A nurse practitioner is a registered nurse (RN) with advanced special training who can carry out many of the duties of a doctor, such as diagnosing and treating common illnesses and injuries. Nurse practitioners are important members of Northern Health’s health care teams.
There are currently Nurse Practitioners working in these communities:
- Burns Lake
- Dawson Creek
- Fort St. John
- Fraser Lake / Granisle / Southside
- Prince George
- Prince Rupert