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13 job(s) at Alberta Health Services

Alberta Health Services Whitecourt, AB, Canada
May 22, 2018
Full time
Your Opportunity: The Registered Nurse (RN) at the Whitecourt Healthcare Centre utilizes the nursing process, critical thinking and problem solving skills to provide care to clients across the life span. The RN ensures the development, implementation and ongoing administration of the client care plans. The RN assesses, coordinates, supervises, administers and evaluates the provision of health services and healthcare resources. The Registered Nurse accepts responsibility for continuing competencies through ongoing professional development, including participation in education programs, research and continuous quality activities. The RN demonstrates the ability to accurately and effectively assess client status and to take appropriate intervention measures that have significant impact on the client’s medical condition, safety, as well as ultimate recovery. As this is a rural RN position you will be required to work in all areas of the healthcare centre, such as: Emergency, Medical/Surgical, Operating Room, Labour and Delivery along with a potential opportunity to work in the Hemodialysis Unit or Endoscopy. The RN is required to be able to work all shifts. On-Call Duty is available. 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: Labour & Delivery experience required. Preferred Qualifications: Baccalaureate degree in nursing from an accredited academic institution preferred. Additional education courses related to rural nursing preferred. At least one year relevant nursing experience desired. Rural experience preferred. ER experience preferred.
Alberta Health Services Grande Cache, AB, Canada
May 22, 2018
Part time
Your Opportunity: Grande Cache is located in northern Alberta and is surrounded by a wealth of sparkling lakes, beautiful wilderness trails, and the Canadian Rockies. Develop your skills in a new setting, expand your horizons, and experience the beauty of the North. Pleasant summer days and midnight sunsets make living in Northern Alberta a truly unforgettable experience. If you want to make a difference in your community this is the opportunity for you. Please note: This position will close as soon as a suitable candidate is selected. 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. Classification: Registered Nurse Union: United Nurses of Alberta Department: NZ GDCH CHC Home Nursing Primary Location: Grande Cache Community Health Multi-Site: At or Out of (UNA only) FTE: 0.45 Posting End Date: 27-JUL-2018 Employee Class: Regular Part Time Date Available: 06-AUG-2018 Hours per Shift: 4 Length of Shift in weeks: 2 Shifts per cycle: 8 Shift Pattern: Days, On Call Days Off: As Per Rotation Minimum Salary: $36.86 Maximum Salary: $48.37 Vehicle Requirement: N/A 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: As Required Preferred Qualifications: As Required
Alberta Health Services Manning, AB, Canada
May 22, 2018
Temporary
Registered Nurse - Population and Public Health Requisition #:  ALB00034138 Location: Manning, Alberta Job Type: Temporary Part-Time Salary: $36.86 - $48.37 per hour Your Opportunity: The town of Manning is located on the banks of the beautiful Notikewin River in northern Alberta, and is known as the "Land of the Mighty Moose". Manning is a service centre for the local agriculture, forestry and gas industries. Pleasant summer days and midnight sunsets make living in Northern Alberta a truly unforgettable experience. If you welcome a different pace of life and look for the chance to use the full scope of your clinical practice, Manning could be the place for you. Generalist Public Health Nurse based in or out of the Manning Public Health office is Alberta Health Services front line representative in delivering public health services in the diverse communities of the North Zone. The Public Health Nurse (PHN) is a key position working in partnership with a multidisciplinary team and community stakeholders. The incumbent will: Effectively use the nursing process to deliver quality care. Provide safe, ethical and patient/family centered health care. Independently provide health assessment, health planning, health education, supportive counseling, preventative and screening measures, referrals and evaluation as appropriate. Also provides services to individuals, families, groups and communities with attention to diversity and the social determinants of health. In addition to a competitive rate of pay, Alberta Health Services 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. Job 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). Must possess strong assessment, communication, organizational, problem solving, and counseling skills. Must be able to work as a part of an interdisciplinary team. Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision in a complex dynamic environment. Effective communication skills required, oral and written. Demonstrated advanced critical thinking skills. Demonstrated decision making skills. Ability to work in a fast paced, independent and changing environment. Public Health Nursing (PHN) requires individuals to conduct work both in a clinic setting as well as community settings including in homes of clients. External environmental considerations would impact working conditions. Public Health Nurses are required to perform physical duties including, gathering clinical supplies, accessing upper and lower cabinetry, moving clinical supplies to community clinics, home visits, bending, crouching to support feeding/immunization of young kids, can move up to 50 pounds at times. Skills & experience relevant to nursing practice in the community sector will be considered. PHN experience including immunization, Healthy Beginnings, & Child Health Clinic, maternal/postpartum & newborn assessment; asset. Preferred Qualifications: Maternal/newborn certifications: breastfeeding courses, lactation consultant, & childbirth education. Recent nursing experience: pre-natal, labor & delivery, postpartum, or working with young families or pediatric population. Minimum 2 years’ experience within the last 5 years working in a public health nursing unit performing duties supporting: Communicable Disease Control, immunization, Healthy Beginnings, & Child Health Clinic. How to Apply: Please visit https://careers.albertahealthservices.ca/ and search for Job Requisition #: ALB00034138
Alberta Health Services Manning, AB, Canada
May 18, 2018
Part time
Registered Nurse – Staff Nurse Requisition #: ALB00027851 Location: Manning, Alberta Job Type: Regular Part-Time Salary: $36.86 - $48.37 per hour Your Opportunity: The Registered Nurse - Staff Nurse at Manning Community Health Centre will be a member of an integrated service delivery team, responsible for the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of comprehensive patient and family care in a combined facility - Acute Care, Emergency and Long Term Care units. Working in a combined facility in a rural community is an excellent opportunity to work at full scope of practice to develop a broad knowledge base and solid nursing foundation. Please note this position is located in northern Alberta, 3 hours north of Grande Prairie. The town of Manning is located on the banks of the beautiful Notikewin River in northern Alberta, and is known as the "Land of the Mighty Moose". Manning is a service centre for the local agriculture, forestry and gas industries. Pleasant summer days and midnight sunsets make living in Northern Alberta a truly unforgettable experience. If you welcome a different pace of life and look for the chance to use the full scope of your clinical practice, Manning could be the place for you. Job 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). Demonstrates strong skills in assessing, planning, providing and evaluating the care of all patients. Evidence of integrity, initiative and sound judgment as a professional. Ability to function effectively as a leader on an interdisciplinary team. Demonstrate excellent communication skills with patients, co-workers, physicians, and public. Ability to provide teaching and emotional support to patient and family. Must be committed to promoting a positive work environment. Emergency room experience an asset. Recent nursing in a rural community setting an asset. Demonstrated commitment to maintaining competency through continuous learning, education and experience. Must be able to fulfill the physical demands of the position. Must be able to work shifts. Must possess basic computer skills. Preferred Qualifications: Previous experience in Rural Health Care and Emergency Room is preferred. How to Apply: Please visit https://careers.albertahealthservices.ca/ and search for Job Requisition #: ALB00027851
Alberta Health Services High Level, AB, Canada
May 18, 2018
Full time
Regular full time, temporary full time, regular part time, and casual Location: Multiple Locations Close Date: June 12, 2018 Number of Vacancies: 9 Salary Range: $36.86 – $48.37 Incentives: Recruitment Initiative of $2,500 Northern Allowance up to $6,300 Retention Payment up to $2,500 Your Opportunity: Grow your career in the scenic reaches of northwestern Alberta! Discover vast boreal forests, unique cultures, and the beautiful glow of the northern lights. Pleasant summer days and midnight sunsets make living in Northern Alberta a truly unforgettable experience. Discover warm, friendly colleagues and neighbors, and activities and recreation for all seasons in Northern Alberta. If you welcome a different pace of life and look for the chance to use the full scope of your clinical practice, apply below! New hires accepting Regular Full-time UNA positions located north of the 57th Parallel are eligible to receive a Recruitment Initiative payment of $2,500. This payment is non-pensionable and is pro-rated for Regular Part-time employment. In addition to a competitive rate of pay and excellent benefits, AHS currently offers: Northern Allowance (annual maximum of $6,300). This allowance is non-pensionable and is payable on an hourly basis for all hours paid at the basic rate of pay. Retention Payment (annual maximum of $2,500) for Regular Full-time employment. This payment is non-pensionable and is pro-rated for Regular Part-time employment. Additional incentives such as temporary housing (up to 3 months) and relocation assistance, based on eligibility and availability Opportunities for career development/growth, including an additional five days of paid leave for purposes of professional development for Regular employees employed in excess of one year, and pro-rated days for new hires based on number of months employed in a calendar year. 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). Apply online and join our dynamic team today! Go to ahs.ca/careers and click on Apply Now, then search for one of the requisition numbers below. La Crete, AB ALB00001813 ALB00018576 ALB00025842 ALB00020961 ALB00018566 High Level, AB ALB00008173 ALB00023118 Paddle Prairie, AB ALB00008114 Rainbow Lake, AB ALB00005899
Alberta Health Services Beaverlodge, AB, Canada
May 17, 2018
Full time
Your Opportunity: Are you an experienced Registered Nurse who has a passion for palliative care? Do you have an interest in ensuring healthcare professionals are educated and supported in palliative care best practice? Do you have experience in care coordination, advance care planning, assessment and consultation and you’re looking for the opportunity to expand on this experience? If you’re looking to make the difference in the lives of Albertans and have an impact on the healthcare they receive, the position of a Palliative Care Resource Nurse (PCRN) with our team could be for you. As a Registered Nurse - Palliative Care Resource, you will function as a member of an interdisciplinary healthcare team in acute care, continuing care and home care settings to provide specialized assessment and intervention on a consultative and limited direct service basis. You will be responsible for working collaboratively health care professionals, physician consultants, primary care physicians, patients and families along the continuum of care to ensure the provision of quality palliative care services follows evidence-based best practices. You will be servicing the community of Beaverlodge and surrounding communities in Area 3, planning, advocating and developing community capacity in palliative care through consultation with all stakeholders. Located in northwest Alberta, the Town of Beaverlodge is only 43 km from Grande Prairie and 48 km from the British Columbia border, allowing you the opportunity to be close to the city and the outdoors. With plenty of recreational activities and facilities for any season of the year, there is plenty to see and do. 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. Classification:   Registered Nurse Union:   United Nurses of Alberta Department:   Palliative Home Nursing Primary Location:   Beaverlodge Public Health Ctr Multi-Site:   Multi Site - At (UNA only) FTE:   1.00 Posting End Date:   31-MAY-2018 Employee Class:   Regular Full Time Date Available:   11-JUN-2018 Hours per Shift:   7.75 Length of Shift in weeks:   12 Shifts per cycle:   57 Shift Pattern:   Days, Evenings, Nights, Weekends, On Call Days Off:   As Per Rotation Minimum Salary:   $36.86 Maximum Salary:   $48.37 Vehicle Requirement:   Driver's License, Vehicle Required 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: A minimum of five (5) years nursing experience with two (2) years of Palliative Care experience within the last 10 years. Commitment to continuing education in Palliative Care and to significantly expand knowledge and skills in a short time. Strong interpersonal and communication skills with an ability to lead a team and promote collaboration and partnership. This position will be expected to participate in an on-call rotation to provide 24/7 telephone consult coverage throughout North Zone. Note: 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. Preferred Qualifications: Experience in at least two (2) care sectors, including Home Care. CNA Certification in Hospice Palliative Care or willingness to obtain. Case Management Education. Familiarity with using a PC, Internet, Meditech and Microsoft Office applications. Demonstrated abilities in program planning, education of adults, interdisciplinary practice and research activities and experience in delivery of care in the community setting.
