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Alberta Health Services
Nov 08, 2018
Part time
Registered Nurse – Home Care Requisition #: ALB00045551 Location: Sedgewick, Alberta Posting End Date: November 23, 2018 Job Type: Regular Part Time Salary: $36.86 - $48.37 per hour 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. 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). Preferred Qualifications: Minimum 1 year previous home care and / or Geriatric experience. Apply online and join our dynamic team!
Alberta Health Services
Nov 08, 2018
Full time
Your Opportunity: “Come join the North Zone team with the highest-ranking on the long-term care survey conducted by the Health Quality Council of Alberta. Family and Residents report "it's a really pleasant atmosphere", there is "great work being done by the staff at Hythe Continuing Care Centre", "Everything seems to work really well there...it's a combination of the management that's in place and the staff that are there, they work really well together". The Village of Hythe is situated approximately 54 km west of Grande Prairie, near the British Columbia border. Hythe offers a number of facilities and varied programs for their residents to keep busy. Known as the “Volunteer Capital of Alberta,” Hythe boasts a community dedicated to helping one another and the friendly, down-to-earth lifestyle accustomed to rural Alberta. Our pleasant summer days and midnight sunsets make living in Northern Alberta a truly unforgettable experience. If nothing feels better than making a difference in the lives of families in your own community, this is the opportunity 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). Additional Required Qualifications: As a Charge Nurse you have demonstrated leadership and the ability to work within a multifaceted, dynamic, and unpredictable environment requiring the ability to manage multiple, competing priorities. You have demonstrated the ability to assess, coordinate, supervise, administer and evaluate the provision of health services and healthcare resources including the supervision of unregulated health care workers. You foster professional growth and effectiveness of unit personnel. You demonstrate flexibility to adapt to changing resident needs and priorities as well as utilizing critical thinking and problem solving skills to address family concerns and maintaining a safe work environment. You have the ability to withstand physical demands of lifting, pulling, pushing, transferring and transporting residents and equipment. You accept administrative responsibilities as assigned. You demonstrate excellence in clinical skills while working both independently and as part of a multi-disciplinary team. You have experience in Continuing Care/Long Term Care. You have Supportive Pathways training in the care of the cognitively impaired elderly. You have Palliative Care training. You are committed to confidentiality. Preferred Qualifications: Serves as preceptor for Student Nurses and orientates new hires. Training in Meditech 5.67.
Alberta Health Services
Nov 06, 2018
Full time
Requisition #: ALB00062200 & ALB00003724 Location: Vegreville, Alberta Posting End Date: November 16, 2018 Job Type: Regular Part Time and Temporary Full Time Salary: $36.86 - $48.37   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.
Alberta Health Services
Nov 01, 2018
Full time
Your Opportunity: The University of Alberta Hospital (UAH) is one of Canada’s leading clinical, research and teaching hospitals, treating more than 700,000 patients annually from western and northern Canada. The hospital offers a wide range of diagnostic and treatment services, including specialized services within cardiac sciences, neurosciences, surgery, medicine, renal, critical care, burns, emergency, transplant and trauma. The UAH is currently seeking a Nurse Practitioner who is passionate about caring for patients who require specialized acute care within a large and diverse Inpatient Pulmonary Unit. This role will allow you to apply your clinical Nurse Practitioner (NP) experience and collaborate as part of a large interdisciplinary team. You will also be empowered and accountable to establish and maintain effective working relationships with internal and external stakeholders as well as work collaboratively with patients and families as partners in care. Alberta Health Services offers a challenging work environment that provides opportunities for personal achievement and career growth. AHS also supports on-going professional development through funding, internal and external educational opportunities. Eligible employees enjoy a full range of benefits including life insurance, short term disability, long-term disability, Local Authority Pension Plan, accidental death & dismemberment insurance, as well as medical, dental, and extended health care benefits. Description: The Nurse Practitioner Inpatient Pulmonary unit works out of unit 5E3 at the University of Alberta Hospital, and cares for a variety of pulmonary medicine patients, including patients on invasive and noninvasive ventilation. Supported by the interdisciplinary team, including physicians, the Nurse Practitioner has the opportunity to provide a holistic care approach to the patients on the unit in an exciting and fast paced setting. The Nurse Practitioner is responsible for working within their scope of practice to provide care for patients including, but not limited to ordering diagnostic tests and medications, completing admissions, history and physical assessment on patients. Assisting with discharge planning, patient education and care planning. Required Qualifications: Current BCLS-HCP certification required. Current registration as a Nurse Practitioner through CARNA required. Additional Required Qualifications: Computer Literacy. Effective demonstrated communication ability (both written and verbal). Demonstrated team work ability. Flexibility and adaptability. Preferred Qualifications: Experience with acutely ill medical pulmonary patients is preferred. Narcotics prescriber ability is preferred.
