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West Elgin Community Health Centre

The West Elgin Community Health Centre is part of a strong network of community health centres across the province. Together we commit to providing health and social services that are accountable, accessible, efficient and governed by the community.

Our team provides primary health care, illness prevention and health promotion services, as well as a range of community programs to the residents of Dutton Dunwich and West Elgin municipalities. Our diabetes services are open to anyone and are offered at multiple locations in Elgin County.

We believe that housing, education, food and the environment all play a role in health and well-being. We also believe that language,literacy and poverty should not get in the way of receiving great care. At the West Elgin Community Health Centre, Every One Matters.

Position:  Nurse Practitioner - Primary Care

Region:  Elgin

Description:  The Nurse Practitioner provides primary care functions and participates in the development, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of programs and services for individuals, families and the community.


  • Current Registered Nurse, Extended Class (RN-EC) in good standing with the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Experience working in rural communities preferred
  • Strong assessment and organizational skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively in a team setting


  • Perform assessment, diagnosis, treatment, health education/counseling and other clinical activities according to the College of Nurses of Ontario standards of practice for Registered Nurses in the Extended Class (RN-EC)and in accordance with Centre Policies and Procedures.
  • Consult internally with family physicians when client needs fall outside of scope of practice.
  • Be aware of and to work towards the achievement of the performance indicators and outcomes identified in the SW-LHIN Accountability Agreement and the WECHC Strategic Plan related to this position.

Salary:  $98,001

Terms of Employment:  Contract

Deadline for Application:  Friday, June 02, 2017

How to Apply:  Applications accepted until 12:00pm on the application deadline date. Successful applicants will be contacted and interviews held June 21, 2017. Send Resume by mail or e-mail to:

Patricia Peters, Executive/HR Assistant
West Elgin Community Health Centre
153 Main St West Lorne, ON N0L 2P0

Location:  West Lorne

Profession Type:  Nurses (NP, RN and RPN)

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