Friday , December 1 2023

PHSA Jobs – Licensed Practical Nurse

Website Provincial Health Services Authority

Job Responsibilities:

  • Maintain complete and accurate computerized and paper records through methods such as tracking results /consults documentation, and inputting data and documentation in accordance with established procedures and policies appropriately on the client’s health record.
  • Store all client medications according to standards and agency directives.
  • Perform a variety of nursing procedures such as taking blood pressures, heights and weights, and urine testing as directed; and communicates patient information to in-charge nurses (RN/RPN), physicians, and other appropriate members of the team.
  • Monitor status of client’s in relation to anticipated outcomes. Evaluate the effectiveness of nursing interventions by comparing actual outcomes to anticipated outcomes. Report unanticipated changes and concerns to the nurse-in-charge.
  • Review the medication administration record for each client and checks with the nurse-in-charge or the physician regarding any concerns.
  • Establish therapeutic relationships with clients. Assess and identify client’s actual and potential strengths and limitations including physiological, psychological, social-cultural and spiritual needs. Provide emotional support as needed.
  • Contribute to the development and modification of individualized care plans by identifying client priorities/plan and suggest revisions of the nursing care plan as required for stable clients.

Job Requirements:

  • Occupational First Aid Level 2 certification (OFA Level 3 certification for positions at the Ford Mountain Correctional Centre)
  • Graduation from a recognized program for Practical Nurses.
  • Current full practicing licensure with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP)
  • One (1) year of experience working with offenders and/or in secure health care settings, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Job Details:

Company:  Provincial Health Services Authority

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Victoria, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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