Nurse Practitioner - City of Kawartha Lakes FHT (Lindsay)

Organization Name
City of Kawartha Lakes FHT (Lindsay)
Position
Nurse Practitioner
FTE Type
1.0 FTE
Address

55 Angeline Street North
Lindsay ON K9V 5B7
Canada

Closing date

As a Nurse Practitioner with the team, you will work both independently and in collaboration with Team physicians and other health care professionals to assess, diagnose and treat health problems, with an emphasis on health promotion and chronic disease management.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Provide health promotion, disease prevention and chronic disease management care to patients 
  • Consult as appropriate, with physicians, members of an interdisciplinary team, the local hospital, medical clinics, community care systems and the surrounding community to assess, plan, implement, evaluate and coordinate a patient’s plan of care and treatment
  • Advocate, educate, lead, provide mentorship, and consult as needed

Education, Skills and Requirements

  • Current registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario (CNO), with no practice restrictions
  • Completion of a recognized Primary Care Nurse Practitioner program: NP-PHC
  • Masters Degree in Nursing, considered an asset
  • Member of RNAO/NPAO
  • CPR certification 
  • Independent health care assessment and patient management skills
  • Experience working with inter-professional teams and providing collaborative support
  • Demonstrated organization, evaluation, communication skills and problem-solving abilities
  • Experience with electronic medical records (Practice Solutions would be considered an asset) as well as being adept within a Mac computer environment (Excel, Word, Outlook) 

Qualified applicants are asked to forward their cover letter and resume to:

Kimberlee Smith, CHRL
Human Resources Manager
City of Kawartha Lakes Family Health Team, 
55 Angeline St. North, Lindsay, Ontario, K9V 5B7 
Fax: 705-328-9401 
E-mail: k.smith@cklfamilyhealthteam.com