OPERATING ROOM LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSEApply Now Job ID 1161896 Date posted 09/11/2018
Facility :VERNON JUBILEE HOSPITAL
Are you an experienced licensed practical nurse (LPN) with a Perioperative Certificate, likes new challenges, and values work life balance? Do you thrive in a team environment and excel in your nursing practice? If so, we have a career opportunity for you within our team at Vernon Jubilee Hospital.
As a Perioperative LPN, you will work as part of the surgical team to provide care for patients before, during and after surgery. This may include pre-operative, operative, and post-operative activities such as assessing, planning, implementing, evaluating and documenting client care, and providing support to clients and their families. This position is casual in nature with rotating day and evening shifts: 07:30 to 16:00, 14:00 to 22:30.
The brand new Peri-Operative Services department at Vernon Jubilee Hospital includes five new integrated OR theatres. The OR’s are supported by a brand new Pre-Surgical Screening area, Surgical Day Care area, 10 monitored Recovery Bays and a Medical Device Reprocessing area.
Join us in Vernon and further your practice in a state-of-the-art facility with a cohesive and supportive team. Our focus is on giving people room to grow, to make an impact in the lives of others. Apply Today!
Vernon is a major vacation destination for those flocking to the Okanagan Valley & is one of those rare cities where unsurpassed beauty and an abundance of recreational and cultural activities combine to create an exceptional quality of life enjoyed by residents and visitors alike. The rocky, forested headlands and sheltered, sandy bays of small await you on the east side of Okanagan Lake, just a few miles south of Vernon. This is an area of undulating benchland dominated by stands of ponderosa pine and Douglas fir, set between the rolling hills of the Thompson Plateau to the west and the peaks of the Monashee Mountains to the east.
• Graduation from a recognized program for Practical Nurses with the full range of current licensed practical nursing competencies
• Graduation from an accredited O.R. program for Licensed Practical Nurses
• One (1) year recent related experience working as a Licensed Practical Nurse in acute care.
• Current full practicing licensure with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP).
• Current CPR certification required
Interior Health values diversity and inclusion. Our goal is to cultivate a workforce rich in culture, experience and knowledge to ensure equitable health outcomes for all of the clients we serve. We are welcoming of all populations including our Aboriginal partners throughout the Interior Health Region. We are committed to increasing our Aboriginal representative workforce to build an engaged, culturally diverse organization focused on the goal of providing high quality, sustainable healthcare through an engaged workforce and healthy workplaces. We build inclusive, trusting and respectful relationships through our partnerships. At Interior Health, Every Person Matters.
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