Alberta Health Services Wabasca-Desmarais, AB, Canada
May 16, 2018
Full time
Regular Full Time, Regular Part Time (32 hours/week) Two (2) positions available Posting End Date: 31-May-18 Salary Range: $36.86 – $48.37 Your Opportunity: Excellent rural nursing opportunity! Registered Nurses at this location work not only in an inpatient environment but also work in the emergency department. The Wabasca HCC is located in Northern Alberta, 350km north of Edmonton. 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). Apply online and join our team today! Go to ahs.ca/Careers and click on apply now, then search for one of the following two requisition numbers: ALB00040991 ALB00025802
Alberta Health Services Galahad, AB, Canada
May 09, 2018
Full time
Multiple Positions – Full Time, Part Time, Casual Location: Galahad, AB and Sedgewick, AB Posting End Date: 15-June-2018 Salary Range: $36.86 – $48.37 Your Opportunity: If you’re on a quest for a peaceful rural community where you can grow your career, look no farther then Galahad, AB. Situated less than 100 km from Camrose, Galahad is a quiet, family-friendly community set among a patchwork of wheat, barley, and canola in the Canadian prairies, just north of the Battle River valley’s tree-covered hills. Rural long-term care can be both challenging and rewarding as you help people transition through the stages of their later years with dignity and independence. You support healthy aging, maximum functioning, and the highest possible quality of life for your patients, clients, or residents. Galahad Care Centre has a very active recreation program and volunteer program that provides an individualized experience for each resident. Strong critical thinking and assessment and problem-solving skills are necessary in this position to provide excellent dementia care to our residents. You have excellent communication skills and strong interpersonal skills that enable you to develop and maintain positive working relationships with your patients or clients, their family members, and your colleagues. Engaged in your work, you make a point of maintaining your certification by taking professional development training as needed. As an RN, you are an integral part of the interdisciplinary care team, providing safe, quality patient-and family-centered care while reflecting the shared vision and values of AHS. 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. 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. How to Apply: Apply online and join our team today! Go to ahs.ca/careers and click on Apply Now, then search for one of the requisition numbers below.   Galahad: Regular Full-Time ALB00039132 Regular Part-Time ALB00036998 Temporary Part-Time ALB00039129 Casual ALB00039053   Sedgewick: Temporary part-time ALB00009970     Questions? Contact Lori Barber, Advisor, Talent Acquisition Email: Lori.Barber@albertahealthservices.ca Telephone: 780-888-8333  
Alberta Health Services McLennan, AB, Canada
Apr 30, 2018
Part time
Registered Nurse - Emergency Requisition #: ALB00038155 & ALB00031691 Location: McLennan, Alberta Job Type: Regular Part-Time & Temporary Part-Time Salary: $36.86 - $48.37 per hour Your Opportunity: McLennan is located in the beautiful Peace Country in Northern Alberta and is also the bird capital of Canada! Enjoy many recreational activities including baseball, camping, bird watching, golf and the annual Winter Family Fun Festival and Figure Skating Carnival just to name a few. Pleasant summer days and midnight sunsets make living in Northern Alberta a truly unforgettable experience. If you welcome a different pace of life and look for the chance to use the full scope of your clinical practice, McLennan could be the place for you. As our Registered Nurse, Emergency Department, you will utilize the nursing process, critical thinking and problem solving skills to provide care to clients across the life span. You will ensure the development, implementation and ongoing administration of the client care plans. You will assess, coordinate, supervise, administer and evaluate the provision of health services and health care resources. You will also accept responsibility for continuing competencies through ongoing professional development, including participation in education programs and continuous quality activities. You will demonstrate the ability to accurately and effectively assess client status and to take appropriate intervention measures that have significant impact on the client's medical condition, safety, as well as ultimate recovery. 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. Job 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). You must have excellent communication skills and the ability to adapt your communication style to meet the needs of specific clients and to relay client information to physicians, who may be geographically removed, in a concise, accurate manner to facilitate the physician’s treatment decisions. You must have excellent assessment skills to recognize and respond appropriately to client change in status How to Apply: Please visit https://careers.albertahealthservices.ca/ and search for Job Requisition #: ALB00038155 and ALB00031691
Alberta Health Services High Prairie, AB, Canada
Apr 25, 2018
Full time
Your Opportunity: High Prairie, in Northern Alberta's Big Lakes County is known as the "Gateway to the Mighty Peace Country". With a population of 2,600 people, and a trading area of more than 17,000, there is an abundance of beautiful open plains, rich farmland, and thriving agriculture, forestry, oil and gas, and service industries. Unlimited recreational activities are available in town including golf, a professional rodeo, and a variety of winter sports including sled dog races every February. A quick 20 minute drive will bring you to the stunning Lesser Slave Lake area, one of Alberta's top recreational playgrounds and host to the annual "Golden Walleye Classic" fishing tournament. Pleasant summer days and midnight sunsets make living in Northern Alberta a truly unforgettable experience. If you welcome a different pace of life and look for the chance to use the full scope of your clinical practice, High Prairie could be the place for you. 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). To apply, go to ahs.ca/careers and click on Apply Now, then search ALB00035818  
