Licensed Practical Nurse #74868

Company: Alberta Health Services

Job Description

Responsibilities:

  1. The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) provides safe and effective nursing care according to hospital policies and nursing care standards within the hospital outpatient setting.
  2. Working to the full scope of practice, the LPN assesses, monitors, reports, provides appropriate interventions and documents changes in the patients physical, mental, and emotional state. T
  3. he LPN assists the patient as needed and provides the patient and family with relevant information and any teaching that may be required.
  4. The LPN is responsible to collaborate as a member of the multidisciplinary health care team, delivering consistent quality care, to meet the needs of the patient.

Requirements:

  • Active registration and practice permit with College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA).
  • Basic Cardiac Life Support - Health Care Provider (BCLS-HCP) required.
  • Previous experience as an LPN an asset.
  • Computer experience an asset.
  • The ability to balance numerous demands and conflicting priorities is essential.
  • The successful candidate is required to complete the required certifications outlined for Ambulatory Care competency. 
  • The candidate must be able to work within a team environment.
  • AHS values the diversity of the people and communities we serve and is committed to attracting, engaging and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce.
  • All employees must provide a criminal record check that is satisfactory to AHS in compliance with the AHS Security Screening Procedure.
  • All employees who work in a patient care location are required to submit a completed Communicable Disease Assessment form.
  • All professions must provide proof of licensure or registration with the approved Alberta regulatory college, prior to commencing duties with AHS where applicable: Regulated health professions under the Alberta Health Professions Act and Health Disciplines Act will be required to provide an original copy of a valid practice permit before commencing their duties with AHS. Other professions governed by government acts, college or regulatory body requirements may be required to provide additional documentation.

Additional Information:

In addition to a competitive rate of pay, AHS currently has a Fort McMurray Allowance in place to an annual maximum of $12,480. This allowance is non-pensionable and is payable on an hourly basis for all hours paid at the basic rate of pay.

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