Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities with the Stratford Family Health Team. We strive to attract, hire and retain the very best candidates to help us maintain a high level of service to our patients.

Resumes can be sent as follows:

Email: careers@sfht.on.ca
Mail or in person:

Stratford Family Health Team
Attention: Administrative Manager
Stratford Medical Centre
Second Floor, 444 Douro Street
Stratford, ON  N5A 0E6

PHYSICIANS’ CAREERS

Join the Stratford Family Health Team!

The Stratford Family Health Team is celebrating our 10 year anniversary as a collegial group of 16 physicians, NP’s, RN’s, dieticians, pharmacy, chiropody, social work, psychology and administrative staff.  Together we care for 25,000 patients.

Currently there is an opportunity to assume the practice of a physician retiring in the summer of 2018.  The practice is entirely electronic with 1700 well managed patients. He is willing to consider continuing to practice on a part time basis for a period of 6-9 months to support the new practitioner, if interested.  Existing staff are available to continue on in the practice and all office equipment will remain.

For information on Physician recruitment, please contact:
Claudia Mior
Stratford Family Health Organization Administrator
Email: claudia@amior.ca
Tel: 519-902-4949

ALLIED HEALTH PROVIDERS’ CAREERS

Registered Dietitian

The Registered Dietitian provides nutrition screening, assessment and treatment to patients. This includes the provision of preventative care. health education, and counselling. Qualifications to include: registered member in good standing with the College of Dietitians of Ontario; minimum 2 to 3 years experience along with demonstrated experience in developing, facilitating and evaluating group education sessions/programs within a primary care setting. Training in motivational interviewing and/or advanced counselling skills an asset.

The Stratford Family Health Team offers a comprehensive salary, benefit and education package. If this position is of interest to you, please e-mail your resume to careers@sfht.on.ca or fax to 519-273-0745. 


Care Manager, Psychiatry

Job Summary

The Care Manager, Psychiatry, as part of a multi-disciplinary team, coordinates the development, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of the collaborative care mental health clinic.

Job Description and Primary Responsibilities

  • Conducts physical and psychiatric assessments and makes appropriate referrals to psychiatry
  • Conducts bio-psychosocial assessments and develops individualized treatment plans in partnership with the client
  • Assists the client in developing and using skills, supports and resources that will promote recovery and enhance quality of life
  • Provides counselling using best practice and evidence-based approaches (e.g. Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Dialectical Behavioural Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Psychosocial education, etc.)
  • Offers psycho-education and support to clients and families impacted by mental illness
  • Monitors medication effectiveness, complications, and side effects
  • Arranges and follows up with required lab work
  • Provides symptom education to enable individuals to identify their mental illness symptoms
  • Consult and work in collaboration with psychiatrists, physicians and other community partners/resources
  • Responsible for booking patient appointments with psychiatrists
  • Provide patient reviews at the beginning of the day and revision at the end of the day
  • Ensure appropriate, comprehensive treatment is delivered by maintaining complete and accurate medical records

Qualifications

  • Undergraduate degree or diploma in Nursing
  • Current registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario as an RN
  • Minimum of three years community mental health experience preferred
  • Ability to establish strong therapeutic alliances with patients
  • Current knowledge of psychotropic medication and an awareness of medication side effects
  • Demonstrated skills in treatment modalities including Psychosocial rehabilitation and Cognitive Behaviour Therapy
  • Completion of mental health assessment tools and the ability to interpret results
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, both oral and written

The Stratford Family Health Team offers a comprehensive salary, benefit and education package. If this position is of interest to you, please e-mail your resume to careers@sfht.on.ca or fax to 519-273-0745. 


Data Management Coordinator

Job Summary

The data management coordinator will be responsible for supporting the Team in performance measurement and quality improvement initiatives; planning, decision making, implementation and evaluation. This will include support in implementation of data quality initiatives, improving the flow and use of information, developing queries and analytical products that facilitate decision support for the board of directors, and engaging the Team in clinical process change.

Qualifications

  • A university degree in a related discipline (Business Administration, Statistics, Health Sciences or Information Management) or equivalent education and experience.
  • Demonstrated expertise in data quality and clinic information management best practices.
  • Knowledge of primary care and demonstrated interest in the use of data for quality improvement.
  • Sound knowledge of performance improvement techniques and practices used in healthcare settings, process redesign and system implementation experience.
  • Highly effective communication, presentation and interpersonal skills and a proven ability to develop and maintain strong relationships.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in quantitative analysis and report writing skills.
  • Ability to handle a variety of concurrent assignments and to work independently.
  • Excellent organizational and project management skills with attention to detail.
  • Strong applied knowledge of one or more EMR/EHR systems currently in use in Ontario
  • Currency in applicable privacy and confidentiality policies and laws regarding the collection and use of health information is required.

The Stratford Family Health Team offers a comprehensive salary, benefit and education package. If this position is of interest to you, please e-mail your resume to careers@sfht.on.ca or fax to 519-273-0745.