Faculty Profile - Liz McKay

Liz McKay

Liz McKay



Master of Nursing (Athabasca University, 2014)

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (University of Victoria, 1994)

Subjects: Nursing
Comox Valley Campus 250-334-5000 ext. 4120

Liz joined the faculty in 2014 after 30 years of practice in a variety of settings. The majority of Liz's nursing career has  been with the Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council in various roles from Community Health Nursing, Maternal Child, and in leadership capacities of mentoring and supporting nursing practice. Liz was part of the collaborative process  with the Nuu-chah-nulth elders, women, and families to delevop a culturally safe approach to care when working with pregnant and parenting families. This approach to care "The Mother's Story" which has been implemented Island wide to support all pregant and parenting women in Public Health. Liz continues to work with Island Health as an educator for the Mother's Story. Liz graciously acknolwedges the gift of learning from the Nuu-chah-nulth people which continues to inform her current teaching practice. 

Master of Nursing (Athabasca University, 2014)

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (University of Victoria, 1994)

NUR-102 Relational Practice I: Self and Others

NUR-105 Health and Healing I: Living Health

NUR-115 Health and Healing II: Health Indicators

NUR-175 Consolidated Practice Experience I

NUR-302 Relational Practice III: Connecting Across Difference

NUR-314 Nursing Practice VI: Promoting Health of Communities and Society

NUR-375 Consolidated Practice Experience (CPE) III

NUR-404 Nursing Practice VI: Engaging in Leadership

NUR-414 Nursing Practice VIII: Transitioning to BSN Graduate

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