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Nurse Practitioner Info Session, potential patient sign-up

October 18 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

By donation

Need Primary Health Care?  Live in Victoria?  The Victoria Health Co-op will be hiring a Nurse Practitioner in the fall of 2019.   Do you want to be on the potential patient list?  Know someone else who needs Primary Health Care?  Come to an info session.

Nurse Practitioners are registered nurses with experience and advanced nursing education at the master’s level. NPs autonomously diagnose, treat and manage acute and chronic physical and mental illnesses.

As advanced practice nurses, NPs:

  • analyze, synthesize and apply evidence to make decisions about their clients’ health care
  • provide a comprehensive range of essential health services grounded in professional, ethical and legal standards within a holistic model of care
  • work collaboratively with their clients to establish measurable goals, and identify and advocate to close gaps in health outcomes*

Reference: * https://www.bccnp.ca/Standards/RN_NP/StandardResources/NP_ScopeofPractice.pdf

More information is available through British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals:

FAQs:  https://bcnpa.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/UpdatedFAQs.pdf

Scope of Practice: https://www.bccnp.ca/Standards/RN_NP/NPScopePractice/Pages/Default.aspx

Details

Date:
October 18
Time:
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Cost:
By donation
Event Category:

Venue

James Bay New Horizons
234 Menzies St.
Victoria, British Columbia Canada
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