Alberta Health Services

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12 job(s) at Alberta Health Services

Alberta Health Services
Apr 14, 2021
Part time
Registered Nurse Location: Barrhead, Alberta, Canada Requisition #: ALB00196979,  ALB00191524,  ALB00194840 Salary Range: $36.86 - $48.37 per hour Job Type: Regular Part Time, Temporary Part Time, and Temporary Full Time Your Opportunity: More than just interesting, challenging, and varied work, working in long term care means working with people who have had long, full lives and who have stories to tell. Make a difference to long term care residents as you provide nursing care in the beautiful, forested community of Barrhead. Working in a 100-bed facility, you will work closely with recreation therapy, physiotherapy, and occupational therapy to provide holistic healthcare to patients of varying needs and levels of complexity. This facility also includes a secure dementia unit. Discover ample opportunity to grow your clinical nursing, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills with excellent support from local doctors and hospital staff. Patient and family focused, we include families in all that we do and build strong partnerships as a health care team. Located approximately 120 km northwest of Edmonton, the Town of Barrhead is at the centre of one of our provinces' richest forestry and agricultural areas. The vibrant, progressive community of about 4,509 offers the essential shops, services, and amenities and a safe and welcoming community to join. There are a range of recreational opportunities for all ages and stages, including the arts, sports, and social activities where you can find your fit in Barrhead. Please note, this facility provides Long Term Care (LTC) service and by Order of the Chief Medical Officer of Health many AHS employees are restricted to work only at a single LTC site for the remainder of the pandemic. Speak to the hiring manager who will confirm if, as the successful candidate in this position, you will be restricted to work at only one LTC site in Alberta. In addition, you may have access to relocation assistance. New graduates are welcome to apply. Description: As a Registered Nurse (RN), you will provide a wide variety of nursing services to patients, families, communities and populations, while taking necessary steps to ensure their safety and well-being. In your role, you will utilize nursing processes, through critical thinking, problem solving and decision making, as well as teach, counsel and advocate on behalf of patients and their families. You will play a leadership role in supporting an integrated and holistic approach to patient care, health promotion and maintenance. You will provide safe, quality patient and family centered care while reflecting the shared vision and values of AHS. Qualifications: Completion of an accredited nursing education program. Active or eligible for registration and practice permit with the College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta (CARNA). Current Basic Cardiac Life Support - Health Care Provider (BCLS-HCP).
Alberta Health Services
Apr 09, 2021
Full time
Registered Nurse – Operating Room Location: Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada Requisition #: ALB00189960 Salary Range: $36.86 - $48.37 per hour Job Type: Regular Full Time Your Opportunity: As our Registered Nurse, you will be working in a position between our Operating Room and Post-Anesthesia Recovery Room departments, working within an interdisciplinary team, utilizing our values (AHS Cares) and Patient First Strategy in your practice to provide leading care to Albertans. Our Operating Room has the capacity for six (6) theatres, covering general surgery, gynecology and obstetrics, dental, ear, nose and throat, spines, and orthopedic trauma. Our Post-Anesthesia Recovery Room has capacity for eight (8) monitoring beds. The Registered Nurse (OR Nurse) position is responsible for providing perioperative patient care using the nursing process, in accordance with the College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta (CARNA), Operating Room Nurses Association of Canada (ORNAC) and Canadian Standards Association (CSA) standards of practice. You will demonstrate competence in delivering safe, effective and efficient care in both a scrub and a circulating role, participating as an integral part of our team. You will act as a patient advocate and provide a link between the other units in the facility and the Operating Room and/or Post-Anesthesia Recovery Room. Through your education, experience, knowledge of current principles, techniques and procedures, and interpretation of evidence based healthcare practices and processes, you will play a key role in supporting an integrated and holistic approach to the patient’s care, health promotion and health maintenance. In addition to a competitive rate of pay, AHS currently has a Fort McMurray Allowance in place to an annual maximum of $12,480. This allowance is non-pensionable and is payable on an hourly basis for all hours paid at the basic rate of pay. Description: As a Registered Nurse (RN), you will provide a wide variety of nursing services to patients, families, communities and populations, while taking necessary steps to ensure their safety and well-being. In your role, you will utilize nursing processes, through critical thinking, problem solving and decision making, as well as teach, counsel and advocate on behalf of patients and their families. You