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Position: Nurse Practitioner
Department: Mental Health Outpatient
Position Status: Full-time
Temporary Contract End Date (if applicable): n/a
Number of Positions: 1
WHY WORK FOR US:
Peterborough Regional Health Centre (PRHC) is a state-of-the-art regional hospital with a proud local history extending back over a century. With a capacity of 494 beds, our regional hospital has one of the busiest Emergency Department in Ontario and offers an extensive range of services, including specialized programs in renal, stroke, cardiac, cancer care, and vascular surgery.
We wouldn't be the hospital we are today without the people and nothing is more important to us then our team of dedicated employees. At PRHC, we pride ourselves on creating and maintaining an environment where people are valued, recognized, and treated with respect.
We offer competitive and comprehensive benefit plans, a pension program with matching employer contribution, professional development opportunities, employee and family assistance program, health and wellness programs (gym and yoga memberships, annual wellness fair, travel discounts) and a learning fund for educational development.
WHAT YOU'LL DO:
The Nurse Practitioner will utilize their advanced nursing knowledge and skill to direct and provide optimal care to patients referred for specialized mental health and addiction related assessment, treatment, and ongoing care and support as well as to provide education and capacity building to staff and physicians regarding addictions and mental health care. The position will focus on patients admitted to hospital who have support needs for opiate use disorder, alcohol use disorder and other substance use disorders including nicotine. This position will practice at a high level of autonomy and will formulate clinical decisions and development of a patient care plan. The incumbent will be the key liaison among PRHC physicians and nursing staff and the RAAM Clinic team, Fourcast, and other community partners to ensure seamless care. The Nurse Practitioner cultivates a holistic approach to nursing practice addressing health needs and assisting in the development, implementation, and Quality Assurance of Centre services and programs.
This position is ideal for a NP with a passion for working with concurrent disorders and experience with substance abuse, addiction, withdrawal management, harm reduction, psychological histories and mental health issues.
WHAT YOU'LL BRING:
WHO YOU ARE:
You are someone who possesses:
Peterborough Regional Health Centre is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act ('AODA'). Should any applicant require accommodation through the recruitment and selection process, please Notify us by indicating you require an accommodation in your application form. A representative from Human Resources will be in touch with you to tailor the recruitment process to meet your accommodation needs.
While the Health Centre appreciates your expression of interest in this position(s), only those applicants selected for an interview will be notified.