Licensed Practical Nurse, Long-term care

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Author pmnationtalk
Date November 19, 2019
Type Full Time
Company Interior Health Authority
Salary $27.87 - $31.15 - Per Hour
Location Merritt, BC
Category Medical / Health
Client Interior Health Authority
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Licensed Practical Nurse, Long-term care

Competition #: 01333641
Employee Type: RELIEF FULL TIME
Bargaining Unit: BCNU
Facility: COQUIHALLA GILLIS HOUSE
Department: MGH LONG TERM CARE
Reports To: MANAGER OR DESIGNATE
Hourly Wage: $27.87 – $31.15
Close Date: OPEN UNTIL FILLED*
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Position Summary
Interior Health is seeking a reliable and motivated Practical Nurse to join the passionate, energetic care team at Coquihalla Gillis House in Merritt, B.C. Our care team members exemplify a person-centered philosophy designed to support peoples’ choices, help people function at their highest level, and provide the best quality of life possible.

As the Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), you will work in collaboration with the multidisciplinary team, performing assessments and planning, implementing and providing personal and nursing care to patients/clients. 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 British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals, and according to organizational policies, procedures, standards and unit specific protocols.

This is a temporary full-time opportunity until approximately June 2021 or return of the incumbent. Days of work are rotating and shift times are: 06:30-14:30 and 14:30-22:30. We offer a range of employee benefits and services to support you at every stage of your career.

Make a difference. Love your work. Apply today! Interior Health strives to create an environment where you enjoy the work you do, the place where you work, and the people around you.

Qualifications
• Graduation from a recognized program for Practical Nurses or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
• Current full practicing licensure with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP).
• Current CPR certification required.
*Please upload a copy of your current, valid CPR certificate with your application*

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

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