will play a leadership role in supporting an integrated and holistic approach to patient care, health promotion and maintenance. You will provide safe, quality patient and family centered care while reflecting the shared vision and values of AHS. Required Qualifications: Completion of an accredited nursing education program. Active or eligible for registration and practice permit with the College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta (CARNA). Current Basic Cardiac Life Support - Health Care Provider (BCLS-HCP). Additional Required Qualifications: Completion of Registered Perioperative Nursing course or equivalent Operating Room experience. Able to do on-call/call back and weekend shifts as required. The Registered Nurse position requires physical demands including the requirement to stand scrubbed for many hours and to wear lead apron protection for an extended period of time. Preferred Qualifications: Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing. Two (2) years of experience within the last five (5) years in the operating room and/or post-anesthesia recovery room. Canadian Perioperative Nursing Certificate (CPNC). Post-Anaesthesia Care Nursing Course. Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification. Current Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) certification. Membership with Operating Room Nurses Association of Canada (ORNAC).
Alberta Health Services
Apr 07, 2021
Full time
Registered Nurse Location: Slave Lake, Alberta, Canada Requisition #: ALB00191898 Salary Range: $36.86 - $48.37 per hour Job Type: Regular Full Time Your Opportunity: Slave Lake is a young, diverse, and multicultural town, offering a small and integrated feel, but is also close to big city amenities with Edmonton only 256 km away. Beautiful, natural surroundings create a unique quality of life, including a provincial park, Canada’s northernmost bird observatory, Alberta’s easternmost foothills and the Lesser Slave Lake, which boasts seven kilometers of pristine, white sand beaches. There is also an abundance of recreational, cultural, educational and social service facilities for people of all ages. In addition to a competitive rate of pay, AHS currently has a Remote Retention Allowance in place to an annual maximum of $3,000. This allowance is non-pensionable and is payable on an hourly basis for all hours paid at the basic rate of pay. Description: As a Registered Nurse (RN), you will provide a wide variety of nursing services to patients, families, communities and populations, while taking necessary steps to ensure their safety and well-being. In your role, you will utilize nursing processes, through critical thinking, problem solving and decision making, as well as teach, counsel and advocate on behalf of patients and their families. You will play a leadership role in supporting an integrated and holistic approach to patient care, health promotion and maintenance. You will provide safe, quality patient and family centered care while reflecting the shared vision and values of AHS. Required Qualifications: Completion of an accredited nursing education program. Active or eligible for registration and practice permit with the College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta (CARNA). Current Basic Cardiac Life Support - Health Care Provider (BCLS-HCP). A minimum of one year medical-surgical nursing experience, experience in Home Care, Transitional Care or other community care environments required. Case management experience. Foot Care certificate. Wound Care certificate. Preferred Qualifications: Advanced Wound care certification. Advanced Footcare certification. Supportive Pathways education.
Alberta Health Services
Apr 05, 2021
Full time
Licensed Practical Nurse Location: St. Paul, Alberta, Canada Requisition #: ALB00197919 Salary Range: $26.45 - $34.63 per hour Job Type: Temporary Full Time Your Opportunity: An exciting opportunity exists in St. Paul, Alberta! St. Paul is located approximately 200 km northeast of Edmonton. The area is home to approximately 6000 people. St. Paul is along the southern leg of the Iron Horse Trail - 300 km of former railroad that has been adapted for hiking, biking, horseback riding, quadding, or snowmobiling. If trails aren't for you, they also offer both indoor and outdoor ice rinks, a curling rink, a riding barn and fair grounds, tennis courts, golf course, ball diamonds and soccer fields. Camping, fishing and other lake activities are in abundance as there are many, many beautiful lakes surrounding our town. This position actively participates in providing care to patients on a designated inpatient psychiatry unit. Collaboration with the interdisciplinary team, planning and executing interventions independently and as part of a team. Description: As a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), you are part of an interprofessional health care team utilizing nursing processes, critical thinking, problem solving and decision making skills. You will be guided by your education, experience, demonstrated skill level and AHS policies and procedures. You will play a key role in providing safe, quality patient and family centered care while reflecting the shared vision and values of AHS. Qualifications: Completion of an accredited Licensed Practical Nurse education program. Active or eligible for registration and practice permit with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA). Current Basic Cardiac Life Support - Health Care Provider (BCLS-HCP).
