Alberta Health Services

  • Edmonton, AB, Canada

4 job(s) at Alberta Health Services

Alberta Health Services
Jun 30, 2020
Part time
Licensed Practical Nurse  Location: Westlock, Alberta, Canada Requisition #: ALB00150279 Salary Range: $27.73 -$36.34 per hour Job Type: Regular Part Time Y our Opportunity: The energetic Town of Westlock offers something for everyone - a great community to raise a family, a fun, active lifestyle with both indoor and outdoor recreation opportunities, and a community full of residents happy to lend a helping hand, along with being only 70km North of Edmonton. Westlock has an active OR with orthopedic surgery, ophthalmology, obstetrics and general surgery and is an Acute Stroke Center for the north. The Westlock 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. 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: Completion of an accredited OR technician program required. Ability to perform consistently in a highly organized, rapid moving, complex environment. Ability to collaborate within the expectations of a highly complex integrated team. Must demonstrate advanced communication, problem solving and critical thinking skills. Must exhibit respect, team work and team spirit. Ability to wear lead apron protection for an extended period of time. Basic computer skills are required. The ability to cope and effectively perform in stressful and/or emergency situations is essential. The position is very physically demanding. Must be able to lift/pull/push more than 25 lbs. There is a lot of above shoulder requirement for prepping and positioning of patients. Preferred Qualifications: Previous operating room experience in a Surgical Suite setting is preferred. ACLS/PALS desirable. Previous acute care and maternity experience is preferred.
Alberta Health Services
Jun 26, 2020
Full time
Registered Nurse – New Grad Location: Manning, Alberta, Canada Requisition #: ALB00129597 Salary Range: $36.86 - $48.37 per hour Job Type: Regular Full Time Your Opportunity: The Population and Public Health Nurse is a key position working in partnership with a multidisciplinary team and community stakeholders. This position is located at the Manning Community Health Centre in the town of Manning in Northern Alberta, located on the banks of the beautiful Notikewin River. The Manning Farmers Market has been a fixture in Manning for over 30 years. Recreation venues include the Centennial Outdoor Pool, a paved walking trail, a curling rink, a skating and hockey arena, two outdoor ice rinks, a ski hill, a concrete skate park, and an outdoor splash park. As the Registered Nurse you 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. This position also provides services to individuals, families, groups and communities with attention to diversity and the social determinants of health. This position will be a part of the 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. 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. New Graduates are welcome to apply. 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 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 preferred; however, skills and experience relevant to nursing practice in the community sector will be considered. Public Health nursing experience with immunization, Healthy Beginnings and Child Health Clinic. Maternal/newborn certifications: breastfeeding courses, lactation consultant and childbirth education. Recent nursing experience with pre-natal, labor and delivery, maternal/postpartum, newborn assessment or worked with young families/pediatric population.
Alberta Health Services
Jun 19, 2020
Full time
Registered Nurse/Registered Psychiatric Nurse - Assertive Outreach Location: High Prairie, Alberta, Canada Requisition #: ALB00138006 Salary Range: $36.86 – $48.37 per hour Job Type: Regular Full Time 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. 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. This could be 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). Preferred Qualifications: Community based nursing experience an asset. Background in Addiction and mental health an asset.
Alberta Health Services
Jun 04, 2020
Full time
Registered Nurse/Registered Psychiatric Nurse - Assertive Outreach Location: St. Paul, Alberta, Canada Requisition #: ALB00136566 Salary Range: $36.86 - $48.37 per hour Job Type: Regular Full Time Your Opportunity: This is a community mental health nursing position working within the town of St. Paul and surrounding areas as part of a larger team of Assertive Outreach Services. The Registered Nurse/ Registered Psychiatric Nurse - Assertive Outreach will have the opportunity to work within inter-disciplinary teams serving populations living with severe and persistent mental illness and addictions. You will be able to participate in case management provision of care where initiative and energy is appreciated and supported. St. Paul is located approximately 200 km northeast of Edmonton. The area is home to approximately 6000 people. St. Paul is along the southern leg of the Iron Horse Trail - 300 km of former railroad that has been adapted for hiking, biking, horseback riding, quadding, or snowmobiling. If trails aren't for you, they also offer both indoor and outdoor ice rinks, a curling rink, a riding barn and fair grounds, tennis courts, golf course, ball diamonds and soccer fields. Camping, fishing and other lake activities are in abundance as there are many, many beautiful lakes surrounding our town. Living in a small town that is close to a big city offers the best of all worlds. 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). CRPNA registration is accepted for Registered Psychiatric Nurse applicants. Knowledge regarding mental illnesses and DSM 5 awareness. 1 or greater years of experience related to the care of clients with acute mental illness. Medication awareness related to psychiatry. Preferred Qualifications: Demonstrated effective communication skills. Non-Violent Crisis Intervention Training. Recognized training in conducting suicide risk assessments, experience and demonstrated knowledge considered as well. Understanding of mental health act legislation.