Alberta Health Services

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Alberta Health Services
Sep 12, 2018
Temporary
Your Opportunity: Explore new opportunities for Registered Nurses (RN) and Registered Psychiatric Nurses (RPN) to work in Alberta Health Services (AHS) North Zone. 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 including acute care, emergency, intensive care, operating room, obstetrics, pediatrics, continuing care, home care, public health, and psychiatry. This position offers additional incentives, including: a premium payment of $6.00 per hour for hours worked, reimbursement for travel costs, a per diem allowance, meal allowance and accommodations provided by AHS. Successful applicants may be eligible for Long Service Pay Adjustment of 2%. As a 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, have a proven ability to work independently (i.e. sole charge) or within a multi-disciplinary team environment to effectively contribute to client care planning, implementation, and evaluation. You must be available for a minimum of 3 week assignments. 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 Collage and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta (CARNA). Current Basic Cardiac Life Support - Health Care Provider (BCLS-HCP). Minimum of one year nursing experience. 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. Additional Required Qualifications: A minimum of one year recent nursing experience in at least one of the following departments: Acute Care, Emergency, Intensive Care, Operating Room, Obstetrics, Continuing Care, Home Care, Public Health and Psychiatry. Preferred Qualifications: 2 to 3 years of recent nursing experience. Experience working in a rural setting. Other specializations would be an asset.
Alberta Health Services
Sep 12, 2018
Part time
Your Opportunity: St. Paul is growing and attracting many businesses, offering affordable living and a short commute to work, making this a great opportunity to come and see what we have to offer! As a Registered Nurse in Long Term Care, you will provide patient care services as a member of our healthcare team. Our Long Term Care unit is composed of 29 residents and one respite bed with the unit being attached to our Health Care Centre. Beautiful St. Paul is located approximately 200 km northeast of Edmonton, located centrally in the Lakeland Region with a population of over 5,800. The county of St. Paul is abundant with lakes and rivers, forests and rolling hills for the outdoor enthusiast. Renowned for the Iron Horse Trail that crosses throughout the Lakeland Region, quading and sledding are family-friendly activities that span all seasons. Here in St. Paul, we also offers a swimming pool, two arenas, a public library, fitness centres, and a UFO landing pad to keep community members very active, supporting St. Paul’s motto that we’re “a people kind of place.” We offer organized sports, dancing, rodeo events, and music festivals too! St. Paul hosts many different cultures, making us rich in culinary experiences. We embrace our multiculturalism, including working collaboratively with the Indigenous communities in the area. Education and family is very important to our community, where we offer education in French as well as English. For those looking for post-secondary education, St. Paul is home to Portage College and Blue Quills University. 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: Can consider new Graduates who are fully licensed without restrictions. Preferred Qualifications: Supportive Pathways or any Dementia related courses, Non Violent Crisis Intervention, Nail care. Four  (4) positions available. Regular Part Time approx.: 25 - 27 hours per week. To apply, go to ahs.ca/careers and click on Apply Now , then search for one or both of the following requisition numbers: ALB00056722 ALB00059159 ALB00059159 ALB00060383
Alberta Health Services
Sep 11, 2018
Full time
Registered Nurse Requisition #: ALB00003724 Location: Vegreville, Alberta Posting End Date: September 30, 2018 Job Type: Temporary Full Time Salary: $36.86 - $48.37 per hour Your Opportunity: Vegreville, located 102 km east of Edmonton has a population of 6,000 and offers a complete range of services, has a friendly small-town atmosphere and is an attractive place to raise a family. Vegreville is an active community with excellent amenities for all ages and lifestyles. The Alberta Health Service facility in Vegreville is the Vegreville Care Centre, a seniors housing facility which allows for 60 Long Term Care residents. The newly designated facility has cottages built within, allowing for a more homelike atmosphere for both residents and their families. Reporting to the Care Manager, the Registered Nurse provides resident care services as a member of a long term care team. RN’s/RPN’s assess, co-ordinate and participate in total nursing care for residents, supervise in accordance with CARNA/CRPNA nursing practice standards and provides leadership, direction and encouragement to staff. Additionally this position requires the successful incumbent to be available for all shifts within a 24 hour period. 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). Effective communication and interpersonal skills. Preferred Qualifications: Minimum of one year Charge Nurse experience in the past 5 years. Minimum of one year Registered Nursing experience in the past 5 years. Apply online today and join our dynamic team!
