Rockyview ICU is recruiting a Nurse Practitioner to add to our multidisciplinary team of critical care providers. This role will support the ICU Physician and Nursing team with day-to-day care, planning and interventions. Future development of the NP role will include 24/7 coverage of the ICU and critical care consults on site.
This role will include nighttime shifts in the ensuing months. In practice the NP role includes but is not limited to diagnosing and managing common and complex health conditions, promoting health, preventing illness/injury, ordering, and interpreting diagnostic tests, prescribing pharmaceuticals/medical devices/other therapies, and performing procedures, interventions and/or treatments. The NP performs restricted activities within their scope of practice as defined by Schedule 24 of the Health Professions Act, the Registered Nurses Profession Regulations and the College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta (CARNA).
- Prior ICU clinical background.
- Registration with CARNA as an NP.
Qualification & Experience:
- Recent clinical experience in ICU; and Willingness to complete additional education and/or certifications specific to ICU practice (e.g., ACLS re-certification).
- Successful completion of an approved NP program at a minimum of a Master of Nursing level or equivalent.
Company: Alberta Health Services
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Job Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Application Deadline: N/A