Nurse Practitioner -Madawaska Valley FHT (Barry's Bay)

Organization Name
Madawaska Valley FHT (Barry's Bay)
Nurse Practitioner
FTE Type

21 St. Francis Memorial Drive
Barry's Bay ON K0J 1B0

Job Description

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Current registration (or eligible for registration) with the College of Nurses of Ontario as a Nurse Practitioner - Primary Health Care (NP-PHC).
  • Graduate of a recognized Primary Health Care Nurse Practitioner program.
  • Current registration with the NPAO and evidence of liability insurance.
  • Strong clinical skills
  • Demonstrated experience in community and/or primary care medicine.
  • Skilled in leadership, organization, evaluation, time management, verbal and written communication and critical thinking.
  • Strong computer skills and familiarity with Electronic Medical Records

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct skilled examinations appropriate to the age / sex / risk factors of each patient, including preventive interventions and immunizations as per current clinical guidelines.
  • Determine the need for, order, perform and review appropriate diagnostic tests.
  • Provide patients with appropriate and understandable clinical advice, education and counselling, based on sound and up-to-date medical knowledge.
  • Accurately document in the patient record all assessments, observations, conversations, interventions and clinical discussions relating to patient care.
  • Collaborate and liaise positively with physicians, office staff and other team members to optimize outcomes to the patient.
  • Communicate effectively with hospital and community staff (and other inter-professional team members as required), ensuring smooth transitions of patient care between sites.
  • Arrange for referrals (internal and external) as necessary.
  • Participate in case management discussion.
  • Participate in Team activities and attend Team meetings.
  • Participate in evaluation of the quality and effectiveness of practice, to contribute to positive changes in programs and care.
  • Contribute to the preparation of periodic government reports as required.

Additional requirements:

  • Must be able to travel and hold a valid driver’s license. 
  • Must be willing to work outside regular business hours.

Term of Employment:

  • This is a part-time position. 
  • Permanent with probationary period of 3 months. 


  • Competitive salary, dependent on experience.
  • HOOPP participating employer. 

How to Apply
To be considered, forward your curriculum vitae and cover letter to Susan Farrar, Executive Director via email at