Specialty Nurse Practitioner

Role and Facility Information

This exciting new Nurse Practitioner position at a walk-in clinic in South East Kamloops is a partnership with Supporting Team Excellence with Patients Society (STEPS). Working as a collaborative member of the inter-professional team , you will provide comprehensive patient centred care for patients of all ages and through all stages of illness. A focus will be frail seniors. You will play a key role in the team's development in providing primary care for patients as individuals, couples and families attached to the clinic including seniors, Indigenous, LGBTQ2+, those requiring complex care and those within multigenerational and multicultural families within the general patient population. You will collaborate and work closely with all service providers at the clinic and appropriate community services to help each patient achieve their highest level of health.

Orchards Walk is a newly built clinic and is designed to be a Team Based Primary and Community Health Centre. The vision is to have a community clinic in which the patient is a team member in a multi-disciplinary team oriented to team-based primary care. Currently, the team is made up of six family physicians, a Clinical Pharmacist consultant, five MOAs, and an office manager. The patient panel continues to grow as new patients are being accepted daily. As the clinic grows so too will the hours to include evenings and weekends.

Interior Health offers work-life balance with competitive wages, excellent employee benefits, professional development and educational leave in a larger-than-life landscape and four seasons playground. Come and join our team…Apply today

Qualifications

Education, Training and Experience:

• Current registration and exam qualified as a Nurse Practitioner with the BC College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP)

• Successful completion of Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE)

• Recent, relevant clinical nursing experience

• Valid Driver's License.

Live and work in BC

Kamloops

Kamloops is a vibrant city set on a vast landscape of sandstone canyons, grasslands and evergreen timberlands. Here you can enjoy all the amenities of a big city, while having eight provincial parks at your door step. Kamloops takes pride in its arts community and First Nations culture, represented in sites throughout the city, theatre events and music festivals. Come play a round at Tobiano golf course, spend the day fishing and kayaking or head up to Sun Peaks Four Season Resort for world class mountain biking, skiing and snowboarding. Blue skies with endless sunshine, one thousand lakes and spectacular landscapes make the Kamloops region the natural place to work and play.

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