Camrose Home Care is seeking an experienced Licensed Practical Nurse for its Home Care team. Reporting to the Care Manager, Camrose Home Care, you are part of an interdisciplinary team working within the client’s residential environment to provide assessments and direct care as well as support the emotional wellbeing and provide comfort to the client. Utilizing your experience in wound care, palliative care and client teaching you will take a collaborative approach to meeting health goals, contribute to the nursing diagnosis and participate in nursing interventions and outcomes. You will provide safe, quality client and family centered care while reflecting the shared vision and values of AHS. The City of Camrose is considered by many as one of the most beautiful cities on the prairies, boasting an exceptional quality of life for both citizens and visitors, committed to the preservation and protection of natural park areas, a clean and healthy environment, and the safety of residents. Recreation and culture needs are given high priority. You can enjoy an outstanding 18-hole golf course with reasonable fees, curling rink, indoor and outdoor skating rinks, swimming pool with hot tub, five-screen movie theatre, live theatre, an arts centre and more. Shopping in Camrose is outstanding! Our distinctive Main Street experience has it all – from original artwork, glamourous gowns and designer shoes to furnishings and decor to make your home wonderful. Major box stores and grocery chains located throughout the City provide great varieties of goods and services to regional shoppers.
As a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), you are part of an interprofessional health care team utilizing nursing processes, critical thinking, problem solving and decision making skills. You will be guided by your education, experience, demonstrated skill level and AHS policies and procedures. You will play a key role in providing safe, quality patient and family centered care while reflecting the shared vision and values of AHS.
Classification: Licensed Practical Nurse
Union: AUPE AUX
Department: CZ CAM Hom Home Nursing
Primary Location: Camrose Home Care
Multi-Site: Not Applicable
Posting End Date: 08-JUN-2020
Employee Class: Regular Full Time
Date Available: 18-JUN-2020
Hours per Shift: 7.75
Length of Shift in weeks: 12
Shifts per cycle: 60
Shift Pattern: Days, Evenings, Nights, Weekends, On Call
Days Off: As Per Rotation
Minimum Salary: $26.45
Maximum Salary: $34.63
Vehicle Requirement: Driver's License, Vehicle Required
Completion of an accredited Licensed Practical Nurse education program. Active or eligible for registration and practice permit with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA). Current Basic Cardiac Life Support - Health Care Provider (BCLS-HCP).
Additional Required Qualifications:
Driver's Abstract to be completed by AHS with no GDL restrictions and access to a motor vehicle in good repair for work-related travel.
Minimum of one year Home Care experience. Minimum of one year Acute Care experience. Experience with wound care, palliative care and client teaching.