Nurse Practitioner

  • Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
  • Jul 30, 2019
Full time Nurse Practitioner

Job Description

We currently have a Regular Full-Time opportunity for a Nurse Practitioner in Acute Pain Service at our Bayview campus.

Summary of Duties

The Nurse Practitioner is an advanced practice role designed to contribute to the quality of patient care through practice, research and education. In addition to direct patient care, this position will focus on the development of policies, procedures and risk management processes.  Direct patient care includes the daily clinical management of a defined group of patients who require acute pain management. The Nurse Practitioner is an integral member of the interprofessional team and serves as a role model and mentor for other staff. The Nurse Practitioner reports to the Operations Director and to the Medical Chief of Service related to professional and clinical practice. 


  • Current College of Nurses of Ontario Certificate of Competence
  • Master’s degree with Certification in the Extended Class (RN-EC Adult) from the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Demonstrated clinical expertise and experience in pain management
  • Current B.C.L.S.
  • Membership in R.N.A.O.
  • Membership in NPNO
  • Previous experience as an Acute Pain Service Nurse Practitioner an asset
  • Program planning and evaluation skills
  • Demonstrated research abilities
  • Demonstrated professional leadership and ability to be innovative and creative
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in quality management activities

At Sunnybrook, it’s about more than delivering quality patient care, pioneering non-invasive medicine, or exceeding all expectations for customer service excellence. It’s about having the opportunity to be more challenged, more engaged, more fulfilled as a professional and as an individual, recognized for your personal contributions to the future of Sunnybrook and of cutting-edge health care.

As one of Canada’s premier academic health sciences centres, we impact the lives of one million patients every year who count on us when it matters most. And, as one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers, we have a vibrant culture where all members of our team are encouraged to continue to learn and grow, to achieve more, to be more innovative and go the extra mile in their day-to-day encounters with patients, families and each other.

Sunnybrook is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). If you require accommodation for disability during any stage of the recruitment process, please indicate this in your cover letter.

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is strongly committed to inclusion and diversity within its community and welcomes all applicants including but not limited to: visible minorities, all religions and ethnicities, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and all others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

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Nurse Practitioner


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