Interior Health is seeking two permanent full time Nurse Practitioner (NP) to begin a new all ages primary care practice alongside the UBC Family Resident primary care clinic located within the Urgent Primary Care and Learning Center (UPCLC) in Kamloops.
Working together, you will you provide comprehensive, holistic patient centered health care that is delivered in a culturally safe manner. Nurses and allied health professionals and medical office assistants are co-located in Urgent Primary Care will work with you as each NP attaches 800 patients each within three years.
The 2 NPs will alternate shifts every week; one week you will work 0800-1600h and the next 1100-1900 hrs.
The goals of these services are to: increase the availability, accessibility and continuity of primary care services to all ages.
Kamloops is a city for all seasons. Whether it’s downhill skiing, exploring winter trails via snowshoes or cross country skis. Or you have the option of enjoying hiking/biking trails, paddling lakes and rivers or experiencing a rich array of local arts and culture.
• Current registration and exam-qualified as a Nurse Practitioner with the BC College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM)
• Recent, relevant clinical nursing experience
Honouring Interior Health’s commitment to Truth and Reconciliation and the Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Act (DRIPA), and Pursuant to Section 42 of the BC Human Rights Code, preferential consideration and/or hiring will be given to qualified applicants who self-identify as Aboriginal (First Nations, Métis, or Inuit).
This posting is covered by the Provincial Health Officer’s mandatory COVID-19 vaccination orders and selected applicant(s) must comply.
Interior Health now offers assistance from an Aboriginal Employment Advisor. If you self-identify as Aboriginal (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) and if you would like assistance with internal career exploration, send your question via email to AboriginalEmployment@interiorhealth.ca to be redirected to the Employment Advisor. We invite applicants to self-identify as First nations, Métis, or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes.