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Registered Nurse - Emergency

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Nursing - Nurse/Psych Nurse
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Alberta Health Services
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ALB00111097 Requisition #
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Healthy Albertans, Healthy Communities. Together. Come join our ACH Emergency team and make a difference in the lives of Alberta children and families at Alberta Children’s Hospital. Reporting to the Unit Manager, as the Registered Nurse (RN) you will work as an essential member of the Alberta Children’s Hospital Emergency Department team caring for pediatric patients of varying acuity. Specific Accountabilities: The Registered Nurse - Emergency participates in the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of care. You will be accountable to the public for your own practice, responsible for ensuring that your practice meets legislative requirements and the practice standards of the College and Association of Registered Nurses Alberta (CARNA).

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.

  • Classification: Registered Nurse
  • Union: United Nurses of Alberta
  • Department: (ACH) EMERGENCY
  • Primary Location: Alberta Children's Hospital
  • Multi-Site: At (UNA only)
  • FTE: 0.70
  • Posting End Date: 22-JUL-2019
  • Temporary Employee Class: Temp P/T Benefits
  • Date Available: 02-SEP-2019
  • Temporary End Date: 05-AUG-2020
  • Hours per Shift: 7.75
  • Length of Shift in weeks: 12
  • Shifts per cycle: 40
  • Shift Pattern: Evenings, Weekends
  • 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:

Current BLS - Heart and Stroke. Minimum 2 years nursing experience obtained within the past 3 years. Strong Understanding of Family Centered Care.

Preferred Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing. One year emergency experience obtained in the last 3 years. One year pediatric experience obtained in the last 3 years. Recent Critical Care Experience. Trauma/ Triage/ Charge Experience. Current PALS & ACLS (within 2 years). Current ENPC& TNCC (within 4 years). ACCN certification. UTD ACE modules. QI experience. SEC trained.

Please note:

All postings close at 23:59 of the posting end date indicated.

Important:

Alberta Health Services (AHS) is committed to ensuring the safety of staff and patients and requires all NEW employees to provide a satisfactory criminal record check (CRC) and/or Vulnerable Sector Search(VSS) prior to the start of their employment. The CRC/VSS must be specific to the role at AHS and must be dated no more than 90 days prior to the date on your written offer from AHS.

Healthy Albertans. Healthy Communities. Together.

We’re passionate about what we do.  Our team of skilled and dedicated health care professionals, support staff and physicians who promote wellness and provide health care every day, all across Alberta. 


Everything we do at AHS reflects a patient and family centred approach; it’s about putting patients’ and families’ experiences, priorities and trust first.


We are an equal opportunity employer. AHS values the diversity of the people and communities we serve and is committed to attracting, engaging and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce.

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