Delhi Community Health Centre & Family Health Team
105 Main Street
Delhi, ON N4B 2L8
Phone: (519) 582-2323
EXTERNAL POSTING – NURSE PRACTITIONER RN (EC)
(1.0 Full-time [37.5 hrs/week])
The Delhi Community Health Centre (DCHC) is a community based not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing quality, patient-centered health care for individuals and families residing in Delhi and surrounding communities.
A variety of health care services and providers are available through the Centre. Housed within the Centre, the Delhi Family Health Team (FHT) provides access to family physicians, a nurse practitioner, registered nurses, social worker, mental health workers, pharmacist and mid-wife. A community Walk-In Clinic is offered and, also available, are additional family physicians and specialists who provide care via their private practices.
Supporting individuals who are accessing their primary healthcare through the Centre, in addition to supporting the broader community, a pharmacy, community lab and ultrasound services are available on site, as are a variety of other community services intended to enhance the overall health and wellness of men, women, children and families.
A secondary site can be found in Port Rowan.
The FHT has recently received funding from the Ministry of Health to launch a Chronic Non-Cancer Pain Management Program. This program will serve Haldimand-Norfolk and Brant Sub-regions of the Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant Local Health Integrated Network (HNHB LHIN), with sites in Delhi, Dunnville and Brantford and will provide interprofessional primary care interventions to support individuals with reducing their prescription opioid use.
The interprofessional primary care team will be comprised of Nurse Practitioners, Registered Nurses, Social Workers and Physiotherapists, who have expertise in pain management. This team will be working along side of a variety of physicians who specialize in specific areas of pain management and opioid alternative therapies.
An immediate need exists for one full-time Nurse Practitioner. The full-time Nurse Practitioner will be dividing his/her time between Brantford and Dunnville.
The Nurse Practitioner RN (EC) with the Chronic Non-Cancer Pain Management Program (CNCPMP) works along side of the pain management physicians and interprofessional primary care team, providing assessment, care and treatment planning as it relates to patient pain and management of the same.
The Nurse Practitioner:
Interested applicants are asked to forward a current resume and cover letter to Bobby Jo Smith, Executive Director, at email@example.com by Friday, September 28th, 2018 at 12:00pm.
The Delhi Community Health Centre (DCHC) is committed to employment equity, diversity and a supportive environment. The Centre 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 DCHC offers accommodation for applicants with disabilities in its recruitment processes. If you are contacted by the DCHC regarding a job opportunity, please advise if you require accommodation. Please note, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.