Licensed Practical Nurse – Acute

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Author pmnationtalk
Date September 4, 2019
Type Full Time
Company Interior Health Authority
Salary $27.87 - $31.15 - Per Hour
Location Fernie, BC
Category Medical / Health
Client Interior Health Authority
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Licensed Practical Nurse – Acute

Competition #: 01297162
Employee Type: CASUAL
Bargaining Unit: BCNU
Facility: ELK VALLEY HOSPITAL
Department: EVH COMBINED MED/SURG
Reports To: MANAGER OR DESIGNATE
Hourly Wage: $27.87 – $31.15
Close Date: OPEN UNTIL FILLED*
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Position Summary
If you are passionate about being part of a team that is committed to providing high quality client-centered care and have experience in an acute care setting, then join us as a Practical Nurse at the Elk Valley Hospital in Fernie, B.C.

As the Licensed Practical Nurse you will work in collaboration with the multidisciplinary team performing assessments and planning, implementing and providing personal and nursing care to patients. You will also administer oral, subcutaneous and intramuscular medications in accordance with pharmaceutical and organizational policies and procedures. The scope or extent of the skills that the LPN performs varies according to the predictability of the outcome for a given client population. The LPN operates in accordance with the competency guidelines and full scope of practice within the Standards of Practice as outlined by the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of British Columbia, and according to organizational policies, procedures, standards and unit specific protocols.

This is a Casual opportunity. Casual means hours are not guaranteed and may vary and shifts may be at short notice. Casual employees are eligible to apply for internal postings including permanent and temporary positions. There are many opportunities with Interior Health that begin with casual employment and lead to regular employment.

Interior Health strives to create an environment where you enjoy the work you do, the place where you work, and the people around you. Everyone plays a role in the care continuum. Together, we create great workplaces.

Qualifications
*Please upload a copy of your valid CPR certificate with your application*

Graduation from a recognized program for Practical Nurses.
Current full practicing licensure with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP).
Current CPR certification required
Acute care experience is considered an asset

* All postings with a closing date specified close at 11:59 pm PT

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