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Regional Registered Nurse II

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Labrador City, NL
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Full-time
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Job Description

Regional Registered Nurse II or Nurse Practitioner (FamilyAll Ages)
(Permanent Full-Time)
HOPEDALE CLINIC
Rural & Remote Health

The purpose of this position is to provide care primary care services to clients (preventative, health promotion, supportive, rehabilitative, and curative). The position offers an excellent opportunity to advance nursing knowledge and decision-making skills while managing a generalized primary health care program by working collaboratively within an interdisciplinary team. The Nurse Practitioner or RN II role includes components of clinical practice, education, consultation, and research and preceptor ship. This position functions in accordance with the Labrador Grenfell Health's mission, vision and values. The Nurse Practitioner or RN II is the administrator, primary health care provider and on site supervisor. She/he is responsible for organizing the work schedule of all members of staff and for maintaining standards. The RN II is directly responsible to the Clinical Nurse Manager of Rural & Remote Health.

Qualifications:

Registered Nurse:

" Graduation from an approved/recognized school of nursing program is required;
" Current and continuing practicing licensure with the College of Registered Nurses of Newfoundland and Labrador (CRNNL) is required;
" Completion of an Outpost Nursing Program or other education/certification (e.g., health assessment course) is an asset
" 2 years' acute care experience with preference for emergency care or ICU experience
" 2 years' experience regional or outpost nursing within the past five years.
" Previous experience in leadership roles.
" The successful applicant will be required to submit a satisfactory certificate of conduct.
" Current certification in Basic Cardiac Life Support (CPR)
" A Class V Driver's license

Nurse Practitioner:

" Current and continuing practicing licensure with the College of Registered Nurses of Newfoundland and Labrador (CRNNL) is required;
" Graduation from an approved nurse practitioner education program
" The successful applicant will be required to submit a satisfactory certificate of conduct.
" Current certification in Basic Cardiac Life Support (CPR)
" A Class V Driver's license
" ACLS, TNCC, PALS, NRP and medevac course.
" Breastfeeding Essentials course/education

Duties (Include but not limited to):

" Arranging and conducting clinics for primary care purposes including assessing, diagnosing, and prescribing in accordance with professional, provincial, and organizational standards, policies, and clinical practice guidelines.
" Coordinating treatment plans based on ongoing assessments, client and family response and outcomes, consulting with physician or nurse practitioner if required care is outside of provider's scope of practice and competencies.
" Coordinating monthly client case management meetings with all health care providers to develop care plans for clients with complex needs.
" Dispenses medications in accordance with professional, provincial, and organizational standards, policies, and clinical practice guidelines.
" Coordinating medical follow-up (e.g., referrals as appropriate; facilitating transition from hospital to community; and acting as a liaison between the client and various health care providers).
" Consults with the assigned physician and reports to the Clinical Nurse Manager for administrative/management issues.
" Ensuring quality assurance standards are maintained.
" Other duties as assigned (e.g., emergency on-call, medevacs, documentation of nursing workload measurement system, provide relief in other sites as required.
" Participates in professional development and lifelong learning.
" Enter nursing workload.
" Directs all staff by delegating duties and responsibilities. Organizing work schedules including approval of leave.
" Oversees month reports including financial, community referral statistics, daily workload report and recommends actions, as necessary.
" Completes annual performance appraisals.
" Will be required to work alone.

Salary:

" This is a non-union/non-management position.
" Nurse Practitioner - NP-35 ($50.28 - $62.40); RN (Regional Registered Nurse II) NS-34 ($47.27- $58.62) classification, depending on experience credits, plus the applicable Labrador Allowance.
" Other benefits in accordance with the Paid Leave Program.

Hours of Work:

" 75 hours biweekly. Variable shifts. On call as required.

"If this is an internal posting only, only applicants of the Labrador Grenfell Zone RNUNL Regional Bargaining Unit will be considered. If this is an internal and external posting, all applications will be accepted and preference will be given to those qualified candidates who are internal to the Labrador Grenfell Zone RNUNL Regional Bargaining Unit."

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

Interested applicants please submit resume, stating competition number 2022000322N

Competition Number: 2022000322
Company Website: https://NLHealthServices.ca/
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About NL Health Services

If you come from away, you’ll discover just how special Newfoundland and Labrador is. If you're a local, you already know this. It’s our people. It’s our culture. It’s our stories (and oh do we love our stories).

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Why join NL Health Services?

There are many reasons. You will put your skills to great use in a unique and remarkable part of the world, be part of interdisciplinary and talented health-care teams and have access to state-of-the-art equipment and modern facilities.

  • We also offer incentives for local talent, those looking to return home and those new to our province.
  • Competitive remuneration and attractive benefits package.
  • Generous vacation packages and paid time off.
  • Full-time and part-time pension plans options.
  • Health insurance, dental and long-term disability plans.
  • Financial incentives and relocation support.
  • Student placements and clinical residencies.
  • Remote work options available.
  • Fast pathways to nursing for out-of-province applicants.

With a rich and unique culture, and tremendous natural beauty, Newfoundland and Labrador is an ideal place to call home, with a growing diverse population and among the safest places in the world to live.

About NL Health Services

At NL Health Services, we are responsible for delivering health and community services to more than 528,000 people living in Newfoundland and Labrador. Our team consists of more than 21,000 dedicated health workers who are committed to providing the best care in communities across the province, in five geographical areas.

The provincial health authority was created in April 2023, following recommendations from Health Accord NL, and brings together five former separate health entities. Our goal is to improve the health of the people of Newfoundland and Labrador and to create a more integrated, accessible, technologically enhanced, equitable and sustainable health system.

We know that it is the people – employees, physicians and volunteers – that together make NL Health Services a great place to work. We believe that every person carries valuable knowledge, experience and perspective, and it is in this diversity that we find strength. At NL Health Services, we embrace the distinct and complementary characteristics of all our members as we seek to eliminate health disparities by providing fair, equitable and quality health care to all patients, residents and clients.

If your passion is to provide extraordinary health care to the residents of the communities of Newfoundland and Labrador, we want to hear from you.

Come, work with us, and be extraordinary every day!

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