Registered Nurse/Registered Psychiatric Nurse - Edmonton

Company: Alberta Health Services
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Location: Edmonton, Canadá

Your Opportunity:Looking for inspired nurses with experience in trauma informed, harm reduction care to work in a 6 bed complex medical detox unit.
Reporting to the Manager of Site Specialty Services for Addiction & Mental Health at the Royal Alexandra Hospital, the nurse is required to complete assessments, interventions, documentation and plan the care for patients with complex medical needs compromised by detoxification.
Must have excellent assessment, documentation, organization, communication and team work skills.
Must be experienced in medical nursing with a preference given to candidates who possess addiction and mental health experience as well.
Must be an independent thinker with proven ability to problem solve and think critically within an interdisciplinary team environment.
Provides knowledgeable and caring clinical practice and care coordination through an understanding of patient, family, nurse, and healthcare delivery team.
Consistently provides safe, therapeutic care in a holistic and systematic way.
Integrates knowledge, skills, and experiences to meet the needs of patients and families throughout the continuum, to include patient and family education.
Candidates are required to have a substantial understanding of addiction and recovery principles, in addition to an understanding of the harm reduction working with complex medical patients.
To ensure your skills and qualifications are considered please attach a resume and cover letter with your application.Description: 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 NurseUnion: United Nurses of AlbertaDepartment: Unrestr.RAH.MedicalDetoxPrimary Location: Royal Alexandra HospitalMulti-Site: At or Out of (UNA only)FTE: 1.00Posting End Date: 25-JAN-2021Employee Class: Regular Full TimeDate Available: 04-FEB-2021Hours per Shift: 7.75Length of Shift in weeks: 12Shifts per cycle: 57Shift Pattern: Days, Evenings, Nights, WeekendsDays Off: As Per RotationMinimum Salary: $36.86Maximum Salary: $48.37Vehicle Requirement: Not ApplicableRequired Qualifications: 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: Registered Nurse / Registered Psychiatric Nurse with 2 years minimum experience in medical/surgical acute care, with preference given to those who also have experience working with Addiction & Mental Health populations.Preferred Qualifications: Experience with central lines, intravenous infusions, and critical care an asset.

Work Day: Full Time
Employment type: Permanent Job
Salary: Negotiable

Minimal experience: No experience

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