Alberta Health Services Lac la Biche, AB, Canada
Apr 23, 2018
Full time
Your Opportunity: Reporting to the Area Manager, Population, Public Health and as an integral part of a dynamic Mental Health travelling team, the Registered Nurse will be providing service to rural Indigenous communities in your respective portfolio. As the Community Health Nurse, you will be working to promote and protect the health and well-being of individuals, families, groups, communities, organizations and populations. As the Community Health Nurse, you will be using nursing processes that include: assessment, nursing diagnosis, planning, education, anticipatory guidance, implementation, preventative and screening measures, referrals and evaluation as appropriate. As a member of the Mental Health travelling team, you will facilitate the provision of holistic care to Indigenous people and their families, promote respectful relationships with pertinent stakeholders, facilitate Indigenous client (population, patient and families)-centered care and build understanding and trust between Indigenous people and health care health care system and/or processes. Travel is an integral part of this health team to rural and remote communities in the North Zone to provide services and promoting culturally appropriate care/services to Indigenous people. 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. Classification: Registered Nurse Union: United Nurses of Alberta Department: NZ A&MH Traveling Team Primary Location: Lac La Biche Addictions Multi-Site: At or Out of (UNA only) FTE: 1.00 Posting End Date: 03-MAY-2018 Employee Class: Regular Full Time Date Available: 14-MAY-2018 Hours per Shift: 7.75 Length of Shift in weeks: 2 Shifts per cycle: 9.5 Shift Pattern: Days, evenings Days Off: As Per Rotation Minimum Salary: $36.86 Maximum Salary: $48.37 Vehicle Requirement: Driver's License, Vehicle Provided 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: 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. Preferred Qualifications: Two (2) years’ experience within the last five (5) years’ in Public Health or in Mental Health nursing. Understands and respects that some individuals choose to combine Western medicine with traditional Indigenous healing practices. Ability to meet the physical demands of the job including travel to rural and remote communities throughout the year. Fleet vehicles provided. Able to speak or understand any one of the Indigenous languages spoken.
Alberta Health Services Calgary, AB, Canada
Apr 20, 2018
Part time
Registered Nurse – Critical Care Two (2) positions available. Regular, Part-Time (20 hours/Week) Location: Calgary, AB Salary Range: $36.86 - $48.37 Posting End Date: 22-MAY-2018 Your Opportunity: South Health Campus (SHC) is currently looking for an experienced, Registered Nurse for their fast-paced Intensive Care/Critical Care unit. This role is an exciting opportunity to demonstrate your specialized skills in a state of the art facility that includes a strong team dynamic, modern equipment and facilities. The SHC is an innovative concept that includes inpatient, outpatient, wellness services, as well as prevention, public health education and learning opportunities for community members. The campus also includes wellness facilities with partners such as a YMCA, as well as retail and commercial partnerships. SHC adheres to four key pillars of service: Collaborative Practice, Wellness, Patient and Family Centred Care and Innovation. These pillars are the key philosophical principles to be used in the development and implementation of all care to patients and families. The ICU/CCU RN acts as a primary caregiver to the patient and family in the critical care setting and is trained in advanced critical care certifications including Code Blue and Outreach team membership. The successful RN will be relied upon as a collaborative member of the health care team, delivering holistic, comprehensive care to meet the needs of individuals and their families. Accomplished communication both written and verbal will be crucial to navigate this complex environment that routinely demands detailed, time sensitive, documentation and information. Additionally, the ICU/CCU RN delivers leadership in nursing assessments, planning, implementing and evaluating care within the context of our four pillars. Fostering a professional practice in this role will not be limited to mentoring staff, ongoing professional development, professional accountability and the assumption of charge nurse duties along with the promotion of a positive, healthy, supportive, safe work environment.        Job 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: Minimum 3 years (5780 hours) of recent experience within the last 4 years working in critical care and demonstrating strong assessment skills, care of the mechanically ventilated patients, care of patients requiring vasoactive or inotropic intravenous medications, advanced hemodynamic monitoring (ex. PA Catheter), Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy (CRRT) certification and member of Code Blue and/ or Outreach Team. Preferred Qualifications: Experience working in a high paced, stressful critical care environment that promotes patient and family centred care and collaborative practice. Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification (ACLS). Completion of a certified critical care certification program. How to Apply:  Apply online and join our dynamic team today! Go to AHS.ca/Careers and click on Apply Now, then search for one of the relevant requisitions: ALB00034059 ALB00034057 Healthy Albertans. Healthy Communities. Together. We’re passionate about what we do.  Our team of skilled and dedicated health care professionals, support staff and physicians who promote wellness and provide health care every day, all across Alberta. Everything we do at AHS reflects a patient and family centred approach; it’s about putting patients’ and families’ experiences, priorities and trust first. We are an equal opportunity employer. AHS values the diversity of the people and communities we serve and is committed to attracting, engaging and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce.