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Nursing - Nurse/Psych Nurse
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Alberta Health Services
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ALB00112381 Requisition #
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Reporting to the Care Manager, the Community Care Coordinator (CCC) is responsible for directing the care of clients under the home care program. The CCC’s responsibilities include: assessment of client needs; establishing goals for client care delivery; planning, delivering, and coordination of care needs, resources, and services within professional practice standards and home care program guidelines; communication and coordination of client care with the interdisciplinary team; and evaluation of outcomes. The goal is to deliver holistic and comprehensive care to meet the needs of individuals and families within the home care program. The CCC must have the following qualities to be successful in this role. Strong interpersonal communication and interdisciplinary team player skills. Excellent assessment skills supporting critical thinking, creativity, resourcefulness, time management, and organization abilities. Knowledge of the continuing care sector and various levels of care. Experience with legislation and standards as it relates to home care. Demonstrated ability to also work independently using sound professional judgment. Ability to monitor financial accountabilities. Familiarity with computer systems including but not limited to Meditech/PARIS, Microsoft Office, Lync/Skype for Business. Excellent attendance record, reliability, and personal suitability to the home care program which can be demonstrated through previous employment. Physically able to perform all assigned tasks. Ability to perform all duties in accordance with related legislation.

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: CZ SUNDRE CHC Case Coordinator
  • Primary Location: Sundre Community Health/MH
  • Multi-Site: Multi Site - At or Out of (UNA only)
  • FTE: 0.00
  • Posting End Date: 23-SEP-2019
  • Employee Class: Casual/Relief
  • Date Available: 03-OCT-2019
  • Hours per Shift: 7.75
  • Length of Shift in weeks: Varies
  • Shifts per cycle: Varies
  • Shift Pattern: Days, Weekends, On Call
  • 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:

Possession of a valid driver’s license and access to a motor vehicle in good repair for work-related travel. This position requires a vehicle for business use. Ability to be on call as per operational needs. Ability to report to the site/client’s home for on call/call back duties within 30-45 minutes of call.

Preferred Qualifications:

Strong clinical background in nursing with three years of registered nurse experience obtained within the last five years in a home care setting; continuing care experience may be considered. Experience in the following: Providing wound care with excellent knowledge of wound care principles and wound care product use. Palliative care. Provision of home parenteral therapy. Provision of effective education and client teaching. Training in case management principles.

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.

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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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