Alberta Health Services
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Staff on unit 58 provide inpatient care to Acute Vascular, Oral Max, ENT Surgical patients and Podiatry patients. This unit uses the CoAct and collaborative model of care. PLC Unit 58 maintains an excellent relationship with their "sister unit" Vascular Special Care Unit 59. There may be instances where the successful candidate is asked to provide assistance on Unit 59.


As a Unit Clerk, you will be responsible for the efficient flow of communication between health professionals, departments, patients and families while maintaining confidentiality of patient information. You will also be responsible for a variety of administrative tasks which may include reception, greeting and directing visitors, patients and health professionals, maintaining patient records and charts, transcribing and processing physician orders as well as scheduling patient tests and/or treatments. You will also be responsible for performing a range of administrative activities in support of the unit.

  • Classification: Unit Clerk
  • Union: AUPE GSS
  • Department: PLC PCU 58 Vascular Surgery
  • Primary Location: Peter Lougheed Centre
  • Multi-Site: Not Applicable
  • FTE: 0.80
  • Posting End Date: 18-SEP-2019
  • Temporary Employee Class: Temp Part Time
  • Date Available: 28-SEP-2019
  • Temporary End Date: 16-JAN-2020
  • Hours per Shift: 7.75
  • Length of Shift in weeks: 6
  • Shifts per cycle: 24
  • Shift Pattern: Days, Evenings, Weekends
  • Days Off: As Per Rotation
  • Minimum Salary: $24.99
  • Maximum Salary: $30.38
  • Vehicle Requirement: N/A
Required Qualifications:

Completion of Grade 12 or equivalent. Completion of an accredited Unit Clerk Course or equivalent training program.

Additional Required Qualifications:

Fluent in SCM and Clinibase. Medical terminology. Demonstrated ability to function effectively in a multidisciplinary environment. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to effectively maintain collaborative working relationships with members of the multidisciplinary team is mandatory. Excellent time management and prioritization skills, with a demonstrated ability to function effectively within a dynamic environment. Demonstrated problem solving, critical thinking and conflict resolution skills. Actively integrates patient and family centered care principles within their own practice. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Compliance with the AHS Hand Hygiene policies. Understanding of the CoAct components and collaborative care in the acute care setting. Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

Demonstrated proficiency in computer skills – Knowledgeable of Microsoft office and Excel. Demonstrated ability to successfully establish relationships with both patients and families and engage them in their care.

Please note:

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


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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