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Current Opportunities

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Central East LHIN, ON
Newmarket, ON
 

Central East LHIN, ON
Advanced Practice Provider (APP), MSK Rapid Access Clinic for Low Back Pain

Advanced Practice Provider (APP), MSK Rapid Access Clinic for Low Back Pain / Inter- Professional Spine Assessment and Education Clinic (ISAEC) – Fee for Service

Job Type: Part-Time Contract (0.1-0.5FTE) – Fee For Service
City: Scarborough, Durham, Northumberland County, Peterborough City and County, City of Kawartha Lakes and Haliburton County

Job Description:
Scarborough Health Network is inviting applicants based in the Central East LHIN (Scarborough, Durham, Northumberland County, Peterborough City and County, City of Kawartha Lakes and Haliburton County) to become contracted APPs delivering rapid patient assessment, education and self-management advice from their respective practice locations for patients with low back pain.

Funded by the Central East Local Health Integration Network (Central East LHIN) and hosted at the Scarborough Health Network, it is designed to decrease the prevalence of unmanageable chronic low back pain, reduce opioid initiation, and reduce unnecessary diagnostic imaging as well as unnecessary specialist referral. This work stems from the successful pilot program: Inter-professional Spine Assessment and Education Clinics (ISAEC) for low back pain as part of the provincial Musculoskeletal (MSK) Rapid Access Clinics (RAC) to assist people with MSK pain access the right treatment faster. The low back pain RAC is specifically for patients with: (1) persistent low back pain and/or related symptoms (e.g. sciatica, neurogenic claudication) 6 weeks to 12 months post-onset; and (2) recurrent / episodic unmanageable low back pain and/or related symptoms of less than 12 months post-recurrence. The ISAEC model of care is being implemented across the Central East LHIN as part of the MSK RAC implementation.

Scarborough Health Network is recruiting low back pain Advanced Practice Providers (APPs). As a member of a RAC, the APP will act as the first and primary point of contact for consultation and assessment of referred patients; provide a defined program of care to the patient with an emphasis on education, self-management and health promotion strategies; develop a collaborative care plan with the patient and their primary care provider and document progress against the care plan; and identify signs and symptoms requiring a change in the plan of care, diagnostic imaging/testing, or referral to a Physician Specialist.

The APP is a skilled clinician, with requisite entry-to-practice training in a regulated health discipline and will be responsible for delivering rapid patient assessment and education for this specific population of low back pain patients, from their respective practice location.

The APP will be connected to a Clinical Sponsor (Physician Specialist) and Practice Leader who will provide clinical guidance and advanced low back pain education. Additionally, all APPs will be connected through a centralized referral and case management system. Please note that successful candidates must complete both practical (in person 2 days/week for 3 weeks) and theoretical training (1 week online) in low back pain topics.


Qualifications:
• Minimum 4 years of clinical experience following completion of an accredited, entry-to-practice program in a regulated health profession required.
• Including, at least 1 year of clinical experience in the musculoskeletal-spine area required.
• Member in good standing of respective professional/legislative college at the provincial level required.
• Member of related national/provincial professional association preferred.

Key Responsibilities:
1. Expert Practice
2. Teaching and Learning
3. Organization Responsibilities
4. Program Evaluation
5. Perform other duties consistent with the APP role, as assigned or requested.


Contact/Submit Application to: Megan Liu, Recruitment Associate (mliu@shn.ca)
Job ID Reference: J1218-0913

Email: mliu@shn.ca
Website: www.shn.ca


Newmarket, ON
Physiotherapist

We are looking for a part-time physiotherapist for a well established clinic. We prefer a MDT therapist or one working towards credentialing. Fee for service. Key responsibilities: direct patient care of orthopaedic patients.

Email: abotham@yorkrehab.com
Website: www.yorkrehab.com