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Nurse Practitioner 100-1641

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100-1641

The Victoria Primary Care Network is seeking two Nurse Practitioners to join a clinic in the Victoria area.

Please visit: https://divisionsbc.ca/victoria/careers/primary-care-network-postings  to view the clinic details.This position will be focused on offering longitudinal primary care in a community clinic setting.

In this service contract position the Nurse Practitioner will participate as a part of community family practice office and the NP will build a patient panel of approximately 1000 people over 3 years.

NP-Primary Care Clinic attributes include:

 

  • Implementing processes to ensure all people in a community have access to quality primary care and are attached to a primary care provider within their community
     
  • Delivery of extended hours of care, including early mornings, evenings and weekends
     
     
  • Delivery of comprehensive primary care services through a team-based care approach
     
  • Collaborative and co-ordinated care with diagnostic services, hospital care, specialty care and community services for all patients

 

The nurse practitioner will participate in an after-hours call group, sharing after-hours coverage with other practitioners, to include physicians and nurse practitioners, at the clinic.

Additional Information: 2 FTE available

Community Information:

Victoria, British Columbia’s scenic capital, is located on the southern tip of Vancouver Island. Renowned for its breathtaking natural beauty and enviable quality of life, this is an ideal place to pursue your medical career and create the kind of lifestyle only dreamt about. Few areas in the world can match BC’s scope of outdoor activities, with Vancouver Island offering everything from skiing and snowboarding, to golf, and world-class fishing. With Victoria’s temperate climate, its rich heritage and vibrant cultural scene, it provides the very best of urban and rural living.

Job Types
Nurse Practitioner
Department
Not Applicable
Facility/Site

Clinics in Victoria

City
Victoria
Contact

Please submit your CV and Cover Letter to:

Harjinder Conway

Medical Staff Recruiter

physicians@islandhealth.ca

Shift/Hours of Work
Full Time
Remuneration
Service contract; Ministry NP NTP service rate
Qualifications
  • Experience in providing longitudinal care for patients in a primary care setting
  • Experience in family practice is an asset
  • Experience working autonomously in a clinic team-based setting preferred
  • Experience in team-based care is preferred
  • Ability to provide culturally safe trauma informed care
     
    Additional advanced skills and competencies will be considered with the goal of building a team of NPs with diversity in expertise. Some of these may include:
     
  • Advanced prescribing (e.g. opioid agonist therapy, methadone)
  • Advanced procedures (e.g. IUD insertion, excision and biopsy)
  • Advanced practice with specialty populations (e.g. seniors, pediatrics, substance use and addictions, Indigenous populations)
Education, Training and Experience
  • Full licensure with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM)
Job Status
Full-Time
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