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REGISTERED NURSE & BEHAVIOURAL HEALTH CONSULTANT

REGISTERED NURSE & BEHAVIOURAL HEALTH CONSULTANT
Medicine Hat
Full Time
Category : Healthcare Salary : Experience(s) :  Year

Overview

About REGISTERED NURSE & BEHAVIOURAL HEALTH CONSULTANT

The Palliser Primary Care Network (PCN) is a partnership between local physicians and Alberta Health
Services. This partnership promotes a collaborative team approach to caring for patients experiencing
chronic disease. Family practice teams, led by physicians, are located in physician clinics. The composition
of specific teams in each clinic is dependant on the primary health care focus of that physician or clinic.
The following clinics located in Bassano, Brooks and Medicine Hat, AB promote a community-based
collaborative team approach to caring for patients with chronic disease. The clinics currently seek
to fill the positions of:
REGISTERED NURSE & BEHAVIOURAL HEALTH CONSULTANT
Permanent 0.7 FTE – Bassano Medical Clinic – Bassano, AB
The RN/BHC’s major focus will be to enhance effective management of patients living with mental health issues. A secondary focus will be on
patients with chronic diseases such as diabetes, hypertension, dyslipidemia, obesity, cardiovascular disease and renal disease. Consistent with the
principles of primary health care, the BHC/RN will provide comprehensive health care with an emphasis on healthy living, illness prevention (primary
and secondary), health education, chronic disease management and clinical intervention within the scope of nursing practice.
REGISTERED NURSE
Permanent 0.7 FTE – Centennial Health – Brooks, AB
Temporary (6 months) 0.9 FTE – Medicine Hat, AB
The RN’s major focus will be to enhance effective management of patients living with chronic diseases such as hypertension, chronic heart failure,
atrial fibrillation, dyslipidemia, diabetes, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, asthma, obesity, osteoporosis and various mental health issues.
Consistent with the principles of primary health care, the RN will provide comprehensive health care with an emphasis on healthy living, illness
prevention (primary and secondary), health education, chronic disease management and clinical intervention within the scope of nursing practice.
The successful candidates will have a proven ability to work effectively within a team environment as well as independently,
demonstrate empathy, provide continuity of care, possess excellent organizational skills and maintain a flexible schedule.
Must provide proof of full Covid-19 vaccination on the first day of hire. The PCN offers a competitive salary, excellent hours of work,
paid vacation and a health flex spending account. Education and training are also high priorities for the PCN. Please note, these are
not Alberta Health Services positions.
Closing dates vary; see palliserpcn.ca for more information. Please apply to the attention of:
Ashleigh Lawson, Financial Clerk
Palliser Primary Care Network
Suite 104 – 140 Maple Ave SE, Medicine Hat, AB T1A 8C1
Tel: 403.580.3825 x 227 Fax: 403.580.3825
Email: ashleigh.lawson@palliserpcn.ca
your health. your team.
Only those applicants selected
for interview will be contacted.
All others are thanked in
advance for their interest.
www.palliserpcn.ca