The Georgian Bay Family Health Team employs eight nurse practitioners who work in our physicians’ offices and the Same Day Health Care Clinic.
Primary Health Care Nurse Practitioners (PHC NPs) are Registered Nurses (RNs) who are specialists in primary health care, who provide accessible, comprehensive and effective care to clients of all ages. They are experienced RNs with additional nursing education which enables them to provide individuals, families, groups and communities with health services in health promotion, disease, and injury prevention, cure, rehabilitation and support.
As a member of your health care team, NPs:
For more information on Nurse Practitioners and their role in our community please visit http://www.npao.org/
To view a brochure on Nurse Practitioners and their role click here
For information on tests and procedures, please visit http://www.choosingwiselycanada.org