Alberta Health Services
Apr 01, 2021
Part time
Registered Nurse Location: Red Deer, Alberta, Canada Requisition #: ALB00198952 Salary Range: $36.86 - $48.37 per hour Job Type: Temporary Part Time   Your Opportunity: Are you a Registered Nurse with a strong interest in providing a high standard of care to short stay surgical patients? Unit 24 at Red Deer Regional Hospital is a fast-paced, high turnover unit that is suitable for candidates who demonstrate a high level of independence, initiative, and particular attention to detail in providing patient and family centered care. As the ideal candidate you have demonstrated excellent knowledge and skill in the preoperative and postoperative care of surgical patients. You will provide teaching and discharge planning for adult patients undergoing a wide variety of surgical procedures including; General surgery, Urology, Plastic surgery, Orthopedics, Gynecology, and Ear, Nose and Throat. To be successful your strong communication skills will support you in establishing effective and collaborative relationships with the interdisciplinary team. You are competent in relevant technical nursing skills and are committed to continuous learning, you learn new skills as required, and take responsibility for your professional development. Unit 24 provides a supportive environment for both novice and experienced nurses. Red Deer is located in Central Alberta near the midpoint of the Calgary–Edmonton Corridor and is surrounded by Red Deer County. It is Alberta's third-most-populous city with just over 100,000 citizens. You’ll love living in this beautiful city which has all the amenities you could need and still offers a small town, friendly feel. Description: As a Registered Nurse (RN), you will provide a wide variety of nursing services to patients, families, communities and populations, while taking necessary steps to ensure their safety and well-being. In your role, you will utilize nursing processes, through critical thinking, problem solving and decision making, as well as teach, counsel and advocate on behalf of patients and their families. You will play a leadership role in supporting an integrated and holistic approach to patient care, health promotion and maintenance. You will provide safe, quality patient and family centered care while reflecting the shared vision and values of AHS. Required Qualifications: Completion of an accredited nursing education program. Active or eligible for registration and practice permit with the College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta (CARNA). Current Basic Cardiac Life Support - Health Care Provider (BCLS-HCP). Two (2) years’ within the last three (3) years’ acute care experience. Ability to meet the physical demands of the job including lifting and transferring of patients. Preferred Qualifications: IV certification, demonstrated competence with PCA, VAC Dressings, Capnography Monitoring. Two (2) years’ within the last three (3) years’ short stay experience preferred. Charge nurse experience and leadership training are desirable. Certification in medical surgical nursing.
