Alberta Health Services

  • Edmonton, AB, Canada

4 job(s) at Alberta Health Services

Alberta Health Services La Crête, AB, Canada
Feb 15, 2018
Full time
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. If you welcome a different pace of life and look for the chance to use the full scope of your clinical practice, this could be the place for you 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). Job IDs for this opportunity: La Crete, AB   ALB00019218 ALB00019199 ALB00019212 ALB00006901 ALB00006887 ALB00020961 ALB00001813 ALB00018566 ALB00025842 High Level, AB   ALB00008173 ALB00023118 ALB00017711 Paddle Prairie, AB ALB00008114 Apply online and join our dynamic team today!
Alberta Health Services Edmonton, AB, Canada
Feb 13, 2018
Full time
Clinical Nurse Specialist – PCICU Clinical Regular Full Time City: Edmonton, Alberta Location: Stollery Childrens Hospital Posting End Date: 22-FEB-2018 Salary Range:   $42.33 - $56.80 Your Opportunity: The Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) is a Registered Nurse who holds a master’s or doctoral degree in nursing and “has in-depth knowledge and skills, advanced judgment, and clinical expertise in a nursing specialty” (CNA 2008). The CNS promotes excellence in nursing through the advanced practice domains of clinician, leader, consultant, researcher and educator and integrates these competencies into practice environments. Description: As a Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS), you will provide an advanced level of nursing practice that maximizes the application of in-depth nursing theory, knowledge and skills in meeting the complex health care needs of individuals, families and communities. You will function as a nursing practice leader, consultant, expert practitioner, educator and researcher within a clinical specialty area. You will balance various roles depending upon the needs of the patient population and the healthcare team, collaborating on the provision of holistic and comprehensive care. 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 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: Current PALS certification. Minimum 3 years of pediatric critical care experience. Minimum of 2 years progressive leadership within a specialized program area in a healthcare organization of significant size, complexity and diversity. Demonstrated ability to work with a high level of independence within a multi-layered reporting structure and with internal and external stakeholders. Demonstrated ability to lead, mentor and coach multidisciplinary teams. Effective communicator possessing strong verbal and written communication skills. Demonstrated ability to work with a high level of independence within a multi-layered reporting structure and with internal and external stakeholders. Preferred Qualifications: Recent experience in educational program design and delivery. Experience and knowledge of quality improvement, research methods, systematic reviews and critical appraisal skills. Demonstrated ability to lead, mentor and coach multidisciplinary teams. Familiarity with quality improvement databases and software. Demonstrated creativity, flexibility, and initiative. Knowledge of Accreditation Canada standards and processes. Apply online and join our dynamic team today! Go to AHS.ca/Careers and click on Apply Now, then search for Job ID: ALB00027400.