Maxwell Management Group
|Job Title / Position:||Nurse Practitioner|
|Time Commitment:||Full time|
The Nurse Practitioner Manager is an integral member of the inter-professional health team at Dearness and a member of the nursing management team.
This position is responsible for the planning, coordination, and delivery of care to long term care residents in collaboration with the Assistant Directors of Care. The Nurse Practitioner Manager is accountable for their own practice and will provide comprehensive health assessments, diagnose health/illness conditions, and treat and manage acute and chronic illnesses as part of the resident’s care plan.
The Nurse Practitioner Manager will provide clinical and educational support to residents, staff, and family members and facilitate community care connections across health care sectors for residents requiring complex care services. Directing and supervising all nursing staff for compliance to their roles, this position will work to develop a culture of excellence in clinical practice using a person-centred care philosophy.
Completion of a Baccalaureate in Nursing program, with current registration in the Nurse Practitioner Association of Ontario and the Registered Nurses Association of Ontario.
Completion of the Ontario Primary HealthCare Nurse Practitioner Certificate Program.
Experience in gerontological nursing and/or as a primary health care nurse practitioner.
Post graduate education/experience in gerontology is an asset