Alberta Health Services
Aug 30, 2018
Part time
Your Opportunity: High Prairie, located 100km northeast of Grande 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. Develop your skills in a new setting, expand your horizons, and experience the beauty of the North. High Prairie Health Complex is a brand new State of teh Art facility in rural setting. The complex is re-establishing its Obsterics and OR services in October and you would have th eopportunity to be involved in the roll out of the exciting programs. This could be a great opportunity for you! 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. 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: Perioperative course completion, OR certified or current experience in OR for at least 6 months. Preferred Qualifications: In the process of completing Perioperative course. 24 hours per week. Salary range: $36.86 - $48.37
Alberta Health Services
Aug 24, 2018
Full time
Three (3) positions available, Regular Full Time & Casual Location: Boyle, AB Posting End Date: 04-SEP-2018 Salary Range: $36.86 – $48.37   Your Opportunity: Small towns offer a lot of advantages not only for your family, but also for your career. This opportunity gives the incumbent the opportunity to work to their full scope of practice, utilizing all of their clinical assessment skills at the 20 bed Boyle Healthcare Centre. The Village of Boyle, located 146 km north of Edmonton, is a quiet and peaceful town within close proximity to a multitude of northern Alberta locations and provincial parks. Boyle offers a variety of both indoor and outdoor recreational activities, as well as a variety of clubs which speaks to the active lifestyle of the residents. The Boyle Healthcare Centre is looking for an experienced and enthusiastic Registered Nurse with a passion in providing great patient care to complement our team. Our Registered Nurse will be working sole charge in both Acute Care and Emergency, ensuring we are improving the lives of Albertans and providing patient- and family-centered care. With the ability to utilize your full skillset, each day will be different as we provide care across the life span. If you enjoy a short drive to work and the support you can get from a small community, this may be the opportunity for you. Boyle qualifies for the Canada Student Loan forgiveness program – apply today and begin paying off your student loans while you diversity your skillset! 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 2-3 years’ experience within the last 5 years in an Acute/Emergency Setting. Preferred Qualifications: ACLS, CTAS, Emergency nursing. Charge nurse experience within Acute Care setting. Apply online and join our team today! Go to ahs.ca/careers and click on Apply Now , then search for one of the following job requisitions. Regular Full Time: ALB00057016 ALB00059852 Casual: ALB00038331 Note: If you would like to apply to more than one of these jobs, you will need to submit a separate application for each requisition.
Alberta Health Services
Aug 24, 2018
Full time
Registered Psychiatric Nurse / Registered Nurse Requisition #: ALB00050774 Location: Peace River, Alberta Job Type: Regular Full Time Salary: $36.86 - $48.37 per hour Your Opportunity: Exciting opportunity for a Registered Psychiatric Nurse (RPN)/Registered Nurse (RN) in Correctional Health. The opportunity is a full time permanent nursing position. Come and experience the beautiful northern country in and surrounding Peace River. The area is filled with crystal clear lakes, fresh, crisp forest air, and it holds endless opportunities for wilderness adventures. The community of Peace River is located in the Mighty Peace Country area which is the hub for many seasonal activities, such as fishing, golfing, camping and skiing. The area is also known for its cultural and heritage offerings found in multiple museums and arts centres. Reporting to the AHS Site Manager, the Correctional Nurse provides comprehensive health services to the adult in custody. Duties include medication administration, ongoing monitoring of patient response to intervention and evaluating progress. Develops, promotes and maintains collaborative linkages within the Correctional Institution, the Mental Health system and community agencies, professionals and para-professionals. Educates staff, clients, agencies and the community as appropriate, regarding the functions of the unit. Assists in providing in-service education to Correctional staff. 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 paid on an hourly basis for all hours worked at the basic rate of pay Job Description: As a Registered Psychiatric Nurse (RPN), you will provide leadership through a wide variety of nursing services to patients (clients, residents) for the purpose of promoting, maintaining or restoring health, mental health and preventing mental illness, injury and disability. You will teach, counsel and advocate on behalf of patients and take necessary steps to ensure their safety and well-being. 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 Psychiatric nursing education program. Active or eligible for registration and practice permit with the College of Registered Psychiatric Nurses of Alberta (CRPNA) or the College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta (CARNA). Current Basic Cardiac Life Support - Health Care Provider (BCLS-HCP). Preferred Qualifications: Experience in Correctional Nursing, Mental Health or addictions preferred. A mature attitude, solid assessment and critical thinking skills are an asset. Please apply online and join our dynamic team!
Alberta Health Services
Aug 21, 2018
Part time
Registered Nurse Requisition #: ALB00013680, ALB00027851, and ALB00043518 Posting End Date: August 20, 2018 Location: Manning, Alberta Job Type: Temporary Part Time and Regular Part Time Salary: $36.86 - $48.37 per hour   Your Opportunity:   The 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.   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.     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. 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. Emergency room experience an asset. Recent nursing in a rural community setting an asset. How to Apply: Please visit https://careers.albertahealthservices.ca/ and search for Job Requisition #: ALB00013680 , ALB00027851 , and ALB00043518
Alberta Health Services
Aug 20, 2018
Part time
Registered Nurse Requisition #: ALB00058653, ALB00058655, ALB00058657, ALB00058658, and ALB00058659 Location: Drumheller, Alberta Job Type: Regular and Temporary Part Time Salary: $36.86 - $48.37 per hour   Your Opportunity: Drumheller is located in a rural setting where Registered Nurses work within a multidisciplinary, multi-functional team to provide family focused nursing care. Drumheller Hospital 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. Graduate Nurses are welcomed to apply.   Job Description: As a Registered Nurse 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). All DHC Acute Care RNs will participate in maternity training completion to competent/operational level within six (6) months following completion of unit orientation. Following completion of the maternity training and practical experience it is expected that all RNs become proficient in the emergency room. Preferred Qualifications: ACLS, TNCC, NRP, and Lead 2 certifications.