine).
Learn more at www.travelclinic.vch.ca
Reporting to the Medical Director, you will be accountable for the effective and efficient functioning of the Travel Clinic, which will include coordinating the day to day processes and activities such as scheduling and human resource management, developing/monitoring the budget and maintaining the clinic’s vaccine inventory. You will also ensure that Travel Clinic sites are equipped to store and monitor vaccines with plans in place to mitigate cold chain breaks.
In addition to leading and supervising an interdisciplinary team, you'll promote and facilitate participation in developing innovative solutions to protect health and influence health protection strategies as it relates to health planning, implementation and evaluation and policy development within the Travel Clinic.
Working primarily with the Medical Director as a resource in developing a consultative approach required in health planning, developing strategies and initiatives, your key interactions include Managers and staff and professional staff.
Qualifications and Expertise
***Employees of VCH must apply via the Internal Application Process. Refer to the staffpostings.vch.ca 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.
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