Nurse Practitioner, InCentre

Nurse Practitioner, InCentre

Full Time Toronto, ON

Join our professional team as we work together to deliver compassionate care that is responsive to the healthcare needs of our community.

We are currently looking for (2) Full-Time Nurse Practitioners, InCentre Hemodialysis to join our Nephrology Program team.

Hourly Rate Range:  $50.72 – $63.24

Schedule Requirements: Days and some evenings

Employee Group: ONA

Reporting Relationship: Program Director, Nephrology

 

Job Summary: 

The Nurse Practitioner (NP) is a leader within a multidisciplinary and inter-professional team. Working as a Registered Nurse in the Extended Class RN (EC), the NP will formulate clinical decisions and develop adult client care plans for patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD). The Nurse Practitioner works in partnership with all relevant stakeholders, excelling in all four domains of her their practice: clinical care, leadership, education and research. The NP will utilize a comprehensive theoretical knowledge base and an advanced level of clinical competence in caring for patients in the In-Centre Hemodialysis unit. This will involve health assessment and diagnosis, health care management and therapeutic intervention. The NP will demonstrate in practice, the competencies to use their legislated authority to diagnose, order and interpret diagnostic tests, prescribe pharmaceuticals and perform specific procedures. The NP role works in collaboration and consultation with medical staff, nursing and members of the inter-professional health care teams to ensure a timely response to a client’s changing health status and needs.

As an integral team member of the Nephrology Program, the NP will assist the Program by utilizing a Chronic Disease Prevention and Management (CDPM) and self-management approach and philosophy, as the Program continues to achieve the deliverables under the Ontario Renal Network, and strives to achieve the targets of the Ontario Renal Plan II and III.

The NP will participate in and lead quality improvement and administrative activities focus on advancing patient care outcomes. Other key components of the role include performing research activities; developing, delivering, coordinating and participating in education and professional development activities/programs; performing activities to further develop and strengthen the profession; acting as a resource and mentor; and serving as a consultant to individuals and groups within the professional community and other hospitals/agencies.

The incumbent will be the key liaison with the Nephrologists, primary care, referral partners and the community to ensure seamless transitions, in and out of the Nephrology ambulatory clinics, facilitating collaboration among all partners involved in the ongoing care of the client. Primary work will be in the In Centre Hemodialysis unit.

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Requirements:

Humber River Hospital is seeking individuals who are leaders in their chosen profession, patient/customer focused, team players, effective communicators, caring and respectful and are fiscally responsible.

 

Interested candidate please send in your application through our career website: https://careersen-hrrh.icims.com/jobs/intro