Nurse Practitioner

Nurse Practitioner

Full Time Big River, SK

Posting #: GO-00566565-3

Position #: 149283

Posted Date: July 05, 2019 17:00 CST

Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Type: Permanent Full Time

City/Town: Big River

Facility: BIG RIVER HEALTH CENTRE

Department: Primary Care

Geographic Location: BIG RIVER PHC CLINIC

Expected Start Date: July 19, 2019 FTE: 1.0

Shift Information:

Hours of Work: In a 3 week rotation

Salary or Pay Band: $49.070 to $58.690 (6 step range)

Number of Positions: 1

Job Summary:

IN COLLABORATION WITH PHYSICIANS AND THE PRIMARY CARE TEAM, THE NURSE PRACTITIONER WILL PROVIDE PRIMARY HEALTH

CARE SERVICES TO BIG RIVER AND SURROUNDING FIRST NATION COMMUNITIES. THIS INCLUDES: HEALTH PROMOTION AND

PROTECTION, DISEASE AND INJURY PREVENTION, PROVISION OF SUPPORTIVE, INSTRUCTIVE, TREATMENT AND URGENT SERVICES;

COLLABORATION WITH AND REFERRAL TO OTHER HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS; WORKING WITH COMMUNITIES AND

PARTICIPATING IN EVALUATIVE PROJECTS AS NEEDED. THE INCUMBENT REPORTS TO THE PHC/EMR MANAGER FOR PHC RURAL NE SERVICE AREA OF THE SASKATCHEWAN HEALTH AUTHORITY.

Qualifications:

Required Qualifications

Bachelor Degree/Diploma in Nursing

Certificate in approved advanced clinical nursing course or equivalent

Registered or eligible for registration with the Saskatchewan Registered Nurses Association (SRNA) as an RN (NP) or RN (GNP)

Valid Class 5 driver’s license

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Ability to travel both within the region and provincially

Advanced communication skills

Knowledge of community development

Working knowledge in health promotion

Working knowledge of community needs assessment

Other Information

Evening and weekend work may be required

Additional Text: 112 hours of work in a 3 week rotation. WORK HOURS INCLUDE WEEKDAYS – MONDAY – FRIDAY STATS OFF

Job Application Methods

Saskatchewan Health Authority, Prince Albert

JOBS@paphr.sk.ca

Contact information:  Thomas Conrad, Recruitment Assistant

306-765-6429 (Tel.); 306-765-6431 (Fax) 

OR 

Health Careers in Saskatchewan

https://www.healthcareersinsask.ca/

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