Business address: 2410 Laurier Crescent, Prince George, BC V2M2B3
Contact Number: 250-563-3413 Ext: 110
Office Fax: 250-563-7209
Work location: 2410 Laurier Crescent, Prince George, BC V2M2B3
Posting Type: Internal and External
Number of Vacancies: 3
Under the direction or supervision of the Care Coordinator and accountable to the Operations Manager/DOC, the Licensed Practical Nurse delivers quality resident care by providing professional clinical nursing services, supervising and/or directing the care team, and creating a home environment that meets the needs of the residents of Simon Fraser Lodge. The Licensed Practical Nurse works cooperatively and respectfully with residents, co-workers, families, visitors, and volunteers to create a positive and pleasant environment in the home. This includes providing skilled nursing care within the appropriate scope of practice, participating in quality improvement activities and ensuring proactive and collaborative communication both internally and externally.
Responsibilities and Duties
Administer medication and observe and document therapeutic effects, Take vital signs, apply aseptic techniques including sterile dressing, ensure infection control, monitor nutritional intake and conduct specimen collection, Provide safety and health education to individuals and their families, Provide nursing services, within defined scope of practice, to patients based on patient assessment and care planning procedures, Monitor patients' progress, evaluate effectiveness of nursing interventions and consult with appropriate members of healthcare team.
Qualifications and Skills
We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: $28.76 /hour