Cold and Flu Clinic – Casual RPN/RN

COLD AND FLU CLINIC NURSE – JOB DESCRIPTION

The Cold and Flu Clinic Nurse (CFCN) is a vital part of the Dufferin Caledon Cold and Flu Clinic. The CFCN will collaborate with the physicians and other interdisciplinary providers to deliver a community based cold and flu clinic. The CFCN provides high quality professional nursing care to patients in the community cold and flu clinic.

Essential Job Functions

  1. Conduct telephone assessments for purpose of triaging patients with cold and flu symptoms
  2. Be available to 2 evenings per week from 4-8 pm.
  3. Perform in person nursing assessments with patients entering the cold and flu clinic, and other clinical activities within the scope of practice for RPNs as assigned.
  4. Conduct COVID swabbing as appropriate, and as delegated.
  5. Conduct chart documentation.
  6. Administer COVID vaccinations, based on supply and demand
  7. Maintains competence and knowledge relevant to current nursing practice and holds membership in appropriate professional organizations
  8. Conduct thorough cleaning of clinical spaced between patient interactions.
  9. Ensures professional development and competency related to the role of a RPN
  10. Infection control program management, practice, and reporting

Education/Experience Requirements

Other Skills/Abilities

  • Satisfactory criminal reference check
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Previous experience working with an EMR,
  • Organized and able to work within time frames
  • Professional and courteous phone and bedside manner
  • Team player with a willingness to assist others
  • Proficiency in the use of computer hardware and software. Previous experience working in electronic medical records an asset
  • Ability to prioritize, manage time effectively and be flexible in a very active work environment


If this opportunity interests you, please submit your resume to at p.brooks@dafht.ca by Friday, April 22nd, 2022.

 

Deadline for applications:

April 22, 2022