Fraser Health is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity in the workplace. We are located in Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley, one of the most livable regions in the world, and one of Canada's largest and fastest growing health authorities. With over 1.8 million people, we serve 1/3 of BC's entire population and have 33,000 dedicated professionals in our 12 hospitals and other facilities that expand from Burnaby to Hope.
We currently have an exciting opportunity for a LPN (Theatre Qualified) to join Chilliwack General Hospital.
Build on your education and experience as you:
- Assess, plan, implement, evaluate and document patient care during the pre-operative, operative and immediate post-operative periods. •Perform scrub duties, admission of patient to the OR and circulating duties, in collaboration with the peri-operative team and the RN coordinating care in the O.R. •Alert the RN to any problems, changes or unusual signs or symptoms of the patient while in the operating room setting. •Document observations, treatment and other patient care activities during the pre, intra and post-operative periods by performing duties such as recording observations/information onto patient record. •Attend a variety of meetings such as staff meetings and quality improvement rounds to provide and obtain information and feedback about patients and patient care. To join the organization we require you to have:
- 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 plus one (1) year recent related experience working as a Licensed Practical Nurse in acute care •Current practicing registration as a LPN with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP) •Current basic cardiac life support certification
- A career that offers you the opportunity to work in a fast growing and exciting organization with professionals who are excellent in their respective fields. •Fantastic opportunities for support and mentorship into supervisory and management roles are available as you advance within the organization. •An opportunity to make a difference every single day in the world of health care.
Come work with dedicated health care providers who are enthusiastic and committed to provide quality healthcare to our clients/patients/residents. We invite you to find out why more than 95% of new employees recommend Fraser Health as an excellent place to work. Work hard and have fun while you do it.
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About Fraser Health
Located in British Columbia, Fraser Health is one of Canada's largest and fastest growing health authorities that operates 12 hospitals (including Level 1 and 3 Trauma Centres), the province's firs...