Specialty Nurse Practitioner

Role and Facility Information

Vancouver Coastal Health is looking for Nurse Practitioners to support across the organization in response to the COVID-19 outbreak. Apply today to join our team!

As a Nurse Practitioner you will:

Be responsible and accountable for the comprehensive assessment of patients and clients including diagnosing diseases, disorders and conditions.

Initiate treatment including health care management, therapeutic interventions and prescribe medications in accordance with the statutory and regulatory standards, limits and conditions, and employer policies and procedures.

Provide professional guidance to other health professionals and participate autonomously as a member of the interdisciplinary health teams.

Collaborate with clients and other health professionals to identify and assess trends and patterns that have implications for clients, families and communities.

Develop and implement population and evidence-based strategies to improve health and participate in policy-making and quality improvement activities that influence health services and practices.

Participate in peer, program and self-review to evaluate the outcome of the services at the client, community and population level.

Be responsible for your own professional development and maintaining competence in the position, and maintaining privileges as active medical staff as required.

Report to an Operational Director, Professional Practice and have key accountabilities for quality assurance and patient safety within the Regional Department of Nurse Practitioners.

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