Join the Chinook Primary Care Network Team

Career opportunities available within the CPCN clinics.

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.



 

Position: Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
Location: Haig Clinic, 601 – 6th AVENUE S. Lethbridge, AB T1J 0Z2
FTE:  Full Time (1.0 FTE)
Hours of Work: Monday- Friday 8:30-5:00
Rate: To be negotiated
Start Date:  TBD
Posting Date: June 20, 2019 
Competition Closing Date: Until suitable candidate is found

Job Description:

The Primary Care Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) supports the delivery of Primary Care Services in the family practice clinic setting.

Position Qualifications:

  • Current CLPNA registration
  • Recent acute, community, continuing care experience. Preference will be given to candidates with experience working to full scope of practice.
  • Current certification in CPR
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Proficiency OR a willingness to develop 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 education for individuals
  • Knowledge and skills OR a willingness to develop knowledge and skills in the prevention, screening, and management of chronic diseases
  • IM/ID/SC injection certification required
  • Immunization competency required or willingness to complete
  • Ability to maintain patient privacy & confidentiality

Submit applications by email to:

Melanie Tunall
RN, CCC:
melanie.tunall@haigclinic.com



Medical Office Assistant – Legacy Medical Centre

Position: Medical office Assistant (MOA)
Location: Legacy Medical Centre, 378, 4th Avenue South

Status:
Full time
Rate:
To commensurate with qualifications and experience
Start Date:
As soon as possible
Posting Date:
June 13, 2019
Competition Closing Date:
Until suitable candidate is found


Legacy Medical Centre provides a wide range of primary health care services in Lethbridge. We want YOU to bring your expertise to our growing team as we continue to develop solutions to meet the needs of our local community.  If you have initiative, are resourceful, engage easily in teamwork, and most importantly, want to make a difference in healthcare, we want to hear from you!

Position Summary:
We are seeking an experienced Medical Office Assistant (MOA) to work in our clinic.  This individual will provide administrative support to the clinical staff and management and plays a key role in the organization and flow of clinic operations.


Responsibilities:
·  Book appointments, enter information into the Electronic Medical Records (EMR).
·  Answers, screens, and forwards telephone calls, Tracks patient referrals
·  Completes patient call-backs
·  Greet patients, room patients, assist in completing health history forms, show patients to consultation rooms, vital signs

Qualifications
Education and Experience
·  High school diploma or equivalent with a related post-secondary certificate or diploma (Medical Office Assistant, Health Information Office Assistant) preferred. Medical office related experience is preferred.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
·  Ability to work independently and within a team, effectively managing his or her own time
·  Organizational, time management and communication (verbal, written, and listening) skills
·  Ability to deliver exceptional customer service, Knowledge of medical terminology
·  Experience using Electronic Medical Record (EMR)

For further information about the Chinook Primary Care Network: https://chinookpcn.com

Please contact and send resume to:
   Allison Risling, Clinical Care Coordinator
   Allison.risling@legacymedical.ca
 
   Apply in person or via email, please provide references.



Medical Office Assistant – Bigelow Fowler Clinic

Rate: Position commensurate with qualifications and experience
Status: Full Time
Start Date: July 8, 2019
Posting Date: June 7, 2019
Competition Closing Date: June 17, 2019
Hours of Work: 40 hours/ week

Bigelow Fowler Medical Clinic provides a wide range of primary health care services in Lethbridge.  Our talented interdisciplinary health care teams work together to provide services that best support patient needs. We want you to bring your expertise to our growing team as we continue to develop solutions to meet the needs of our local community.  If you have initiative, are resourceful, engage easily in teamwork, and most importantly, want to make a difference in healthcare, we want to hear from you!

Position Summary:

The Bigelow Fowler Clinic is seeking an experienced Medical Office Assistant to work in our clinic.  This individual will provide support with the delivery of primary care services in the family practice clinic setting. The MOA performs work as required and functions as an effective member of the interdisciplinary team. In order to be successful in this position one will need to have the ability to be adaptable for this position will be working for all different teams across all three of our sites. Also, if there is ever a day they are not required to fill in a MOA capacity they will be pulled to fill in other areas within the clinic such as Reception or scanning.

Position Qualifications:

  • Coordinate patient care through the clinic – waiting room, exam room, laboratory and X-ray procedures.
  • Maintain electronic medical records – update address, allergies, phone number and each visit.
  • Measure vital signs (i.e. Blood Pressure, Heart Rate, Oxygen saturation, Height and Weight, waist circumference, etc.) on each patient and record in electronic medical record.
  • Share information gathered from patients with appropriate team members to assist in more comprehensive care of the patient.
  • Schedule patients for tests, follow up appointments.
  • Prepares examination rooms; select, setup and maintain medical supplies and equipment for all examinations and procedures.
  • Promote healthy living to all clients, referring them to appropriate resources.
  • Participate in team and staff meetings as requested.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to maintain patient privacy and confidentiality.
  • Ability to collaborate with other multi-disciplinary team members.
  • Proficiency in the use of computers and office equipment.
  • Ability to efficiently manage time and prioritize multiple tasks.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Ability to evaluate ones own learning needs and seek out educational opportunities

Education and Experience:

  • High School diploma preferred.
  • Medical Office Assistant course preferred or previous experience in a medical office or healthcare facility

To apply for this position please contact or send resume to:
Deanna Charlesworth @ 403-327-3121 Ext. 142, or email deanna.charlesworth10@gmail.com

For further information about the Chinook Primary Care Network: www.chinookprimarycarenetwork.ab.ca

 



Position: Clinical Care Coordinator (CCC)
Location: Lethbridge Medical Clinic, 517, 6th Street South, Lethbridge, Alberta
Status: Permanent Full Time
FTE: 1.0
Hours of Work: Monday- Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 p.m.
Rate: To be negotiated based on qualifications
Posting Date: June 4, 2019
Competition Closing Date: July 4, 2019

Job Description:

The Clinical Care Coordinator role combines quality improvement, program planning, and team development activities within a clinic environment to support the participation of the family practice clinic in the Chinook Primary Care Network.
The Clinical Care Coordinator will also provide basic health care within the scope of nursing practice for individuals, families, groups and communities. Working with other team members, the Primary Care Nurse provides comprehensive health care with an emphasis on healthy living, illness prevention, health education, chronic disease management, and clinical intervention.

