Chiropodist

Company

Halton Healthcare

Halton Healthcare takes great pride in providing quality, compassionate healthcare services to our rapidly growing communities. As a progressive and vibrant healthcare organization, we are committed to being an innovative center of excellence in community hospital care in the Halton and Peel Regions. We are a distinctive center of healthcare excellence that offers first-rate care in an innovative environment that supports the physical, mental, emotional and spiritual needs of the community. The Mississauga Halton Diabetes Foot Care program is a regional program providing preventative foot care to high risk patients with diabetes who are facing barriers to accessing fee for service care models.

Job PDF

Chiropodist PDF

Location

Halton Area

Duties

Provide general chiropody services
•Mentor and provide clinical instruction to other health professionals in diabetic foot care
•Act as a resource person to staff, students and the community regarding foot care
•Demonstrated competency in chosen profession; consistently demonstrate knowledge and expertise in professional practice and hospital-based standards
•Demonstrated patient and consumer focus; makes a commitment to meet or exceed the needs of all internal and external customers
•Demonstrated team player; interacts with co-workers, physicians, volunteers, patients and their families in a way that demonstrates that everyone involved in patient care is valuable
•Demonstrated caring and respect; treats each and every coworker, patient or family member with understanding and kindness and hold in high regard and respond appropriately to the needs of self and others
•Demonstrated fiscal responsibility; to model a sound understanding of, and work within, the financial boundaries of Halton Healthcare funding
•Other duties/activities as assigned

Requirements

Recognized diploma in Chiropody required
•Current registration with and member in good standing of the College of Chiropodists of Ontario
•Wound care certification from the Canadian Association of Wound Care
•Experience with mentoring and teaching
•Health Care Professionals who have taken the foot care course preferred
•Knowledge of Self-Management Principles
•Experience with providing education in group settings
•Demonstrates excellent organizational skills to effectively prioritize and handle multiple tasks
•Excellent verbal and written communication skills
•Proven ability to effectively interact within a multi-disciplinary team
•Must have valid driver’s license and access to own vehicle
•Must be willing to travel to multiple foot care sites within Halton and surrounding areas
•Must be physically able to do the job
•Excellent employment and attendance record

Start Date

2020-01-27

Hours

Flexible

Salary

To be negotiated

Contact

Name

Lucy Martins

Display Name

Lucy

Title

HR Advisor

Address

3001 Hospital Gate

Telephone

905-845-2571 ext. 4581

Fax

905-338-4137

Email

lmartins@haltonhealthcare.com

Display Date

2020-01-27

Expiry Date

2020-02-29