Registered Nurse – Carefirst FHT (Richmond Hill & Scarborough)

Like to work in an inter-disciplinary team environment with other health care support, so you can concentrate on providing quality patient care? Like to involve in better management of patients’ chronic diseases with a more comprehensive and caring support system and be part of the team success? If you say a yes, please join our Family Health Team. Carefirst Family Health Team is committed to improve and maintain the health of Asian Canadians living in Richmond Hill and Scarborough, through the provision of timely, quality and holistic primary health care offered in a multi-disciplinary, linguistically and culturally competent environment. The Carefirst Family Health Team is a community based FHT model composed of physicians, registered nurses, registered dietitians, registered social workers and other allied health professionals. Registered Nurse will work in Richmond Hill and Scarborough. 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 diabetes clients Job Requirements -     Current registration with College of Nurses of Ontario -     Certified Diabetes Educator preferred -     Strong skills in community education, outreach and individual counseling -     Excellent presentation, interpersonal, organizational skills -     Proficiency in English and a second language preferably  Tamil / Punjabi /Cantonese / Mandarin For application, please fax to (416) 502 2382 or email resume to