Registered Nurse - Home Care

  • Alberta Health Services
  • Dec 04, 2019

Job Description

Registered Nurse

Requisition #: ALB00114358

Location: High Prairie, Alberta, Canada

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. As a case manager with the home care program you will be responsible for coordinating the care of seniors in the community, lodge level home and supportive living facilities. You will collaborate with the LPN and HCA in the home care team to provide quality patient focused care for clients of our home care program.

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). 1-2 years nursing experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

Home Care Experience. Seniors Health Experience.

Job Category

Registered Nurse

City

High Prairie, Alberta, Canada