This position involves working 4 to 5 days per week for the summer months to cover illness and vacation leaves and work in various FHT clinics including our COVID vaccine clinic. The schedule can be flexible for the right candidate.
Responsibilities include assisting the physicians in all areas including conducting routine well-baby (and immunizations), prenatal, hypertension, diabetic, and adult preventative care visits; fielding patient phone calls and answering condition-specific questions within scope; triaging and managing the flow of information to the team; and preparing exam rooms and stocking medical supplies. You will be working as a team with physicians, receptionists, other nurses, and Family Health Team staff to provide coordinated quality patient care. The ideal candidate must be motivated, able to work independently, and keen to take initiative.
Experience within primary health or acute care settings as well as flexibility to respond to a fluctuating workload and changing environment are important qualities. Proficiency in the use of electronic health records is an asset. Valid registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario as a Registered Practical Nurse is required.
If you have recently submitted your resume for another position please reapply.
We offer Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan (HOOPP).
Candidates are asked to submit a resume and cover letter to Sandra McGrath, Executive Director, Bancroft Community Family Health Team.
Contract length: 3 months
Expected start date: 2021-05-26
Job Types: Full-time, Contract
- Bachelor's Degree (preferred)
- LPN/RPN (preferred)
- Nursing (preferred)
- CPR (preferred)