|Address||769 Borden Ave, Peterborough, ON K9J 0B6, Canada
|Job Offered By||Individual|
|Company||Lansdowne Place Walk-In Clinic|
We are looking for an RPN to be a part of our team at a walk in clinic.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Performs medical assistant duties which may include but are not limited to:
1.Fulfills patient care responsibilities as assigned which may include:
Recording initial patient history and noting vital signs and chief complaints in the patient’s medical record per physician guidelines
Triaging patient calls and complaints
Assisting physician with examination and/or procedures
Performing necessary laboratory tests and preparing specimens for outside pickup
Relaying physician’s instructions to patients/families
Updating the physician on the disposition of patients in hospitals and/or nursing homes
Managing charts to ensure information is completed
2. Fulfills environmental responsibilities by:
Preparing patient rooms for examination and/or procedure
Maintaining drug and medical supply inventories including completing purchase orders and communicating with vendors
Keeping exam rooms clean and stocked
Cleaning exam/procedure rooms, instruments and equipment between patient visits to maintain infection control
Maintaining appropriate records of scheduled equipment maintenance
3. Assists Practice Manager in maintaining the appearance of the medical office.
4.Assists with special projects as needed.
5.Complies with OSHA, HIPAA standards and CLIA guidelines and requirements.
6.Handles confidential matters concerning office policies and practices. Maintains patient confidentiality.
7. Maintains professional work habits and appearance.
8. Performs other duties as requested or assigned.
Knowledge of medical terminology
Possesses leadership, organization and communication skills
Possesses excellent customer service skills
Able to handle multiple tasks accurately and efficiently
Able to work with minimal supervision
Functions well as a team member
Able to identify emergency patient situations
Performs duties in a professional and tactful manner
Exercises discretion and integrity when dealing with confidential material
Accurate and legible handwriting
Presents a professional and caring image to patients
Maintains an effective working relationship with the physicians
Education and Experience:
Practical nursing diploma
Registered and in good standings with CNO
1+ years of experience is preferred
Job Type: Full-time
Nursing: 1 year