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LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE - ACUTE
Location:Trail
Facility:KOOTENAY BNDRY RGNL HSPTL
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Competition #:01162625
Employee Type:CASUAL
Bargaining Unit:BCNU
Facility:KOOTENAY BNDRY RGNL HSPTL
Reports To:MANAGER OR DESIGNATE
Hourly Wage:$27.20 - $29.94
Close Date:OPEN UNTIL FILLED*
Comments:*Along with your CV (resume) please provide a copy of your current first aid certificate*

Position Summary

Interior Health is currently seeking Licensed Practical Nurses to join the passionate, energetic care teams at the Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital. Specifically, we are looking for LPNs to join our medical &/or surgical units. Are you an LPN with experience in an acute setting and looking to join a great team? Apply today!

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 residents. 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 there are no guaranteed hours and work requirements may vary from 0 - 37.5 hours per week. Casual employment includes: short-notice, on-call availability; workload coverage during a temporary absence; and/or providing relief coverage in a specific position.

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.

Come and join us! Our focus is on giving people room to grow, to make an impact in the lives of others.
 
Qualifications

• Graduation from a recognized program for Practical Nurses.
• Current full practicing licensure with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of British Columbia (CLPNBC).
• Current CPR certification required.

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