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Nurse Practitioner, Central Community Care Access Centres

Newmarket, Ontario
No deadline noted

The Central Community Care Access Centres (CCAC) is one of fourteen across the province. These publicly funded healthcare agencies are dedicated to enhancing the health, quality of life and independence of individuals in our communities by offering a single point of access to home and community services Home to 1.8 million residents, the Central CCAC encompasses North York, York Region and South Simcoe area.

As part of a system side initiative to strengthen connections across the health continuum, the Central CCAC is hiring 2 Nurse Practitioners to provide enhanced support, navigation and leadership to complex palliative clients within Central catchment area.

Nurse Practitioner

As an integral member of the Integrated Palliative Home Care Program, you will provide holistic patient care to complex palliative clients and provide care connections across health care sectors for our clients in the community. Working collaboratively across the health care system, the Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner will provide expert clinical palliative leadership to support seamless, integrated care delivery.

As a critical part of an interdisciplinary team, you will be involved in all domains of advanced practice nursing, including mentoring and coaching case managers, service providers, nursing and physician colleagues, and participating in educational initiatives to advance evidence-based practice in palliative care.

Qualifications: current registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario in the Extended Class; graduate of a Nurse Practitioner Program with BScN (masters level degree in Nursing a preference); and Canadian Nursing Association Certification in Hospice Palliative Care or relevant specialty certification. Continuing education in palliative care is essential as well as minimum of two years of experience preferably in a community setting and in Palliative Care Nursing. You will have demonstrated advanced knowledge in consultation and ethical decisionmaking and ability to apply theory and evidence to advance clinical practice and outcomes. To be successful in this position, you will also have excellent interpersonal and communications skills to communicate clients and family members. You must also have valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle.

For more information on this role, please contact Sandra Fagundes at 416.237.1500 x.223 or at [email protected].

How to Apply: Please submit your resume and cover letter to [email protected].

The Central CCAC is a GTA Top Employer! Competitive salary! Comprehensive benefits and continuing education initiatives!

Committed to a culture that values diversity and inclusion!