Registered Nurse

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

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Your Opportunity:
This position has 4 shifts: one per week, where the successful applicant will act as the LTC Coordinator, assisting doctors with rounds on LTC patients, leading family conferences, assessing and making recommendations on wound care, coordinating the needs for 15 LTC residents and mentoring the LTC staff. The successful applicant will need to be knowledgeable about RAI assessments and how to use outcome scales to deliver quality care. The other 6 shifts have duties on Acute Care and in the ER.

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: (VUL) MED/SURG/OBS
Primary Location: Vulcan
Multi-Site: At (UNA only)
FTE: 0.52
Posting End Date: 03-FEB-2020
Employee Class: Regular Part Time
Date Available: 13-FEB-2020
Hours per Shift: 7.75
Length of Shift in weeks: 4
Shifts per cycle: 10
Shift Pattern: Days, Evenings, Nights, Weekends, On Call
Days Off: As Per Rotation
Minimum Salary: $36.86
Maximum Salary: $48.37
Vehicle Requirement: N/A

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:
RAI training or willing to be trained. Knowledge of the Continuing Care Health Service Standards. ACLS.

Preferred Qualifications:
SWAT or other advanced wound care training. Rural nursing that has included both acute care and Long Term Care. TNCC. Norquest Tutor Training.