Grande Prairie is located in Northwestern Alberta, in the heart of the Peace Region, and is the largest city north of Edmonton. It is a thriving young city full of continuous growth and opportunity. The population of Grande Prairie is 69,088 (2018 census), with the greatest population being between the ages of 30 and 34. This population includes representation from more than 80 different cultural and ethnic groups.
Grande Prairie has been the hub of the Peace Region since the early 1900s, making it rich with the culture and heritage of its many residents past and present. Across the city, there are many ways to immerse yourself in the experience of Grande Prairie’s culture and heritage. Grande Prairie possesses several state-of-the-art recreational facilities and has a vibrant arts and culture community.
Grande Prairie has something for all those you live and work in this great city. Visit one of our many historic exhibits, check out a significant landmark or one of many other opportunities to explore the city in new ways today! To learn more go to www.cityofgp.com
The Grande Prairie Primary Care Network, in beautiful Grande Prairie, Alberta – a city rich in cultural and economic opportunities, and a great place to raise a family – was formed in 2010 to work with local primary care physicians in the delivery of primary healthcare services. The PCN provides innovative and collaborative initiatives that improve communication, increase coordination of services, and enhance medical clinic practices to better meet the needs of the community.
|This position is with the Grande Prairie PCN||FTE: 0.8|
|Status: Permanent||Hours per Week: Varied|
|Hours per Shift: Varied||Reference ID: FPN200723|
|Primary Location: Grande Prairie PCN||Wage Band: $32.84-$40.83|
The Family Practice Nurse (FPN) is a Licensed Practical Nurse who will work collaboratively within a family practice environment to enhance the delivery of primary care services in alignment with the Patient’s Medical Home Model of Care.
The FPN will work to full scope of practice within one or more Grande Prairie Primary Care Network (GP PCN) member clinics. The FPN will provide a broad range of services, including but not limited to, health education and promotion, management of routine screening maneuvers, chronic disease prevention and management, acute episodic care, therapeutic interventions, well-woman/well-baby care, and care coordination. The FPN will be a complementary source of support to the physician providing wound care, injections, and other clinical interventions to patients as directed by the physician. The FPN will have scheduled patient appointments and will be available as needed for non-scheduled patient encounters.
The Grande Prairie PCN thanks you for your interest in this position, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
The Grande Prairie PCN is an equal opportunity employer. The Grande Prairie PCN welcomes applications from qualified individuals from all backgrounds.