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PATIENT CARE AIDE
Location:Williams Lake
Facility:CARIBOO MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
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Competition #:01190978
Employee Type:PROJECT POSITION PART TIME (0.46 FTE)
Bargaining Unit:HEU
Facility:CARIBOO MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
Reports To:MANAGER (OR DESIGNATE)
Hourly Wage:$23.93
Close Date:DECEMBER 17, 2018*
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Position Summary

We are currently seeking several Patient Care Aides to join our team on the combined medical/surgical unit at Cariboo Memorial Hospital in Williams Lake.

The Cariboo Memorial Hospital & Health Centre is a Level 2 Community Hospital in Williams Lake. The Hospital embodies a resident-centered philosophy designed to support residents’ choices, help people function at their highest level, and provide the best quality of life possible. With 28 inpatient beds, hospital offers ER, ICU, OR, med-surg, and obstetrical units. Lab and diagnostic imaging on site; outpatient hemodialysis unit operated on-site. Residential beds are embedded within med-surg unit on second floor of hospital.

As the Patient Care Aide you will work as a key team member of an interdisciplinary team that provides patient care within the hospital. Working under the direction of RN’s and LPN’s, Patient Care Aides follow established care plans and routines to deliver the best patient care possible.

Some typical duties and responsibilities:
• Assist patients with personal care and activities of daily living
• Assist with patient mobility, transfers and related equipment
• Perform nursing procedures such as taking temperature, pulse and respiration
• Housekeeping activities relating to maintaining a safe and healthy environment
• Observe and report changes in patient progress, symptoms and condition
• Perform clerical duties and other related duties

These are Temporary Part Time (0.46) over hire positions until March 31/2019 working rotating day and evening shifts (07:00 to 13:00 or 13:00 to 19:00).

Are you looking for a chance to be part of a fast paced, vibrant medical/surgical unit and work alongside a team of LPNs and RNs? This might just be the opportunity you were looking for. Apply today to join the team!
 
Qualifications

• Graduation from a recognized Nursing Assistant / Health Care Program or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience
• Registration with the BC Care Aide & Community Health Worker registry (please include your number)


*Along with a copy of your resume or CV, please upload a copy of your certificate.*

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