Registered Nurse/Diabetes Nurse Educator Job in Edmonton, AB at Covenant Health Alberta

The Registered Nurse (RN) participates in nursing assessments and interventions, care planning, implementing prescribed treatments, administering medications, evaluating treatments, and monitoring/documenting treatment progress and patient/resident response. Acting as an advocate, coordinator and liaison for the patient/resident, the RN identifies needs and sets priorities in collaboration with the multidisciplinary team. The RN facilitates patient/resident and family education and discharge planning, and may be required to act in a charge nurse capacity. The RN is responsible for the provision of care in accordance with established standards, and the Mission, Vision, Values, policies and procedures of Covenant Health.

Classification: Registered Nurse

Union: COV UNA

Department: Diabetes Education Centre GNCH

Primary Location: Grey Nuns Community Hospital

Multi-Site: At (UNA only)

FTE: 0.00

Posting End Date: 28-SEP-2020

Employee Class: Casual/Relief

Date Available: 08-OCT-2020

Hours per Shift: 7.75

Length of Shift in weeks: Varied

Shifts per cycle: Varied

Shift Pattern: Days

Days Off: Other

Minimum Salary: $36.86

Maximum Salary: $48.37

Vehicle Requirement: N/A

Required Qualifications:
Graduate of a Registered Nurse program or recognized equivalent required. Active registration with the College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta (CARNA) required. Basic Life Support Healthcare Provider (Level C) required.

Additional Required Qualifications:
Minimum of five (5) years current ambulatory nursing experience required. Experience with insulin pumps required. Insulin pump certified required. Three (3) years of recognized and current diabetes education experience required.

Preferred Qualifications:
Member of the Canadian Diabetes Association (Educators Section) preferred. Certified Diabetes Educator preferred. Adult Education Course completion desired. Proven competency in preparation of teaching materials for presentation with groups and individuals.

About the Company

Company: Covenant Health Alberta

Company Location:  Edmonton, AB

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About Covenant Health Alberta