Nurse Practitioner - Greenstone FHT (Geraldton)

Greenstone Family Health Team Position: Nurse Practitioner Location: Geraldton, ON Terms: Permanent / Full-time Expected Start Date: As soon as possible The Greenstone Family Health Team is looking for you. We provide collaborative, primary health care to the Northern Ontario region of Greenstone (Monday – Friday 8:00 – 4:30). This exciting work requires caring, creative, and enthusiastic health care professionals, like you. Presently we are looking for a full-time Nurse Practitioner to start as soon as possible. For further information about this exciting position, please contact Shannon Kristjanson (shannon.kristjanson@gfht.ca). 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. The focus will be on health promotion, disease prevention and chronic disease management, with a goal to assist patients and their families to achieve optimal health and well-being. Qualifications:
  • Primary Health Care Nurse Practitioner Certificate
  • Registration or eligibility in good standing with the College of Nurses of Ontario with RN (EC) classification and Registration or eligibility with Nurse Practitioners Association of Ontario
  • Ability to work independently within the NP scope of practice, as well as ability to work with as part of a multidisciplinary 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 shape the future of primary health care and enjoy working as part of a multidisciplinary team, we would like to hear from you. How to Apply: Please submit your cover letter and resume by email or mail to: Shannon Kristjanson Executive Director Greenstone Family Health Team Box 988, 510 Hogarth Ave West,  Geraldton, ON P0T 1M0 (807)854-0051 ext. 228 shannon.kristjanson@gfht.ca About Geraldton Geraldton is a small town with a heart of gold. Located 260km northeast of the city of Thunder Bay - on the shores of Kenogamisis Lake. Here you will find peace and tranquility with our many available outdoor activities such as golf, nature walks, fishing, canoeing, kayaking, camping, skiing, snowshoeing, etc. If you like the outdoors and the friendly, small town vibe, this might be the place for you.