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- Maintain complete and accurate computerized and paper records through methods such as tracking results /consults documentation, and inputting data and documentation in accordance with established procedures and policies appropriately on the client’s health record.
- Store all client medications according to standards and agency directives.
- Perform a variety of nursing procedures such as taking blood pressures, heights and weights, and urine testing as directed; and communicates patient information to in-charge nurses (RN/RPN), physicians, and other appropriate members of the team.
- Monitor status of client’s in relation to anticipated outcomes. Evaluate the effectiveness of nursing interventions by comparing actual outcomes to anticipated outcomes. Report unanticipated changes and concerns to the nurse-in-charge.
- Review the medication administration record for each client and checks with the nurse-in-charge or the physician regarding any concerns.
- Establish therapeutic relationships with clients. Assess and identify client’s actual and potential strengths and limitations including physiological, psychological, social-cultural and spiritual needs. Provide emotional support as needed.
- Contribute to the development and modification of individualized care plans by identifying client priorities/plan and suggest revisions of the nursing care plan as required for stable clients.
- Occupational First Aid Level 2 certification (OFA Level 3 certification for positions at the Ford Mountain Correctional Centre)
- Graduation from a recognized program for Practical Nurses.
- Current full practicing licensure with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP)
- One (1) year of experience working with offenders and/or in secure health care settings, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Company: Provincial Health Services Authority
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Job Location: Victoria, CA
Application Deadline: N/A