Alberta Health Services
Nov 01, 2018
Full time
Registered Nurse – Emergency Requisition #: ALB00067766, ALB00067328, and ALB00067330 Location: Grande Prairie, Alberta Posting End Date: November 29, 2018 Job Type: Regular Full Time Salary: $36.86 - $48.37 per hour Your Opportunity: The city of Grande Prairie is located in northwest Alberta and has something for everyone! We are a growing city with over 60,000 residents and serving approximately 260,000 people in the surrounding trading area. In addition to a state of the art recreation facility, there are many outdoor and indoor activities available at our numerous parks and golf courses. Grande Prairie also has a vibrant arts and culture community, live theatre and a multitude of dining and shopping opportunities. Come to northern Alberta, where the people are warm, you can expand your horizons, and experience the beauty of the North. Alberta Health Services is invested in Grande Prairie with construction underway for a new regional hospital and cancer centre. The Queen Elizabeth II Hospital (QEII) Emergency Department is the main referral center for much of the North West Zone of Alberta. Our emergency nurse’s experience a wide variety of patient conditions and acuity and are supported by diverse multidisciplinary teams such as; respiratory therapists, internal medicine specialists, emergency to home care team, and more. If nothing feels better than making a difference in the lives of families in your own community, this is the opportunity 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. 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). Preferred Qualifications: ACLS, TNCC, PALS, NRP and ENPC. Secondary or tertiary experience. Apply online and join our dynamic team!
Alberta Health Services
Oct 29, 2018
Full time
Your Opportunity: The University of Alberta Hospital (UAH) is one of Canada’s leading clinical, research and teaching hospitals, treating more than 700,000 patients annually from western and northern Canada. The hospital offers a wide range of diagnostic and treatment services, including specialized services within cardiac sciences, neurosciences, surgery, medicine, renal, critical care, burns, emergency, transplant and trauma. The UAH is currently seeking a Nurse Practitioner to provide specialized patient care within the Medicine program for the General Internal Medicine program. This role will allow you to apply your clinical Nurse Practitioner (NP) experience and collaborate as part of a large interdisciplinary team. You will also be empowered and accountable to establish and maintain effective working relationships with internal and external stakeholders as well as work collaboratively with patients and families as partners in care. Alberta Health Services offers a challenging work environment that provides opportunities for personal achievement and career growth. AHS also supports on-going professional development through funding, internal and external educational opportunities. Eligible employees enjoy a full range of benefits including life insurance, short term disability, long-term disability, Local Authority Pension Plan, accidental death & dismemberment insurance, as well as medical, dental, and extended health care benefits. Description: Reporting to the PCM, the Nurse Practitioner role will be to provide clinical care to admitted inpatients and efficient and effective discharge planning with a multidisciplinary, patient/family focused team. Comprehensive knowledge base and excellent ability to apply it in an integrated primary care facility required. The Nurse Practitioner will be a clinical resource and leader of ongoing professional development and excellence in clinical practice. There is an expectation of leadership ability, excellent clinical skills in acute care (general medicine focus), and strong interpersonal and written communication skills. Flexible team player required. The Nurse Practitioner is responsible for working within their scope of practice to provide care for patients including, but not limited to: Ordering diagnostic tests and medications, completing admissions, history and physical assessment on patients. Assisting with discharge planning, patient education and care planning. Required Qualifications: A Master's or equivalent in Nursing with focus on advanced clinical practice. Current BCLS-HCP certification required. Current registration as a Nurse Practitioner through CARNA required. Current registration with the College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta (CARNA) with a NP practice permit is required. A minimum of three full-time years of related experience as a Registered Nurse is required, although new Nurse Practitioner applicants welcome. Additional Required Qualifications: Computer Literacy. Effective demonstrated communication ability (both written and verbal). Demonstrated team work ability. Flexibility and adaptability. Preferred Qualifications: Acute Medicine experience preferred. Experience with acutely ill medical patients is preferred. Narcotics prescriber ability is preferred.
