Your Opportunity : Description :
As a Health Care Aide (HCA) - Nursing Attendant, 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.
Required Qualifications :
Must meet one of the Alberta Health Services (AHS) Health Care Aide (HCA) competency requirements : Certified - certified as a Health Care Aide through a Government of Alberta licensed post-
secondary institution using the Provincial Health Care Aide Curriculum. Evidence required upon hire; orSubstantially Equivalent -
orDeemed Competent - assessed as competent by an Alberta regulated nurse, using the Provincial Competency Assessment Profile Tool.
Evidence required upon hire; or candidate would be required to register for a HCA course from a Government of Alberta licensed post-
secondary institution using the Provincial Health Care Aide Curriculum within 155 hours or 6 weeks (whichever comes first), and successfully complete the course within 12 month timeline from date of hire.
Additional Required Qualifications :
Preferred Qualifications :
Supportive Pathways.HCA certificate.NCVI.Experience with elderly clients.