|Job Title:||Nurse Practitioner (NP) - HIV/Gay Men's Health|
STOP HIV-AIDS Initiatives - Three Bridges Community Health Centre
Other sites - Health Initiative for Men, West End, Vancouver, BC
Regular Part Time (0.80 FTE)
As soon as possible
0900-1700, with Friday, Saturday, Sunday, and statutory holidays off
VCH is pleased to announce we will now reimburse Nurse Practitioners (NPs) for the cost of the Objective Structured Clinical Exam (OSCE), upon successful completion, for NP candidates who have not yet completed the exam, and who are hired into a regular or temporary position with VCH. The OSCE reimbursement is in the form of a forgivable loan, which is forgiven after one (1) year of continuous employment in a regular or temporary position with VCH.
Are you the next Nurse Practitioner at Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH)? Apply today to join our team!
We have an exciting opportunity for a Nurse Practitioner to join the STOP HIV-AIDS Initiatives at Three Bridges Community Health Centre. Apply today to join our team! In this position the population of focus is self-identified men (trans, cis, and other men), two-spirit and non-binary folks who also Identify as gay, bi, queer, asexual, questioning and/or as guys who are into guys, or have sex with guys.
The Position includes direct patient care as a full scope NP as per the BCCNM standards, limits and conditions including being the Most Responsible Provider (MRP) to a panel of primary care clients. Standard clinical work will also include HIV prevention services: screening for and addressing STI and HIV risk, screening for and linking to care for co-morbid mental health and substance use disorders, initiating/continuing & monitoring HIV Pre and Post-exposure prophylaxis.
As per the current Public Health Orders (Long Term Care/Seniors Assisted Living Provincial Health Officer Order and the Health Sector Order), as of October 26, 2021, all employees working for Vancouver Coastal Health must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. Proof of vaccination status will be required.
As a Nurse Practitioner at Vancouver Coastal Health you will:
WHO WE ARE
Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) is a world class innovator in medical care, research and teaching, delivering service to more than one million BC residents living in Vancouver, Vancouver's North Shore, Richmond, the Sea-to-Sky Highway, Sunshine Coast, and the Central Coast (Bella Bella and Bella Coola.) At VCH, we embrace thinking boldly, taking smart risks, and "going first" when we believe it will lead to the best possible outcomes for patients and their families. At our core, we are a people-focused organization where entrepreneurial spirit runs deep, and opportunity exists for all those who see themselves in the transformation of health care as we know it.
Education & Experience
Knowledge & Abilities
Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for this posting.
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Thank you for your interest in Vancouver Coastal Health.