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Nurse Practitioner, Community Health Clinic - Casual (2) - Stouffville


Nursing --> Nurse Practitioner

Job Location

5402 Main Street, Unit 5, Stouffville, Ontario

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Land acknowledgement:

Oak Valley Health honours the traditional territory of the closest Indigenous communities, the Chippewas (chi-puh-waas) of Georgina Island and the Mississaugas of Scugog Island. The Haudenosaunee (Ho-de-no-shau-nee) and Anishinaabe (Ah-nish-in-ah-beh) have lived, worked and existed on this land from time immemorial. This land is covered by Treaty 13 signed with the Mississaugas of the Credit, and the Williams Treaty signed with many Mississauga and Chippewa bands.


Who you are:

·         You encompass Oak Valley Health’s core values and live the words of respect, trust, commitment, compassion and courage

·         You are a patient and/or client centered individual who performs at an exemplary standard

·         You are a team player with excellent communication, critical thinking and prioritization skills


What we are looking for:

The Nurse Practitioner (NP), Community Health Clinic, will provide comprehensive primary care services for unattached patients over the age of 6 months within our geographic area of the Ontario Health Team. This role involves a strong leadership component with specific focus on innovative care pathways for high risk paediatric and adult patients as well as connections with patients to help deter ED visits.  This role also may include medical assessment, treatment and evaluation, education and health promotion, disease and injury prevention, acute medical treatment, rehabilitation and support for complex medical and frail elderly patients.  The NP will also provide support as needed for other patient types requesting primary care in the community such as palliative patients, paediatrics, and those searching for Cancer screening.   The NP will need advanced knowledge and decision-making skills to provide a comprehensive health focused approach in meeting the needs of this population.

The NP will practice within the interprofessional team model and be responsible for promoting best practices in complex medical, geriatric and palliative care, paediatrics and promote excellence in the nursing care of complex and frail adults through direct patient care and consultation. The NP will work collaboratively with OHT medical lead, primary care physicians, other NPs and community partners caring for patients in the community.  The NP will work closely with the Medical Lead in establishing priorities for this new model and all other programs available and offered by the Ontario Health Team partners.  


What you bring to the role:

  • Master’s Degree in a related field or working towards
  • Current registration from the College of Nurses of Ontario as an RN (EC) - Nurse Practitioner-Primary Health Care (PHCNP) or Nurse Practitioner-Primary Care
  • Demonstrated current expertise in primary care and management an asset
  • Membership in the Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario & Nurse Practitioner Association of Ontario, preferred
  • National certification in other specialities including Gerontology Nursing from the Canadian Nurses Association and paediatrics, preferred
  • Advanced clinical knowledge and implementation of evidenced based practice
  • Superior interpersonal, coaching, and leadership skills
  • Excellent decision making, problem recognition and problem solving skills
  • Demonstrated commitment to continuing professional development
  • A strong desire and capacity to promote professional practice and excellence in evidence-based, patient centered care
  • Demonstrated competency in the following areas: health assessment and diagnosis; health care management and therapeutic intervention; health promotion and prevention of illness, injury and complications in the care of complex medical patients, paediatrics and geriatric patients.
  • Demonstrates the competencies to autonomously diagnose, order and interpret diagnostic tests, prescribe pharmaceuticals and perform procedures within the RN(EC) legislated scope of practice and designated medical directives, as appropriate
  • Advanced knowledge, skill and decision making and expertise in the nursing care of primary care clientele
  • Facilitates application of relevant information to make effective judgments and decisions to lead the management of care for older adults
  • Effective communication skills, engages others, and is a reflective listener and learner
  • Evidence of program design, resource development and project management skills
  • Self-directed, works independently and able to achieve outcomes
  • Proven analytical thinking and proactive problem solving and decision making skills
  • Excellent report writing skills
  • Proficient with computer programs including, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook.
  • Working knowledge of the College of Nurses of Ontario standards of practice
  • Demonstrated good attendance and performance record with the ability to maintain these same standards
  • Demonstrated commitment to a healthy and safe workplace for self and others (staff, patients, families, etc.) by taking all reasonable precautions and working in compliance with hospital related policies, health and safety legislation and best practices and completing relevant mandatory education as required


Work schedule:

The successful candidate will work 8 hour day and evening shifts, Monday to Friday. 

Please note schedules may change due to operational needs.




Salary Band C:
$55.39- $69.27 per hour


Who we are:

Oak Valley Health is one of Ontario’s leading community healthcare organizations. Across our two sites (Markham and Uxbridge) and Reactivation Care Centre (RCC), we provide high quality, patient-centred care to more than 468,000 patients each year. We offer diagnostic and emergency services and deliver clinical programs in acute care medicine and surgery, addictions and mental health, and childbirth and children’s services. We are also proud to be part of the Eastern York Region North Durham Ontario Health Team (OHT).


Our 542 physicians, 35 midwives, over 3,000 staff and 1,000 volunteers serve patients and families with an honoured to care mindset and are focused on delivering an extraordinary patient experience to the residents of Markham, Whitchurch-Stouffville, Uxbridge and beyond. We are dedicated to providing access to the right care, at the right time, in the right place by the right people and at the right cost. Are you ready to join us?


COVID Statement

As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and the need to strengthen and promote health protection to patients, staff and members of the public attending in the hospital, prior to the first day of employment with the Hospital, all successful candidates are required to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination (full vaccination is required). In order to provide you with fair & equitable accommodation, you must submit supporting medical exemption documentation or an affidavit detailing why your religion prohibits you from receiving the COVID-19 vaccine.


Oak Valley Health diversity statement 

Oak Valley Health takes pride in serving some of Canada’s most diverse communities. We are committed to fostering an environment of equity and inclusivity where every person can work and receive care safely, openly and honestly. All qualified applicants will receive consideration and we encourage applications from Indigenous peoples, members of sexual minority groups, members of racialized groups, persons with disabilities, and all others who may contribute to the further diversification of Oak Valley Health. Furthermore, Oak Valley Health is committed to meeting the needs of all individuals in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) and the Ontario Human Rights Code. Should you require accommodations during the recruitment and selection process, please contact Human Resources.


We are honoured to be recognized as one of Forbes Canada's Best Employers for Diversity 2023. We ranked within the top 150 organizations across the country. Learn more about our commitment to EDI



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Union Type

Non - Union