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Nursing Attendant

Nursing Attendant
Nursing - Aide
Wainwright Health Centre
2012-11-26  Time: 23:59

As Per Rotation
Days, Evenings, Nights, Weekends
Minimum: 18.41 per hour Maximum: 22.38 per hour
As a member of our nursing care team, you 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.

  • Provides basic nursing care to residents under the direction of the LPN or RN 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.
  • Monitor and participate in care plan implementation as directed.
  • Following demonstration of competence, is 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 Registered Nurse.
  • Responsible for maintaining accurate, concise documentation that meets organizational legislative and legal requirements.
  • Perform other duties as required.
  • Education: Graduate from an approved educational program OR must complete a pre-service manual during orientation and agree to enroll in an AHS recognized HCA certification program within 60 days of start date and complete within 18 months.

    A Nursing Attendant, currently employed within the region, must be a graduate from an approved educational program OR be assessed, relative to client needs, as having competency (knowledge, skills, behaviours, and attitudes) compatible with the competencies outlined in the Alberta Provincial Curriculum for Health Care Aides.

    Qualifications: Recent experience plus ability to communicate effectively with the client population being served. Able to perform duties that involve periods of physical activity such as standing, walking, bending, and lifting weights up to 25 kg. Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers (BCLS-HCP) Level C (as per unit requirements).

    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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