Wednesday , February 21 2024

AHS Jobs – Health Care Aide

Website Alberta Health Services

Job Description:

As a Health Care Aide (HCA), 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.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Active directory status on the Alberta Health Care Aide Directory.
  • Must provide a confirmation letter as proof of enrolment from the Directory
  • 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.
  • Completion of a recognized Health Care Aide Course (or equivalent) is required. Medical Terminology course is required.
  • Current BCLS-HCP taken within the last 12 months is required- issued from Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada (HSFC) only.
  • Must be able to meet the physical demands of the job. Duties that involve periods of physical activity such as standing, bending, walking and lifting.

Job Details:

Company: Alberta Health Services

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Edmonton, AB, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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