Madawaska Valley Family Health Team
Barry’s Bay, Ontario
Job Posting – Nurse Practitioner
We seek to recruit one or more passionate and collaborative clinicians for the position of Nurse Practitioner in the newly created Madawaska Valley Family Health Team (MVFHT), located in Barry’s Bay, Ontario.
FHTs are tasked with providing patients with timely access to high-quality, comprehensive team-based primary care in their local community. We are a small, rural Family Health Team (FHT) associated with a group of 6 physicians. We located in an area that has a high burden of chronic disease, low average socio-economic status and is historically under-served for health care services. The Madawaska Valley is known for its beautiful scenery of lakes, rivers and forests characteristic of the Algonquin Park area, ample outdoor recreation opportunities, and a strong sense of community.
The Nurse Practitioner (NP) is a valued member of our team, diagnosing and treating patients of all ages. The NP providing medical care, education and coordination of care for patients experiencing a spectrum of medical issues from new life events to episodic illness to chronic disease. The Nurse Practitioner works closely with our associated physicians, providing care to patients enrolled in their medical practices. Under the director of the Executive Director, and within the supportive structure of our team, the NP functions in keeping with MVFHT policies, procedures and values.
Please note that this position may require travel and flexible work hours, including evening and weekend clinics, patient home visits and off-site programs
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To be considered, forward your curriculum vitae and cover letter to Susan Farrar, Executive Director via email at firstname.lastname@example.org on or before October 5, 2018 by 5pm.
The Madawaska Valley Family Health Team is committed to employment equity, diversity and a supportive environment. The MVFHT welcomes applications from all qualified individuals, including women, persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities and aboriginal persons, individuals of diverse gender and sexual orientation and all groups protected by the Human Rights Code. The MVFHT offers accommodation for applicants with disabilities in its recruitment processes. If you are contacted by the MVFHT regarding a job opportunity, please advise if you require accommodation. Please note, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.