Nurse Practitioner - Primary Health Care, Dartmouth South

  • Nova Scotia Health Authority
  • Jan 14, 2019
Full time

Job Description

Reporting to the Health Services Manager of Primary Health Care (PHC) or designate, the Nurse Practitioner (NP) provides comprehensive and coordinated care to patients as a member of an interprofessional/collaborative primary care team.  The NP partners with and complements other members of the health care team for the achievement of person and family centred care, assessment, diagnosis, treatment, monitoring and evaluation of patient health and treatment outcomes, screening and health promotion, early detection of illness and disease, chronic disease management, continuity and coordination of care and enhanced access to programs, services and community resources.  The NP is expected to add 800 patients to the capacity of the team.


If you have a Masters of Nursing – Advanced Nursing Practice stream (or equivalent) with a focus on Family/All ages, or will be graduating soon, we would love to discuss what working and living in Nova Scotia could mean for you!

Job Category

Nurse Practitioner