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Community Licensed Practical Nurse - Grand Forks
Location:Grand Forks
Facility:BOUNDARY HOSPITAL
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Competition #:01510258
Employee Type:CASUAL
Bargaining Unit:BCNU
Facility:BOUNDARY HOSPITAL
Department:BCC HOME HEALTH GENERAL
Reports To:MANAGER OR DESIGNATE
Hourly Wage:$28.15 - $32.02
Close Date:OPEN UNTIL FILLED*
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Position Summary

If you are a Practical Nurse who strives to make a difference in people’s lives by caring for them with compassion, dignity and respect, Interior Health has a great opportunity in Home Health located in Grand Forks.

This position, in collaboration with the multidisciplinary team, performs assessments, plans, implements and provides personal and nursing care to clients such as wound care, IV, catheter care and pleurex drains. The Community LPN administers 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 Provides nursing care within the LPN Standards of Practice as outlined by British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives and within employer policies, procedures, limits and conditions.

This is a Casual opportunity. Casual means there are no guaranteed hours and work requirements may vary from 0 - 37.5 hours per week. Once hired into a casual role, employees are eligible to apply for internal postings including permanent part-time or full time positions. There are many opportunities with Interior Health that begin with casual on-call positions and lead to regular employment.
 
Qualifications

• Graduation from a recognized program for Practical Nurses and one (1) year of recent, related community, acute care or long-term care experience; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
• Current full practicing licensure with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives
• Current valid BC Driver’s License

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