Program Nurse – Owen Sound FHT (Owen Sound)

Program Nurse – Owen Sound Family Health Team

Full Time 40 Hours per Week

Work in an inter-disciplinary team environment with other health care support, so you can concentrate on providing quality patient care. Be involved in better management of patients’ chronic diseases with a more comprehensive and caring support system and be part of the team success. The Own Sound Family Health Team is committed to improving and maintaining the health of the community we serve.  Our Family Health Team is a physician led FHT model composed of physicians, registered nurses, Nurse Practitioners, pharmacist, registered dietitians, and other allied health professionals. Responsibilities -    Be responsible for assessment, care planning, individual counseling and health education to patients -    Develop educational resources and facilitate group education sessions with regard to various chronic disease management programs -    Outreach to identified target population for recruitment of chronic disease clients -    Participate in interdisciplinary teams focusing on improving the health, health status and self –management for patients with chronic disease and potential for chronic disease. Job Requirements -     Current registration with College of Nurses of Ontario (RN or RPN) -     Diabetic care and education experience considered an asset -     Strong skills in community education, outreach and individual counseling -     Excellent presentation, interpersonal, organizational skills -     Proficiency in English Please email cover letter and resume and references to the Nancy Schultz, Executive Assistant at nschultz@osfht.ca. The deadline for applications is November 24, 2014.