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Primary Care Nurse Practitioner RN(EC)

Job Information
Author 47humboldt
Date December 7, 2016
Type Full Time
Company Anishnawbe Health Toronto
Salary 50.74 - Per Hour
Location Queen Street East and Sherbourne, Toronto
Category Medical / Health
Contact Information
How to Apply: Please submit your resume and cover letter in one document (including your name and “RNEC” in your document’s name) to the HR Coordinator, by email to recruitment@aht.ca by November 4, 2016. If you have questions about the application process, please call 416-920-2605 x.332  

 

To  improve the health and well-being of Aboriginal People

 in spirit, mind, emotion and body by providing Traditional Healing

within an interdisciplinary health care model.

(Anishnawbe Health Toronto’s Mission Statement)

As a fully accredited community health centre, Anishnawbe Health Toronto provides primary health care services to improve the health and well-being of Aboriginal people. We are currently seeking a Nurse Practitioner (RN EC) to work in a full-time continuing position.

 

POSITION  OVERVIEW

The Primary Care Nurse Practitioner (Registered Nurse-Extended Class) is a nurse specialist in primary health care with advanced knowledge and decision-making skills, who practices autonomously to offer the full scope of primary health care nursing practice. The RN(EC) is expected to meet the standards of practice specific to the Extended Class and function in accordance with relevant legislation and standards of nursing practice set out by the CNO. The RN(EC) works within an interdisciplinary health care team to independently and collaboratively provide comprehensive primary and episodic health care to clients with an emphasis on health prevention and promotion, disease prevention and management and health education. The RN(EC) is responsible for supporting the agency’s mission, values, beliefs and philosophy.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provides client–centered comprehensive primary and episodic health care to clients, as outlined and appropriate within the Extended Class scope of practice
  • Works independently and collaboratively with members of the interdisciplinary team, consulting with other health care professionals when client’s condition is beyond the RN(EC) scope of practice
  • Completes follow-up required by client and/or refers when appropriate
  • Assists with lab tracking and follow up
  • Maintains complete and accurate records of clients’ visits
  • Maintains data required by the program, agency, TC LHIN and/or management.
  • Participates in regular quality of care chart audits and chart reviews as demonstrated in EMR documentation.
  • Performs other related duties as requiredQUALIFICATIONS
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  • BScN and membership in good standing with the College Of Nurses of Ontario, as an RN with Extended Class
  • At least 3 years of experience working as a Nurse Practitioner in the extended role in a community-based setting
  • Commitment to working cooperatively in a community-based setting as part of an interdisciplinary team

Anishnawbe Health Toronto offers a competitive salary, a comprehensive benefits package, a commitment to your professional development and a supportive workplace environment.

 

Anishnawbe Health Toronto is committed to diversity and values the contribution of its employees from diverse backgrounds and experiences. We welcome applications from Aboriginal persons, visible minority group members, women, persons with disabilities, members of sexual minority groups, and others who contribute to greater diversity of perspectives.

 

(If you are invited for an interview and require accommodation, please let us know)

Meegwetch to all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted

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