Registered Nurse

Alberta Health Services - Consort, AB (30+ days ago)

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Your Opportunity:
As the Registered Nurse - Community Care Case Coordinator, you will act as a close liaison with family members, significant others, physicians and health care providers in acute, long-term and community care, while assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating care for clients using nursing diagnosis. As a Case Coordinator, you will report to the Manager of Community Care and will use a case coordination approach while assisting clients and their families with providing assessments, case coordination and direct care for a caseload of home care clients. You will demonstrate a professional, positive attitude while continually utilizing your excellent communication, interpersonal and problem solving skills. Consort is a vibrant, rural community, with friendly people and a lower cost of living than major centers. It's a great place to raise a family, with amenities available that include a local Kindergarten to Grade 12 School, Adult Learning Centre and Public Library, with a variety of arts and cultural clubs and activities. Also known as the "Village of Opportunity," Consort has plenty of trails nearby to enjoy your favorite outdoor activity, while the Consort Sportex provides space for hockey, family skating, swimming lessons, and more.

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: CZ CONT CHC Case Coordinator
Primary Location: Consort Comm/Mental Hlth Ctr
Multi-Site: At or Out of (UNA only)
FTE: 0.00
Posting End Date: 30-JAN-2020
Employee Class: Casual/Relief
Date Available: 09-FEB-2020
Hours per Shift: 7.75
Length of Shift in weeks: Varied
Shifts per cycle: Varied
Shift Pattern: Days
Days Off: Other
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:
Ability to meet the physical demands of the job.

Preferred Qualifications:
Experience in Meditech, Care Manager and RAI. Recent nursing experience in Senior's Health.