Facility :PENTICTON HEALTH CENTRE
Are you an energetic, organized, and compassionate person? Are you experienced in Community Care Nursing? If so, we would love to chat with you about a career opportunity as a Transition Liaison Nurse (TL RN) within the Community Integrated Health Services team in the South Okanagan!
Under the direction of the Manager (or designate), the Transition Nurse – working collegially and collaboratively with multidisciplinary/multi-agency teams – takes a lead role in planning, implementing, evaluating and coordinating the flow of integrated care plans for all assigned clients with complex discharge planning and service needs. This position provides comprehensive assessment of individuals and is responsible for identifying variances from discharge plans and service needs, as well as resolution of client, caregiver and system issues.
The Transition Nurse acts as a resource to clients/families and various health service teams in the assessment of client needs and eligibility for appropriate resources. This position is responsible for communicating changes in the day to day service needs of the client and liaising with the multidisciplinary team so that changes in capacity and utilization can be anticipated, monitored and alternate strategies developed in order to facilitate the most effective use of health service resources to meet client needs.
Come live, work and play where others only vacation. Make a difference. Love your work. Apply today!
*Due to Collective Agreement pay scale adjustments, effective April 1, 2019, the pay scale is now $34.83 – $45.73**
Graduation from an approved School of Nursing plus two (2) years recent related clinical experience which includes a combination of Community and Acute Care nursing experience working with complex clients; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Current practicing registration with the College of Registered Nurses of British Columbia (CRNBC) required.
Current valid B.C. Driver’s License required.