Licensed practical nurse (L.P.N.) needed in Canada by Interior Health Authority

Looking for a reliable LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse) in 100 Mile House, BC? We have a permanent full-time position available with a salary of $28.43 per hour for 37.5 hours per week, starting as soon as 2022-06-28. As an LPN, you will be responsible for providing basic medical attention to patients and assessing their wellbeing as part of a larger medical team. Your duties will include checking vital signs, recording a patient’s medical history and assisting patients with hygiene.

LPN professionals must be first and foremost qualified and compassionate.

The ideal candidate will be experienced in providing diverse basic care to those who need it while remaining patient and calm. It is a demanding job but also very rewarding. The successful completion of an LPN license program is a must, along with proven experience in an LPN or similar role.

As an LPN, you will be required to record a patient’s medical history accurately, take and record measurements of blood pressure, temperature, heart rate, and more. You will be responsible for monitoring patients’ condition, assisting ailing patients in daily necessary activities such as eating, bathing, and administering injections, prescribed medications, enemas, and more.

You will also need to collect samples for lab testing as assigned and provide emotional and psychological support when needed.

To be considered for this position, you must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, be compassionate, and able to handle stress.

You should have familiarity with hospital health, safety, and sanitation standards and procedures, as well as an understanding of confidentiality obligations and nursing best practices. You should also have a good knowledge of medical and hospital terminology and be proficient in MS Office and data entry.

Applicants must have a College/CEGEP education and be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident of Canada. A valid Canadian work permit is also required. If you are not authorized to work in Canada, do not apply.

The employer will not respond to your application.

To apply, visit here and include reference number 1717769 in your application. If you have any questions about the role of an LPN or the job requirements, read through our frequently asked questions section.