Alberta Health Services
Oct 24, 2018
Part time
Registered Nurse – Home Care Requisition #: ALB00045551 + ALB00045517 Location: Sedgewick, Alberta Posting End Date: November 5, 2018 Job Type: Regular Part Time Salary: $36.86 - $48.37 per hour 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. 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). Preferred Qualifications: Minimum 1 year previous home care and / or Geriatric experience.
Alberta Health Services
Oct 22, 2018
Full time
Your Opportunity: Grande Prairie, found in northwest Alberta, is a growing city with over 65,000 residents and serving approximately 260,000 people in the trading area. Grande Prairie has something for everyone. Outdoor and indoor recreation opportunities are available at the numerous parks and golf courses, in addition to a state of the art recreation facility. The city also has a vibrant arts and culture community with an art gallery, a few museums, and live theatre. There are also a multitude of dining and shopping opportunities. The successful candidate will have a unique opportunity to work in the surgical program within the QEII Regional Hospital then transfer to new Grande Prairie Regional Hospital currently under construction. Targeted opening late in 2019. We are looking forward to expansion of Urology, Orthopedics, ENT, General, Gyne and Ophthalmology surgery as well as the addition of Bariatric, Oncoplastics and support for the new cancer center, including radiation therapy. The LPN with a Perioperative Nursing Specialty (OR Technician), under limited supervision, utilizes the nursing process, critical thinking and problem solving skills in the provision of care to patients undergoing surgical procedures. The OR Technician maintains and constantly updates a specialized skill set in addition to the generalist skills of the acute care LPN to assess, plan, implement and evaluate care in the surgical suite. The OR Technician works to full scope of practice as defined by the Health Professions Act, maintaining the standards of the CLPNA. The OR Technician works within the parameters of provincial, zone and facility policy. 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 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: This job is open to LPNs with a Specialty in Perioperative Nursing only. Additional qualifications include: Ability to work evenings, weekends and on-call and arrive at the hospital within 20 minutes when called back to work Ability to handle heavy or awkward items (lifting, transferring, carrying), and withstand considerable walking or standing. Ability to be physically confined to an area due to job demands. Ability to maintain confidentiality of all patient information and health records. Ability to adhere to nursing policy and practice standards. Ability to maintain adherence to CLPNA Code of Ethics. Ability to identify own strengths and weaknesses and showing initiative for improvement. Ability to work effectively and efficiently with others and accept change. Ability to work effectively and efficiently with others and accept change. Preferred Qualifications: Preference will be given to candidates with recent OR experience. Evidence of strong interpersonal and effective communication skills in all encounters. Evidence of initiative, flexibility and sound judgment. Evidence of thoroughness and attention to detail. Evidence of maturity and stability. Evidence of positive attitude, caring and concern. Salary Range: $27.73 - $36.34
Alberta Health Services
Oct 19, 2018
Full time
Registered Nurse – Chronic Disease Management Nurse Requisition #: ALB00038872 Location: High Prairie, Alberta Job Type: Regular Full Time Salary: $36.86 - $48.37 per hour 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. 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. As the Chronic Disease Management (CDM) Nurse, you will ensure the development, implementation and ongoing administration of client care plans. You will be responsible for accurately and effectively assessing client(s) status and take appropriate intervention measures that have significant impact on the client's medical condition, safety, as well as ultimate recovery. You may also provide education and support in the areas of diabetes, weight management, cardiac risk reduction, secondary stroke prevention, and lifestyle management. You will maintain continuing competencies through ongoing professional development, including participation in education programs, research and continuous quality activities. Travel to McLennan and Metis Settlements is required. 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. 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). Experience in facilitating chronic disease management education sessions, utilizing health change and motivational interviewing skills, and supporting clients in both group and individual appointment settings. Community engagement experiences is essential. Communications skills and ability to adapt 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 in order to facilitate the physician's treatment decisions. Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor degree in nursing from an accredited institution; graduate from an accredited registered nursing program with related experience may be considered. Experience in cardiac risk reduction, diabetes education, weight management, and lifestyle/behavior change across the life span. Certified diabetes educator status. Critical thinking skills and ability to balance numerous demands and conflicting priorities. Assessment skills to recognize and respond appropriately to client change in status. Apply online and join our dynamic team!
