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Waterloo Wellington Local Health Integration Network

We connect you with care, at home and in the community, and better connect your health system together to improve your care experience.

We listen to you and your care team and invest $1.1 billion annually in the local health services you need. This includes hospital care, long-term care, mental health & addictions, home & community care, community support services, and primary care (your family doctor or nurse practitioner). We then hold these providers accountable to ensure quality care and value for your money.

We also work closely with public health to prevent illness and improve the health of all residents, helping more people to have equitable care experiences regardless of gender, location, socioeconomic status, and more. This especially includes our local Francophone, Indigenous, and newcomer residents.

We are a community leader - working together with police services, municipalities, school boards, businesses, associations, and others to improve the overall health and wellbeing of residents across Waterloo Wellington.

We are a team of nurses, doctors, and other health and business professionals, passionately committed to delivering exceptional care and improving the patient experience. 

Position:  Nurse Practitioner - HPC

Region:  Cambridge & Area, Kitchener-Waterloo & Area, Guelph & Wellington

Description:  The successful candidate will possess a degree in nursing, completion of an educational program for Nurse Practitioners, registration in the Extended Class with the Nurses of Ontario, and 3-5 years nursing experience working with palliative persons and their families. 

Proven leadership capabilities and success working with community resources and services, combined with an understanding of the roles of health professionals, support workers, and programs related to community health and social services are required competencies. Computer literacy and demonstrated ability to work independently in a multidisciplinary team setting with the ability to promote effective working relationships is essential. Recent work in oncology or palliative care an asset. Home Care experience an asset; CHPC(C) designation an asset. Travel throughout the Waterloo Wellington region will be required. 

With appropriate notice, this position may be assigned other shifts or work locations. This position may be required to provide relief at other LHIN locations or teams as needed and may be part of the on call rotation as per the provisions of the ONA collective agreement. WWLHIN strives to create a respectful, accessible and inclusive work environment.  

Salary:  TBD

Terms of Employment:  TBD

Deadline for Application:  Friday, January 19, 2018

How to Apply:  Upon individual request, hiring processes will be modified to remove barriers to accommodate those with disabilities. Should any applicant require accommodation through the application, interview or selection processes, please contact Human Resources at HR.WW@lhins.on.cafor assistance.

If you are interested in this position, please submit a cover letter, along with a detailed resume, outlining how your skills, qualifications and experience meet the position requirements, quoting posting #17/0/75 before 4:30 p.m. on December 12, 2017 to Human Resources (e-mail: We thank all applicants in advance; however, we will be communicating only with those selected for an interview.

*** PLEASE NOTE*** Cover letters and resumes need to be submitted as a single file, acceptable files are: doc, docx, and pdf. Please include your first name, last name and job title in the file name when applying, example JohnSmith_AdministrativeAssistant.


Profession Type:  Nurses (NP, RN and RPN)

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