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Registered Nurse / Home Care Case Manager
At or out of Grande Cache Community Health Centre
Seniors Health - Home Care
United Nurses of Alberta
2012-12-10 Time: 23:59
Hours per Shift: 7.75 hours
Shifts per Cycle: 19 shifts
Length of Shift Cycle: 4 weeks
As per U.N.A Collective Agreement
Reporting to a manager or designate, the Case Manager provides restricted activities and care within the full scope of practice as defined by the College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta (CARNA).The Case Manager utilizes the nursing process, critical thinking and problem solving skills to provide care to individuals, families, groups and communities across the life span. The Case Manager ensures the development, implementation and ongoing administration of the client care plans. The Case Manager assesses, coordinates, supervises, administers and evaluates the provision of health services and healthcare resources. Through education and the interpretation of evidence-based healthcare practices and processes, the Case Manager plays a key role in support of an integrated and holistic approach to the client’s health care, health promotion and health maintenance requirements. Providing clinical leadership, with complex or unpredictable clients and client care settings, the Case Manager acts as the liaison between the inter-professional team and other providers of care to support the patient/client. The Case Manager provides professional nursing care using the nursing process, participates in the inter-professional client care process, and performs duties in accordance with the vision, goals, and standards of Alberta Health Services.
Current CARNA practice permit
Graduation from an accredited nursing program.
Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing required.
If applicants with a baccalaureate degree in nursing are not suitable, applicants with a diploma in nursing and three years recent experience in home care or acute care may be considered.
Valid drivers license and access to a reliable vehicle; Acceptable drivers abstract; Proof of business insurance;
Certification in gerontology, palliative care, wound care and/or foot care an asset.
Knowledge of nursing standards/protocols as required in area of specialty.
Knowledge of basic nursing care procedures required.
Knowledge of scope of practice as defined by CARNA.
Knowledge of the Canadian Nurses Association Code of Ethics.
- Vehicle Required - Required to provide a vehicle for business use; along with acceptable driver's abstract and proof of business insurance
- Driver's License Required
Required to provide a vehicle for business use; along with acceptable driver’s abstract and proof of business insurance
Apply online at www.healthjobs.ab.ca or via Fax: (780) 402-8104
All applications must include the competition number and a current resume to be received by Human Resources no later than midnight of the closing date.
We thank all candidates for their applications however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
AHS values the diversity of the people and communities we serve, and is committed
to attracting, engaging and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce.
Please submit one application for each position desired as copies of applications will not be submitted for multiple postings on your behalf. Applications must include skills and ability for the position, since selection is based on information provided in the application. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Thank you for applying with the AHS!
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