Position Qualifications:

  • Baccalaureate degree nursing preferred and current licensure with CARNA in good standing.
  • Minimum three years’ experience in a primary care, community health, LTC, and/or ambulatory care setting. Preference will be given to candidates with experience working to full scope of practice.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong leadership, facilitation, and organizational skills
  • Demonstrates excellent clinical skills & knowledge
  • Proficiency OR a willingness to develop proficiency in the use of computers including MS Office, E-mail, MS Excel, PowerPoint, and electronic medical record
  • Experience working with a variety of service providers in a collaborative setting
  • Knowledge and skills in quality improvement and measurement an asset
  • Knowledge and skills in health education for individuals and groups
  • Knowledge and skills OR a willingness to develop knowledge and skills in program planning and evaluation
  • Knowledge and skills OR a willingness to develop knowledge and skills in the prevention, screening, and management of chronic diseases
  • Ability to maintain patient privacy & confidentiality
  • Current certification in Basic Cardiac Life Support
Submit Applications via email to: Kimberly.Daniels@albertahealthservices.ca

For further information on Primary Care Networks go to: chinookprimarycarenetwork.ab.ca/care-for-your-everyday-health-needs

Position:
PRIMARY CARE CLINIC EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR


Location:
 
(main) The Taber Clinic, 4900 - 44th Street, Taber, AB T1G 1G1
(satellite) The Vauxhall Clinic, 312 - 2nd Ave. N., Vauxhaull, AB  T0K 0B0

The Taber Clinic consists of a group of 12 physicians and 40 staff, serving our community in Southern Alberta, in our main clinic location in Taber and a satellite clinic, located in Vauxhall, as well as the Taber Health Centre. The Taber Clinic provides comprehensive, team based, primary health care to 17,000 patients, based on the Patient Medical Home model. Our clinic is funded through an Alternate Remuneration Program (ARP) and makes use of interdisciplinary professionals including Registered Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Registered Psychiatric Nurses, Dieticians, LPNs and Alberta Health Services program staff to support the physicians in providing a patient centred approach to support the health of our patients.

Executive Director Job Description:

The Executive Director reports directly to the Lead Physician, working closely with all the physician partners, and is responsible for the overall leadership, operational management and services of The Taber Clinic. The Executive Director is responsible for all matters related to finance, compliance, Information Technology, Electronic Medical records, and human resources. The Taber Clinic works to provide care based on the mission and goals of the Chinook Primary Care network, of which, it is a member clinic. The Taber Clinic is co-located, with all Taber Alberta Health Services programs, in the Taber Health Centre, with in-clinic X-Ray, BMD and Lab Collection. We work to streamline and integrate services and provided same day access to our patients.

Position Qualifications:

The successful candidate should have, at a minimum, a bachelor’s degree in a health care or business related field and at least five years’ experience in a leadership or management role. Health care experience is an asset. The Executive Director must efficiently manage the finances of The Taber Clinic, ensuring strong planning and appropriate allocation of financial resources. Additionally, He or She must liaise with government and other stakeholders to ensure the interests of the Taber Clinic and our patients, are properly represented. The Executive Director should be able to effectively lead a team of professionals, in order to provide outstanding health care to our patient population.

For further Information, please contact Michael Brand at the below e-mail address or 403-223-7799

Submit your confidential Resume to:
The Taber Clinic, 4900 44th Avenue, Taber, Ab. T1G 1G1

ATTN: Michael Brand
Email: Michael.brand@taberclinic.ca

The closing date is June 14, 2019.

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“Accessible, comprehensive, patient-focused” Family Medicine



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POSITION: Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

DEPARTMENT: Standoff Clinic 


REPORTING TO:
Clinic Team Lead

SUMMARY OF WORK:

Under the direction of the Clinic Team Lead and as a member of the multi-disciplinary team, provide support and assistance to the Clinic Team Lead and Clinic Staff.

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Graduate of approved Practical Nurse program with current license.
  • Current registration with College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta
  • Other certifications/competencies as required by registering body and as required by program/department.
  • Current CPR certification, to be recertified annually.
  • Current First Aid certification, to be recertified every three years.
  • Minimum of three to five years of experience in related clinical area.
  • Minimum of three years’ experience in nursing.
  • Current basic and advanced foot care certification.
  • Proficient experience in Microsoft Office, and Med Access.
Deadline for Application: May 3rd, 2019
Please forward a Cover Letter, Resume, Criminal Record Check, CLPA certification, and Three (3) current references to:

Blood Tribe Department of Health Inc.
c/o:  Human Resources Assistant
P.O. Box 229
STANDOFF, AB T0L 1Y0
Phone: 737-8408
FAX: 403-737-3985
Email: deedrie.bt@btdh.ca

INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.