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Grand Bend Area Community Health Centre

The Grand Bend Area Community Health Centre is a non-profit community governed organization that provides comprehensive primary medical care for our enrolled clients. Our health promotion strategies utilize multidisciplinary teams of health providers and are available to clients as well as everyone in the community.


The centre’s two sites work in collaboration with the Southwest and Erie-St. Clair Local Health Integration Networks along with various agencies and services within the counties of Lambton and Huron. Our ongoing partnership with South Huron Hospital Association enables us to seek out and provide the best care for our clients/patients along with programming for the surrounding communities.

Areas We Serve

Grand Bend Area Community Health Centre has two facilities.

• Grand Bend
• Hensall
The geographic area served by the Grand Bend Area Community Health Centre lies at the junction of the Counties of Huron, Lambton, and Middlesex, and consists of parts of the new municipalities of Bluewater, Lambton Shores, and South Huron. It is bounded by the Ausable Cut on the south, the Village of Crediton on the east, Highway 84 on the north, and Lake Huron to the west.
The Grand Bend Area Community Health Centre provides primary health care services to the individuals who reside or do business in

• Grand Bend (N0M 1T0)
• Hensall (N0M 1X0)

and to individuals in other communities who have previously established relationships with the Centre’s medical staff or have no other access to primary medical services. Such as

• Crediton (N0M 1M0)
• Dashwood (N0M 1N0)
• Kippen (N0M 2E0)
• Port Franks (N0M 2L0)

The GBACHC coordinates its health promotion activities with other community agencies, especially the North Lambton Community Health Centre for services in Port Franks and the southern portion of the area.

Position:  Permanent 0.8 FTE Family Physician

Region:  Sarnia – Lambton

Description:  Position Summary:
The Physician provides primary health care to clients in accordance with the Health Disciplines Act of Ontario, the practice standards of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (CPSO) and Community Health Centre guidelines. The Physician practices evidence-based medicine and utilizes a holistic approach to client care, including acute curative care, promotion of healthy lifestyles and prevention of illness by involving the client in their diagnosis and treatment, and through sensitivity to non-medical problems and appropriate referrals both inside and outside the Centre. The Physician participates in case conferences and information sharing with the other members of the multidisciplinary clinical team.

Qualifications:
1. Current registration with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (CPSO) for Independent Practice.
2. Current with CPSO Continuing Professional Development (CPD) requirements.
3. Two to five years primary care experience; preferably in a community health setting.
4. CCFP Certification or equivalent practical experience and asset.
5. Experience in program development, implementation, monitoring and evaluation an asset.


Salary:  To be negotiated

Terms of Employment:  To Be Negotiated

Deadline for Application:  Monday, July 30, 2018

How to Apply:  Interested applicants can forward a resume and covering letter, in confidence to:

Kim Killens
Manager, Human Resources and Corporate Services
Email: kkillens@gbchc.com Fax: 519-238-6478

No Phone Calls Please. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

Location:  Grand Bend

Profession Type:  Physicians and Surgeons



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