Specialty Rehabilitation

Role and Facility Information

Nurse Clinician Case Manager – Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children

Vancouver, BC

Initiate, facilitate and coordinate health care plans in collaboration with families, health professionals and community professionals/agencies for children with complex medical conditions living in their home communities. Activities include intake and referral triaging, coordinating and facilitating teaching and support for children/youth and their families, and liaising with acute care and community agencies.

What you’ll do

Initiate and coordinate assessments; respond to child/youth, family, health care teams, community professionals/agencies and service provider enquiries, providing anticipatory guidance and case management.
Participate in and oversee the coordination of community care throughout the child/youth’s health journey with the program. Actively engage in ongoing assessments to determine continued eligibility and level of services.
Assess and develop a health care plan that optimally supports the child/youth in their home community. Facilitate re-direction for children/youth/families to other community resources as applicable.
Collaborate with other members of the health care team to promote and support holistic family-centered care in the child/youth’s community setting.
Provide supportive case management to families by ensuring continued communication and partnership in the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of the health care plan throughout the care continuum as well as advocacy, information regarding program, team, or community health and educational resources, and referrals to appropriate community services and/or agencies

What you bring

Graduation from an approved School of Nursing.
Current practicing registration as an RN with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP).
Three (3) years’ recent, related and progressively responsible experience in tertiary pediatric nursing or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
CPR Training – Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) – Level I.
Valid BC Driver’s License and access to vehicle and ability to travel.
Knowledge of community based services for children with complex medical conditions.
Comprehensive knowledge of the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP) standards for Nursing Practice.
Comprehensive skill and expertise in tertiary pediatric services and related issues.
Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
Strong leadership and organizational skills.
Strong computer skills, including Excel, Word and PowerPoint and Internet Browsers.

You have the ability to:

Relate effectively to children and their families, dealing effectively with those experiencing stress and/or in crisis.
Collaborate and work effectively as a member of an interdisciplinary care team and function as a nursing resource.
Identify and resolve problems using therapeutic communication strategies.
Work independently to organise and prioritise multiple tasks.
Physically perform the duties of the job.

What’s in it for you

Every PHSA employee enables the best possible patient care for our patients and their families. Whether you are providing direct care, conducting research, or making it possible for others to do their work, you impact the lives of British Columbians today and in the future. That’s why we’re focused on your care too – offering health, wellness, development programs to support you – at work and at home.

Join one of BC’s largest employers with province-wide programs, services and operations – offering vast opportunities for growth and development.
Access to more than 2,000 in-house training programs.
Enjoy a comprehensive benefits package, including municipal pension plan.
12 annual statutory holidays with generous vacation entitlement and accruement.
Flexible work options including flextime, work locations and job sharing (eligibility will vary)
Perks include onsite fitness classes and discounts to 350 BC-wide recreational programs, travel, technology, car and bike sharing, and more.

Job Type: Temporary Full-Time (to October 2020)
Wage: $41.42-$50.77 per hour
Applications will be accepted until position is filled
Hours of Work: 0830-1630 Monday-Friday
Requisition # 92596

What we do

Sunny Hill Health Centre (SHHC) bcchildrens.ca/our-services/sunny-hill-health-centre provides specialized development and rehabilitation to B.C. children and youth and their families.

Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) plans, coordinates and evaluates specialized health services with the BC health authorities to provide equitable and cost-effective health care for people throughout the province. Our values reflect our commitment to excellence and include: Respect people – Be compassionate – Dare to innovate – Cultivate partnerships – Serve with purpose. Learn more about PHSA and our programs: jobs.phsa.ca/programs-and-services

PHSA is committed to employment equity and hires on the basis of merit, encouraging all qualified individuals to apply. We recognize that our ability to provide the best care for our diverse patient populations relies on a rich diversity of skills, knowledge, backgrounds and experiences, and value a safe, inclusive and welcoming environment.

Live and work in BC

Vancouver

The world-class city of Vancouver is situated in the southwest corner of British Columbia, surrounded by mountains and ocean vistas. With a population of two million, Vancouver is Canada’s third largest city and is frequently honoured as one of the best places to live in the world. As North America’s gateway to the Pacific Rim, Vancouver has strong links to international markets and is home to a vibrant mix of cultures. Blessed with a balmy coastal climate, the city offers recreational pursuits to suit every taste and disposition, from extreme skiing and mountain biking, to sailing, golfing, nature walks and meditative retreats. The city boasts myriads of theatres, galleries and restaurants.

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