Alberta Health Services
Apr 01, 2021
Part time
Licensed Practical Nurse Location: Drayton Valley, Alberta, Canada Requisition #: ALB00190962 Salary Range: $26.45 - $34.63 per hour Job Type: Regular Part Time Your Opportunity: If you are an experienced Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) who likes small town living, this position in Drayton Valley might be for you! In this position as a member of the nursing team you will demonstrate genuine interest and respect for 50 Continuing Care residents that focuses on the delivery of excellent patient and family centered care. This environment is suitable for candidates who have a strong interest and skills in providing direct care to the elderly client, including those diagnosed with Alzheimer disease or other dementias. Drayton Valley is located in the Central Zone, just 133 km southwest of Edmonton and 172 km northwest of Red Deer. The town has a population of over 7,000. In and around the area are a library, movie theatre, bowling alley, camping areas, 6 golf courses, and a ski hill. The Omniplex encompasses three multi-purpose recreation facilities, all under one roof. Conveniently located in the heart of Lions West Valley Park, the Omniplex is surrounded by five baseball diamonds, a soccer field, the rodeo grounds, a secluded day-use park and a 40-site full-service RV Park. Please note, this facility provides Long Term Care (LTC) or Designated Supportive Living (DSL) services and by Order of the Chief Medical Officer of Health, many AHS employees are restricted to work only at a single LTC/DSL site for the remainder of the pandemic. Speak to the hiring manager who will confirm if, as the successful candidate in this position, you will be restricted to work at only one LTC/DLS site in Alberta. Description: As a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), you are part of an interprofessional health care team utilizing nursing processes, critical thinking, problem solving and decision making skills. You will be guided by your education, experience, demonstrated skill level and AHS policies and procedures. You will play a key role in providing safe, quality patient and family centered care while reflecting the shared vision and values of AHS. Required Qualifications: Completion of an accredited Licensed Practical Nurse education program. Active or eligible for registration and practice permit with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA). Current Basic Cardiac Life Support - Health Care Provider (BCLS-HCP). Preferred Qualifications: 1 year experience in the Long Term Care Setting.
Alberta Health Services
Mar 25, 2021
Part time
Licensed Practical Nurse Location: St. Paul, Alberta, Canada Requisition #: ALB00155519 Salary Range: $26.45 - $34.63 per hour Job Type: Casual Your Opportunity: An exciting opportunity exists in St. Paul, Alberta! St. Paul is located approximately 200 km northeast of Edmonton. The area is home to approximately 6000 people. St. Paul is along the southern leg of the Iron Horse Trail - 300 km of former railroad that has been adapted for hiking, biking, horseback riding, quadding, or snowmobiling. If trails aren't for you, they also offer both indoor and outdoor ice rinks, a curling rink, a riding barn and fair grounds, tennis courts, golf course, ball diamonds and soccer fields. Camping, fishing and other lake activities are in abundance as there are many, many beautiful lakes surrounding our town. Description: As a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), you are part of an interprofessional health care team utilizing nursing processes, critical thinking, problem solving and decision making skills. You will be guided by your education, experience, demonstrated skill level and AHS policies and procedures. You will play a key role in providing safe, quality patient and family centered care while reflecting the shared vision and values of AHS. Required Qualifications: Completion of an accredited Licensed Practical Nurse education program. Active or eligible for registration and practice permit with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA). Current Basic Cardiac Life Support - Health Care Provider (BCLS-HCP). Additional Required Qualifications: Demonstrated ability to identify mental health conditions and knowledge regarding appropriate interventions related to psychiatry. Preferred Qualifications: Current NVCI - (training will be booked if not current). Strong communication skills and ability to perform within high stress situations.
Alberta Health Services
Mar 19, 2021
Part time
Your Opportunity: Living in a small town that's close to a big city offers the best of all worlds. The Town of Smoky Lake is a safe and friendly town, offering something for everyone. Priding itself as Birthday Town Alberta, you're bound to feel welcomed and appreciated. For those who enjoy the outdoors, Smoky Lake is situated on the Iron Horse Trail which is part of the world's longest network of recreational trails! There are also multiple lakes in the area for your enjoyment. For those days you want to enjoy indoor activities, Smoky Lake offers you a curling club, a recreational complex, and opportunities to enjoy arts and culture through a museum and a dance school. If you enjoy a short drive to work and the support you get from a small community, this is the opportunity you have been looking for. Description: As a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), you are part of an inter-professional health care team utilizing nursing processes, critical thinking, problem solving and decision making skills. You will be guided by your education, experience, demonstrated skill level and AHS policies and procedures. You will play a key role in providing safe, quality patient and family centered care while reflecting the shared vision and values of AHS. Qualifications: Completion of an accredited Licensed Practical Nurse education program. Active or eligible for registration and practice permit with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA). Current Basic Cardiac Life Support - Health Care Provider (BCLS-HCP).
