Licensed Practical Nurse - BC Cancer Kelowna
Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
13h ago
source : Provincial Health Services Authority

Licensed Practical Nurse - BC Cancer Kelowna

Play a pivotal role helping patients fight cancer

Working under the direction of a group of physicians and registered nurses, perform a variety of nursing procedures and provide personal care to patients in areas such as Radiation Therapy and Systemic Therapy.

In this role, you will :

  • Be a member of a team that consists of physicians, a nurse and a clerk, with a focus on specific tumor sites
  • Perform patient assessments
  • Provide patient education
  • Coordinate community and palliative care for patients
  • Assist patients with navigating their cancer care
  • Perform nursing procedures such as catheterizations and sterile dressings
  • Maintain related instruments and equipment
  • Assist with activities of daily living
  • You have :

  • Graduated from a recognized program for Practical Nurses or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
  • Current full practicing licensure with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP)
  • You can :

  • Communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing
  • Deal with others effectively
  • Physically carry out the duties of the position
  • Organize work
  • Operate related equipment
  • Watch this video to learn more about being a nurse at BC Cancer .

    If this sounds like you, apply now!

    About Us

    BC Cancer ( ) is part of the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA). PHSA provides specialty health care services across BC.

    Our values reflect our commitment to excellence and include : Respect People Be compassionate Dare to innovate Cultivate partnerships Serve with purpose.

    Learn more about PHSA : / family-brands

    We hire on the basis of merit and encourage all qualified applicants to apply. We recognize that our ability to provide the best care for our diverse patient populations relies on a rich diversity of skills, knowledge, backgrounds and experiences.

    We strive to create a safe and welcoming environment where everyone can come to work and be their best, authentic self.

  • Wage : $28.15 to $32.02 per hour
  • Casual on Call (Monday to Friday)
  • 399 Royal Avenue Kelowna BC
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