Community Nurse Practitioner
Did you know there was a Nurse Practioner in the neighbourhood?
For families who don’t have regular family doctor.
The Nurse Practitioner provides basic primary health care that includes:
- the diagnosis & treatment of common health problems
- prescribing most medications
- ordering tests & x-rays
- referrals to other health care providers including physician specialists.
A Family Nurse Practitioner or NP is an experienced Registered Nurse with a Master’s degree in Nursing and additional advanced clinical training to qualify for the Nurse Practitioner Speciality. NP care offers a blend of nursing & aspects of typical medical care.
What are some examples of health problems the NP can help with?
Maybe you have a sore throat, cough, rash, wound that look infected, flu, asthma, eczema, sprains, headache, pain or other common concern or illness.
The Nurse’s Office is located at 410 Campbell Avenue.
Monday – Thursday : 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Friday : 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM
Please call 604.875.2246 to book an appointment or knock LOUDLY on the door.