|Job Title:||Regional Epidemiologist, Quality Patient Safety and Infection Control|
|Work Site:||Vancouver General Hospital - 12th & Oak|
|Status:||Temporary Full Time - With Approx. End Date of November 28, 2019|
Reporting to the Regional Director Quality Data Analytics and, in collaboration with the Quality Patient Safety and Infection Control (QPS-IPAC) team, the Regional Epidemiologist works to reduce the incidence of preventable adverse events including healthcare associated infections across all sectors of care within Vancouver Coastal Health. This goal is achieved through contributing to the ongoing development, use and evaluation of a comprehensive and integrated regional performance measurement and reporting system to support timely evidence-informed decision-making at all levels of the organization including at the point-of-care. Other responsibilities include investigation of outbreaks/clusters, evaluation of interventions and quality improvement initiatives, translation of data into institutional best practice and policy, and the conduct of applied epidemiological research.
Qualified applicants only please submit a resume and covering letter quoting competition # 108972-ale. Successful applicants may be required to complete a Criminal Records Review Check.
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.