Summer Student – Medical Receptionist

Madawaska Valley Family Health Team

Location: Barry’s Bay, Ontario
The Madawaska Valley Family Health Team (MVFHT) provides comprehensive, team-based primary care services to local residents and those living in the surrounding area. MVFHT is a small, rural, family health team associated with a group of six physicians, six nursing and allied health professionals, located in Barry’s Bay.

MVFHT is hiring a Summer Student – Medical Receptionist as part of the Canada Summer Jobs program for an eight-week period. This position is 35 hours per week. This is an opportunity for a post-secondary student to be part of a multi-disciplinary clinic operation. The start date is end-June, early July.


The primary role of the Summer Student – Medical Receptionist is to provide administrative support to the nurse practitioner and interdisciplinary health professional clinicians at the MVFHT.  The Student will assist with all aspects of daily clinic operations, including entering data in the electronic medical record, and will be assigned projects such as patient database and quality metrics review. The Student will be exposed to the operations of a primary care clinic with the opportunity to shadow nursing and allied health clinicians.

  • A post-secondary student returning to studies in Fall 2024
  • Interest and professionalism in working in a healthcare setting
  • Proficiency in computer skills
  • Adherence to confidentiality policies and practices
  • Experience in working in database software is considered an asset
Additional Information
Closing: June 24, 2024

Applicants are asked to email their cover letter and resume. We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Contact Information
Diane Cross, Executive Director
Madawaska Valley Family Health Team
Barry’s Bay, Ontario

Email: dcross@madawaskavalleyfht.com
Website: www.madawaskavalleyfht.com