Nurse Practitioner – Greenstone FHT (Geraldton)

Terms: Full-Time Expected Start Date: Immediately The Greenstone Family Health Team is providing collaborative primary health care to the Greenstone region. This exciting work requires caring, creative, and enthusiastic health care professionals.  Presently we are looking for a full-time Nurse Practitioner to start as soon as possible. Position Summary: As a vital member of the patient focused team, the nurse practitioner will provide primary care services in conjunction with all health care professionals. He/She will focus on health promotion, disease prevention and chronic disease management in a primary care setting with a goal to assist patients and their families to function optimally within their capacity. The initial focus of nurse practitioners will be to provide increase access to primary care services for residents of Greenstone. Qualifications:
  • Primary Health Care Nurse Practitioner Certificate
  • Registration in good standing with the College of Nurses of Ontario with RN (EC) classification Registration with Nurse Practitioners Association of Ontario
  • Ability to work independently within the NP scope of practice, as well as ability to work with an inter collaborative team
  • Sound clinical judgment, excellent health assessment skills, diagnostic and therapeutic skills Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Use of electronic patient files
  • Bilingualism considered an asset
If you are interested in helping to shape the future of primary health care and enjoy working in a team atmosphere we would like to hear from you. Contact Person Carla Hancharuk Interim Executive Director carla.hancharuk@gfht.ca Phone:  807-854-0051 ext 244 We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.