Alberta Health Services

Health Care Aide (BB-981CE)

Found in: Neuvoo CA

Description:

Your Opportunity:

As a member of our Nursing care team, the Health Care Aide will demonstrate genuine interest and respect for our clients and utilize your knowledge, skills, and abilities to competently provide direct client care. Client care may include assisting clients with activities of daily living, treatments and treatment plan, and other Nursing team related activities. The Health Care Aide responsibilities include providing basic Nursing care to residents as an unregulated worker under the supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN), Registered Psychiatric Nurse (RPN) or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in accordance with resident care plans, policies and procedures. Assists in providing a clean and safe environment. Monitors resident progress and reports relevant information to the Registered Nurse in a timely manner. Monitors and participates in care plan implementation as directed. Following demonstration of competence. Responsible for providing restricted activities deemed appropriate by the organization based on the resident on the condition and under the supervision of the LPN or RN. Responsible for maintaining accurate, concise documentation that meets organizational legislative and legal requirements. Able to perform duties that involve periods of physical activity such as standing, walking, bending, and lifting weights up to 25 kg.

Description:

As a Health Care Aide (HCA) - Nursing Attendant, you are responsible for providing personal assistance, supporting activities of daily living and providing comfort and support services to patients (clients, residents) who require short-term assistance or ongoing support. You will work closely with patients, families, and caregivers spanning the continuum of care in home, community or health care facilities. You will play a key role in providing safe, quality patient and family centered care while reflecting the shared vision and values of AHS.

  • Classification: Health Care Aide
  • Union: AUPE AUX
  • Department: Wainwright HC Aux LTC Nursing
  • Primary Location: Wainwright Health Centre
  • Multi-Site: Not Applicable
  • FTE: 0.44
  • Employee Class: Regular Part Time
  • Hours per Shift: 5.00
  • Length of Shift in weeks: 5
  • Shifts per cycle: 17
  • Shift Pattern: Evenings, Weekends
  • Days Off: As Per Rotation
  • Vehicle Requirement: Not Applicable
  • Required Qualifications:

    Active directory status on the Alberta Health Care Aide Directory. Must provide a confirmation letter as proof of enrolment from the Directory at https://www.albertahcadirectory.com/health-care-aides/confirmation/. Nursing students currently enrolled in an approved Alberta nursing program who have successfully completed a minimum of 100 hours of practicum; and are either in their 1st year of practical nursing program; or 2nd year of baccalaureate nursing or psychiatric nursing program will be considered. Must attest to this compliance and provide proof of qualification.

    Additional Required Qualifications:

    As required.

    Preferred Qualifications:

    Recent experience is an asset, as well as the ability to communicate effectively with the client population being served.

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