Alberta Health Services
Mar 16, 2021
Part time
Your Opportunity: Rural Alberta offers a lot of advantages not only for you and your family, but also for your career. Working at the Lac La Biche Health Care Centre gives you the opportunity to work to your full scope of practice, utilizing all of your clinical assessment skills. As the Registered Nurse (RN), you will be improving the lives of Albertans and providing patient- and family-centered care across the life span. The Town of Lac La Biche is situated in beautiful northern Alberta, 2 ½ hours Northeast of Edmonton. For individuals who enjoy a busy lifestyle, we offer amazing indoor and outdoor recreational opportunities. If you would like to become part of a positive work environment and a vibrant community, Lac La Biche is the place for you. Temporary furnished housing may be available. Please note, this facility provides Long Term Care (LTC) or Designated Supportive Living (DSL) services and by Order of the Chief Medical Officer of Health, many AHS employees are restricted to work only at a single LTC/DSL site for the remainder of the pandemic. Speak to the hiring manager who will confirm if, as the successful candidate in this position, you will be restricted to work at only one LTC/DLS site in Alberta. Description: As a Registered Nurse (RN), you will provide a wide variety of nursing services to patients, families, communities and populations, while taking necessary steps to ensure their safety and well-being. In your role, you will utilize nursing processes, through critical thinking, problem solving and decision making, as well as teach, counsel and advocate on behalf of patients and their families. You will play a leadership role in supporting an integrated and holistic approach to patient care, health promotion and maintenance. You will provide safe, quality patient and family centered care while reflecting the shared vision and values of AHS. Required Qualifications: Completion of an accredited nursing education program. Active or eligible for registration and practice permit with the College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta (CARNA). Current Basic Cardiac Life Support - Health Care Provider (BCLS-HCP). Additional Required Qualifications: Position also involves covering 24/7 on call OR services. Preferred Qualifications: Perioperative course or operating room experience is an asset.
Alberta Health Services
Mar 16, 2021
Part time
Your Opportunity: Rural Alberta offers a lot of advantages not only for you and your family, but also for your career. Working at the Lac La Biche Health Care Centre gives you the opportunity to work to your full scope of practice, utilizing all of your clinical assessment skills. As the Registered Nurse (RN), you will be improving the lives of Albertans and providing patient- and family-centered care across the life span. The Town of Lac La Biche is situated in beautiful northern Alberta, 2 ½ hours Northeast of Edmonton. For individuals who enjoy a busy lifestyle, we offer amazing indoor and outdoor recreational opportunities. If you would like to become part of a positive work environment and a vibrant community, Lac La Biche is the place for you. Description: As a Registered Nurse (RN), you will provide a wide variety of nursing services to patients, families, communities and populations, while taking necessary steps to ensure their safety and well-being. In your role, you will utilize nursing processes, through critical thinking, problem solving and decision making, as well as teach, counsel and advocate on behalf of patients and their families. You will play a leadership role in supporting an integrated and holistic approach to patient care, health promotion and maintenance. You will provide safe, quality patient and family centered care while reflecting the shared vision and values of AHS. Required Qualifications: Completion of an accredited nursing education program. Active or eligible for registration and practice permit with the College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta (CARNA). Current Basic Cardiac Life Support - Health Care Provider (BCLS-HCP).
