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Licensed Practical Nurse - Santuari Hospice

Licensed Practical Nurse
Nursing - Licensed Practical Nurse
Regular Full Time
Peter Lougheed Centre
2012-12-03  Time: 23:59

As Per Rotation
Days, Nights, Weekends
Minimum: 24.44 per hour Maximum: 32.00 per hour
In collaboration with the interdisciplinary team, the Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) practices to their full scope providing direct care to palliative residents and their families. The LPN is responsible for the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of comprehensive holistic care for residents and families facing end-of-life issues. This is an exciting opportunity to develop and enhance assessment and psychosocial skills in a holistic team-focused environment.
  • Graduate from an approved Licensed Practical Nurse program required.
  • Current registration with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA) required.
  • Current BCLS-HCP certification required.
  • Clinical experience relevant to hospice care required. Current hospice experience strongly preferred.
  • Demonstrated ability to work as a member of an interdisciplinary team and to request and accept direction as required.
  • Demonstrated leadership and critical thinking skills within scope of practice, including clinical judgement and problem solving skills required.
  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills required.
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively with residents and families in stressful situations.
  • Maintains a standard of high quality care, working to full scope of practice.
  • Basic computer skills an asset.

  • AHS values the diversity of the people and communities we serve, and is committed
    to attracting, engaging and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce.

    Please submit one application for each position desired as copies of applications will not be submitted for multiple postings on your behalf. Applications must include skills and ability for the position, since selection is based on information provided in the application. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Thank you for applying with the AHS!

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