The County of Renfrew is recruiting for a Nurse Practitioner (Registered Nurse with Extended Class RN(EC) privileges). This is a one-year contract position, starting approximately February 2020.
This is an incredible opportunity working with Bonnechere Manor and Miramichi Lodge and their team of medical professionals to work to the full scope of practice for Nurse Practitioners in ensuring optimal care for our residents. This role could be one full-time position of 35 hours per week or two part-time positions of 17.5 hours per week, which will be split between both homes.
Reporting to the Directors of Care, the Nurse Practitioner is a senior management position with the role of practitioner, consultant, educator and advocate. The Nurse Practitioner works in partnership, offering the full scope of primary health care nurse practitioner practice. He/she functions as a member of the interdisciplinary care team in the development, implementation and evaluation of the resident’s plan of care.
The Nurse Practitioner collaborates with the medical directors, other physicians and community services and agencies in the provision of primary health care for residents residing in the homes. The Nurse Practitioner also collaborates with the directors of care in the provision and advancement of nursing services and takes a leadership role in the development, implementation and evaluation of the nursing department.
The Nurse Practitioner is required to successfully display the corporate competencies of honesty and integrity, professionalism, client service orientation and focus on results.