Health Care Aide

AHS, Hanna Health Center
Hanna, AB
Part time

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 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.

Requirements include:

  • Active directory of 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 first year of practical nursing program; or second year of baccalaureate nursing or psychiatric nursing program will be considered
  • Must attest to this compliance and provide proof of qualification
  • Actively integrates Patient and Family Centered Care principles into practice
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills in order to work collaboratively with members of the multidisciplinary team
  • Demonstrate critical thinking, conflict resolution and problem solving skills
  • Excellent time management and prioritization skills
  • Demonstrate behaviors consistent with the values of AHS - compassion, accountability, respect, excellence, and safety
  • Experience in Geriatric Nursing an asset

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