Alberta Health Services
Oct 19, 2018
Full time
Registered Nurse – Home Care Requisition #: ALB00060156 & ALB00042663 Location: Two Hills, Alberta Job Type: Regular Full Time Salary: $36.86 - $48.37 per hour Your Opportunity: Reporting to the Care Manager, you will be responsible for the leadership and supervision of health care aides, and coordinating and providing quality care to clients in the community. 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. Through the development of the care plan you will ensure services are provided and modified on an ongoing basis or as needed. The Registered Nurse - Home Care will play a key role in timely and appropriate referrals to stakeholders as relevant and/or provide direct care as needed. You may be required to cover other assignments as workload dictates and be on call. Situated 135km east of Edmonton, Two Hills is an urban centre serving an agricultural region. The town has a population of 1,379 while the county has approximately 4,500 people. Residents have easy access to the downtown and commercial areas, as well as several parks and playgrounds. The town has a grocery store, several restaurants, gas stations, two banks, various businesses, churches, two schools with Kindergarten to grade 12, an arena and curling rink, and a swimming pool. Within a half-hour drive are three beautiful lakes ideal for camping and fishing. 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). Excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Excellent organizational and time management skills. Ability to monitor financial accountabilities. Demonstrated critical thinking and decision making skills. Demonstrated assessment skills. Physically able to perform all assigned tasks. Preferred Qualifications: Baccalaureate degree in nursing preferred. Home Care experience preferred. Apply online and join our dynamic team!
Alberta Health Services
Oct 16, 2018
Part time
Registered Nurse - Home Care Requisition #: ALB00067455 Location: Rimbey, Alberta Job Type: Temporary Part Time Salary: $36.86 - $48.37 per hour Your Opportunity: If you are a Registered Nurse who loves small town living and working with the elderly, then this position in Rimbey might be just what you’re looking for! Rimbey is a small town of approximately 2600 and is located approximately 45 minutes north west of Red Deer. The Rimbey Home Care program serves a large area of clients including the community of Rimbey and surrounding areas. We work closely with community groups, other health care services in the community and as part of a multidisciplinary team. Registered Nurse - Case Manager is responsible for directing the care of clients under the home care program. The Registered Nurse - Home Care Case Manager must have strong interpersonal communication and interdisciplinary team player skills, excellent critical thinking, creativity, resourcefulness, time management, and organization abilities. The Case Manager responsibilities include assessment of client needs, establishing goals for client care delivery, planning, delivering, and coordination of care needs, resources, and services within professional practice standards and home care program guidelines, communication and coordination of client care with the interdisciplinary team; and evaluation of outcomes. Rimbey is the centre of a thriving mixed farming and oil and gas region and is the gateway to some excellent recreation facilities. Rimbey is centrally located amongst many lakes and rivers and close to the foothills and mountains. Rimbey is within close proximity to Sylvan Lake, Gull Lake and Pigeon Lake. An abundant array of wildlife offers endless hours of enjoyment for photographers and nature lovers. The town has a very sound economy and is blessed with having most services within the community. As you walk the streets of Rimbey you will always be greeted by a hello and a smile from those you pass by. 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). Ability to be on call as per operational needs and report to the site/client’s home for on call/call back duties within 30-45 minutes of call. Preferred Qualifications: New graduates will be considered and training is available for the right candidate. Training in case management principles is an asset. Knowledge of the continuing care sector and various levels of care is an asset. Knowledge of the RAI/MDS HC is preferred. Experience in wound care with excellent knowledge of wound care principles and wound care product use is an asset. Apply online and join our dynamic team!
Alberta Health Services
Oct 16, 2018
Part time
Registered Nurse - Home Care Requisition #: ALB00066556 Location: Rocky Mountain House, Alberta Job Type: Temporary Part Time Salary: $36.86 - $48.37 per hour Your Opportunity: Reporting to the Care Manager of Rocky Mountain House Home Care the Registered Nurse - Home Care Case Manager will be responsible for coordinating and providing quality care to clients in the community. You will provide nursing assessment, case coordination and direct care in partnership with clients and their families in their own residence or an alternate care setting, as determined by the assessment. Through the development of the care plan you will ensure services are provided and modified on an ongoing basis or as needed. You will facilitate with the interdisciplinary team to provide the appropriate internal and external resources as required to ensure quality, timely, and consistent client care. 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). Minimum of 3 years Home Care experience within the last 5 years of nursing required. Experience within the last 5 years providing case management required. IV certification required. Physically able to perform all assigned tasks and may involve physical exertion not limited to climbing stairs, walking outside, lifting, pulling, pushing, stooping, and carrying which may involve visits to client homes that are not ideal. Excellent interpersonal, communication, time management and ability to work in a collaborative team demonstrating adaptability and flexibility. Preferred Qualifications: A Baccalaureate degree in nursing preferred; however, skills and experience relevant to nursing practice in community sector will be considered. Current use of Meditech, Service Authorizations, RAI-HC, Netcare, and AADLs preferred. Experience with HPT, wound care, client teaching, palliative support is an asset. Apply online and join our dynamic team!
Alberta Health Services
Oct 15, 2018
Part time
Registered Nurse / Registered Psychiatric Nurse Requisition #: ALB00066123, ALB00067461, and ALB00046519 Location: Breton, Alberta Job Type: Part Time Salary: $36.86 - $48.37 per hour Your Opportunity: If you are a Registered Nurse who loves small town living and working with the elderly, then this position in Breton might be just what you’re looking for! Breton Long Term Care is a 23 bed unit located in a rural setting where Registered Nurses work as a charge nurse, within an interdisciplinary team environment to provide resident and family centered care. The Registered Nurse / Registered Psychiatric Nurse – Continuing Care (RN/RPN) will be required to provide leadership including direction, supervision, mentoring, constructive feedback and resident 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 resident 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 dementias. Breton is a progressive community in central Alberta, located 48 km east of Drayton Valley or 100 km southwest of Edmonton. Breton is surrounded by lakes and woods and is home to the Coyote Lake Nature Sanctuary, which supports 154 bird species, 22 mammal species and 266 plant species including a number of rare and uncommon orchids. The sanctuary is open to the public for daytime visits and self-guided hikes. Several organized sports programs are available including baseball, soccer, a dance studio and gymkhana club and the town is building a beautiful new Community Centre. There’s always something to do in Breton, whether it’s visiting with friends and family, taking a walk on the paved walkways, or playing a round of golf at one of the two golf courses. 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). 2 years gerontology nursing experience but willing to train. Charge Nurse and leadership training is an asset. Apply online and join our dynamic team!