Deadline: May 25, 2012
Primary Health Care Nurse Practitioner, RN(EC)
We are seeking a dynamic Primary Health Care Nurse Practitioner to join a clinical team dedicated to providing health care to individuals who are homeless or at-risk of homelessness. This position offers a unique opportunity to make a difference by facilitating change with people significantly marginalized by poverty, addiction, mental health and housing issues. The Nurse Practitioner works as a member of an interdisciplinary primary care team of physicians and nurses. This team, in turn, is supported by social workers, dietitians, outreach workers, community developers and support staff specializing in the areas of Mental Health Care, Children, Youth & Families, Immigrants & Ethno-cultural Communities, Poverty & Homelessness and Diabetes & Chronic Diseases. The Health Centre operates an anonymous HIV testing clinic on site and has recently developed a community partnership resulting in a new four-person Hepatitis C Care Team.
More details online at http://www.lihc.on.ca
The Health Centre is a member of HOOPP. Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply for this rewarding position by forwarding a covering letter and resume by Friday May 25, 2012 at 4pm to: Anne Finigan, Team Lead, Primary Health Care, London InterCommunity Health Centre, 659 Dundas Street, London, ON, N5W 2Z1, firstname.lastname@example.org , Fax: (519) 642-1532