Alberta Health Services

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Alberta Health Services
Jan 17, 2019
Part time
Your Opportunity: If you love the idea of building relationships with clients and working with a dynamic, supportive team in a rural county, then this position might be just what you’re looking for. As the Registered Nurse Case Manager covering County of Flagstaff, you will have the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of people in your community. Reporting to the Care Manager, the Case Manager is responsible for directing the care of clients under the home care program. Using your strong assessment, organizational, and leadership skills you will identify the needs of the client and facilitate with the interdisciplinary team the appropriate internal and external resources required. You will interact with the team and client/family to coordinate care planning and facilitate client and family teaching. Through the development of the care plan you will ensure services are provided and modified on an ongoing basis or as needed. The successful candidate will play a key role in timely and appropriate referrals to relevant resources and/or provide direct care as needed. Your experience in providing wound care and knowledge of the wound care principles and products, as well as palliative and home parenteral therapy will be essential to making you successful in this position. Located in east central Alberta, the County of Flagstaff offers beautiful big open spaces, salt of the earth resilient folks and the opportunity to be part of a vibrant community. There’s nothing as beautiful as the dance of sun-kissed canola in a breeze, or a prairie thunderstorm’s electrified sky. Farmer’s Markets, small town rodeos, artisan beer brewing and summer festivals are the perfect way to spend your downtime. In oil and gas, agriculture, and land-based recreation activity lies the ingredients for a life authentically lived in Flagstaff County. 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:   Sedgewick Home Nursing Primary Location:   Sedgewick Health Centre Multi-Site:   At or Out of (UNA only) FTE:   0.65 Posting End Date:   19-FEB-2019 Employee Class:   Regular Part Time Date Available:   01-MAR-2019 Hours per Shift:   7.75 Length of Shift in weeks:   12 Shifts per cycle:   37 Shift Pattern:   Days, 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: As Required. Preferred Qualifications: Minimum 1 year previous home care and / or Geriatric experience.
Alberta Health Services
Jan 17, 2019
Full time
Registered Nurse – Public Health/Home Care Requisition #: ALB00044271 Location: Worsley, Alberta Job Type: Regular Full Time Salary: $36.86 - $48.37 per hour Your Opportunity: As our Generalist Public Health/ Home Care Nurse based out of the Worsley Public Health to an under-served and culturally diverse community in Worsley. Located in Clear Hills County, Worsley has plenty to offer including natural surroundings that create a unique quality of life. If nothing feels better than making a difference in the lives of families in your own community, this is the opportunity for you. The Registered Nurse - Population and Public Health/Home Care 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. Duties include, but are not limited to the generalist role of public health nursing. Provision of universal Public Health services includes: Immunization for all age groups, influenza program delivery, and health promotion initiatives. Communicable Disease Control – outbreak management, notifiable disease follow up. Maternal/Infant Health including postpartum support, lactation education, prenatal education, and high risk assessment of mother, babies, and families in the home environment. Travel Health - immunization and travel health counselling. Sexual and Reproductive Health – May be required to provided STI test and treat, Women’s Wellness, contraception support, pregnancy testing and education in schools and communities. Health promotion and injury prevention. 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). Minimum 2 years’ experience within the last 5 years working in a public health nursing unit performing duties supporting: Communicable Disease Control. 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. Preferred Qualifications: Baccalaureate degree in nursing is preferred. Public Health nursing experience including immunization, Healthy Beginnings, and Child Health Clinic preferred. Other maternal/newborn certifications such as breastfeeding courses, lactation consultant, and childbirth education are an asset. Other recent nursing experience including: pre-natal, labor and delivery, maternal/postpartum and newborn assessment, or working with young families or pediatric population is as asset.
