Nurse Practitioner SUN 56507
Regina Qu'Appelle - Imperial, SK
Regina QuAppelle Health Region, Primary Health Care, has a Permanent Full Time opportunity for a Nurse Practitioner based in Imperial, Saskatchewan.
This position works as part of an interdisciplinary primary health care team. Under the direction of the Urban or Rural Primary Health Care Manager, the Nurse Practitioner will provide primary health care services to the community. The Nurse Practitioner will be responsible for assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of care for clients in the community both independently and collaboratively with a physician, depending upon the complexity of client needs. This includes: health promotion and protection; first line treatment and emergency services; provision of supportive counseling and instruction in management of medical conditions; disease and injury prevention; initiating and conducting community needs assessments and participating in evaluative projects; and collaboration with and referral to other health care professionals.
Graduate from an approved School of Nursing. Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing is desired. Certification in Primary Care Nurse Practitioner or equivalent program is required. Minimum of three (3) years experience as a Registered Nurse in primary care, public health or acute care. Minimum of one (1) year experience in community needs assessment, community development and health promotion. Previous experience working within a community setting with Aboriginal clients would be an asset. Current registration with the Saskatchewan Registered Nurses Association. Possession of, and ability to maintain current registration as RN(NP) with Saskatchewan Registered Nurses Association. Current BCLS certification. Possess valid driver's license and have a vehicle available for work. Demonstrates knowledge of community services, programs and resources. Knowledge of health promotion and population health principles and concepts.
To apply for this position: E-mail your resume: firstname.lastname@example.org Regina Qu'Appelle - 11 months ago