Nurse Practitioner Job in Shaunavon for Health Careers in Saskatchewan |

Nurse Practitioner

September 30 2020
Industries Healthcare, social assistance
Categories Health, Medical, Nursing
Shaunavon, SK
Job Description

Reporting to the Director of Primary Health Care, the Nurse Practitioner will provide primary health care services to the community, which includes health promotion and protection, disease and injury prevention, provision of supportive and instructive treatment, and emergency services. Perform health care management, pharmacotherapeutics and therapeutic interventions. Utilize and synthesize from multiple sources appropriate heath assessment and differential diagnosis of client/patient status. Assess need for ordering an interpreting appropriate laboratory, radiology and ultrasound diagnostic tests. Work in conjunction with the client, family and health providers to develop and implement holistic treatment, interventions and support, including prenatal support for at risk youth. Facilitate a case management model of clinical care. Assist individuals, families and communities to increase their knowledge, control and influence of health determinants in the maintenance and improvement of their health status. Work with health care, community and intersectoral partners to improve the health of at risk youth. Support and assist in the development/implementation of quality initiatives to benefit service delivery models.

Job Qualifications

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor Degree in Nursing
  • Registered Nurse - Nurse Practitioner Program
  • Registered or eligible for registration with the Saskatchewan Registered Nurses Association (SRNA) as an RN (NP) or RN (GNP)
  • Valid drivers license or the ability to travel both within the Region and Provincially

Three (3) years full-time experience working as a RN in acute care or primary care, including community needs assessment, community development and health promotion.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Advanced decision making skills
  • Advanced leadership skills
  • Communication skills to transfer knowledge/skills

Additional Information

Field Hours This position is eligible to apply for an NP Relocation Grant for $40,000 in exchange for a five year Return for Service. Please apply to this job posting. The successful candidate is responsible to obtain and provide an original Criminal Record Check (CRC) & Vulnerable Sector Check (VSC) from their local police service, RCMP or previous country/countries of residence that is dated within the past six (6) months that is satisfactory to the Saskatchewan Health Authority. Internal candidates may be required to provide a CRC & VSC during recruitment and selection process.
Geographic Location: Shaunavon Primary Health Care
Expected Start Date: October 18, 2020
FTE®: 1.00
This posting will remain Open until Filled.

Working in Canada

Candidates are required to be legally entitled to work in Canada to apply on this position.

Direct Inquiries To

Human Resources
(306) 778-5256

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