Employment / Volunteer Opportunities
CAMROSE PRIMARY CARE NETWORK – Health Coach (LPN)Location: Daysland & Forestburg, Alberta
Number of Positions: 1 casual
Vision: The Camrose Primary Care Network supports family physicians in delivering coordinated, quality rural primary care with the support of other health professionals and enhances the physicians’ capacity and quality of life.
What does quality primary care mean to you? For the Camrose Primary Care Network (PCN), it’s about providing greater access to primary care for an increased number of residents living in the Camrose and surrounding area. If this is in-line with your values, an opportunity as a Health Coach is waiting for you.
As a Camrose PCN Health Coach, you will be working within physician clinics as a team member providing comprehensive primary care services to their patients. As a contributing team member, you will liaise with family physicians, nurses, healthcare professionals, patients and community stakeholders to enhance the patient’s primary care experience, improving clinical outcomes and ultimately the patient’s health and quality of life. Your role will also ensure timely patient referral to appropriate primary care programs and services in response to identified patient needs, issues and concerns. You will also contribute to increasing efficiency in the family physician’s office.
Working within a multi-disciplinary team committed to comprehensive primary care requires you to focus on providing expert clinical care to manage the primary care needs of individuals and families in the Daysland and Forestburg communities. The successful candidate will therefore have advanced knowledge and decision-making skills in assessment, diagnosis and clinical management.
Qualifications: A Licensed Practical Nurse with expertise in the clinical environment of primary care and current active registration with an applicable licensing body. Recent formal/informal education and experience in the areas of prevention, chronic disease management, health assessment, client self management and leadership is highly desirable.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Open until a suitable candidate is found.
Please forward a copy of your resume and cover letter to:
Melissa Berg, Clinical Manager, Camrose PCN
Suite 4 Edgeworth Centre
4512 - 53 Street
Camrose, Alberta T4V 5K4
Please note: The Camrose PCN thanks all interested applicants in advance however only suitable candidates will be contacted for an interview.