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Nurse Practitioner (NP) - St. Andrews Terrace LTC

Steeves and Rozema Group
Cambridge, Ontario
Closing date
Apr 17, 2024

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Nurse Practitioner
Work Setting
Other - Work Setting
Area of Practice
General Nursing
*Position Summary:*

Assess, diagnose, order, interpret medical tests, prescribe medications, and collaborate in the care of our Residents.

*Position Details:*

* *Position: *Permanent full-time
* *Work location* : St. Andrews Terrace (Cambridge)
* *Work schedule*: Full-time (8 hour shifts)

Ask your hiring manager what benefits you can expect at S&R!


* Current registration and in good standing with the College of Nurses of Ontario
* Nurse Practitioner Certification from a recognized program
* Membership with Nurse Practitioners' Association of Ontario (NPAO)
* National certification in Gerontology an asset
* Knowledge of RNAO Best Practice guidelines and MOH Regulations and Act
* Demonstrated competency in advanced assessments, diagnoses and prescribing pharmaceuticals and non-pharmacological interventions within the legislated scope of practice
* Evidence of professional liability insurance
* Demonstrated experience in a community and/or primary care setting
* Experience or a combination of education/training in Geriatrics an asset
* Experience in Management required
* Knowledge of risk and quality management
* Superior interpersonal, communication, organization and team skills
* Innovative, creative, flexible and enthusiastic
* Clear understanding of Resident-Centered Care
* Knowledge of community resources connected to the provision of health promotion and illness prevention related services
* Outstanding multi-tasking ability related to the delivery of efficient primary care

*Key Responsibilities Include:*

* Performs assessment, diagnosis, treatment, health education/counselling and other clinical activities according to the CNO standards of practice for NP's
* Contribute to chart documentation, participate in chart reviews and case conferences
* Facilitates continuity of care by working collaboratively with professional health care teams including primary care providers
* Provides primary or shared medical care, consultation and/or follow up to residents and their families
* Provides an advanced assessments, formulates diagnoses and develops a therapeutic plan of care for frail and elderly residents
* Communicates finding and diagnoses, discusses health outcomes to resident, families and the care team
* Assumes a leadership role within the home to develop solutions that provide exceptional care to our residents
* Support staff to provide exemplary care within their full professional scope
* Encourages and models critical thinking that identifies needs and makes recommendations for changes within the home to enhance best practice outcomes
* Consults with a physician in accordance with the standards for consultation with physicians
* Maintains relationships with networks, related professional organizations and other related service providers
* Maintain accurate, concise and confidential documentation pertaining to resident history
* Prepare weekly and monthly reports as required
* Advocates for Resident Rights
* Other tasks as directed by supervisor


Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent

* Company events
* Company pension
* Dental care
* Discounted or free food
* Extended health care
* On-site parking
* RRSP match
* Vision care
* 8 hour shift
* Day shift
* Evening shift
Supplemental pay types:
* Bonus pay
* Overtime pay

* CNO Membership (required)

Work Location: In person

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