Join the Chinook Primary Care Network Team


Please apply to any of the posted career opportunities through the email, address or phone number given within the post.  Do NOT call the CPCN directly.

Thank you.

 

Status: Permanent
FTE: 0.8 FTE
Department: Southgate Medical Centre
Hours: Monday-Thursday between the hours of 8:30-5:30
Rate: To be negotiated bases on qualifications
Start Date: August 16, 2021
Posting Date: June 25, 2021
Competition Closing Date: Until suitable candidate is found

Job Description/Required Qualifications: 

The Primary Care Medical Office Assistant supports the delivery of primary care services in the family practice
clinic setting.

Position Qualifications:

• Two years office and clerical experience working in a medical office setting preferred
• Current CPR certificate preferred
• Medical Office Assistant course preferred
• Medical Terminology course preferred
• Above average communication skills, both verbal & written
• Strong organizational & multi-tasking skills
• Ability to maintain patient privacy and confidentiality
• Good prioritize skills
• Ability to collaborate with other multi-disciplinary team members
• Proficiency in the use of computer & office equipment
• Clinical assessment skills preferred
• Ability to work independently

Submit Applications To:

Stacy Woodruff, CCC: stacy@southgatemedical.ca


Genny Steed, Office Manager: southgatemedicalcentre@gmail.com

Southgate Medical Centre

10-15 Southgate Blvd. S, Lethbridge

Registered Nurse–Southgate Medical Centre


Site: Southgate Medical Centre, 10-15 Southgate Blvd S, Lethbridge, AB
Rate:
 To be negotiated based on qualifications
Status: Part Time (Permanent) 
Start Date: Negotiable
FTE: 0.4 FTE
Posting Date: June 25, 2021
Competition Closing Date: When suitable candidate is found
Hours of Work: Flexiable hours Monday-Friday betwee hours of 8:30am - 5:00pm

Job Description

• The Primary Care RN is a member of the interdisciplinary family practice team and supports whole person
care with emphasis on healthy living, illness prevention, health education, chronic disease management, selfmanagement
and clinical support. Consistent with the goals of Primary Health Care and Patient Medical
Home, they provide access to first level basic health care for individuals, families, groups and communities.

Position Qualifications:

• Current licensure with CARNA
• CPR certificate required, other certifications an asset
• Minimum two years experience in a primary care, community health, LTC, and/or acute care setting
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Strong organizational skills
• Proficiency in use of computers including MS office, e-mail, and electronic medical record
• Experience working as part of a team in a collaborative setting
• Knowledge and skills in quality improvement
• Knowledge and skills in health assessment, adult education and nursing intervention.
• Knowledge and skills or a willingness to develop knowledge and skills in the prevention, screening, and
management of chronic disease
• Preference will be given to candidates with experience working to full scope of practice
• Experience in chronic disease management an asset
• Ability to maintain patient privacy and confidentiality

For further information:
Inquiries & applications are submitted to the clinic through the information below.

Submit Applications To:
Stacy Woodruff: stacy@southgatemedical.ca 
and/or Genny Steed: southgatemedicalcentre@gmail.com

10-15 Southgate Blvd S
Lethbridge, Ab T1K 6S5


Site Location: Southgate Medical Centre
Rate:   To be negotiated based on qualifications
Status: Temporary - Maternity Leave
Start Date: August 1, 2021
FTE: 1.00
Posting Date: June 25, 2021
Hours of Work: Monday- Friday between the hours of 8:30am-5:00pm
Competition Closing Date: Until Suitable Candidate is Found

Job Description

As a member of an interdisciplinary family practice team, the Primary Care Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) provides comprehensive
health care for patients with an emphasis on health promotion and prevention, health education, chronic disease management, and
clinical intervention. As part of the team, the LPN provides ongoing service coordination and links clients with resources.

Duties and Responsibilities

• Provide evidence-based nursing care within full scope of LPN practice.
• Assist with implementation of new protocols and act as resource to other staff.
• Participate in quality improvement activities.
• Participate in ongoing educational activities related to learning needs and professional issues.
• Schedule and coordinate patient referrals for tests, follow up to other disciplines, and utilizing community resources as needed.
• Serve as a patient advocate and assist patient to advocate for themselves.
• Able to cover and assist other MOA’s and/or LPN’s with clinic procedures.
• Participate in peer review as appropriate.
• Obtain and update patient histories and medical information in the EMR.
• Complete paperwork/ forms pertinent to patient care.

Position Qualifications:

• Current CLPNA registration required
• Current certification in CPR
• Knowledge and skills OR a willingness to develop knowledge and skills in quality improvement
• Knowledge and skills in OR a willingness to develop knowledge and skills health education for individuals
• Knowledge and skills OR a willingness to develop knowledge and skills in the prevention, screening, and management of chronic diseases
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Strong organizational skills
• Proficiency in the use of computers including: Microsoft Office and Electronic Medical Records

Submit Applications in person or via email to:
 
Stacy Woodruff, CCC: stacy@southgatemedical.ca
Genny Steed, Manager: southgatemedicalcentre@gmail.com

10-15 Southgate Blvd South, Lethbridge
40303-942-7790
stacy@southgatemedical.ca