West coast District Health Board

Nurse Practitioner - West Coast

West coast District Health Board

Government Services

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Applications Close - End of Day: 23-09-2018


New Zealand

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The West Coast District Health Board is leading the way into the future of rural health services. We're on the lookout for experienced Nurse Practitioners to provide clinical leadership to our Nursing team and provide expert, comprehensive clinical care for our clients.

This is your chance to take the role and grow it around the needs of our communities. A natural leader and mentor, you'll thrive in an environment where collaboration and teamwork are highly valued. You'll work with a diverse group of health professionals dedicated to the success of this transformational new way of working. You will run daily clinics and provide home visits to the local community and will join the roster for any out of hour's emergency situations. As you will clinically support and mentor the Rural Nurse Specialists and Registered Nurse Prescribers located throughout the West Coast, you will have . Our state of the art telemedicine/video conferencing also keeps you in close contact with other sites.

As a Nurse Practitioner with extensive primary or rural nursing experience, your passion for rural community living as well as the primary health concept will shine through, as will your confidence in your ability to deliver, role model and promote excellence in primary nursing practice. Experience in emergency care, district or public health nursing would be advantageous. This diverse role really has it all - patient care, autonomy, flexibility, leadership and education responsibilities; all in a truly inspirational setting.

Inquiries should be directed to John Ray, Recruitment Specialist on email john.ray@westcoastdhb.health.nz

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