Nova Scotia Health Authority is the largest provider of health services in Nova Scotia.
We are over 22,000 employees who provide health care and support services in hospitals, health centres and community-based programs throughout Nova Scotia.
Nova Scotia Health Authority provides health services to Nova Scotians and some specialized services to Maritimers and Atlantic Canadians.
We operate hospitals, health centres and community-based programs across the province. Our team of health professionals includes employees, doctors, researchers, learners and volunteers that provide the health care or services you may need.
This is accomplished across four geographic management zones which are responsible for the operation of acute care health centres and the provision of a variety of inpatient, outpatient services including academic, tertiary, quaternary care and community based programs and services including continuing care, primary health care, public health, and mental health and addictions. Responsibilities
The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) practices within the LPN Act and Regulations, LPN Code of Ethics, and the LPN Standards of Practice.
The LPN functions within the Collaborative Care Delivery Model and is accountable for the provision of holistic and comprehensive care to meet the needs of individuals, families, and groups.
The LPN applies practical nursing theory in the assessment of patients and collaborates in the development, implementation, and ongoing evaluation and revision of the nursing care plan for the patient.
PLEASE NOTE : Applicants relying on education and experience equivalencies must demonstrate such equivalencies in their application.
Candidates will not be considered for an interview if applications are incomplete or are missing information.
Hours of Work
Long assignment, full-time (100%) position; 75 hours biweekly
Beginning September 27, 2020, with an expected end date of Sept 27 2021 (approximately 12 months)
Dates are approximate and are subject to change
$25.1659 - $27.0280 hourly