Nurse Practitioner - Family/All Ages
in Labrador City, NL

Labrador City, NL
Contract
Experienced
$43.57 - $54.02 / hour
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Competition Number: 2022000555W

NURSE PRACTITIONER - FAMILY/ALL AGES

Temporary Full Time - One Year
Location: Labrador City

Based at the Labrador West Health Center, the Nurse Practitioner position offers an excellent opportunity to apply advanced clinical, theoretical and decision-making skills through comprehensive nursing knowledge and an interdisciplinary collaborative team approach to primary health care. This position includes but is not limited to a preventative, health promotion, and supportive, rehabilitative and curative model of care.

Qualifications:

  • Graduation from an approved nurse practitioner education program
  • Current registration licensed (or eligible for licensure) as a Nurse Practitioner Family/All ages with the College of Registered Nurses of Newfoundland and Labrador (CRNNL) is required;
  • Current BCLS certification is required;
  • Current ACLS, PALS, TNCC certification or willingness to complete in one year.
  • Breastfeeding Essentials course/education
  • A valid Newfoundland and Labrador Class 5 Drivers license
  • The successful applicant will be required to submit a satisfactory certificate of conduct.

Duties: (Included but not limited to)

  • Primarily responsible for the delivery of primary health care and chronic disease management;
  • Independently and collaboratively assesses, diagnoses, and prescribes in accordance with professional, provincial, and organizational standards, policies and clinical practice guidelines;
  • Utilizing a Person and family Centered care approach works within a collaborative care team to ensure optimal care:
  • Advocates for clients, assessing their needs and if applicable, referring to appropriate care providers, professionals, or other services in the interest of the continuum of care;
  • Recognizes cultural diversity;
  • Utilizing, supporting, facilitating, or participating in research relevant to nursing and the interdisciplinary team;
  • Participating in program and policy development as required;
  • May be required to work alone and maybe required to be on call;
  • Other related duties as required.

Salary:

  • NS-35 of the RNUNL salary scales $43.57- $54.02 per hour, plus the applicable Labrador Allowance.

Hours of Work:

  • 75 hours Bi-weekly; variable schedule.

Interested applicants please submit resume, stating competition number to 2022000555W:

Human Resources
Labrador-Grenfell Regional Health Authority
1700 Nichols-Adam Highway
Labrador City, NL A2V 0B2
Apply online at https://www.careers.lghealth.ca/

Posting Date: November 7, 2022
Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Labrador-Grenfell Health Values Diversity and is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Labrador-Grenfell Health is a Smoke and Scent Free Organization

It's also a great place to work!

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About Labrador Grenfell Health

The Labrador-Grenfell Regional Health Authority (Labrador-Grenfell Health) was formed on April 1, 2005, with the merger of Grenfell Regional Health Services and Health Labrador Corporation.

Labrador-Grenfell Health provides quality health and community services to a population just under 37,000 and covers the communities north of Bartlett's Harbour on the Northern Peninsula and all of Labrador. Corporate headquarters is located in Happy Valley-Goose Bay.

Labrador-Grenfell Health employs approximately 1500 staff and operates twenty-two facilities, including three hospitals, three community health centres, 14 community clinics and two long-term care facilities. Labrador-Grenfell Health is an integrated health and community services board.

It delivers both primary and secondary health services to the residents of the region, including:

  • acute care, diagnostic and clinical support services
  • community health and wellness
  • health protection services
  • long-term care
  • mental health and addictions services
  • residential services
  • therapeutic intervention, family rehabilitation and other rehabilitation services

In the Aboriginal communities, Labrador-Grenfell Health is joined by the Nunatsiavut Department of Health and Social Development, two Innu Band Councils, NunatuKavut (formerly the Labrador Métis Nation), Health Canada and private practitioners in delivering community health programs that meet the health needs of residents in the region.

Join our Team

Labrador Grenfell Health is a team of approximately 1500 employees - where everyone matters. We provide quality health care services to a population of just under 37,000 through the operation of 22 facilities that include 3 hospitals, 3 health centres, 14 community clinics and 2 long term care facilities.

Labrador-Grenfell Health offers a unique opportunity to live and work in a region of Atlantic Canada than combines the peace and quiet of a rural setting with modern equipped facilities and a strong sense of community spirit.

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