OverviewSun Country Health Region NURSE PRACTITIONER Temporary in Weyburn, SK
Sun Country Health Region
Branch Weyburn SK CA
The LTC NP reports directly to the Nurse Manager of Tatagwa View. The Nurse Practitioner RN (NP) blends an in-depth knowledge of nursing with the legal…
Employer Job Number: GO-00521841
Facility: TATAGWA VIEW
Job Description: The Nurse Practitioner RN (NP) blends an in-depth knowledge of nursing with the legal authority to order diagnostic tests, prescribe pharmaceuticals and perform specific procedures in the management and treatment of common acute illnesses and stable chronic conditions. The RN (NP) practices within a framework of evidence based care, health promotion and disease and injury prevention. The practice involves building partnerships with residents, families and other disciplines. This includes resident assessments, supporting inter-professional collaboration and participating in continuous improvement. The LTC NP reports directly to the Nurse Manager of Tatagwa View. The NP will work to full scope of practice of an RN (NP) and promotes quality health care outcomes and standards to ensure that residents of Tatagwa View receive a high standard of care.
Basic Life Support (BLS)
Registered Nurse – Nurse Practitioner Masters Program
Valid Class 5 driver’s license
Registered or eligible for registration with the Saskatchewan Registered Nurses Association (SRNA) as an RN (NP)
Minimum of three (3) years experience working as a Registered Nurse, with experience as RN (NP).
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Ability to work independently and as a member of a multi-disciplinary team
Ability to competently use computers and software applications as required by the position
Communication skills to provide/obtain verbal and/or written opinions/advice
Ability to develop and maintain good interpersonal relationships and communication with other health care professionals
Ability to lead best practice
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Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Weyburn, SK, CA
Posted on: 2017-10-30