Licensed Practical Nurse – Long-term Care

Licensed Practical Nurse – Long-term Care

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Author pmnationtalk
Date September 15, 2021
Deadline Open
Type Full Time
Company Interior Health Authority
Location Oliver, BC
Category Nurse
Client Interior Health Authority
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 Job title :LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE – LONG-TERM CARE
Community :OLIVER
Facility :SUNNYBANK CENTRE
Status :PERMANENT PART TIME (0.75 FTE)

Position Summary

Interior Health is seeking a reliable and motivated Practical Nurse to join the passionate, energetic care team at Sunnybank Centre in Oliver, 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 LPN will provide complete treatment of wound care and provides leadership to our care staff. They work closely with the RN’s, and will admit and discharge clients. 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 Permanent Part Time (0.75 FTE) opportunity. The shift types for this position are rotating days and evenings with the hours of work being 07:00 to 15:00 or 15:00 to 23:00

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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 Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM)

• Current CPR certification required.

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

Please Note:We invite applicants to self-identify as First Nation, Métis or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes. Interior Health now offers assistance from an Aboriginal Employment Advisor. If you self-identify as Aboriginal (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) and if you would like assistance with the application process, job readiness, interview readiness or tips for resume and cover letter writing, send your question via email to [email protected] to be redirected to the Employment Advisor.

*This posting is for a position at a facility covered by the Provincial Health Officer’s Single Site Order and selected applicant(s) must comply with the requirements of the order

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