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 take healthcare to a new level to meet the urgent needs of our community's growing and aging population. We are a distinctive centre of healthcare excellence that offers first-rate care in an innovative environment that supports the physical, mental, emotional and spiritual needs of the community.Halton Healthcare’s vision of Exemplary patient experiences, always, goes beyond just the patient experience; it has shaped our entire culture and remains at the core of every interaction in our organization, from our patients & families to our staff, physicians and volunteers. We believe in exemplary PEOPLE experiences always!

Location

Multi Site; Off site - Oakville - 461 North Service Road Location

Duties

Expectations:

Assess and treat foot conditions. Treatment consists of patient education, routine foot care, wound management, nail surgery, custom orthotics, compression stockings and provision of foot care products and orthopedic footwear.
Function as a collaborative member of the department team which consists of Chiropodists, Registered Practical Nurses, Shoe Fitter and administrative team to provide a quality customer focused service and a successful revenue generating department.
Providing community based foot care as required to retirement and long term care homes if necessary.
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 strong communicator; listen for clarity and meaning, and to speak in an honest and straightforward manner to ensure mutual understanding in a conversation
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

Requirements

Halton Healthcare endeavors to hire individuals who are competent in their chosen profession and who exemplify our mission, vision and values of accountability, respect and compassion which guide our individual behaviours and attitudes.

Recognized diploma in Chiropody required
Current registration with and member in good standing of the College of Chiropodists of Ontario
Experience in providing clinical care, particularly to the elderly
Customer service experience
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Proven organizational and time management skills
Proven ability to effectively interact within a multi-disciplinary team
Sound problem solving skills
Flexible to meet changing department/service needs
Must have access to a vehicle and be willing to travel within Halton and surrounding areas if necessary
Able to meet the physical demands of the position
Satisfactory employment and attendance record required

Hours

Hours: Monday to Sunday, days & evenings, 7.5 Hour shifts (Hours are subject to change based on operational needs)

Contact

Name

Natasha Richter

Email

kgibb@haltonhealthcare.com

Other Email

nrichter@haltonhealthcare.com

Job Posting Link

Halton Healthcarewebsite

Display Date

2023-12-14

Expiry Date

2023-12-28