Alberta Health Services
Jan 17, 2019
Temporary
Your Opportunity: Discover adventure, natural beauty, and warm friendly neighbors in Northern Alberta. La Crete offers all the amenities of a modern town to its population of 3,500 residents with the surrounding area totaling approximately 8,000 people. Camping, golfing, hockey, winter sports and a professional rodeo are just some of the activities you can enjoy in La Crete. And why not take the La Crete ferry across the Mighty Peace River! If you welcome a different pace of life and look for the chance to use the full scope of your clinical practice, La Crete could be the place for you. Come to northern Alberta, where the people are warm, you can expand your horizons, and experience the beauty of the North. This position is pursuant to Transitional Graduate Nurse Recruitment Program (TGNRP) and is open to those who have or will graduate with a Baccalaureate of Nursing within the 12 months prior to commencement of the TGNRP and who have not already obtained a Regular full-time or Regular part-time position with AHS. You will work under the guidance of a clinical guide i.e. RN, as a member of the health care team, collaborating on the delivery of client centered, holistic, and comprehensive care to meet the needs of individuals and families. You will provide input in nursing assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of care for the purpose of promoting, maintaining or restoring health, preventing illness, injury and disability or supporting a peaceful death. Once you have been deemed ready to practice independently, you will be required to apply for available vacant positions of no less than 0.5 FTE. This position is supernumerary in nature until such time as the TGN is determined to be ready to independently assume the full scope of RN practice or a maximum duration of 9 months. 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:   La Crete HC Prim Care Clin/Prg Primary Location:   La Crete Health Centre Multi-Site:   At (UNA only) FTE:   1.00 Posting End Date:   29-JAN-2019 Temporary Employee Class:   Temp F/T Benefits Date Available:   08-FEB-2019 Temporary End Date:   28-AUG-2019 Hours per Shift:   11.08 Length of Shift in weeks:   6 Shifts per cycle:   20 Shift Pattern:   Days, Evenings, Weekends Days Off:   As Per Rotation Minimum Salary:   $36.86 Maximum Salary:   $48.37 Vehicle Requirement:   N/A
Alberta Health Services
Jan 14, 2019
Part time
Registered Nurse - Operating Room Requisition #: ALB00066324, ALB00062390, & ALB00024034 Location: Fort McMurray, Alberta Job Type: Regular Part Time Salary: $36.86 - $48.37 per hour Your Opportunity: An exciting opportunity exists for a Registered Nurse looking to work to their full-scope of practice and whom has a passion for providing patient- and family-centered care at the Northern Lights Regional Health Centre, located in the community of Fort McMurray. 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). Completion of Registered Perioperative Nursing course or equivalent Operating Room experience. Ability to perform consistently in a highly organized, rapid moving, complex environment. Ability to collaborate within the expectations of a highly complex interdisciplinary team. Preferred Qualifications: Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing is preferred. 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
Dec 21, 2018
Full time
Registered Nurse Requisition #: ALB00064010 Location: Barrhead, Alberta Job Type: Regular Full Time Salary: $36.86 - $48.37 per hour Your Opportunity: The beautiful community of Barrhead, located 120 km north of Edmonton, is part of the historic Klondike Trail and is the centre of one of Alberta's richest agricultural and forestry areas. With a population of 4,500 in Barrhead and 7,900 in the County of Barrhead, living in a small town that's close to a big city offers the best of all worlds. Not only is Barrhead vibrant and progressive, Barrhead also offers a safe, caring, and welcoming environment with lots of recreational activities, clubs, and social events to keep residents busy. Barrhead is a great place to raise a family as it offers modern healthcare, schools and recreation venues as well as business opportunities via forestry, oil & gas and a booming agricultural industry. Barrhead Healthcare Center is a fast paced environment and requires individuals with good communication and organizational skills. Relevant advanced certifications and professional development opportunities are available to successful candidates for the Registered Nurse – Acute Care/ER/L&D position. 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). Fully licensed new graduates are welcome to apply. Preferred Qualifications: ACLS, TNCC, NRP, and Lead 2 certifications are preferred. Basic computer skills. Good communication skills and the ability to maintain effective interpersonal relationships. Competence in relevant technical nursing skills and a willingness to learn new skills as required. Demonstrated ongoing responsibility for maintaining own continuing competence through professional development activities. Previous experience in labor and delivery, surgery, cardiac, and emergency is an asset. Apply online and join our dynamic team!