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Licensed Practical Nurse - Orthopaedic Technologist
Posted date [Feb-13-18]  (ID: 95688)
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Interior Health is one of six publicly funded health authorities in British Columbia. With more than 19,000 employees and nearly 1,600 physicians on our team, we are developing the future of health care through innovation and professional development.

Located in the Southern Interior of British Columbia, our beautiful region includes larger cities such as Kelowna, Kamloops, Penticton, and Vernon along with a multitude of rural communities such as Cranbrook, Golden, Ashcroft, and 100 Mile House. Interior Health is dedicated to providing the best possible service to our citizens with staff and physicians who are committed to teamwork and high quality patient care all playing an important part in our vision to set new standards of excellence in the delivery of health services in the Province of British Columbia....

Interior Health is seeking a casual LPN/ Orthopaedic Technologist for Vernon Jubilee Hospital. We are seeking an LPN with comprehensive assessment and critical thinking skills with specialty training in orthopaedic technology to join our team in the Emergency Department. This position will rotate through the ortho clinic and the minor treatment area in the emergency department. In accordance with the vision and values of the organization and in collaboration with the multidisciplinary team, this LPN/ Orthopaedic Technologist performs assessments, plans, implements and provides nursing care to patients in an ambulatory care setting. 

Shifts of work will be rotating days and evenings, 07:00 to 19:00. This is a casual opportunity. Casual means there are no guaranteed hours and work requirements may vary from 0 to 37.5 hrs/week. Once hired into a casual role, employees are eligible to apply for internal postings including permanent part-time or full time positions. There are many opportunities with Interior Health that begin with casual on-call positions and lead to regular employment.


If you are motivated to be challenged professionally, this is the move for you. Apply today to join a great team!


Qualifications


• Graduation from a recognized program for Practical Nurses plus completion of recognized training in Orthopaedic Technology or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. 
• Current full practicing licensure with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of B.C. (CLPNBC) required. Please include your registration number. 
• Current CPR certification required. 

**Only applicants who are licensed LPNs that have also graduated from a recognized Orthopaedic Technology program will be shortlisted.

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Job Title Licensed Practical Nurse - Orthopaedic Technologist
Company Name Interior Health
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Category Category -> Healthcare
Job Type Job Type -> Part-Time
Salary
Location Vernon
Area Area -> Other Locations