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Primary-Care-Nurses


Primary Care Nurses

Mosaic PCN primary care nurses work alongside physicians and other health care professionals to help patients manage their health by providing patient centered comprehensive and coordinated care, education, and support.

Primary care nurses help patients manage or prevent chronic diseases including:

  • Diabetes/Pre-diabetes

  • Hypertension

  • Obesity

  • Chronic Pain

  • COPD/asthma

  • Dyslipidemia

  • Tobacco cessation


You can expect the primary care nurse to:

  • Provide a comprehensive health assessment including medical history, medications, labs and present lifestyle

  • Offer patient centered care through health coaching and case management of chronic conditions

  • Provide ongoing follow-up care in clinic or by phone to support patients to reach goal

  • Support patients with stress management and emotional concerns

  • Work with family physician and other multidisciplinary team members (dietitians,
    pharmacists, social workers, kinesiologists and mental health therapists) to coordinate seamless care

  • Promote, refer and coordinate Mosaic and community resources

  • Offer basic nutrition counselling

  • Assist with insulin starts and titration

  • Assist physician with complex care planning