Canadian LPN with curiosity for overseas work

Available
" I am nonjudgemental, diligent, flexible, easygoing and highly value discretion and privacy. My patients receive the best care I am able to give them and I hold strong beliefs regarding patient advocacy and patient-centred care. "
Serial No: 136115
Skills keywords: geriatrics medicine, hospital care, intravenous insertion, mental health care, nurse
List Of Qualifications & Related Skills:

Canadian LPN since 2016.
Maintain current LPN registration/license for both British Columbia (BC) and Alberta (AB) provinces.
Multiple years experience in mental health and addictions treatment in busy Canadian hospital, with emphasis on importance of harm reduction.
Overdose recognition and response, airway management, use of naloxone.
First Aid.
Immunization certification for both BC and AB.
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR).
Non-Violent Crisis Intervention.
IV insertion and associated fluid/medication management.
Safe body mechanics including use of ceiling lift and other mechanical transfers.
Long-term care/geriatrics care with special emphasis on dementia/Alzheimer's and palliative care.
Ostomy care and management.
Pre- and post-natal care (limited experience)
Wound care.
Trauma-informed care.
Patient-centred care.
Ability to work independently with limited resources.

Interests & Hobbies:

Hiking, foraging - my sister and I try to find wild edible mushrooms like chanterelles or morels, as well as various edible or medicinal greens and berries. Reading, listening to music/podcasts, exercise when I can. I am a new revert to Islam and am also trying to learn as much as I can about Islam.

Previous Employment Details:

I currently work for Island Health, having moved home to British Columbia after 11 years in Alberta. I worked for Alberta Health Services in a variety of patient care roles from 2014-2021. I have been an LPN since 2016 and maintain both BC and AB provincial nursing licensing and am currently on a contract as a travel nurse in Duncan, a small underserved community on Vancouver Island.

Current location:  British Columbia, Canada - View on map ?>
Nationality: Canadian
Preferred Sector of Employment:  Medical and Nursing
Spoken languages: english
Location I am interested in working: Arabia, Saudi, saudi arabia, United Arab Emirates