Nurse Practitioner ID: 66402

Deadline Date: 2021/05/31

Location:  White River

Under the direction of the Lead Nurse Practitioner (NP), the Nurse Practitioner provides primary health care services (full scope) to clients across the lifespan. The NP works in a multidisciplinary team emphasizing a holistic approach to health promotion, disease prevention, health assessment, and therapeutic intervention.


Posting Date:
 102 Winnipeg St
Start Date:
Number of positions:
Days of work:
 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday


  • Provides comprehensive primary health care using the full scope of NP practice as set by the College of Nurses of Ontario.
  • Provides services to individuals of all development stages, and to families and communities. 
  • Provides comprehensive health services encompassing health promotion, prevention of diseases and injuries, cure, rehabilitation, and support services.
  • Provides primary and urgent care within the Nurse Practitioner Candidate scope of practice in the communities we serve.
  • Determines the need for and implements health promotion, primary, secondary prevention strategies for individuals, families, cultural groups, and/or communities we serve.
  • Provides health education independently or in collaboration with other providers using applied theories of teaching and learning.
  • Assists with identifying, planning, and developing new programs and initiatives.
  • Works with clinic staff to ensure quality patient care and services are provided.
  • Gathers and reports data for fiscal, statistical, and analysis purposes.
  • Maintains the strictest confidentiality.
  • Participate in the professional and personal development of self.
  • Develops a strong team commitment and good relationship with staff.
  • Maintains a ministry-defined patient caseload.
  • Uses an electronic record to improve patient outcomes.
  • Understands policies and procedures on employee and patient rights, employment equity, access to information, privacy, safety, and health – with respect to these policies, knowing the rights and obligations of employees and clients.




Mandatory Requirements

  • You are registered as a Registered Nurse Extended Class (Nurse Practitioner) in good standing with the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • You have a Nurse Practitioner specialty certificate in primary health care or adult care

Specialized Knowledge

  • You have knowledge of illness/disease theory, health promotion and prevention, pharmaceuticals, diagnostic and laboratory testing, evidence-based practice and current treatment modalities
  • You have knowledge of mental health and addiction treatment options
  • You can interpret and apply legislation to practice (i.e., Health Care Consent Act, Personal Health Information Protection Act, Regulated Health Professions Act, etc.)


 Clinical Assessment, Critical Reasoning, and Analytical Skills

  • Understanding of the health care system as it relates to Northern Ontario.
  • Sensitivity to the needs of the community.
  • Knowledge of primary health care systems and primary care models.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Excellent problem-solving, decision-making, and organizing skills.

Communication and Interpersonal Skills

  • You can communicate effectively and present information in a clear and concise manner
  • You can document care and progress by preparing progress notes, written treatment plans and clinical summaries
  • You can adapt your communication skills to provide information and health teaching to a diverse population
  • You can advocate for, and encourage, patient participation in their plan of care
  • You can support patients in the implementation and modification of their treatment plan
Closing Date/Apply by:
How To Apply:

Please submit résumé to:   Carolyn Burton

                                                Clinic Administrator

The Northern Neighbours Nurse Practitioner-Led Clinic

                                                102 Winnipeg Street, Box 278

                                                White River, ON P0M 3G0

                                                Ph:   807-822-2320

                                                Fax: 807-822-2686


Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
 Carolyn Burton
Position Title:
 Clinic Administrator
Company Name:
 102 Winnipeg St, P.O Box 278
 White River
Postal Code:
 8078222320 ext 105
Web Address:
 //102 Winnipeg St, P.O Box 278

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