Nurse Practitioner - $5000 signing bonus!!!Calian is proud to continue a long-standing contractual relationship with the Department of National Defence (DND) to provide healthcare services to the Canadian Armed Forces.
Through the Health Care Provider Contract, Calian employs health care professionals across Canada who are integral to supporting the health and wellbeing of our military members.
We are currently seeking a Nurse Practitioner who would be interested in a part time position (30 hours a week) at the Canadian Forces Northern Area Headquarters in Yelllowknife, NT .
Calian understands the importance of a healthy work-life balance. This position offers :
Generous allotment of time for booked appointments, giving you the opportunity to provide quality care
A fully functional clinic with access to diagnostic and support services within the clinic or the local community
Regular weekday hours with no evening or weekend work (Monday - Thursday 7 : 30 am - 4 : 00 pm)
Attractive and competitive compensation The Nurse Practitioner is a key member of the primary health care delivery unit team, working in collaboration with their multi-
disciplinary team members to promote health protection and deliver quality care for serving members of the Canadian Armed Forces.
Performs comprehensive health assessments using sound clinical, judgment, diagnostic and therapeutic skills
Practices autonomously, and is solely accountable for his / her actions while practicing
Consults with physicians or other health care professionals when the client’s condition requires care beyond the scope of NP practice
Makes appropriate medical employment limitation recommendations in accordance with the Surgeon General’s guidelines
Prescribes medications and orders x-rays, ultrasounds, and lab tests in accordance with the Standards of Practice for RN’s in the Extended Class
Implements strategies to promote health and prevent illness with individuals, families or groups
Collaborates on the management of Members with stable chronic illnesses (such as diabetes, hypertension, dyslipidemia and asthma) through a predetermined referral process
Refers patients to other providers or programs according to the patient’s needs The qualifications :
Registered as a Nurse Practitioner within the Territory (or be willing to obtain) and have the equivalent of 1 year, full time experience
CPR / AED Level C certificate Type of Assignment : 30 hours per week #LI-MP2