Providence is calling a Registered Nurse to the Resource Pool (0.9 FTE, Variable, Days or Nights) at Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage, Alaska!
This is a full-time position with an award-winning, nationally recognized, and largest hospital in Alaska! We invite you to explore new departments and develop your nursing career as a Float Pool RN, which includes training and orientation to multiple units within the facility. Registered Nurses with critical care experience have the unique opportunity to join the Rapid Response Team!
In this position you will:
Deliver and supervise safe, evidence-based quality care, individualized for assigned patients which reflects a standard of best practice in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act.
Collaborate and consult with the patient, family members, and healthcare team to develop, document, implement and monitor individualized care plans and consult with all parties to assure necessary education in support of the treatment plan.
Work in partnership with healthcare team, the patient, and others as appropriate, in the development of a proactive discharge plan.
Legibly and electronically document patient care activities and information in an accurate, concise, and timely manner.
Support and assist with orientation of new staff and students.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Nursing degree/diploma upon hire
Bachelors of Nursing (BSN) or higher required within three (3) years or 20 years of RN experience
Active Alaska State RN License.
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) card must be from the following authorized governing bodies: American Heart Association (AHA) - (BLS Provider), American Red Cross (ARC) - (BLS for Health Care Provider), or Military Training Network (MTN) – (Healthcare Provider) upon hire
Expected to possess/obtain the required certifications and resuscitation for all units in which care is provided
Current Advanced Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) from the American Heart Association (AHA) or Military Training Network (MTN) upon hire
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Bachelors of Nursing Degree (BSN)
National certification in area of specialty
Strong Background in Medical-Surgical Nursing
About Providence Alaska Medical Center
Providence Health & Services Alaska is among nation's best employers for healthy lifestyles! The National Business Group on Health, a non-profit association of large U.S. employers, has honored Providence Alaska for its commitment and dedication to promoting a healthy workplace and encouraging our caregivers (employees) and families to support and maintain healthy lifestyles. Mountain-Pacific Quality Health has awarded Providence Alaska Medical Center with its Quality Achievement Award for high-quality care in the areas of heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical infection prevention. This is the highest honor awarded by Mountain-Pacific.
As the state's largest hospital, Providence Alaska Medical Center provides full-service, comprehensive care to all Alaskans, a role unmatched by any other in the state. Within our community, you will find top notch ski resorts, kayaking, and wildlife, as well as a bustling, down-town environment; the perfect combination of gorgeous scenery, wilderness, and city-life.
Please contact Alison Kindem for more information: Alison.Kindem@providence.org.
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As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.
Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.