Our clinic is part of the Big Country Primary Care Network. They provide professional staff as a part of our multidisciplinary team approach to enhance and deliver health care services. Presently we have a Registered Nurse, Wellness Coordinator and Referral Navigator working with us.
Our PCN registered nurse is responsible for patient education and follow-ups for chronic disease management, health promotion and prevention for all ages. The nurse also assists the physicians with medical procedures and tasks.
We have a wellness coordinator that offers classes and patient education on healthy lifestyles including weight loss, tobacco cessation and exercise options for patients with physical challenges.
The referral navigator's role is to facilitate patient referrals to specialists, specialty clinics, and other medical investigations.
Patients can self-refer to see the nurse and the wellness coordinator.