Bilingual Nurse Practitioner - Part Time

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About Us
Canadian Cannabis Clinics specializes in the assessment of patients for medical cannabis. We are Canada's largest chain of clinics specializing in medical cannabis, continually growing to increase access to patients across the country.

About Our Team
We welcome inquiries from qualified individuals who want to be part of a team of hardworking, dedicated and compassionate medical professionals. Canadian Cannabis Clinics fosters a progressive culture, offering its employees a real chance to make an impact.

PURPOSE
The bilingual Nurse Practitioner will conduct assessments in French and English to determine patient eligibility for medical cannabis. Once eligibility criteria have been verified, the Nurse Practitioner will authorize medical documents for medical cannabis.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

· Review patient charts and patient intake forms prior to patient consultations.

· Conduct patient assessments to determine the eligibility of patients for medical cannabis.

· Assist in all aspects of care for patients participating in medical cannabis evaluations by video conference or telephone.

· Provide information to patients pertaining to the benefits and side effects of medical cannabis.

· Complete medical documents for medical cannabis authorizations.

· Complete patient treatment plans and consultation notes after each patient appointment.

· Maintain confidentiality and follow the code of conduct as per the College of Nurses of Ontario and/or as per OIIQ (Ordre des infirmières et infirmiers du Québec).

KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE

· Current registration with College of Nurses of Ontario

· Completion of Prescribing Narcotics and Controlled Substances (CPD) course

· 2 years experience as NP

· Superior verbal and written communication skills in French and English

· Experience using an Electronic Medical Records system

· Well-developed presentation skills

· Excellent working knowledge of Windows-based software applications

· Proven analytical and problem-solving skills

JOB SPECIFICATIONS / PREFERRED SKILLS

· Excellent organizational skills, with special consideration to time and clinical operations

· Strong conflict resolution skills

· Excellent bedside manners towards patients

· Demonstrated ability to make quick decisions and solve tough problems

· Works well independently, can manage multiple priorities and is solutions-oriented

· Ability to stay up to date on scientific research pertaining to medical cannabis

· Have a thorough understanding of the medical benefits of cannabis and the Cannabis Act

· Must have the ability to assess and provide recommendations to patients that are suitable candidates for medical cannabis

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Canadian Cannabis Clinic is an equal opportunity employer. At Canadian Cannabis Clinic we are committed to do business inclusively and accommodate applicants with disabilities. If you require accommodation (including, but not limited to, an accessible interview site, alternate format of job posting) during the recruitment and selection process, please let our Recruitment team know.

 

Benefits at 24/hrs per week (after 3 months) 

Job Type: Part-time, Permanent

Salary: $60.00 per hour