Located in the picturesque Foothills of Alberta and in close proximity to the Rocky Mountains, Edson Home Care has an opportunity for a dynamic and enthusiastic individual to join our team. Reporting to the Seniors Health Area Manager, the Registered Nurse Case manager is responsible for collaborating and organizing comprehensive health care services for clients in a variety of settings. The RN Case Manager has experience in the role of advocate and can balance the needs of the individual, family and community within organizational and legislative parameters. The Edson Home Care team is knowledgeable, with a strong commitment to quality patient care. The RN Case manager has the ability to develop creative approaches to client care and demonstrates sound critical thinking and ethical decision making. The RN Case Manager demonstrates a patient and family centered approach with all client interactions. The RN Case Manager provides clinical supervision to Healthcare Aides and is responsible for comprehensive assessment and care planning for community care clients.
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: NZ ED CHC Home Nursing
- Primary Location: Edson Healthcare Centre
- Multi-Site: At or Out of (UNA only)
- Posting End Date: 06-APR-2018
- Employee Class: Regular Part Time
- Date Available: 16-APR-2018
- Length of Shift in weeks: 12
- Shift Pattern: Days, Evenings, Nights, Weekends
- Days Off: As Per Rotation
- Vehicle Requirement: Driver's License, Vehicle Required
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:
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Excellent organizational and time management skills. Ability to monitor financial accountabilities. Demonstrated critical thinking and decision making skills. Demonstrated assessment skills. Physically able to perform all assigned tasks. Ability to perform all duties in accordance with related legislation.
Home Care experience strongly preferred.
To apply, please send all applications directly to the Alberta Health Services careers website and search for Requisition #