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: 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 8:30 am - 5:00 p.m.
Rate: To be negotiated based on qualifications Start Date ASAP
Posting Date: April 24, 2018
Competition Closing Date: Until suitable candidate is found

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 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: Elizabeth.demaere@albertahealthservices.ca 

Location:
The Taber Clinic,
4900 - 44th St.,
Taber AB,  T1G 1G1

The Taber Clinic is looking to hire a part-time RN for a 1-year Maternity Leave
Posting Date:
April 25, 2018

Position Summary: 
Consistent with the principles of primary health care, provides access to first level basic health care within the scope of nursing practice for individuals, families, group, and communities.  As a member of an interdisciplinary family practice team, the RN provides comprehensive healthcare with an emphasis on healthy living, illness prevention (primary and secondary), health education, chronic disease management, clinical assessment, intervention, and links clients with resources.

Education:
·  Current License with The College of Registered  Nurses of Alberta (CARNA)
·  Current CPR certificate

Experience:
·  Ability to work within an interdisciplinary team environment
·  Work within professional standards and understands the scope of practice
·  Excellent verbal and written communications skills
·  Knowledge Electronic Medical Record 
·  Ability to maintain patient privacy and confidentiality

Please submit a resume to:
Audrey Wiebe
audrey.wiebe@taberclinic.ca

Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


Medical Office Assistant – Palliser Medical & Travel Clinic


Rate: Based on Experience
Status: Full Time
Start Date: ASAP in 2018
FTE: 1.0
Posting Date: April 10, 2018
Competition Closing Date: Once Filled
Hours of Work: M-F:08:00–17:00/08:30-17:30 (Occasionally off early on Fridays)

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:



  • Current CPR certificate preferred

  • Medical Office Assistant course preferred

  • Medical Office Assistant experience REQUIRED

  • Above average communication skills, both verbal & written

  • Strong multi-tasking skills

  • Impeccable organization skills

  • Ability to maintain patient privacy and confidentiality

  • Good prioritization skills

  • Ability to collaborate with other multi-disciplinary team members

  • Proficiency in the use of computer & office equipment (especially Electronic Medical Record; MedAccess preferred)

  • Ability to work independently

  • Problem-solving skills essential

  • Able to give and receive constructive feedback in a professional manner

  • Flexible with an ever-changing and ever-improving work atmosphere


Position Description:



  • Assist the Clinical Care Coordinator and physician by:

  • Gathering statistical information for chronic disease / clinical indicator reporting

  • Rooming patients and assisting the physician

  • Gathering statistical information for primary care measurements (supply, demand, activity, etc)

  • Performing tasks related to chronic disease care management: phone call reminders, assisting in group visits

  • Performing any other tasks deemed appropriate


For further information Contact:
     
      Crystal Irving, Clinical Care Coordinator
     
      (403) 381-1013