Alberta Health Services
Mar 10, 2021
Temporary
RN/RPN Travel Nurse Location: Northern Alberta Requisition #: ALB00181467 Salary Range: $36.86 - $48.37 per hour Job Type: Casual/Relief Your Opportunity: An exciting opportunity exists for Registered Nurses (RN) and Registered Psychiatric Nurses (RPN) looking to work to their full-scope of practice in Northern Alberta. The RN/RPN Locum Program provides the opportunity to work in short term assignments up to full time hours. Assignments are negotiable to all sites within the AHS North Zone in a variety of practice settings. As a RN/RPN Travel Nurse, you will be responsible for the assessment, implementation, and evaluation of nursing interventions for a diverse patient population, be responsible for collaboration as a member of the health care team, be able to balance numerous demands and conflicting priorities, and have a proven ability to work independently or within a multi-disciplinary team environment to effectively contribute to client care planning, implementation, and evaluation. Locum nurses receive extra incentive such as: A premium payment of $6.00 per hour for hours worked; Reimbursement for travel costs/per diem expenses; and accommodation provided by AHS. Covering a vast expanse of the province, Alberta’s north offers exceptional lifestyle opportunities. Assignments in Northern Alberta offer great benefits beyond your career – discover a different pace of life, meet new people, and find new recreational activities. The extra-long summer days deliver ample opportunity to enjoy the outdoors: hiking, biking, and riding horseback or ATVs along thousands of kilometers of trails, or enjoy fishing, swimming, or paddling along northern waterways. Winter sports are also hugely popular and locals enjoy skiing, skating, ice-fishing or snowmobiling through the varied terrain. From prairie grasslands to dense boreal forest, you’ll find yourself immersed in communities with unique cultures that are all their own. Description: As a RN/RPN you will provide a wide variety of nursing services to patients, families, communities and populations, while taking necessary steps to ensure their safety and well-being. In your role, you will utilize nursing processes, through critical thinking, problem solving and decision making, as well as teach, counsel and advocate on behalf of patients and their families. You will play a leadership role in supporting an integrated and holistic approach to patient care, health promotion and maintenance. You will provide safe, quality patient and family centered care while reflecting the shared vision and values of AHS. Required Qualifications: Completion of an accredited nursing education program. Active or eligible for registration and practice permit with the College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta (CARNA). Current Basic Cardiac Life Support - Health Care Provider (BCLS-HCP). Minimum of one year nursing experience. Must have at least the equivalent of one full year (1920 hours) of recent nursing practice hours. Experience in at least one of the following departments is required; acute care, emergency, intensive care, operating room, obstetrics, continuing care, home care, public health and psychiatry. Preferred Qualifications: Two or more years of recent nursing practice hours. Experience in a charge nurse role. Rural nursing experience.
Alberta Health Services
Mar 09, 2021
Part time
Registered Nurse Location: Stettler, Alberta, Canada Requisition #: ALB00187183 & ALB00174442 Salary Range: $36.86 - $48.37 per hour Job Type: Regular and Temporary Part Time Your Opportunity: If you are a Registered Nurse/Registered Psychiatric Nurse (RN/RPN) who likes small town living, and enjoys working with the elderly, then this position in Stettler might be for you! Stettler Long Term Care is a 50 bed unit where you will work within a multidisciplinary team environment, caring for residents with diverse medical needs. The RN/RPN will be required to provide leadership including direction, supervision, mentoring, constructive feedback and client care coordination to other professionals and unregulated staff. In this case coordination role the RN/RPN must have the ability to use critical thinking skills to plan, assess, implement and evaluate client centered care. This environment is suitable for candidates who have a strong interest and skills in providing care to the elderly client, including those diagnosed with Alzheimer disease or other dementia. This position qualifies for the Canada Student Loan Forgiveness Program, which reimburses $4,000 per year (up to a maximum of 5 years) for working in the rural setting. Please note, this facility provides Long Term Care (LTC) or Designated Supportive Living (DSL) services and by Order of the Chief Medical Officer of Health, many AHS employees are restricted to work only at a single LTC/DSL site for the remainder of the pandemic. Speak to the hiring manager who will confirm if, as the successful candidate in this position, you will be restricted to work at only one LTC/DLS site in Alberta. Description: As a Registered Nurse (RN), you will provide a wide variety of nursing services to patients, families, communities and populations, while taking necessary steps to ensure their safety and well-being. In your role, you will utilize nursing processes, through critical thinking, problem solving and decision making, as well as teach, counsel and advocate on behalf of patients and their families. You will play a leadership role in supporting an integrated and holistic approach to patient care, health promotion and maintenance. You will provide safe, quality patient and family centered care while reflecting the shared vision and values of AHS. Required Qualifications: Completion of an accredited nursing education program. Active or eligible for registration and practice permit with the College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta (CARNA). Current Basic Cardiac Life Support - Health Care Provider (BCLS-HCP). Preferred Qualifications: Recent gerontology nursing experience and/or education, charge nurse, and leadership training is an asset.