We Are IH: LPN dedicated to making a difference in people’s lives

February 8, 2024
Kim at the Grand Roman Theatre in Pompei, Naples, Italy.

Name: Kim Young (she/her/hers)
Job Title: Licenced Practical Nurse 
Years of Service: 16.5
Worksite: Cottonwoods Care Centre and Brookhaven Care Centre
Community: West Kelowna
Ancestral TerritorySyilx Nation
Favourite Quote / Advice to live by: “Live, laugh, love” and “Be the person people will remember and appreciate”

Meet Kim Young, a compassionate licensed practical nurse (LPN) with an impressive 16.5 years of service at Interior Health (IH). Born and raised in Kelowna, which is situated on the ancestral territory of the Syilx Nation, Kim wholeheartedly serves her hometown community through her dedication working with tracheostomy and ventilator-dependent patients at Cottonwoods Care Centre, while also working in dementia care at Brookhaven Care Centre.

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