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Nurse Practitioner

NL Health Services - 1,055 Jobs
Saint Anthony, NL
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Full-time
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Posted 22 days ago

Job Description

Nurse Practitioner Family/All Ages
Permanent Full-Time (2 Positions)
Location: St. Anthony, NL
(PCN 56308POS/56309POS)

About the Role

In keeping with Labrador-Grenfell Health's vision of "Healthy People Living in Healthy Communities" and in alignment with Health Accord NL's vision of a "rebalanced health system", LGH is committed to the development of Collaborative Community Teams (CCT) across the region. The CCT approach supports LGH's strategic priorities: people-centered; healthy and sustainable workforce; and better access for better health. The Nurse Practitioner will work with an inter-professional team in a collaborative team environment to provide access and continuity of care to improve health outcomes and patient quality of life through patient attachment to the team and rostering to individual NPs, with the support and wrap around services of the full team.
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 and Vulnerable Sector Check

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 $49.29- $61.18 per hour, plus the applicable Labrador Allowance.

Financial incentives may be available and can be combined including:
" Signing bonus up to $16,000
" Come Home Incentive up to $60,000
" Family Care Team Incentive Remoteness Classification Tier 1 up to $40,000
" Possible Relocation Assistance and Support
" Student bursaries up to $20,000

Hours of Work:
" 75 hours Bi-weekly; Variable Schedule.
Interested applicants please submit resume, stating competition number 2022000597S, to:
Human Resources Department
NLHS-Labrador-Grenfell Zone
St. Anthony, NL A0K 4S0
Tel: 709-454-0347
Apply online at https://www.careers.lghealth.ca/

Posting Date: November 25, 2022
Open Until Filled
CC: RNUNL

"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."

Competition Number: 2022000597
Company Website: https://NLHealthServices.ca/
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About NL Health Services

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).

If you’re looking to grow your health career in a place with adventure around each corner and a strong sense of community, then let’s put on the kettle and have a chat. Newfoundland and Labrador (NL) Health Services might just be the perfect fit for you.

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 510,550 people living in Newfoundland and Labrador. Our team consists of more than 22,000 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!

For more information, please visit: https://nlhealthservices.ca/.

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