Job title

Community Mental Health Nurse ~ Regional Clinic (PTOP)

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Position location

Surrey, BC
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Description of work

We currently have an opportunity for a Community Mental Health Nurse, Regional Clinic (Psychosis Treatment Optimization Program) in our Mental Health and Substance Use Services located in the Simon Fraser communities of Burnaby, New Westminster, Tri Cities and Maple Ridge, British Columbia. This position offers you the opportunity to: • Provide support and treatment optimization for persons experiencing psychosis • Liaise with the Psychosis Treatment Optimization Program (PTOP), Mental Health Centres and Hospital Inpatient Units across Fraser Health to identify treatment resistant psychosis clients in order to optimize their treatments • Provide ongoing support for clinical staff, clients and their families • Assess patients using collaborative care principles and participate in the development of care plans • Work collaboratively and in partnership with the interprofessional care team in the provision of person-centered and recovery oriented care To be the successful candidate, you will have: • Graduated from an approved school of Nursing • Current registration with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP) • Recent 2 years' experience in a community or hospital psychiatric setting • Valid BC Driver's License and access to a personal vehicle