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Clinical Assistant 6

Clinical Assistant 6

Job ID 
2017-1232
Job Location 
CA-ON-Kitchener
Job Type 
Full time
Program 
Medical
Career Level 
Experienced
Years of Experience 
2
Posted Date 
9/11/2017

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Job Description

POSITION:

Full Time Clinical Assistant 6
Service Level 6

 

HOURS OF WORK:
9.38 hours shifts, including weekends


JOB SUMMARY:

 

Responsibilities of the Clinical Assistant include but are not limited to:
• Support in consultation with the Registered Nurse/ Registered Practical Nurse, the physical and personal care needs of the patients including, but not limited to: hygiene, grooming and dressing, toileting, provision of preventative skin care, escorting patients into diagnostic tests as needed.
• Contribute to ensuring there is a safe environment for patients,
staff and visitors.


QUALIFICATIONS:

 

• Successful completion of an approved Health Care Aide Program
• CPR certificate at the Heart Saver Level and Standard First Aid
• Previous experience in assisting patients with basic personal care needed
• Minimum of two years of related experience in a health care setting
• Responsible, energetic individual with above average ability to prioritize and organize in a busy environment
• Knowledgeable regarding the scope of practice for various job categories
• Ability to collaborate effectively with interdisciplinary team, patients, families, and general public
• Basic computer skills
• Demonstrated ability to follow through with requests
• Demonstrated ability to work effectively within a team environment
• Capable of working independently and able to take direction
• Knowledge of principles of medical asepsis and universal precautions
• Demonstrated positive relationships with other health care
• professionals and able to contribute to the development of an environment conducive to excellent patient care
• Willing to work flexible hours