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|Job Title:||Nurse Case Manager RPN RN (Pender Community Health Centre) DTES|
|Work Site:||Pender Community Health Centre - DTES|
|Status:||Temporary Part Time (0.5 FTE) till December 2018|
|Start Date:||As Soon As Possible|
|Salary:||$32.94 - $43.24 per hour|
|Hours:||0830-1630 Monday to Thursday with Fri/Sat/Sun/Stats off|
Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside neighbourhood (DTES) is home to nearly 18,000 residents, many with complex health and social challenges. Apply to be a part of this interdisciplinary team whose focus is to decrease preventable health complications, reduce barriers, and increase capacity to care for this marginalized population.
The Case Manager manages a select population of eligible clients who are chronically ill or have long term physical disabilities. Uses chronic disease management and self-care management principles to conduct assessments, identify problems, address issues or variances from the plan of care in collaboration with the appropriate physician, interdisciplinary team member and/or community agency. Within a multidisciplinary team context provides continuity of care across the continuum by liaising with interdisciplinary team members, coordinating, implementing clinical interventions, evaluating client outcomes based on client goals for care, coordinating ongoing care and supporting transition. Develops and maintains formal General Practitioner Partnerships as appropriate and in accordance with CHA service delivery model. Acts as a clinical resource for the interdisciplinary team by providing information based on nursing theory and practice related to clients with complex health care needs. Consults, confers, and collaborates with multidisciplinary team members, physicians, educational resources and other health care professionals to achieve excellence in client-centred education and research.
Practices within a comprehensive case management model and within the context of a client and family centered care model and in accordance with the College of Registered Nurses’ of British Columbia (CRNBC) and/or the College of Registered Psychiatric Nurses of British Columbia (CRPNBC) standards of professional practice, Code of Ethics, the framework of departmental regulations and Community Health Nursing practice, and the established vision and values of the organization.
Education & Experience
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
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 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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