Licensed Practical Nurse (L.P.N.)

Employment Information

  • Post ID: 284375794
  • Open Date: January 5, 2022
  • Close Date: February 19, 2022
  • Organization: Chancellor Park
  • Sector: Healthcare & Social Workers
  • Business Location:St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
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Job Details
  • Experience: Not mandatory
  • Job Vacancies: 10
  • Compensation: $25.77 per hour
  • Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible
  • Apply by: email to [email protected]
  • Education: College certificate or diploma from 1 to 2 years
Job Description
Area of Specialization
Geriatrics

Work Setting
Nursing home/home for the aged

Licensed Practical Nurse Specific Skills
Administer medication and observe and document therapeutic effects
Take vital signs, apply aseptic techniques including sterile dressing, ensure infection control, monitore nutritional intake and conduct specimen collection
Provide nursing services, within defined scope of practice, to patients based on patient assessment and care planning procedures

Security and Safety
Child abuse registry check
Immunization records
Tuberculosis test
Criminal record check
Adult Abuse Registry

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment
Physically demanding
Manual dexterity
Attention to detail
Standing for extended periods

Personal Suitability
Initiative
Effective interpersonal skills
Team player
Client focus
Values and ethics
Reliability
Professional Certification Requirements
First Aid Certificate
CPR Certificate
Eligible for licensure as a practical nurse by the province/territory of work
Completion of the Canadian Practical Nurse Registration Examination
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